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Ref No.: 18-09765
Location: Washington, District of Columbia

Client has an opening for a Systems Engineer to support the ESA IV program. ESA IV is an IT Services program supporting several customers within the Department of Justice. The program provides a range of enterprise wide Information Technology (IT) services, including Desktop, Infrastructure, Platform and Application Windows services

The Systems Engineer will be primarily responsible for providing the physical/virtual server, desktop and storage infrastructure of the ATR enterprise. The candidate will provide engineering and integration support on a team responsible for designing, integrating, and improving the ATR-Tactical Network's infrastructure across various solutions. The candidate will also be responsible for support to the ATR SOA team to aid in implementation of solutions based on customer requirements.

Responsibilities: • Create/review technical designs and make cost-effective solution recommendations to the technical lead of the project. • Bring an Innovative approach to the specialty field(s) of expertise on a team. • Participate in the evaluation and recommendation of new products, maintain knowledge of emerging technologies for application to the enterprise. • Plan, Design, and Implement emerging technologies for added capabilities while also cutting YOY CAPEX and OPEX costs. • Manage projects as a technical lead, possibly overseeing other engineers. • Brief senior leaders within the government on current projects and decision briefs for roadmap emerging technologies. • Document requirements and properly manage updates & deployments using existing change management processes. • Participate in the identification and resolution of complex infrastructure problems (Tier 3 support) utilizing structured trouble-shooting tools and techniques. • Provide cross-training and mentoring to existing engineering personnel in various fields.

Required Qualifications: • Must have 8-10 years of Systems Engineering experience or equivalent Bachelor's + 4-6 yrs. related experience, or MS + 2-4 yrs. Experience. • -Strong understanding across Cloud and infrastructure components (server, storage, network, data, and applications) to deliver end to end Cloud Infrastructure architectures and designs. • Hands-on experience with Windows Server 2012R2, Windows 7/10, REL 6/7 • At least 4 years of experience as an IT Infrastructure and Cloud Architect, with focus on Azure or AWS, cloud, server, storage and networking • Experience with DevOPS, CI/CD Solutions • Hands-on experience with Azure or AWS based Cloud Architecture and migration. • Successfully complete a security investigation by the government.

Preferred Qualifications • Citrix Certified Professional – Virtualization (CCP-V) • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert • Certified Cloud Practitioner, Developer, or Solutions Architect • Practitioner's experience with AWS Cloud Formation Templates, Connectors, APIs, RDS and Lambda services. • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills, able to communicate effectively across all organization levels.

Special Requirements • Willingness to work flexible hour