Directory Services System Administrator #4134


  • US-TX-San Antonio
  • Information Technology
  • Top Secret w/ SCI
  • On-site only
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GovCIO is currently hiring for a Directory Services Systems Administrator to provide extensive Active Directory expertise in support of the BluSCI network.  This position will be located in San Antonio, TX and will be an onsite only position.


Establishes and maintains smooth operation of computer systems (to include operating systems, software and hardware) in networked or stand-alone configurations, maintains system integrity, and upgrades systems and/or servers as required. May create and document new methods supporting network/system operations and implement changes to procedures. Consults with support teams, help desks, customers and other technical staff in the resolution of problems, coordinates and performs operation and/or maintenance activities for networks/servers, identifies recurring problems and recommends steps to reduce the severity or frequency of problems. May plan for the transition of development and/or production environments to new technologies, utilize system software to monitor the performance of system files, manage system data to maintain performance efficiencies and/or study system requirements to determine proper server installation methods and procedures.

  • Understand and assess the current BluSCI Enterprise Directory Services business processes, tools and operating model.
  • Understand the BluSCI Enterprise customer requirements, challenges and business objectives.
  • Implement, configure and optimize Active Directory, AD Sites and Services, Group Policy and other directory services and then work to automate business workflows on the platform.
  • Integrate directory services with third-party solutions and platforms.
  • Perform acceptance testing, transition and knowledge transfer to customers and stakeholders.
  • Monitors system performance and implements performance tuning.

Specifically, this position will:

  • Serve as Directory Services Administrator for BluSCI network
  • Coordinate with the Directory Services SME and implement plans for optimization
  • Submit formal security patch implementation requests IAW CCMP
  • Have an understanding and knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, AD Sites, Powershell and Services best practices and business process analysis and design
  • Possess soft skills to lead, communicate, negotiate, focus on details, prioritization, decision-making, presentation and a strong analytical and problem-solving skill
  • Provide over-the-shoulder mentoring on direcotry services to the USG personnel
  • Develop and document Standard Operating Procedures


  • High School with 6-9 of Years of experience
    • At least 4 years in direct support of Directory Services such as Active Directory, Group Policy and Sites and Services
  • Current Security+ certification
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Experience working with and updating Service Now
  • Proven ability to coordinate with stakeholders and collaborate with other team members
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

Required: Top Secret SCI Clearance 



Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers--people who are passionate about transforming government IT. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can't do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things - for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this mission. Are you ready to be a transformer?

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.


Posted Pay Range


The posted pay range, if referenced, reflects the range expected for this position at the commencement of employment, however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, education, experience, and internal equity. The total compensation package for this position may also include other compensation elements, to be discussed during the hiring process. If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the GovCIO reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, GovCIO or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Pay range: $80,000 - $85,000 Annually

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