Desktop Applications Engineer - TS/SCI with Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Systems Engineering
Location
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ99848

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are seeking highly motivated engineers with a thirst for learning, in support a geographically dispersed, state of the art systems that seamlessly integrate Microsoft services. Candidates with proven depth creating solutions for Microsoft Windows desktop operating systems will be positioned for success in our organization.  The selected candidate will design, build, deploy, and administer large scale multi-domain enterprise Windows environments.  The engineer will build and maintain Windows desktops for use on virtual and physical client hardware.  The engineer will provide support to multiple globally dispersed WAN connected sites. Engineers will be responsible for supporting their solutions throughout the IT project lifecycle, to include refining requirements, creating design documentation, creating installation instructions and deployment plans, as well as providing O&M support. Project assignments will vary based on skill level, and may include engineering geographically dispersed services, integrating services into public, private and hybrid cloud environments.  Engineering solutions to be deployed via automated CM tools and hardening the solutions to address security and SCAP compliance.

Responsibilities:

  • Designs and defines system architecture for Windows desktop solutions and client based applications

  • Supports the integration of the Windows desktop with a variety of enterprise services

  • Evaluates desktop software and hardware technologies and determines the most efficient method to leverage the technology within the customer’s network environment.

  • Administer, operate, manage and maintain components for Windows desktop deployments to include virtual and thick client environments.

  • Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients

  • Plans and directs upgrades of Windows desktop operating system version(s) and supporting infrastructure and related components.

Required Skills:

  • CompTIA Security+ or similar for IAT Level II DoD 8570 certification.

  • Active TS/SCI and Polygraph

  • Experience with Microsoft Windows desktop design engineering and implementation options.

  • Experience with Microsoft deployment tools to include Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager.

  • Experience with engineering and deploying client software installation packages for Microsoft Windows desktops (physical and virtual).

  • Experience with Application Virtualization to include, Citrix XenApp, Citrix App Layering, Microsoft APPV, and MSIX App Attach.

  • Experience with maintaining Windows desktop systems for mobile users on laptop hardware.

  • Experience with anti-virus and malware product integration within a Windows desktop configuration and remediation.

  • Experience with managing Windows Active Directory, Group Policy Management, DFS, DNS, DHCP, and VMware Dynamic Environment Manager.

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure and Office 365.

  • Experience with Windows Server 2016 and 2019.

  • Experience with Microsoft Windows automation scripting with PowerShell or other scripting languages.

  • Experience with managing and updating work tasks using ServiceNow.

  • Experience with maintaining system security compliancy following DISA STIGs.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.