Platform Hardware Engineer (Engineer I)

SGT Inc   •  

Houston, TX

Less than 5 years

Posted 245 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job ID: 20904


The Mission Systems Operations Contract (MSOC) at the Johnson Space Center is seeking a Platform HW Engineer that is dedicated to increasing their experience and knowledge in computer hardware equipment, including servers, workstations, monitors, printers, disk storage systems (blade centers and networks is a plus).  The applicant will work in a team environment and will be responsible for design, implementation and testing.  Applicant must possess good interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written.  Our ideal Platform Hardware Engineer candidate will have a strong drive to apply and continually update his/her skill base, is team oriented and with good problem-solving skills. 


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline
  • 2 years of experience in working with computer hardware equipment is a plus

Responsibilities may include:

  • Management of IT equipment databases and associated tools.
  • Generation of technical instructions for implementation
  • Perform hardware assessments of changes that have an impact on overall IT systems.
  • Making improvements and suggestions to advance the overall Hardware Engineering processes in place
  • Offering remediation and mitigation solutions based on vulnerability discoveries
  • Managing internal policies and procedures
  • Management of IT Security Plans which may include Mission Critical and non-Critical environments
  • Incident and Risk Management
  • Support system projects and new initiatives

 Desired Qualifications:

  • A foundational understanding of computer hardware equipment (servers, workstations, monitors, printers, disk storage systems, datacenters) is desirable.  Network equipment is a plus.
  • An understanding of the array of security vulnerabilities.
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills

Successful candidates must be able to apply for and successfully receive and maintain security clearance per eligibility requirements.


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