System Integration Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Macdill Afb
United States


Job Description

• This position provides System Integration Engineering Support to the Headquarters, U.S. Central Command on MacDill AFB in Tampa, Florida.

• The engineer is responsible for surveying, designing, integrating, implementing, testing, and documenting computer systems for worldwide enterprise-class networks in support of the USCENTCOM mission.

• The integration engineer will be responsible for advancing the enterprise design to include Data Center upgrades, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, SAN, MS and CISCO based systems upgrades.

• This includes testing, documentation, and integration of end-user compute with the enterprise, ensuring compatibility with existing COTS and GOTS applications.

• The integration engineer will be responsible for tier- three operations escalation support during break/fix situations involving the workstation baseline.

• The integration engineer may support patching, upgrading, and securing the image for regular update releases into production.

• The integration engineer will also support other engineering activities and projects in a very diverse and fast-paced test and integration environment.

General duties will include:

• Plans, implements, tests, documents, and maintains solutions to total systems or subsystems using internally created and/or commercial off-the-shelf products

• Prepares engineering plans and site installation technical design packages

• Coordinates the analysis, acquisition and installation of hardware and software

• Gathers and analyzes data to support the development of system requirements

• Provides post- installation and integration support to the operations team

• Develops work plans, procedures, and estimates as they relate to systems integration tasks and team members

• Interfaces with various team members to implement tasks according to the project management schedule

• Researches, evaluates, and recommends systems, equipment, and technologies to meet system requirements

• Develops technical instructions, engineering plans, technical designs, and other systems integration related documents


Required Qualifications:

• Must Currently Possess: TOP Secret; Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
• Bachelor’s Degree and 5+ years of experience; OR, High School equivalent and 9+ years of experience.  
• CompTIA Security+ or equivalent certification required for DoD 8570 compliance

• Extensive experience installing, upgrading, troubleshooting, and integrating VMWare, and Microsoft systems.  Experience with desktop/virtual imaging is a plus.

• 5+ years of experience as a system integrator, system engineer, or senior system administrator with focus on Data Center Systems

• The ability to thrive in a fast paced, demanding environment where each day provides a new set of challenges under short time constraints involving complex network configuration and/or troubleshooting requirements

• Knowledge of U.S. Department of Defense security requirements, regulations, policies, and procedures


Desired Education and Skills:
• Advanced knowledge and experience using Microsoft Office tools, to include Visio and Project
• At least one relevant and current Microsoft professional certification

• F5 Certification

• ITIL v3 Foundation certification desired

• Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

• Virtualization experience, specifically with VMware vSphere and VMware Horizon View, a strong plus

• Microsoft Certified Professional a plus

• CCNA Certification