Platform Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-11
ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Burlington
Vermont
05401
United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first.  At ManTech International Corporation, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Systems Engineer-Platform at our South Burlington, VT office.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide expert guidance on cloud architectures to tailor strategies and validate frameworks.
  • Design custom solutions to each customer’s need to navigate the complex feature-rich, tiered operating environments of cloud-hosted environments to meet business needs efficiently and cost effectively.
  • Work within the USCIS distributed processing environment, including Cisco/Netapp Flexpod unified computing platforms, Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization platforms, VMWare ESXi virtualization platforms and their management suites.
  • Manage and monitor technologies for potential optimizations or forecasting issues.
  • Develop and provide services to customers utilizing technologies, including virtual machine builds and configuration, modifying existing configurations, working with customers on requirements discovery, utilizing proper procedures, and security protocols.
  • Modify and install hardware in the field to include; new server hardware to host virtualization environments, upgrades of existing or new Unified Computing environments (such as Flexpod or HyperFlex) to increase capacity or performance, and physical relocations of said hardware as needed.
  • Perform storage architecting of new and existing platforms.
  • Design and implement redundant systems and policies for disaster recovery and archiving to ensure effective protection and integrity of appliances and stored data assets.
  • Partner with business stakeholders to design next generation technology solutions, while continuing to provide architectural and engineering support to existing business capabilities on legacy systems.
  • Collaborate internally to develop scalable, maintainable, consistent, highly available storage and virtualization architectures that meet business objectives and set relevant service-level agreements.
  • Design and engineer comprehensive technical solutions based on business requirements and defined technology standards.
  • Design the optimum storage solution based on business and technical requirements.
  • Promote the use of virtual platforms.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or related field preferred. 1-3 years of experience.
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience with monitoring performance and throughput, setting baselines for acceptable performances standards while teams develop new solutions.
  • Experience working in public and private clouds.
  • Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing, collaborative environment.
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills required.
  • Must have strong critical thinking, complex problem solving, appropriate judgment, and decision-making skills
  • Experience with major cloud providers preferred.
  • Possess superior technical aptitude and effective written and verbal communications skills.
  • Proven experience with managing and using Dev Ops concepts.
  • Capable of supporting the following tools or similar tools and activities:

    Bastion Forest for Administrative accounts

    Just In time administration

    Just Enough administration

    Privileged Access Workstations (PAW)

    Credential Partitioning

    Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)

    Group Policy

    PowerShell Desired State Configuration

    Domain Trusts

    Solarwinds

    AlgoSec

    Infoblox

    Stealthwatch

    Microsoft Active Directory

    Group Policy

    CSP Cloud Service Provider Integration/Development not limited to:
    • Azure
    • AWS 
    • Google
    • Salesforce

    Cisco Routing, Switching and Compute platforms

    Active Directory Federation Service (ADFS)

    Microsoft System Center Suite

    Analytics, Automation and Orchestration requirements:
    • Chef
    • Puppet
    • Ansible

    Hyper-V

    VMWare and NSX

    Citrix

    Privileged Access Workstations

    Jump Hosts

    Powershell

    Python

    Dell Compute platforms

    AirWatch

    Intune

    Centrify

    Mac OSX

    Windows Operating Systems

    iOS

    Android

    HP and Dell Workstations and laptops

    NetApp Storage

    VEEAM

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MCSE
  • Familiar with tools including: ServiceNow, GitHub, Jira, Confluence
  • Experience with ITIL, DevSecOps and Agile concepts
  • Experience supporting Government contracts

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain Public Trust and complete DHS Security Clearance
  • Ability to obtain DHS EOD suitability
  • Current DHS EOD highly preferred

Physical Requirements:

  • Office work, typically sedentary with some movement around the office.

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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