Engineering, Senior Associate

Lexington Park, MD
Jan 30, 2021
Feb 25, 2021
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
Clearance Required:


Education Required:


US Citizenship:


The MIL Corporation is now hiring!

Let your imagination take flight supporting the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD). Looking to find work that stimulates your mind, challenges your skills, and satisfies your curiosity? MIL currently holds several multi-year contracts with NAWCAD in the areas of Cyber, C5ISR, and Information Technology, Cyber Security, and C5ISR systems.


The MIL Corporation is seeking candidates for the Engineering, Senior Associate level position that will serve as a Senior Information Technologies Systems Architect to support several DoD and Federal Agency clients from our Lexington Park, MD location. May be eligible for some remote work depending on contract/client and hiring manager approval.

The Senior IT Systems Architect will have technical responsibility and oversight for tasks involving system concept formulation, requirements development, IT system architecture design, system design analysis, and systems integration design and implementation. A key focus for this role is deployment of Microsoft 365 and related services and security concerns for large-scale (>100K user) environments.

Key Duties
  • Support efforts for large-scale IT design, deployment, and support efforts.
  • Define requirements and design elements for transport, compute and storage, core services, and security services components of cloud-based Unified Collaboration and Office Productivity solutions.
  • Research and propose solutions for network, application, and data security.
  • Generate white papers and design artifacts to document design options and implementation decisions.
  • Perform analysis and trade-off studies for candidate solution technologies and capabilities.
  • M anage network diagrams, rack elevations, and equipment list of materials.
  • Direct network topology architecture analysis and solution definition.
  • Prepare and present oral and written reports defining plans, problems, and solutions.
  • Represent MIL, its customers, and sponsors at flag-level briefings.

Required Qualifications
  • 10 years of practical analysis experience in data center design, administration, operations, procedures, and troubleshooting; 15 years desired.
  • 5 years of M365 deployment experience.
  • Understanding of Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) and NIST 800-171 compliance.
  • Experience with Zero-Trust design, multi-factor solutions, and related Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) security technologies.
  • Linux and Microsoft Windows (Server) Administration.
  • Knowledge of Storage Area Networks (SAN) and SAN Administration.
  • Proficiency in LAN/WAN network architecture, network topology and protocols, and network routing / switching.
  • Knowledge of virtualization technologies including VMware.
  • Background in data center design and operations, including cloud, on-premise, and hybrid solutions.
  • Experience with directory/authentication services (Azure Active Directory, On Premise AD, Global Directory, PKI).
  • Experience with network addressing services (DNS, DHCP, IPAM - i.e. Infoblox).
  • Experience with network services (SDN, NFV, QoS, traffic flow monitoring), virtualization, storage, print, and unified communications.
  • Experience working in a classified environment
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Cable of problem-solving and presenting solutions for concurrence.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite of tools.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to travel 25% of the time.
  • Security+ certification.

Desired Qualifications
  • Master's in the field of Computer/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Mathematics or related technical discipline.
  • Experience with engineering CSfC certified systems.
  • Experience supporting clients/users within DoD Community.
  • Knowledge of hyperconverged infrastructure.
  • Experience using IBM Rational DOORS requirements management tool.
  • Experience with Cameo Model-Based Systems Engineering (MSBE) tool.
  • CISSP, CCIE, CCNP, CCDP, or RCDD certifications.
  • Experience working on DoD engineering and technical services contracts.
  • Top Secret/SCI DoD security clearance.


Bachelor's degree in the field of Computer/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Mathematics, or related technical discipline.


All applicants for this position must possess a current Secret Clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

MIL is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you. Whether you're fresh out of college or the military or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be right for you.

Here at The MIL Corporation, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here, and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:
  • 2020, 2019, 2018, & 2017 Top Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2020, 2017 Top Workplace Award, Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine (South Carolina)
  • 2019 & 2018 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
  • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, The MIL Corporation welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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