General Dynamics Information Technology SharePoint Administrator with Top Secret Clearance in Springfield, Virginia

Job Description

Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.

  1. Designs, develops, codes, tests, and debugs complex new software products, or makes significant enhancements to existing software.

  2. Researches and integrates design strategies, product specifications, development schedules, and user expectations into product capabilities.

  3. Resolves complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations.

  4. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.

  5. Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution.

  6. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

  7. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for software operating systems and application issues.

  8. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.

  9. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress.

  10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers.

  11. May serve as a technical team or task leader.

  12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  13. Participates in special projects as required.

Job Description

  • Designs, tests, builds and troubleshoots SharePoint infrastructure

  • Migrates content between SharePoint sites and farms (2010 to 2013) and troubleshoots for content integrity.

  • Configuring, maintaining, and troubleshooting SQL servers and databases with standard, clustered, and always-on configurations.

  • Building out and configuring SharePoint 2010 and 2013 environments, both on premises and in the cloud (AWS) across various enclaves

  • Testing and deploying patches on SharePoint servers

  • Testing and deploying SharePoint solutions across different environments

  • Creating and updating sites, lists, workflows, and forms

  • Entering and briefing SharePoint infrastructure change requests

  • Testing, coordinating, and implementing SharePoint infrastructure changes

  • Creating and presenting infrastructure and engineering presentation slides/diagrams to management and colleagues

  • Gathering program and user requirements to establish SharePoint application needs, capabilities, and seeking new program work with SharePoint API as basis for development activities and solutions

  • Participates in special projects as required


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.


8-10 years of related software development experience.


  • Must have a current and active TOP SECRET clearance, preferably with SCI

  • 8-10 years of Systems Engineering experience

  • 3-5 years SharePoint Administration experience

  • Experience with both SharePoint 2010 and 2013 environments

  • Experience migrating from SharePoint 2010 to 2013

  • Familiarity with the operation and maintenance of SharePoint environments

  • Strong troubleshooting skills with SharePoint, Windows Server, IIS, and SQL

  • Experience with both Windows Server 2008 and 2012 operating systems

  • Experience managing SharePoint content databases in SQL Server 2008, 2012, and 2014

  • Experience troubleshooting SQL database connection issues

  • Familiarity with securing web applications and servers with DISA STIG's

  • Experience scripting with PowerShell in SharePoint

  • Strong experience patching SharePoint Servers and Windows Server operations systems

  • Strong experience backing up, restoring, and moving sites and lists within SharePoint environments

  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • Experience creating/editing custom SharePoint workflows and InfoPath forms.

  • Experience tuning SharePoint to optimize performance

  • Familiarity with SharePoint 2016

  • Experience installing and configuring Project Server

  • Familiarity with SharePoint 3rd party tools

  • Experience writing technical documentation

  • Excellent oral and written communication

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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.