Windows Systems Engineer
|Reference # :||18-01289||Title :||Windows Systems Engineer|
|Location :||Arlington, VA|
|Position Type :||Contract|
|Experience Level :||Start Date / End Date :||07/16/2018 / 06/30/2019|
|Must be a US Citizen who currently possesses a Secret Clearance or higher.|
This position is for a System Engineer to support Windows 2012R2 ongoing operations, in a high availability development and production environment for a Federal services contract. The candidate will work as part of the operations support and maintenance team for Windows, and work with network, application, and middleware teams to support product ongoing operations as well as, installations, customizations, and deployments (as needed). The candidate will be responsible to support all aspects of Windows 2012 including managed changes and incident tickets. Experience in writing documentation, standard operating procedures and updating these documents is required. The candidate will also mentor junior admins, assisting when required in troubleshooting and training. Work will be performed out of the client's facilities in Arlington, VA and Washington DC. Opportunities for telework may be available and, on call support 24 x 7 is expected.
Primary job duties
Job Duty 1 (75%) - Daily operations and maintenance of all Windows servers
Job Duty 2 (15%) - Support projects assigned to the Infrastructure Operations team
Job Duty 3 (10%) - Develop, maintain, and support operational documentation
Required skills/Level of Experience:
Position requires 5+ years of experience with the following:
?Demonstrated experience with Windows systems installation, maintenance and troubleshooting, including Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012
?Demonstrated experience with managing and monitoring virtual and physical servers
?Demonstrated experience with managing Active Directory in a multi-domain environment
?Attention to detail & strong troubleshooting skills
?Good teaming skills and strong verbal/written communication skills
Position requires 3-5 years of experience with the following:
?Experience working with virtual infrastructure (i.e. VMWare) required
Nice to have skills:
Experience with web servers, databases, networks, cabling, new installations and migrations, and security scanning tools is a plus. AWS Experience - Level of understanding to include: provisioning new resources, new servers, backups, restores, and data on tap, net app, and performance tuning. Off-shift coverage may be required for on-call support of systems and maintenance work in supported change windows. Experience in FISMA and DISA standards is preferred.
Federal customer experience and be able to obtain Secret level security clearance, if needed. To be successful in this position, the candidate must also display excellent teamwork skills, written and oral communication skills, and formal documentation skills.
Job Status: Contract/Temporary