Sr./Lead Systems Engineer - Messaging
|Reference # :||18-00235||Title :||Sr./Lead Systems Engineer - Messaging|
|Location :||Arlington, VA|
|Position Type :||Contract|
|Experience Level :||Start Date / End Date :||02/07/2018 / 06/30/2018|
|Must be a US Citizen who currently possesses a Secret Clearance. Candidate also must be local.|
Statement of Work:
This position is for a Senior System Engineer to support Messaging for high availability production systems support for the client's contract with USAID. Location is Arlington, VA. The candidate must be able to gather requirements and help architect, plan and implement system solutions for USAID's Messaging platform to meet customer requirements. Experience with web servers, databases, networks, new installations, migrations, and security scanning tools is required. Off-shift coverage will be required for on-call support of systems and maintenance work in supported change windows. The ability to write shell scripts and utility programs for Windows system maintenance is also a plus. Candidate must have experience in development of implementation guides based on NIST 800-53 moderate and high impact baselines and also must have Federal customer experience. To be successful in this position, the candidate must also display excellent teamwork skills, written and oral communication skills, and formal documentation skills.
This position will lead the Messaging team for the USAID program. The duties of this position include managing and maintaining Google Apps, Microsoft Exchange, and ProofPoint on Windows based virtual/physical servers. Experience in engineering, operating and maintaining Google Apps, Microsoft Exchange, MaaS360, and ProofPoint on Windows based networks is required to support all e-mail communication systems for USAID. The position will include providing messaging administration support utilizing the ServiceNow ticketing and change management application. Duties also include providing support for spam, malicious emails, and IPLock settings, Support USAID in interfacing with current messaging archiving (Symantec E-vault) and administer server support for Exchange servers as needed.
The candidate will also work closely with network, application, and middleware teams to support Windows based product installations, customizations, and deployments. The candidate will provide Windows support including software updates and upgrades, backup and recovery, performance management and capacity planning for the Windows environment. Experience in technology upgrades (hardware and software) is required.
The work will be performed out of the client's facilities in Arlington, VA and Washington DC. Opportunities for telework are available.
Required skills/Level of Experience:
Position requires 2 -3 years of experience with the following:
Other Required skills:
Job Status: Contract/Temporary