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Cyber Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist

Undisclosed, VA
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The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.


The Customer is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer (SE) to provide support for designing, engineering, implementing, and maintaining enterprise quality mission systems, networks, and applications for Cyber related investigations. Responsibilities for this position will focus on:

  • engineering, implementing, and maintaining a fault tolerant, highly redundant mission network
  • providing technical oversight of a project solution, including requirement interpretation and allocation of requirements to technical components supporting processes to implement requirements
  • ensuring that technical solutions leverage industry best practices, designing for security and excellence while minimizing the total cost of ownership
  • defining internal and external customer IT infrastructure architecture needs and then provide solution options to meet those needs to include, capacity planning, systems configuration, tuning, monitoring, backups, hardware and software installations

The candidate will be required to work independently with little supervision and should be flexible to work and support IT Operation needs as requested.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Identify possible technical and/or security problems and provide documented responses
  • Support technical requirements management
  • Perform complex problem management research and issue resolution
  • Assist with day-to-day complex system administration (Windows and Linux) tasks as necessary
  • Provide IT operations process improvement recommendations and implementation
  • Assist with automation of administrative tasks through scripting
  • Function as an inter/intra-group liaison as projects required


Required Skills:

  • Experience with multiple OS's (Windows, Linux, and OSX)
  • Experience with multiple Hypervisors (HyperV, ESX, and VirtualBox)
  • Knowledge of Cisco OS (iOS, NexusOS)
  • Experience with Windows Management (Active Directory, SCOM, and VMM)
  • Familiarity with LAN and WAN deployments
  • Experience with Enterprise Backup Solutions (Microsoft DPM, ArcServe Backup Suite)
  • Knowledge and experience with the security mission customer
  • Knowledge of Storage Area Networks (SAN), including design, provisioning, capacity planning, and maintenance.
  • Experience building, configuring and troubleshooting customized forensic workstations
  • Experience in the design, engineering, testing, and implementation of migrating Hyper-V virtual machines from Windows 2008 to Windows 2012 R2 cluster Hyper-V environment
  • Knowledge of network design (LAN & WAN), including backup systems and disaster recovery architectures (DR).
  • Hands on experience with multiple (Windows, Linux, etc.) operating
  • Experience evaluating hardware and software products against customer requirements for technical evaluation and potential
  • Hands on experience designing, engineering, implementing, and maintaining COTS/GOTS applications.
  • Familiarity with Network Monitoring Appliances
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • 12-16 years of directly related experience in system engineering/administration, network analysis and design

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with Shell scripting is a plus
  • SQL Server experience and familiarity with Oracle 10g/11g, and MySQL is a plus
  • Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 10, 2008R2, 2012, 2012R2, 2016, and System Center experience is a plus
  • VMware Certified, and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
  • LINUX, ESX, and OSX experience is a plus
  • Storage system experience is a
  • VMware ESX experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of various types of forensic software utilized by the customer
  • Experience with HP Servers and HP Blade Chassis is a plus
  • Required to provide recommendations in technical standards, security standards, and operational
  • Provide recommendations to architecture and design
  • Interface with vendors and third party producers

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


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