Powerful Computer

Linux/Windows Systems Engineer

Fort Meade, MD

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

•Seeking a Linux/Windows Systems Engineer in support of infrastructure services comprised of Linux (70%) Windows (30%), Virtualization, Storage, Network, HW, and data center engineers that works as a team to deliver innovative and sustainable IT environments to our customers.  

•Manages IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems in a virtual environment using VMWare, including installing and maintaining operating systems, configuring, and installing hardware/software utilizing monitoring technologies, troubleshooting, and sustaining the operational health of the infrastructure. 

•Provides Tier 1 through Tier 3 problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution of problems.

•Candidate must be able to coordinate and partner with various work centers, network engineers/administrators, and customer organizations in the execution of daily tasks.

•Strong communication skills, as well as excellent teaming skills and a positive, customer focused attitude. 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

•Ability to design, deploy and administer virtualized platforms

•Expertise working with VMWRE, Active Directory, Group Policy, File Servers, DHCP, shared storage and databases and Centrify

•In depth understanding of desktop and OS application interaction

•Software and Hardware configuration management

•Ability to assess and troubleshoot system outages

•System design analysis and consultation

•Knowledge and experience with Windows desktop, Operating Systems, and Serve OS

•Knowledge and experience with RHEL

•Familiar with System Security compliance (accreditation and certification)

•Ability to create automated processes through scripting using Python, PowerShell, etc.

•Expertise in patch management and deployment

•Must possess an ACTIVE TS/SCI with POLYGRAPH CLEARANCE

A Bachelor's degree in a Qualified Engineering Field or a related discipline and 10 years of systems engineering experience,  Master's degree and 8 years’ experience, Associate's Degree and 12 years experience, or High School Grad and 14 years’ experience in System Administration.

• One of the following DoD approved certifications is required to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position. Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GSIH, or GCED. Training and Certification provided for applicants meeting the above requirements

• Must possess an ACTIVE TS/SCI with POLYGRAPH CLEARANCE