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Data Center Design Engineer

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work.  We are a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges.  Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions.  We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further.  To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.
Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. 
Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let us make an impact together.
Data Center Design Engineer
Perspecta has an immediate need for a Data Center Design Engineer in Huntsville, AL.
Apply technical knowledge, experience and leadership to design, operate and administer multiple technology areas (e.g. server design & configuration, administration, technical security management, performance management) or customer groups that are critical or high-risk in an enterprise environment.
  • Integrate technical knowledge, business understanding and leadership skills to create superior solutions for Perspecta and for customers.

    • Microsoft Server (multiple versions)
      • Microsoft Exchange (multiple versions)
      • Microsoft Office 365
      • Proofpoint
      • SMTP mail Flow
      • SPF, DKIM and DMARC
      • Design: Develop server design and configuration based on service need.
      • Incident Management: Resolve single and cross technology incidents independently. Lead team members to resolve unusually complex or cross technology incidents.
      • Escalation Management: identify, manage and lead escalations through L3.
      • Problem Management: Lead teams to proactively and reactively develop innovative solutions to prevent problems from occurring in team/technology areas.
      • Change Management/Implementation: Independently review, implement and verify changes/ solutions of any complexity and risk to meet customer infrastructure needs. Lead or participate in a Change Advisory Board.
      • Patch and Security Management: Apply patch and security changes per policy. Proactively monitor the environment for patch compliance. Lead a team to analyze patches for compatibility with each solution or internal infrastructure environment. Implement and maintain a secure Linux server environment in compliance with all IA and DoD STIG guidelines.
      • Configuration Management: Ensure Configuration Management Database (CMDB) entries are complete and accurate.  Participate in audits of configuration items.  Review and updated documentation of all aspects of the email architecture.
      • Solution Design: Provide team leadership in applying Perspecta solutions to meet highly complex customer infrastructure needs.
      • Quality: Provide feedback/influence change in internal and/or vendor-provided products/service offerings to ensure continuous service improvement.
      • Project Management: Lead or participate in customer and internal projects across technologies and customers.  Provide integration between various suppliers to ensure seamless delivery or transformation services.
      • Customer Relationship Management: Influence with customers and/or internal businesses/end users regarding operational details, solutions, and proposals. Become a trusted advisor to the customer.
      • Teamwork: Provide individual mentorship to team members which may be virtual, global, and/or multi-functional. Act as a resource to the team in one or more technical or business areas. Provide mentorship inside and outside the team/technology area. Must be comfortable working successfully in a self-directed environment and manage multiple priorities.
A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or related field or equivalent work experience. May have Master’s degree in related field. Prefer certification(s) in work field. 
  • 7+ years of relevant experience.
  • Strong understanding of Windows Server (multiple versions).
  • Solid understanding of RedHat Linux.
  • Excellent experience with Microsoft Exchange 2010.
  • Experience with Microsoft Exchange integration.
  • Strong understanding of Proofpoint.
  • Considerable experience with other technology sub-areas; server administration, server security, testing and implementation processes and procedures.
  • Good experience with DKIM, SPF and DMARC.
  • Strong Customer Service skills, ability to communicate with peers and end users.
  • General Project Management skills.
  • Customer/Vendor Management skills.
  • Strong Business Analysis skills.
  • Financial management skills.
This position requires United States Citizenship and ability to clear a Public Trust clearance.
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If you are looking for challenges in a pleasant and international work environment, then we definitely want to hear from you. 
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