Infrastructure Engineer

Employer
Peraton
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
May 16, 2019
Closes
May 24, 2019
Ref
105872499
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Overview Technology is constantly changing and our adversaries are digitally exceeding law enforcement's ability to keep pace. Those charged with protecting the United States are not always able to access the evidence needed to prosecute crime and prevent terrorism. The Government has trusted in Peraton to provide the technical ability, tools, and resources to bring criminals to justice. In response to this challenge, Peraton is seeking an Infrastructure Engineer to provide proven, industry leading capabilities to our customer. Responsibilities What you'll do Provide day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for operating systems and servers Perform software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages Schedule installations and upgrades and maintain them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures Monitor and tune the system to achieve optimum performance levels Ensure workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions of varying complexities Ensure data/media recoverability by developing and implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations Plans and implement the modernization of servers Develop, implement and promote standard operating procedures and schedules Conduct hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines Improve automation, configuration management and DevOps processes Support Data Center moves Qualifications You'd be a great fit if You've obtained a BS degree and have eight (8) years of relevant experience . However, equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree. You have ten (10) years of systems engineering/administration experience You possess five (5) years of experience with virtualization platforms You have five (5) years of experience coordinating activities of technology product and service vendors and leading technical infrastructure design activities You have a current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility and the ability to obtain a polygraph It would be even better if you Understand high-availability, fail overs, backups, scaling and clustering operational systems Have experience with the following technologies: Windows Networking and Infrastructure Microsoft SQL Server or similar Microsoft PowerShell Configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef) Continuous integration tools (Jenkins, CircleCI) Container orchestration tools (Kubernetes, Docker Hub) Cloud services (AWS, Azure) Linux operating systems (Red Hat, CentOS) Other databases (MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, etc.) SharePoint 2013 DC/OC, Apache, Mesos What you'll get An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing Company-paid infertility treatments Cross-training and professional development opportunities Influence major initiatives *This position requires the candidate to have a current Top Secret security clearance and the ability to obtain a polygraph. Candidate must possess SCI eligibility. About Peraton Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers - with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you'll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life. EEO Statement We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.