Enterprise Monitoring Systems Engineer - TS/SCI with Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Annapolis Junction, Maryland
Colorado Springs, Colorado

REQ#: RQ87262

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Enterprise Monitoring Systems Engineer

Job Description Summary:

  • Manages, configures, and maintains the monitoring tools using SolarWinds and Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), and Splunk

  • Designs, modernizes, and implements monitoring solutions for enterprise Infrastructure/Server Monitoring (Linux, Windows), Application, SNMP, and Log Monitoring

  • Implements use of synthetic transactions and other methodologies for monitoring application services for calculating system health and availability

  • Provides Tier 3 and 4 level support to all significant production issues; activities may include gathering information from a wide variety of sources across all platforms to analyze for correlations, identifying specific performance causes, recommending a variety of possible solutions to remedy issue and issue reports with key findings and next steps

  • Analyzes tool data and usage; communicates technical needs to management verbally and via written detailed status reports regarding potential problems and concerns

  • Analyzes requirements concept of operations documents and high-level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications; guides users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies

  • Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems

  • Guides system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans

  • Works with Systems and Application Architecture teams to ensure systems monitoring requirements are addressed early in the development process; coordinates with project teams to ensure new application monitoring is available before production release

  • Develops system architecture and system design documentation; creates documentation to support the management and maintenance tools; provides training on tools and the associated processes and procedures


  • Active TS/SCI clearance and ability to obtain and maintain a CI polygraph

  • 8570 Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level II certification (Security+ or other)

  • Education/Experience Requirement:

  • High School Degree + 10 years of experience

  • Associate Degree + 8 years of experience

  • Bachelor Degree  + 6 years of experience

  • Master Degree + 4 years of experience

  • PhD + 2 years of experience


  • Familiarity with existing and emerging EM tool technologies (e.g., SolarWinds, SCOM, and Splunk)

  • Experience with designing, modernizing, and implementing monitoring solutions for enterprise Infrastructure/Server Monitoring (Linux, Windows), Application, SNMP, and Log Monitoring

Desired skills:

  • Effective organizational, interpersonal, analytical, communications skills and hands-on technical experience

  • Self-motivated, adaptable to change, forward-thinking

  • Able to prioritize and manage time under tight deadlines and demonstrate initiative in problem-solving in dynamic requirement environment

  • Strong technical skills and ability to work proactively to resolve problems before it occurs

The likely salary range for this position is $102,244 - $153,366, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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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.

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.