Systems Engineer

Norfolk, VA

Posted: 11/02/2018 Employment Type: Full Time Industry: Technology / Engineering Job Number: 1007

Entrust Government Solutions has an immediate career opportunity for a Systems Engineer.  This person will serve as part of a talented team of engineers who collectively demonstrate excellent technical competency, reliability in delivering mission critical infrastructure, and who continually ensure the highest levels of accessibility, optimization, and security. Qualified systems engineers applicants will have a strong background in IT, computer systems engineering, or systems engineering and analysis.

Systems Engineer Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ability to manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure
  • Oversight of infrastructure including installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software and system management tools
  • Ability to see potential issues and proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure accessibility
  • Monitor and test performance of applications, foreseeing potential bottlenecks and identifying possible solutions
  • Ability to work with developers and systems administrators to implement those fixes
  • Continual maintenance of security, including backup and redundancy strategies
  • Competency in writing and maintaining custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower downtime due to required human intervention
  • Desire to work alongside the team to help design information and operational support systems
  • Consistently and successfully provide 2nd and 3rd level support
  • Excellence in communication as a liaison with vendors and other IT personnel to resolve issues
  • Occasional travel to conduct site surveys or installations

Required Qualifications

  • M.S. in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Management Systems or a related discipline, or equivalent professional experience
  • U.S. Citizen eligible for DOD Secret clearance
  • Experience in the Following Areas:
    • Requirements Analysis
    • Functional Analysis & Allocation
    • Design Synthesis
    • Developmental Testing
    • Operational Testing
    • Conducting & Leading Technical Reviews
    • Strong inter-personal and leadership communication skills to carry out this assignment with the ability to lead and work as part of a team

Desired Qualifications

  • Defense Acquisition University Level III Systems Engineering Certified

Candidates must be willing to submit to a background check prior to employment

Entrust Government Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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