General Dynamics Information Technology Linux/Unix System Administrator - TS/SCI with Poly required in Fort Meade, Maryland

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Top Secret w/SCI eligibility

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret SCI



Job Family:

Information Technology

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.


This project operates, manages, and monitors the health and status of Record Message Systems and world-wide customer communications/hardware and software applications, troubleshoots and assists with corrective actions on LAN/CAN/WAN/Messaging devices, networks, systems, and related problems/issues.


  • Monitors and manages the operation of Record Messaging Systems.

  • Coordinates/corresponds with all responsible users and sites on messaging health and status issues.

  • Tests and supports new technology and the transition from legacy system.

  • Must be able to respond to call-ins.

  • Possibility of travel CONUS or OCONUS, approximately 5%

Required Qualifications:

  • High School/GED + 9 years OR Associates + 7 years OR Bachelors + 5 years OR Masters + 3 years OR Doctorate + 1 year

  • Intermediate or better experience with UNIX/Linux/Solaris systems in areas of system administration, integration, and development.

  • Experience in identifying network related problems.

  • Must have an active TS/SCI clearance with Poly.

  • Initiative to learn, especially new technology while maintaining legacy systems during a transition.

Nice-to-Have Skills:

  • Experience with routing support and initiating alt-routing

  • Experience with PKI authorization services; and System Security Plans (SSP) and the SSP role in development to production processes

  • Microsoft Windows system administration to support web based User Client

Required Certification:

  • One of the following DoD approved certifications is necessary to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position: Security+CE, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP CE, GCIH, CySA+, GICSP, CCNP Security, or GCED. NOTE: this certification requirement must be completed before an individual can join the task.


# of Openings:


Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA MD Fort Meade - 9800 Savage Rd (MDC083)

Additional Work Locations:

USA MD Columbia - 8830 Stanford Blvd (MDS004)

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.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

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.