General Dynamics Information Technology Senior Wintel Systems Engineer/Windows Scripter in Arlington, Virginia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Public Trust

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required


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Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:

General Dynamics Information Technology and CSRA have united to create the premier provider of high-tech IT solutions to the government IT market. Together as General Dynamics Information Technology, we deliver cost-effective, next-generation IT solutions and services to the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies as they modernize their information systems.

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC] mission is to preserve and promote public confidence in the U.S. financial systems by insuring deposits in banks and thrift institutions for up to $250,000; by identifying, monitoring, and addressing risks to the deposit insurance funds; and by limiting the effect on the account and the financial system when a bank or thrift institution fails. CSRA provides the day-to-day operational services to FDIC in support of infrastructure, facilities, hardware, software, and systems. CSRA supports operational security, client support/help desk, data center operations, asset management, and systems engineering service areas. The FDIC Engineering team provides support to a plethora of cutting-edge technologies across the IT spectra. It has a state of the art development lab to test new functionality, architectures, and equipment. Engineers are tasked with developing and deploying innovative solutions to meet business requirements - not managing day to day, same technology operations.

GDIT/CSRA is seeking a Senior Wintel Systems Engineer/Windows Scripter. U.S. Citizenship and background investigation is required; you must have a current clean financial background. (Though the position is 8-5 M-F, the role requires flexibility to support issues or planned activities after hours, weekends and holidays as needed.

Task and responsibilities in this role include, but are not limited to the following:

Primary responsibility includes evaluating, analyzing, re-packaging, testing and deploying the Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) products for the environment.

Responsible for evaluating, scripting, testing, and deployment of custom developed and third-party software through the Wise Package Studio.

• Create 90+ high quality silent MSI based packages delivered through Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager

• Create scripts to support the deployment of over 5000 Windows 7 laptop and desktop images.

• Support the technical deployment of Windows 7 by converting users from Windows XP through the use of automated scripts.

• Maintain Windows 7 lab environment and baseline Windows 7 version in order to support engineering department for advanced testing.

• Release written procedures through the Request for Implementation (RFI) process consisting of accurate and thorough installation procedures for applications to be released into DEV/QA/PROD environments.

• Support and setup Windows 7/Windows 10 for User Acceptance Test for each application.

Support and setup Windows 7/Windows 10 for User Acceptance Test for each application.

• Develop new and improved written procedures for distribution of standard corporate software.

• Provide Tier 3 Help Desk support for application and hardware support for Windows 7.

Managed trouble tickets on a daily basis using ServiceNow system.

To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications:

Familiarity with more advanced Windows components (Active Directory, Windows Deployment Services, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit, etc.)

Familiarity with BigFix components/languages (Fixlets/Analyses, Relevance/ActionScript)

Medium-to-strong experience in scripting (preferably PowerShell)

Decent background in Windows OS (basic understanding of file system structure/registry/services/etc.)

BS or equivalent + 14 yrs related experience, or MS + 12 yrs related experience.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Arlington - 3501 N Fairfax Dr (VAC008)

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CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

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We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.