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System Engineer


Deadline for resume Submission:5/1/19 12:00 AM

The Candidate shall be responsible for providing three (3) resources to support Project Management and advanced Platform Engineering requirements for the Client's secure, zero trust Enclave. The Enclave is a multi-tenant environment which requires on premise and virtual infrastructure support. Additionally, the Systems Engineer is responsible for supporting the migration of new and existing application/system workloads into this Enclave.
The Client seeks a dynamic team with multifaceted knowledge of Project Integration & Platform Engineering, including storage and networking concepts, to join our talented group of Developers, PMs, and Mission Partners. This is a fast-paced mission critical environment which introduces cutting-edge technologies. The Contractors shall be team players. The Client shall request Contractors to participate and periodically work on other systems/small taskings as assigned to support the Client's Portfolio IT modernization efforts.
The Candidate team shall maintain a strong awareness of technical andsecurity trends in information technology, and develop and maintain a strongawareness of on-going IT projects and business unit requirements.
Additionally, the Candidate team shall apply the project managementmodel (Agile) for a given development effort; and provide analysis, design,development, deployment, and lifecycle support for innovative hardware systemsand applications.
The Candidate team shall manage and track user stories through the ClientsJIRA site, provide ScrumMaster duties, manage system backlog, help project andprogram teams prepare for IT Project Management Program control gates, and keepsenior management apprised of project or program status.
Systems Engineer (SE) support shall provide system design, engineering and operational support to Enclave infrastructure management services, virtualization and DevOps services, platform baseline management, to include server operating systems, Infrastructure projects in support of Tenant requirements, upkeep of infrastructure documentation, system schematics and platform operations guide, and actively plan and implement customer's continuous evaluation requirements. SE shall design, evaluate, recommend, install, test and maintain all aspects of systems virtualization to include custom host profiles and hardened VM templates. SE shall troubleshootand isolate server hardware problems and equipment outages in a timely mannerusing hardware and software support tools. SE shall follow policies set forth by ClientsBusiness Continuity/Disaster Recovery regulations and institute periodicContinuity of Operations exercises for Clients Enclave at a recurringinterval. SE shall be required to manageand track their tasks utilizing the Clients established Agile methodology.

OPTIONAL SKILLS: Ability to research the most appropriate implementation approach for detailed system design and demonstrate Client experience with hands-on implementation and documentation of these solutions; includes hardware, software applications and infrastructure services
Exhibit working knowledge of Clients Enterprise service providers and evidence of coordination with these entities to deliver Enclave solutions
Familiarity with server side solutions such as Apache, Tomcat, Glassfish, IIS, WebLogic
Demonstrated experience with systems vulnerability remediation activities to include applying missing patches, disabling weak ciphers, installing Client-approved PKI certificates, disabling weak protocols, and providing evidence to close out existing POAMs
Demonstrated experience with performance tuning of infrastructure components such as operating systems, application servers, or databases
Demonstrated experience performing Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), CentOS Linux system, and Windows administration to include user/group account management, file & directory administration, firewall modification, sudoers file modification, configuration of SSH, NTP, DNS, NFS, NIC
Demonstrated experience with participating in Client's accreditation activities to achieve successful Authorization to Operate (ATO) to include developing content for Body of Evidence (BoE) artifacts (i.e. SSP CONOPS, SSP Questionnaire)
Demonstrated experience implementing and/or configuring encryption in-transit and at-rest to meet Client's security requirements

About Avid Technology Professionals 
Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors.
Employee Benefits
The ATP Employee Benefits package includes:
  • A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging
  • Competitive Hourly Salary
  • Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes
  • Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits)
  • Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component
  • Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans
  • Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible
  • Progressive Overtime Policy
  • Flexible Spending Account benefit
  • Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy
  • Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays
  • Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program
  • Computer Allowance
  • Internet Allowance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
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