Senior BigFix Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ68199

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

The world of investing is fascinating yet complex. While hundreds of first -time investors are turning to the markets to help pay for their homes, send their children to college and secure their futures the mission of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is becoming all the more vital. GDIT is excited to support the SEC in as it seeks to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation.   The SEC ISS program is a comprehensive IT program charged with operating, managing, and advancing the SEC’s IT infrastructure. Our dynamic program team of IT leaders and large and small business partners is seeking bright, energetic and talented individuals to join us as we bring our innovative IT Service Delivery solutions to SEC. Currently; we are seeking a BigFix Engineer in Washington, D.C. The selected candidate must be a US Citizen and able to obtain a Public Trust Suitability clearance, per contract requirements. Since 1934 the SEC has been restoring and ensuring investor confidence in our capital markets by providing investors and the markets with more reliable information and clear rules of honest dealing. Are you ready to do your part and support all Americans in this mission?

The responsibilities for candidates in this role include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform day-to-day activities required to distribute application/software/ patch packages and deploy operating systems using BigFix to end user hardware.  

  • Ensure all hardware is within compliance of the common operating environment, identifying and remediating discrepancies.

  • Provide information and data utilized for asset reporting.

  • Complete overall patch/release management as well as ensure all packages are deployed efficiently and as transparently as possible. Identify, manage, and monitor for vulnerabilities that may affect compliance requirements and change management procedures.

  • Troubleshoot related issues for users and performs problem resolution in regard to related service requests.

  • Provides subject matter expertise on issues and tasks related to the remote distribution of packages.

  • Provides subject matter expertise for any and all issues that may affect workstations (OS, Application, Network, GPO, etc).

  • Assist with updating Process and Procedure documentation for End User Technology and Service Desk.

  • Perform assigned tasks independently.

Required Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience working within Federal Government environments. - Excellent time-management and organizational skills. - Excellent written and oral communication skills. - Experience maintaining technical data and documentation.

  • Bachelor’s degree and 7 years experience or equivalent work experience in-lieu of education will be considered

  • Must have a minimum of seven (7) years of related experience distributing application and software packages using a remote deployment tool, specifically IBM BigFix.

  • Must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience architecting and building enterprise solutions using Microsoft Windows Server including minimum of three (3) years of environments in environments over 3,000 users.

  •  Must have five (5) years of experience supporting Microsoft Windows workstations with a minimum of Group Policy creation/modification/maintenance at the domain and local level, vulnerability remediation (software and configuration), application support/troubleshooting, and enterprise OS imaging. Must have experience monitoring end user hardware for vulnerabilities and compliance.

Desired BigFix module experience: - Asset Discovery - Software Usage and Analysis - Operating System Deployment and Bare Metal Imaging - Power Management - Remote Control - Software Distribution - Server Automation - Security and Compliance (SCA) - Vulnerability Management - Configuration Management - Patch Management - Required Certification: MCSE certification (Current or Legacy) or similar MS certification. - Preferred Certification: IBM Certified Deployment Professional - Endpoint Manager V9.2.

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.