Systems Engineer III

ECS   •  

Kearneysville, WV

Industry: Business Services

  •  

15+ years

Posted 53 days ago

Job Description:

The PaaS OS STIG Systems Engineer will work as a member of the PaaS Engineering Team. He/She will work with the PaaS Engineering team to automate the STIG remediation for Windows Server and Linux server operating systems.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Developing/Automating Windows and Linux server operating system STIG settings.

o Bash/Zsh (Linux)

o PowerShell (Windows)

  • Automate STIG remediation into provisioning process for Windows and Linux server operating system servers, including interconnectivity with various technical automation products.
  • Automate the deployment of STIG remediation to existing Windows and Linux server operating system servers across multiple sites.
  • Update/automate OS STIG reporting
  • Create customized OS STIG checks for reporting
  • Perform DISA STIG analysis across various USCG Server platforms
  • Test STIG automation updates against various USCG server platforms and applications
  • Troubleshoot application compatibility with various OS STIG requirements, and resolve those incompatibilities with technical fixes where possible.
  • Work with applications to research and remediate OS STIG incompatibility issues and support those applications with the OSC CCB requirements and process.
  • Providing technical input for policies and procedures, and maintaining accurate documentation on those policies/procedures.
  • Adhering to Change/Configuration Management procedures and policies.
  • Properly estimating work efforts and technical challenges (scoping projects).
  • Research and investigate problems, diagnose and provide resolution or viable solutions for hardware and software issues; appropriately escalating and reporting recommendations clearly and effectively to management and team.

Required Training/Certification:

CompTia Security +

Additional Information

This position requires applicants to successfully complete the security application process with the intent of completing a government granted background investigation and receive a favorable Tier 1 prior to starting

Required Skills:

  • Must be a US Citizen and must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.
  • Master's Degree or higher; sufficient technical experience and/or current IT certification may be demonstrated to substitute for formal education
  • More than 15 years of IT engineering experience supporting projects and systems of similar size, scope and technical complexity to those supported under this contract.
  • Bash/Zsh (Linux)
  • PowerShell (Windows)
  • Strong verbal, written, organizational and documentation skills
  • Ability to provide accurate and realistic effort estimates, commit and deliver accordingly
  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills; creative thinking
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with occasional non-business hours (evenings and weekends) flexibility and able to prioritize and juggle multiple projects
  • Ability to work productively in a team environment and participate as a positive and cooperative team member

Desired Skills:

  • DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)
  • Microsoft Group Policy
  • BladeLogic Server Automation
  • Python/Jython
  • JavaScript.