Senior Windows Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Durham, North Carolina

REQ#: RQ68649

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

The Task 5 - Server Services group provides infrastructure support of EPA Windows, Unix, and VMware information systems on hardware located primarily in Durham, NC, and Washington, D.C., with satellite data centers in Denver, Colorado, and Chicago, IL, and tenants in Azure and AWS. The Senior Windows Engineer will be a key contributor role within Windows Infrastructure Hosting Team.

This position will Maintain Windows 2008 R2 - 2019 operating system functionality and stability; Build new systems (Physical and Virtual), apply software and security patches; Diagnose and resolve system problems with the OS, hardware and applications; Maintain system security; Participate in VMware on premise to Cloud VM Migrations; Create and update procedures and documentation; Investigate, analyze, and correct system related issues; Investigate vendor vulnerability updates and patches; Perform routine system preventative maintenance and respond to break-fix tickets. This individual will also operate as a Windows Hosting project resource with expected contribution in architecting scalable, reliable, secure technical solutions encompassing both on premise and Cloud Compute Resources.

Individual Windows skills and experience should include Active Directory Management, expert knowledge of Credential Management and Group Policy, strong experience with PowerShell, experience in Server / ESXi Host performance troubleshooting, extensive knowledge of DNS and PKI, and expert understanding of Server Hardening and Vulnerability Mitigation. From the Cloud perspective, experience in both AWS and Azure is required with intermediate knowledge in one of the two.

Required Qualifications:

  • 7 Years Experience Managing Windows Servers in an Enterprise Setting
  • 3 Years Experience in VMware (5.x, 6.x)
  • 2 Years of Experience Managing Windows Servers in Azure and/or AWS
  • Tier 2 knowledge of networking and storage concepts and technologies
  • Proficiency with an Enterprise Monitoring System (SCOM, SolarWinds, Infraview, etc)
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience on a Government Contract
  • Familiarity with Service Now

Education and Certifications:

  • Current MCSA (preferred MCSA: Cloud Platform)
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