In Washington D.C., Nationwide
Position: Senior Systems Engineer
Location: Washington D.C. (20001)
Eligibility: Citizens Only
Clearance: Active TS Clearance needed to start.
Our Washington D.C. Federal Client is staffing a long term project at a metro accessible site. Only US Citizens with active
high level clearance are eligible to apply.
We are seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to support our Justice Programs team in Washington, DC. In this position, you will support the Enterprise Management System (EMS) Tools, used 24/7/365 days a year. Support will be provided during normal duty hours Monday through Friday, Eastern Standard Time (EST), excluding Federal holidays.
Senior Systems Engineer: EMS Tools
The Systems Engineer Expert is a top level position for our EMS Tools team. In this capacity, the Engineer performs customer deliverable implementations, upgrades and enhancements, operations and maintenance (O&M), and training. In this role, you will provide architectural, engineering and administration knowledge and experience of the Enterprise Management System tools and related components for monitoring the IT Infrastructure across multiple enclaves.
Administration: Administration of the EMS tools include but is not limited to:
o Performing day-to-day processes, procedures and activities to manage and maintain availability, health and performance of the EMS tools at acceptable Service Levels
o Leveraging automation (e.g. utilities, programs or scripts) and standards as part of the administration and enhancements of the tools and related components Operations and Maintenance (O&M): The Systems Engineer Expert's experience also includes daily care and feeding of the EMS tools and related components listed below.
o Sharing knowledge as needed to other EMS team members, regardless of contract or government status
o Training IT staff to use the EMS tools as needed
o Provide troubleshooting skills and problem resolution of tool related incidents and problems
o Recommend and carry out projects under the guidance of the EMS Technical Architect or government lead to improve performance of the tools, to bring mission critical apps under management, to coordinate move of app servers to new Data Centers, to continually improve processes and procedures, and perform routine application or hardware install/upgrades. Configuration and change activities for enhancements are included in this activity as well.
o Create specialized reports upon request
o Additionally, O&M support will be provided on an occasional basis outside these hours, either arranged in advance or in
support of critical incidents. Support will include, but is not limited to these activities:
o Configure alerts to meet user needs and requirements
Perform routine maintenance including but not limited to: patching of operating systems and applications, monitoring daily
operational status of the tools, reporting as needed, and coordinating requirements with other teams both within and external to the ITESD Division.
Skills/Experience: The Systems Administrator's experience will include the Operations Bridge Management (OBM) and Network Operations Management Tool Suites and other EMS tools listed below.
(Required) The Engineer must have knowledge in one or more of the following tool areas
o OBM â Key
o OBM deployments â Key
o Network Node Manager (NNMi) and iSPIs
o NNMi deployments
o Network Automation (NA)
o NA deployments
o * uCMDB â weâd be very interested in speaking to a candidate with uCMDB experience
Preferred but not required:
o Cisco ACS or Infoblox
o Red Hat Linux (RHEL) 7.6 is a plus
o Windows 2012, 2016 OS experience is a plus
o Virtual environments is a plus