Sr. Systems Engineer I

Blackstone Talent Group
Dulles, VA
Nov 23, 2020
Nov 28, 2020
Full Time
Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Sr. Systems Engineer with a Top Secret Clearance to join our team at our client's site in Dulles, VA for a full time, permanent opportunity.The ideal candidate will possess the skills and initiative necessary to design, implement, and maintain full-stack technology applications for multiple unclassified and classified mission systems. This is a hands-on position interfacing numerous back-end systems including core network and data paths, infrastructure and platform/hardware deployment, data protection and replication, test and infrastructure automation, data visualization software, and analytics platforms. An existing US Government Top Secret clearance is required for this position (US citizenship required).Required SkillsExperience building, deploying, testing, troubleshooting, and supporting network, server, storage, telephony, middleware and/or database solutions in a production environmentDemonstrated success working in collaborative team environmentsAbility to clearly articulate complex technical concepts both verbally and in writingAn existing US Government Top Secret security clearance (US citizenship required) and willingness/ability to take and pass a polygraphDesired Skills:Skilled in Microsoft (Windows Server 2012/2016, Windows 7/10) configuration and administration including Active Directory, DNS, WSUS, and Group Policy ObjectsExperience using VMware (vCenter/ESXi); design and implementation of virtual systems; provisioning and management of clusters, datastores and virtual machineScripting experience in Ruby, Python, and/or PowerShell or related languagesTelecommunications engineering experience (SONET/SDH, OTN, PBX, VOIP, MPLS, cellular networks, microwave, SATCOM etc.)One or more of the following certifications: CCNA, MCSA, RHCA, Sec+, VCP-DV, ITILRequired Education:Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and 4 years of related work experience.Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone's global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities