System and Applications Monitoring Engineer - TS/SCI with Polygraph

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

REQ#: RQ118955

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are seeking highly motivated Enterprise Management System engineers to enhance the monitoring of a geographically dispersed, state of the art Enterprise. Candidates will utilize experience with enterprise, application and network monitoring tools to design and deploy solutions that enhance system and service availability and performance. The selected candidate will design, build, deploy, and administer monitoring solutions within multi-domain, multi-OS, and multi-network environments.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Engineer, deploy and configure tools to fill gaps in availability and performance monitoring, utilizing both on-premises and cloud-based hosting technologies

  • Support systems throughout the entire IT project lifecycle, to include refining requirements, creating design documentation, creating installation instructions and deployment plans, operating procedures, and providing O&M support

  • Manage monitoring systems configurations, alarm and event rules, thresholds, and notifications.

  • Support existing solutions to include Riverbed Steel Central Aternity and AppResponse, LibreNMS, Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), and vendor specific monitoring tools to include VMware VROps, Citrix Director, Cisco Unified Communications Manager, and NetApp Active IQ

  • Perform systems hardening to DoD Standards. Support tasks required to apply vendor patches and new designs to keep products up-to-date and meet security requirements

EXPERIENCE:

  • Systems integration

  • Microsoft Windows and/or Linux Server administration

  • Experience in application, server, or network monitoring

  • Scripting, PowerShell or other scripting languages

  • Hands on with virtual environments such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and VMware is desired.

  • System configuration based on security guidelines such as DISA STIGs

Required Qualifications

  • Active TS/SCI and CI polygraph. Willing to sponsor for CI polygraph for right candidate.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • 10 years of experience in IT industry to include familiarity with enterprise services such as Directory Services (AD, LDAP, DNS, DHCP), Email (Exchange), File and Print Services, Software management (SCCM, WSUS, RetHat Satellite)

  • 1+ years of systems integration experience

  • CompTIA Security+ CE certification or equivalent DoD 8570 IAT Level II qualification

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems or other IT related field.

  • 3+ years of experience with system, network, or application monitoring tools

  • Linux system administration highly desired

  • Hands on experience in system monitoring tools such as Aternity, Dynatrace, Science Logic, LibreNMS, VrOPS, vCenter, or MS SCOM

  • Enterprise Service monitoring or User Experience monitoring highly desired

  • Good understanding of Windows / Linux systems administration techniques

  • Hands on experience administering enterprise applications such as MS Exchange, Citrix VDI, Cisco Jabber, etc. is useful

  • Hands on experience in supporting/monitoring/maintaining virtualization such as VMWare, Hyper-V, Citrix XenApp or Microsoft App-V

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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.

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