System Engineer

Employer
Ridgeline International, Inc.
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Jul 18, 2019
Closes
Jul 20, 2019
Ref
215582659
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Do you want to work in a dynamic team with excellent software, network, mobile, and technical exploitation experts? Do you want to want to use your creativity and technical expertise to build products and technical capability that directly affect mission outcome? If so, then Ridgeline may be the place for you! At Ridgeline International, we focus on challenging problems. We deliver innovative technical solutions to overcome obstacles experienced at the tactical, operational, and strategic levels. We iterate quickly and deliver boutique, agile, and tailored solutions to address the exact needs of our customers. Our System Engineering team is critical to the success of our company! This team designs, acquires, configures, and deploys complex, secure, highly reliable mission commination systems that provide voice and data services to our customers using a combination of on-premises and cloud-based systems. Successful candidates will have an in depth understanding of complex IP networks, Linux systems administration, virtualization, and containerization and professional experience that demonstrates initiative, responsibility, and impact commensurate with their years of experience. Above all else, successful candidates must bring intellectual curiosity and willingness to work as a team What you will do:Design, acquire, configure, and deploy complex network systems that meet customer mission needsEngineer Linux, Windows, and Android based systemsProvide tier-three support to operational systems and usersEnsure security through meticulous attention to detail throughout the system lifecycleUpgrade systems with new releases and modelsTrain teammates on technologies in useWrite engineering documentation for both internal user and external security assessments What you need to qualify:Minimum SECRET security clearance required. We will sponsor and leverage TS/SCI clearancesBS in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related discipline; professional certification (eg Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)) or military tech school training is a plusProven experience designing, deploying, and administering linux-based systems in a production environmentProven server virtualization experience such as VMware ESXi/vSphereProven experience with complex network topologies and configuring switches, routers, and firewallsIn-depth Knowledge of system security including current threats, vulnerabilities, mitigation techniques and practicesExperience with VOIP and/or video systems is a plusResourcefulness and problem-solving aptitudeExcellent communication skills Here are some Perks of being a Ridgeliner!20% 401K contribution regardless of employee matchUp to 52 paid days off each yearFull medical, dental, vision, disability, lifeFree daily snacks & drinksWe have a new office located 1 block from the silver line metroFree gym membership at Sport & Health 1 block from the officeGet the technology you want to do your jobFlexible work schedules