Systems Engineer

Location: Fort Meade, Maryland
Date Posted: 04-17-2018
Minimum three (3) years experience as a Lead Systems Engineer.
A minimum of twelve (12) years of experience in one or more of the following:
a. System engineering of DoD command, control, communications and intelligence (C3I) systems;
b. Analyzing needs; deriving system-level requirements; and contributing to the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of computer networks and systems; or
c. Microelectronics engineering, integrated circuit design, and integrated circuit reverse engineering skills.

Join our team - focused on defending Government networks and keeping the tools used to defend them working efficiently! We have a great deal of work in this environment including orchestration, automated building and architecting of systems, hardening, and troubleshooting. You'll be charged with aiding the mission and analysts, keeping in sync with mission POCs for current focus and tasking, and ensuring uptime and response time of these very important systems.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent work/background experience
Measures of Performance:
- Configure and enable Active Directory Domain Services AD DS to ensure systems and resources are properly managed within the virtual infrastructure.
- Learning and showing understanding while using Nessus and Centrify
- Demonstrated understanding and ease of building, evaluating, and testing Group Policy Objects GPO.
- Setup and update DNS as requested and ensure the most efficient configuration.
- Immediate ability to write PowerShell scripts, and ability to write more complex scripts by the end of the first year
- Demonstrate understanding and proficiency in Windows administration, understanding and use of virtualization, and some minor comfort and ability with Linux assistance
- Provide input and assistance for VMWare - vSphere/Horizon View/VDP environments as needed (no skills needed to start, we'll help you along expecting your ability to learn as needed)
- Configure and update logging, auditing, firewalls, accounts, patching, and overall configuration to ensure hardened and protected mission capabilities
- Work with a small to medium team (5-10) whose focus lies on similar tasking to come up with better methods and cutting-edge solutions for the hard problems faced throughout our customer's environment
Optional and Useful:
- Container technologies like Docker
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