Senior IT Systems Engineer - Messaging - Active Top Secret required

  • General Dynamics Information Technology
  • 501 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

**Type of Requisition:** Regular**Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:** Top Secret/SCI**Public Trust/Other Required:** Other**Job Family:** Systems AdministrationRoles & Responsibilities:+ Design, deploy, integrate and maintain complex on and off premise messaging platforms based on Microsoft Exchange.+ Stand up new Exchange servers and integrate them within the existing Exchange architecture.+ Configure, maintain, and balance Exchange databases to ensure optimal performance and redundancy.+ Configure and maintain user and group mailboxes, proxy / email addresses, and other Exchange attributes.+ Establish litigation holds and retrieve mailbox information for litigation queries.+ Maintain and configure storage requirements for the Microsoft Exchange environment.+ Troubleshoot email-related issues and problems.+ Leverage PowerShell and the Exchange Management Console to administer and configure the Exchange environment.+ Configure and ensure availability of Exchange Web Services to be utilized by third-party applications and integration with Exchange.+ Leverage networking knowledge to help solve email routing issues and other issues related to the Exchange environment.Qualifications & Requirements:+ BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Mathematics, or other related scientific or technical discipline is required.+ MS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related disciplines preferred. Microsoft and other professional certifications are preferred.+ DoD 8140 compliance required. Position requires three to eight years of relevant experience supporting projects of similar size, scope and complexity.+ Relevant experience can be substituted for education.+ Position requires an active TSServe as a system administrator overseeing over 2000 virtual machine servers.Configure and maintain virtual storage clusters, physical-to-virtual conversion of servers.Work with Storage Area Networks (SANs), Network Attached Storage (NAS), and Direct Attached Storage (DAS)Work with both VMWare and Hyper-V virtualization technologies.Work with Windows Server architecture.Configure and maintain the environment for High-Availability and Data Recovery.Assist with development of disaster recovery plans.The ideal candidates will be motivated, self-starters with great communications skills.Configure and maintain virtual storage clusters, physical-to-virtual conversion of servers. Configure and maintain the environment for High-Availability and Data Recovery. Assist with development of disaster recovery plans. BS in a technical discipline. MS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related disciplines preferred. VMWare management/ administration experience.Due to the COVID-19 pandemic this position is mostly telework. Post pandemic this position will be mostly onsite with the option for some telework.BA/BS and minimum 3 years experience required.DoD 8140 compliance required.Experience can be substituted for education.#GDITprioritynullWe are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.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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