05 Apr
Systems Engineer
District of Columbia, Washington , 20001 Washington USA

Job Description

  • Act as a Systems Engineer Subject Matter Expert on server and infrastructure services
  • Support infrastructure systems on Linux and Windows-based platforms
  • Architect, design, support, and maintain high availability, distributed, multi-clustered server infrastructure and systems
  • Maintain strategic infrastructure architectural development roadmap
  • Responsible for server infrastructure analysis, optimization, and capacity planning
  • Solve/troubleshoot complex integration challenges and configuration issues
  • Technical writing/creation of formal documentation such as architecture diagrams, technical designs, and SOPs


  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience in the IT field preferably in an enterprise hosting environment
  • Experience with engineering and operating and maintaining a 24/7 mission-critical data center infrastructure
  • Must have a working knowledge of:
    • Microsoft Server 2012-2019
    • RedHat Enterprise Linux
    • Virtualization Platforms: VMWare ESXi and Citrix XenApp/Xen Desktop
    • HP and/or Dell Servers
    • Active Directory, LDAP
    • SAN technologies and backups (EMC, NetApp, etc)
    • Scripting languages (Powershell, Python, etc)
    • Cloud Providers: Azure, AWS
  • Knowledge of NIST Federal security requirements and how they apply to hosted systems
  • Experience in hosted application delivery in classified networks
  • Knowledge of Data Center environment and operational best practices
  • Proven experience in capacity planning and delivery
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to learn quickly
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Motivated self-starter
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player
  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree or 5 years general work experience required
  • Knowledge of automation through DevOps scripting and tools a plus
  • Experience with troubleshooting and tuning SQL database issues a plus

Physical Requirements: Qualified candidates will need to have the ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs., be able to move/traverse throughout the work facility, and communicate frequently with co-workers.Clearance:Applicants must have a

current Top Secret clearance and may need to be the subject of a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Additional Information

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines
  • Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

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