System Engineer III

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Date Posted: 08-21-2018 #11290310
This System Engineer III position supports the back-end of a next generation end user environment that combines a standard modern Windows based Desktop and Office Automation, with Unified Communications through a virtual environment. It brings improvements to desktop reliability, security, efficiency, and performance. With tools for creating, connecting, and collaborating, this environment allows managers, engineers, analysts, and other user groups to focus on their job, while this program provides the necessary IT support.
-Supports system deployments and infrastructure implementation
-Experience with cloud/servers/network/storage implementation and support, along with some VMWare experience.
-Hardware troubleshooting, opening tickets, and handing off to Tier 3 as necessary
-Prepares documentation for infrastructure changes and participates in meetings to discuss and obtain approvals for changes
-Completes network monitoring and deployment reports and/or metrics as determined by the customer
-After-hour call-ins are possible
-There is a possibility of NON-hostile area travel (CONUS & OCONUS)
-Minimum equivalent combined education and experience required: Either a Doctorate plus 1 year ,OR Masters plus 3 years, OR Bachelors plus 5 years, Associates plus 7 years, OR H.S./GED plus 9 years .
-Must demonstrate initiative to move beyond status quo, i.e. Recommending improvements and ways to optimize systems
-Must have and be able to maintain a TS/SCI Clearance with a Poly
-One of the following DoD approved certifications is required to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position: Security+ CE, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP CE, GCIH, or GCED

MANDATORY SKILLS: -Good general experience with cloud/servers/network/storage, and the ability to remotely identify issues.
-experience in remotely troubleshooting issues to include, NIC, DIMM, and HDD.
-Strong familiarization with iLOM, BMC, and IDRAC interface.
-Linux as primary O/S skill, with Windows as secondary.
-experience with hypervisors such as VMWare and Nutanix.

OPTIONAL SKILLS: -Rack/stack equipment installation experience.
-System logging and auditing.
-UNIX Shell scripting, Python, BASH, and basic Puppet experience.
-Active Directory.
-experience identifying, tracking, and mitigating through a corporate ticketing system.

About Avid Technology Professionals 
Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors.
Employee Benefits
The ATP Employee Benefits package includes:
  • A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging
  • Competitive Hourly Salary
  • Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes
  • Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits)
  • Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component
  • Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans
  • Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible
  • Progressive Overtime Policy
  • Flexible Spending Account benefit
  • Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy
  • Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays
  • Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program
  • Computer Allowance
  • Internet Allowance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
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