Overview of Position

Senior Systems Engineer with Cloud & Virtualization Understanding. This position supports next generation infrastructure with unified communications through a virtualized environment. Responsible for system improvements in reliability, security, efficiency, and performance. Provides support for implementation, troubleshooting, deployments, and maintenance of IT systems, to include building, patching, and maintaining servers.

Requirements

  • Must currently have and be able to maintain a TS/SCI and FS Poly

(Candidates who do not have the skills, experience, or clearance listed as required will be removed from consideration.

  • One of the following DoD approved certifications is necessary to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position: Security+ CE, GSEC, SSCP, GICSP, CSA+, CCNASecurity, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GCIH, or GCED.
  • Must be open to the possibility of travel (CONUS & OCONUS), anticipate less than 5%.
  • -Must be available for on-call support.

Responsibilities

  • Experience building/managing servers in the AWS (Amazon Web Services) environment.
  • Experience with cloud/server/network/storage implementation and support.
  • Experience with VMware implementation and support.
  • Maintains up-to-date documentation, and prepares documentation for infrastructure changes.
  • Solid Linux (CentOS, RedHat, and Oracle Linux).

Software Knowledge:

  • EDC (Enterprise Data Center) - The EDC still consists of both VMs on VMware infrastructure and Solaris systems.
  • MASH (MachineShop) – build/support VMs (not the hardware or infrastructure in this environment)
  • DHE (Database Hosting Environment) – physical servers, RHEV (RedHat Virtual Environment) and VMware.
  • MUC VMware – build/support VMs (not the hardware or infrastructure for this environment).
  • PUPPET (to manage system configuration).
  • Standard services – Active Directory/Centrify, McAfee (Nails/ePO/CMA), etc.
  • Monitor systems using XYMON. Assists with design implementation, and maintenance of
    monitoring systems (physical & virtual).

Education & Experience

  • Master's degree and three (3) years experience
  • Bachelor's degree and five (5) years experience
  • Associate's degree and seven (7) years experience
  • High School Grad and nine (9) years experience