Systems Engineer



  Full Time   Employee   Contractor

Annapolis Junction
United States

Systems Engineer

Position Description
This position requires a Department of Defense (DoD) clearance, so US Citizenship is required.

Position Summary:
The position will support the Web Content Filtering (WCF) team working to secure the traffic to and from client network and provide the logs to the client's Net Assurance teams.

Principle Duties & Responsibilities:
- Systems Engineer will plan, architect, implement, install/configure, maintain and troubleshoot the RHEL and Splunk applications, appliances, services and devices to varying degrees within appropriate security guidelines, industry standards and best practices as well as navigating and adhering to official change management policies
- The candidate?s main focus on the team will be Splunk, Linux and Microsoft products, Vmware hypervisor virtualization products, and certificate services. Additional capabilities and knowledge are required as outlined below.
- Develop, test, manage and ensure quality, production and use of VM infrastructure in the WCF lab
- Systems Engineer will provide subject matter expertise (SME) for the core technical focus technologies including: CentOS Unix and RHEL 7.x, Splunk, VMware vCenter 6x, VMware vSphere\ESXi 6x.
- Systems Engineer will use software tools and material to diagnose and solve issues/outages
- Resolve problems in compliance with the established procedures
- Use standard tools and procedures to carry out the established service deliveries and maintenance tasks
- Carry out server activities that can be planned (installations, updates, etc.)
- Respond to clients? requests based on contractual conditions
- Ensure the development and update of procedures and documentation
- Implement solutions, modifications and installations, and perform maintenance.

REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Technical competency and hands-on experience in the following technologies is required:
? CentOS Unix and RedHat Linux versions 5x, 6x and 7x Server
? Splunk
? VMware
? Network Traffic Analyzer tools (Wireshark)
? Network packet inspection

ADDITIONAL requirements:
Must have the required DoD 8570 certifications (Security+CE, CCNA-Security, SSCP, CASP, CISSP, etc.) or obtain them within 30 days of start date.

DESIRED Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
? Network Security Management (Panorama)
? Firewall Systems operations (Palo Alto, F5)
? Test operations and integration (Ixia technologies)
? Networking Devices and technologies (Juniper)
? Security Scanning tools (Nessus, SCAP, HBSS, etc.)
? Strong oral and written communication capabilities required for the development and delivery of project deliverables
? Systems Engineer will be required to act as a liaison between the service desk/Tier II teams and the vendor when required.
? Incident handling for cyber events when escalated from the Tier I & Tier II teams for resolution.
? Systems Engineer will need to be able to investigate, troubleshoot and resolve incidents, with the support of vendors as needed.
? Coordinate multiple groups as required for the proper interoperability of the project services with other enterprise service.
? Self-reliance, creativity and proactivity
? Able to work on challenging projects with changing environments
? Customer-focused Your future duties and responsibilities
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
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  • Communication (Oral/Written)
  • Detail-oriented
  • Linux
  • RedHat
  • Systems Analysis
  • Systems Engineering
  • Unix
  • VMware


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