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System Engineer Job

Washington, DC
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System Engineer Job

System Engineer Job

Date: Oct 19, 2018

Location: Washington, DC, US

Company: SAIC

System Engineer (Job Number:435505)


Position Description:

This position is in support of the Department of State (DoS) as a part of the Vanguard 2.2.1 contract. A current TS security clearance is required for consideration. The candidate will be responsible for the operational support of the Active Directory environment.

This role requires an in-depth knowledge of the Active Directory, DNS, SCOM\SCCM, group policy and a proficiency in PowerShell scripting. The candidate must have demonstrated prior and active experience in managing Active Directory including diagnosing complex replication, group policy, and multi domain issues. Additionally, the candidate will research, analyze, evaluate and integrate as necessary new and emerging technologies in order to find ways to deliver a superior IT environment to the bureaus in a cost effective and secure manner. The candidate will support the continuing goal of incorporating these innovative technologies into the Department’s equipment modernization program. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, someone who can work independently, and will be flexible in a fast-paced environment.

Description of Duties:

- Act as the technical team lead for operational support.

- Interface with the engineering group to implement and support a new directory related services that are part of the DoS continuing modernization efforts.

- Lead and Participate in Technical Meetings.

- Ensure services manager is made aware of potential system problems or customer issues to avoid surprising management personnel

- Create test plans, technical specifications, and white papers as required.

- Communicate regularly to project leads regarding project activities and status.

- Provide support to 24x7x365 operations

Required Education/Experience:

- Bachelor’s degree with 10+ year’s recent system engineering experience. Additional training and experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.

- Microsoft MSCE certification

Required Experience/Skills/Attributes:

- Proficiency authoring PowerShell scripts for task automation.

- A Strong understanding of DNS Management

- Strong understanding and practical experience using of Group Policy for server management

- Foundational to advance proficiency with SCOM and SCCM

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:

- Familiarity with DoS processes.

- Microsoft and/or networking certifications.

- Ability to apply ITIL v3 Foundation concepts within the workplace.

- Excellent interpersonal and team skills.

- Strong writing skills.

Clearance Requirement: ACTIVE – TOP SECRET
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC¿s approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see ( My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Apr 27, 2018, 9:48:40 AM
Primary Location: United States-DC-WASHINGTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: Engineer, Systems Engineer, Security Clearance, Federal Government, Engineering, Research, Government


Posted: 2018-11-01 Expires: 2018-12-01

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