Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/related discipline is required or equivalent experience.
Department of Defense SECRET security clearance may be attained after hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Cyber Systems Administrator. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems
Conducts systems analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies
The Server System Administrator is responsible for the day-to-day support of Server services and Operating Systems
Performs administration of physical and virtualized servers
Executes necessary configurations to ensure compliance with back-up and disaster recovery policies and procedure
Knowledge of security systems such as firewalls, intrusion detection, two factor authentication, etc.
Basic knowledge of cyber security technology and trends
System administration experience with Red Hat Linux Operating Systems
Ability to participate in or lead security work groups
System administration experience with Windows Server, Windows Workstations
Excellent technical document preparation and verbal communication skills
Follows standard practices and procedures
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with non-technical and technical audiences
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and effectively with a wide range of individuals including technical and non-technical staff
Ability to work individually with supervision
Understanding of access, permissions and security that gives the clients the access to the data they need to perform their daily activities
Executes the security testing and evaluation to ensure the correct implementation of security requirements
Executes security scanning and the analysis of the scan results
Hardening/Armoring of Linux and Windows systems using STIGs
Managing and implementing IAVAs on Linux and Windows systems
Implementing Host-based firewalls
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!