Infrastructure Engineer Level 3 / BP

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Systems Analysis
Location
Annapolis Junction, Maryland

REQ#: RQ118107

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

The Infrastructure Engineer implements, maintains, and enhances complex and diverse research infrastructure systems (e.g. multi-purpose hosting, virtualized environments, clusters, virtual networks, cloud environments, real-time systems, business management information systems, logging and monitoring systems, hardware, active directory, Linux/Unix- Windows- or OSx-based, storage area networks (SAN), LAN, virtual and WAN networking, and other infrastructure-related components) based upon documented requirements. Works individually or as part of a product team. Review and test infrastructure components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results. Resolves reported system issues, configuration management, troubleshooting. Problem solving, troubleshooting with logs, notifications, etc. Utilizes infrastructure engineering and research design methodologies appropriate to the development/test/production environment. Provides specific input to the component system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, system reuses, use of Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS)/Government Off-The-Shelf (GOTS), and requirements analysis and synthesis from system level to individual system components with particular emphasis on complex networking topics.

Experience in one or more of the following networking topics is preferred: • Experience with network troubleshooting of complex issues, such as IPSec, VXLan, FWs, Load Balancing and DNS • Expertise with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and thin client architectures • Experience with Security administration to include enterprise antivirus, malware detection, intrusion detection and audit solutions. • Experience with AAA, security, operating systems and networking. • Excellent with problem solving and troubleshooting. • Experience with Open Source tools, such as Snort, Rancher, Kubernetes, Docker, etc. • Experience with Cloud technologies, such as OpenStack, Salt, • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services, CloudTamer, Azure, platforms and solutions.

The Level 3 Infrastructure Engineer shall possess the following capabilities: Performs tasks in IT and telecommunications projects in at several of the following areas: Windows or Linux server system administration (e.g., Windows Server 2016/2019, various Linux flavors-e.g. centOS, CoreOS, Amazon Linux, etc.), integrating GOTS/COTS/open-source solutions, virtualization technology experience (e.g., VMWare, Zen, Citrix, KVM, CloudTamer), networking and TCP/IP protocols (e.g., Teradici, CISCO, Juniper), programming language (e.g. python, java, Golang) storage technologies (e.g., SAN, NAS, Fiber Channel, iSCSI, NFS), Cloud Native Storage Solutions (e.g. Rook, Ceph) remote access (e.g., Juniper SSL VPN), or other IT infrastructure technologies. Performs system integration, system administration, or network engineering tasks. Contributes to the development of sections of IT and telecommunications systems. Performs tasks in IT and telecommunications projects in at least (1) one of the following areas: Windows (2019, 2016, Win10, etc.) or Linux (Ubuntu, CoreOS, centOS, RHEL, Amazon Linux2, etc.) server system administration (e.g., Windows Server 2016/2019, various Linux flavors-e.g. centOS, CoreOS, Amazon Linux, etc.), integrating GOTS/COTS/open-source solutions, virtualization technology experience (e.g., VMWare, KVM, CloudTamer), networking and TCP/IP protocols (e.g., Teradici, PCoIP, CISCO,), programming language (e.g. python, java, Golang) storage technologies (e.g., SAN, NAS, Fiber Channel, iSCSI, NFS), Cloud Native Storage Solutions (e.g. Rook, Ceph) remote access (e.g., Juniper SSL VPN), or other IT infrastructure technologies. Performs system integration, system administration, or network engineering tasks. Performs tasks in IT and telecommunications projects in at least (1) one of the following areas: Windows or Linux server system administration (e.g., Windows Server 2016/2019 or latest, various Linux flavors-e.g. centOS, CoreOS, Amazon Linux, etc.), integrating GOTS/COTS/open-source solutions, virtualization technology experience (e.g., VMWare, Zen, Citrix, KVM, CloudTamer), networking and TCP/IP protocols (e.g., Teradici, CISCO, Juniper), programming language (e.g. python, java, Golang) storage technologies (e.g., SAN, NAS, Fiber Channel, iSCSI, NFS), Cloud Native Storage Solutions (e.g. Rook, Ceph) remote access (e.g., Juniper SSL VPN), or other IT infrastructure technologies. Should be capable of designing and delivering solutions. Ability to work complex research projects as senior contributor and as part of an integrated research team. Strong communication skills and experience working directly with customers. Strong communication skills and experience directing technical staff, and working with customers to satisfaction of work performance. Demonstrated work experience in areas such as IT and telecommunications systems engineering, system integration, development and operations, project execution and quality oversight, resource identification and allocation, financial tracking and reporting. Engineering experience related to IT and telecommunications technologies such as electrical engineering, computer science, information systems management, or a similar career field related to information systems or telecommunications systems.

Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science or related discipline and twelve (12) or more years’ experience in infrastructure engineering. An additional four (4) years of infrastructure experience on projects with similar engineering processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree, six (6) for a Master’s. At least one of the following Active Certifications: technical certification Cloud Services (Professional/Expert/Specialty: AWS, Azure or related Cloud Service Provider offering the Agency offers), OpenStack Certification (COA-Administrator) or two (2) years of OpenStack development or integration, VMware (VMware Certified Design Expert in one of the following: VCDX: VCDX-DCV, VCDX-NV, VCDX-CMA or higher).


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