Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Ft. Meade, MD
Date Posted: 03-02-2018
As a systems engineer, performs design of server and application architectures.  Performs the administrative operation and maintenance of server hardware and software. Maintains system security and executes practices and procedures, monitors usage statistics and logs, monitors and remedies attempts to penetrate or corrupt server files. Maintains baseline configurations and performs modification of configuration settings. Institutes troubleshooting and incident response procedures.  Troubleshoots system related problems. Provides team leadership and guidance to less experienced administrators.  Responsible for the training, motivation, discipline and performance evaluation of assigned employees.  Remains current in operating systems/software analysis and technological developments and applications. Recommends future direction or projects to management. Provides expertise and direction in the development or modification of software programs and applications to enhance an operating system. 
Knowledge; Skills and Abilities 
  • MCSA Windows Server 2012
  • DOD 8570 IAT Level II required
  • Experience with Data Center infrastructure
  • Experience with backup and restoration technologies and implementation methods
  • Strong experience with server virtualization (VMWare VCP5 or Microsoft Hyper-V)
  • Experience with management of Storage Area Networking environments
  • Understanding of the Cisco UCS or Blade server systems
  • Competent to work at a high technical level on all phases of systems engineering activities
  • Excellent communication and briefing skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through
  • Solid worth ethic and the ability to work in a mission critical environment
  • Detail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work
  • Provides technical guidance and leadership to engineers with less experience
  • Understanding of Net Apps and Splunk
  • Understanding of working in a CISCO UCS and Virtual environment 
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
Must have a current Security+ CE and a computer environment certification as follows:
  1. Server 2012 consisting of one of the following completed (70-410, 70-411, or 70-412)
  2. Must have a working understanding of the CISCO UCS and Virtual environment - Certifications are a plus
8-10 years of related software development experience.

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