Titania Solutions Group is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer to join the IT Engineering team based in Ft. Meade, MD. This role will contribute to the overall engineering, design, build, implementation/integration, and operations support of all existing and new infrastructure.

Duties include:

  • Maintaining the day-to-day support of server, app, or desktop virtualization and VDC node;
  • Documenting the configuration of VDC infrastructure;
  • Performing routine audits and general health checks of systems and software;
  • Ensuring operations of Microsoft Windows Servers operating in a virtual environment;
  • Assessing and optimizing the virtualization systems;
  • Collaborating with the Development Team to plan, install, and configure new hardware and software for enterprise solutions;
  • Maintaining accurate and comprehensive documentation diagrams of the enterprise server infrastructure and communications flow and routing;
  • Performing pro-active support functions and reporting to maintain the integrity of the enterprise virtual environment and business function;
  • Verifying system security and Information Assurance (IA) posture and Security Technical Implementation Guidance (STIG) compliance of systems on Coalition networks and in the Trace Systems development lab.
  • Effectively communicating with customers, help desk support personnel, and senior technicians;
  • Identifying trends and abnormalities and proactively taking steps to prevent performance impacts to virtual environment and business functions;
  • Communicating accurate and useful status reports to management on a weekly basis and during outages;
  • Supporting operations for a multi-site systems environment (geographically separated);
  • Supporting and implementing server virtualization and high availability clustering;
  • Implementing and troubleshooting vCenter and Virtual Machines;
  • Troubleshooting Hypervisors and Resource pool-related issues;
  • Maintaining extensive knowledge of and ability to build, configure, and maintain MS Windows Server (2012 R2, 2016, and 2019) environments;
  • Applying sound troubleshooting methodology to isolate and root-cause reported issues;
  • Maintaining knowledge and understanding of TCP/IP in the virtual environment, including VLAN’s, routing, and virtual switches;
  • Willingness and ability to travel up to 10% during times of implementation;
  • Willingness and ability to maintaining on-call support;
  • Performing other duties as required;

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Network Engineering, Math) OR at least TEN years of general experience of which EIGHT years is directly related experience in lieu of a degree.
  • Position requires a minimum of five (5) years of direct experience in the last seven (7) years
  • Certified in Microsoft Professional 2012 R2, 2016, or 2019 OS or VMware Professional
  • Current DOD 8570 IAT Level II Certification
  • Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret w/SSBI clearance
  • Due to the nature of the work and US Government requirements, US Citizenship is required.

Clearance Required: Secret SSBI or greater
Certificate(s) Required: CCNA, CCNP, Microsoft Professional 2012 R2, 2016, or 2019 OS or VMware Professional

Preferred Experience:

  • PowerShell scripting experience
  • Experience with Cisco ASR/ASA, or virtual firewall appliance is a big plus
  • Experience in the implementation of cross-domain solutions
  • Strong understanding of the technology as well as hands-on experience deploying VMware NSX
  • Strong experience with Enterprise-level VMware Virtual Desktop Infrastructure implementation and development
  • Knowledge of Linux (RHEL, CentOS, Scientific Linux) and ability to build, configure, and maintain via Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • Excellent understanding of open-source frameworks with experience deploying various open-source packages and/or application stacks into sponsor’s production landscape
  • Understanding of configuration management systems (e.g. Puppet, Chef, vCM) and concepts behind mass configuration
  • ITIL Foundations Certification
  • Strong understanding of Enterprise Architecture and its supporting processes and tools
  • Experience in implementing and troubleshooting Virtual Networking configurations
  • Experience in implementation of CENTRIXS networks and supporting infrastructure
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

To apply for this job email your details to recruit@titaniasolutionsgroup.com