Job Description: This System Engineer IV position supports the back-end of a next generation end user environment that combines a standard modern Windows based Desktop and Office Automation, with Unified Communications through a virtual environment. It brings improvements to desktop reliability, security, efficiency, and performance. With tools for creating, connecting, and collaborating, this environment allows managers, engineers, analysts, and other user groups to focus on their job, while this program provides the necessary IT support.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS:
-Supports system deployments and infrastructure implementation
-Experience with cloud/servers/network/storage implementation and support, along with some VMWare experience.
-Hardware troubleshooting, opening tickets, and handing off to Tier 3 as necessary
-Prepares documentation for infrastructure changes and participates in meetings to discuss and obtain approvals for changes
-Completes network monitoring and deployment reports and/or metrics as determined by the customer
-Must demonstrate initiative to move beyond status quo, i.e. Recommending improvements and ways to optimize systems
Top Skills Required:
-Good general experience with cloud/servers/network/storage
-Linux as primary O/S skill, with Windows as secondary
-Experience with VMWare
-Rack/stack equipment installation experience
-System logging and auditing
-UNIX Shell scripting, Python, BASH, and basic Puppet experience
To qualify, candidate must also meet these basic qualifications:
• Must currently have and be able to maintain a TS/SCI Clearance with Poly
• One of the following DoD approved certifications is necessary to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position: Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GCIH, or GCED.
• Must be available for on-call support.
• Must be open to the possibility of travel (CONUS & OCONUS), anticipate less than 5%.
Required Education & Related Experience: Either a Doctorate plus 4 years ,OR Master’s plus 6 years, OR Bachelor’s plus 8 years, Associate’s plus 10 years, OR H.S./GED plus 12 years
A TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.