Chief Systems Engineer (VG01300)
- Military veterans preferred
2019-04-10 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Washington District of Columbia 20006 United States
SAIC has Chief Systems Engineer located in Washington, DC.
This position is in support of the Department of State (DOS)
as a part of the Vanguard 2.2.1 contract. A current TS security clearance is
required for consideration.
candidate will be responsible for the engineering design and support of the
Active Directory environment. This role requires an in-depth knowledge of the Active
Directory, DNS, SCOM\SCCM, group policy and a proficiency in PowerShell
scripting. The candidate must have demonstrated prior and active experience in
managing Active Directory including diagnosing complex replication, group
policy, and multi domain issues. Additionally, the candidate will research,
analyze, evaluate and integrate as necessary new and emerging technologies in
order to find ways to deliver a superior IT environment to the bureaus in a
cost effective and secure manner. The candidate will support the continuing
goal of incorporating these innovative technologies into the Department’s
equipment modernization program. The successful candidate will be a
self-starter, someone who can work independently, and will be flexible in a fast-paced
Description of Duties:
Participate with the engineering group to
implement and support a new directory related services that are part of the DOS
continuing modernization efforts.
Understand the strategic perspective for all projects
within the engineering group (and in related areas) to be able to advise the
government on how projects impact each other and identify potential conflicts
ahead of time
Lead and Participate in Technical Meetings.
Ensure services manager is made aware of
potential system or architecture problems or customer issues to avoid
surprising management personnel
Create test plans, technical specifications, and
white papers as required
Follow Microsoft trends and understand new
technologies as released
Communicate regularly to project leads regarding
project activities and status.
Bachelor’s degree with 18+ year’s recent system
engineering experience. Additional training and experience may be substituted
in lieu of a degree.
Proficiency authoring PowerShell scripts for
A Strong understanding of DNS Management
Strong understanding and practical experience
using of Group Policy for server management
Foundational to advance proficiency with SCOM
Additional Microsoft certifications (to include
Microsoft Cloud (Azure and/or O365), MCSE specializations such as Data
Management, Core Infrastructure, Mobility)
Familiarity with DOS processes.
Ability to apply ITIL v3 Foundation concepts
within the workplace.