System Engineer III

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Date Posted: 10-02-2018 #11434067
Provide support for implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of IT systems. Experience building, patching and maintaining servers both physical and virtual. An understanding of Cloud Infrastructure Services or Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is necessary.

MANDATORY SKILLS: Provide system support services for Virtual Machines (VM's) and images (scripting, image maintenance, system configuration and automation)
Establish automated workflows through PowerShell scripting and Task Sequence for creating and deploying cloud images.
Ensure VMs and images are reporting to corporate tools (SCCM, ePO, etc)
Ensure systems are kept in required configuration profile, including: patch maintenance, changes as required by evolving production environments, updating software and software configurations
Maintain up to date system documentation for all responsible systems
Troubleshoot systems identifying hardware, software and procedural issues.
Respond to internal trouble ticket system requests:
Respond promptly and courteously to engineering requests for assistance, take ownership and ensure resolution of tickets in a timely manner.
Determine the nature of the problem being reported
Initiate the action necessary to resolve the problem
Document all communication to and from customers
Ensure follow-up on outstanding service issues
Implement plans for deploying new services in a highly available and automated environment
Be a proactive member of team looking for improvements in technologies and efficiencies
Assume other duties/projects as they arise and be responsive to the needs of the department
Provide weekly status report on activities completed in the last week and current projects.
Experience Required:
Linux system administration/engineering experience
Experience with Linux, Unix, or Solaris operating systems, Task Sequence, SCCM, ePO, PowerShell scripting and configuring/maintain DNS.
To qualify, candidate must also meet these basic qualifications:
Must currently have and be able to maintain a TS/SCI Clearance with Poly
One of the following DoD approved certifications is necessary to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position: Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GCIH, or GCED.
Must be available for on-call support.
Must be open to the possibility of travel (CONUS & OCONUS), anticipate less than 5%.
Required Education & Related Experience: 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

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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