Systems Engineer

McKean Defense Group   •  

King George, VA

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Less than 5 years

Posted 159 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Providing engineering support for VMware, IBM Endpoint Manager, Splunk, and NetApp enterprise storage system.
  • Configuring and maintaining domain backup solutions using Symantec NetBackup.
  • Administering and maintaining endpoint solutions on supported RDT&E networks.
  • Developing, maintaining and deploying automated Windows 2012 R2/2016 Server and Windows 7/10 client builds as well as assisting with Windows server migration.
  • Providing O&M support for various Department transition initiatives to Corporate Services by providing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for designs and implementation strategies of new hard/software deployments.
  • Addressing requirements for maintaining system security as defined by the Assessment & Authorization (A&A) package.
  • Working independently and in a support environment (Help Desk) to meet deadlines while simultaneously performing multiple tasks and will resolve customer problems from various departments.

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of Department of Defense (DoD) networking and security accreditation requirements such as Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP).
  • Demonstrated ability to produce system specifications, design requirements, test evaluation planning documents, and technical publications and reports.
  • Strong understanding of current Microsoft supported Windows operating systems and experienced in Windows Active Directory infrastructure administration to include Group Policy Objects management.
  • Understanding of SAN fundamentals to include virtual machine and LUN provisioning, snapshots, and zoning.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate with clients of various technical knowledge.

Desired Skills

  • Scripting knowledge , preferably in Powershell, PowerCLI or another language.
  • Familiarity with Host Based Security System (HBSS) and Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS).

Required Experience


  • DOD 8570 IAT level II certification Security+.
  • U.S. Citizen.
  • Must currently hold and be able to maintain a security clearance at the Top Secret level.
  • Experience supporting Windows (2008, 2012 R2/2016) servers.

Desired Experience

  • Experience with Citrix, NetApp FAS series storage array, Splunk, IBM Endpoint Manager, VMware ESXi server 5.5 and vCenter Operations Manager.