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Senior Systems Engineer – Virtualization Engineer (Government)

Columbia, Maryland


Establishes system
information requirements using analysis of enterprise-wide or large-scale
information systems. Designs architecture to include the software, hardware,
and communications to support the total requirements as well as provide for
present and future cross-functional requirements and interfaces. Ensures
these systems are compatible and in compliance with the standards for agency
IT architectures, and profiles of standards as they apply to the
implementation and specific to the solution for the platform, integration
with other systems, and the external interfaces. Ensures that the common
operating environment is compliant. Performs risk analysis. Evaluates
analytically and systematically problems of work flows, organization and
planning and develops appropriate corrective action.  Candidate may be required to respond to
after-hours requests as required in a 24 x 7 environment.

  • The Systems Engineer in the
    Infrastructure group is a technical leadership role responsible for
    evaluation, recommendation, design, implementation, and ongoing support of
    the computer infrastructure services and to ensure high availability,
    redundancy, recoverability, and capacity. These technical areas include:
    maintaining various Windows Operating system, configure and manage multiple
    VMware virtual and Amazon cloud environments.  The Systems Engineer will
    also provide support to the Engineering Operations and application
    development groups. The position will also work closely with the other groups
    in the Infrastructure Engineering area - networking, data center, storage,
    security and architecture.

Position Requirements:
  • Proficient in configuring and
    maintaining large virtual environment managed by VMWare
  • Experienced configuring and deploying
    systems in Amazon web services
  • Candidate must be accomplished in all
    areas of analysis, design, installation, implementation, configuration,
    tuning, administration, operation, and security of mid-to-large-tier
    Windows systems.  Demonstrated experience with Group Policy
    Management, ePolicy Orchestrator (EPO), Exchange and other Microsoft
    software.  Experience creating Powershell scripts
  • Familiar with antivirus and security
    software (HBSS) and troubleshooting services affected by these software

Required Skills,
Experience, and Education

Fourteen (14) years’
experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity
within the Federal Government is required. Bachelor’s degree in System
Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science,
Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or
university is required. Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be
substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Required Clearance: TS/SCI
with Poly

Desired: Sr.
Systems Engineer; IC SOG LCAT Systems Engineer II

is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to
hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Job ID 1855003 Date posted 11/28/2018

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I believe in AT&T and know they are at the edge of technology. The company believes in their people and offers all kinds of training to enable us to take on new jobs and to stay at the front of technology. The software defined network which we are building is the newest technology and AT&T has been involved since early 2000s. You have a great deal of autonomy at AT&T as long as you get the job done. You have the ability to do different jobs and to be challenged at all times.


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