B&D Consulting, Inc.21742 System Engineer in Fort Meade, Maryland

Systems Engineer POSITION SUMMARY:BandD provides system and application support to a government customer by administering and engineering a high performance and reliable infrastructure. The Systems Engineer should have experience in supporting large enterprise environments by developing engineering solutions for MS based servers, virtual environment and systems. The candidate must be able to exhibit strong communication, collaboration, as well as time and project management skills. This position focuses on customer-facing production systems infrastructure. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (MAJOR DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES):Support the BandD and Government program team Cross-train and provide backup to other team members.Work with IT management to design and implement application failover and DR plan.Research and evaluate new data center technologies to improve existing infrastructure.Participate in the implementation of agreed upon solutions and strategies.Generate innovative approaches and solutions to recurring tasks or problems.Document technical problems, resolutions, and processes for assigned tasks and projects.Participate in testing and evaluation of new technologies to ensure compatibility and functionality.Follow policies and procedures for change and incident management.Set and manage stakeholder expectationsEffectively communicate relevant project information to superiors, stakeholders and team membersResolve and/or escalate issues in a timely fashionContinually seek opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen stakeholder relationships.Exercises a high degree of professionalism and self-motivation using personal initiative to identify and recommend best actices.Demonstrates a continued commitment to professional education and industry best practices.Supports BandD Consulting, Inc. in growing the business and provide proposal support as neededPerforms all other duties as assigned.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES:Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing skills as well as the ability to work independently as required a MUSTAbility to develop new approaches to complex design problemsAbility to analyze risk and report problems concerning system requirementsUnderstanding of core engineering conceptsHave a general knowledge of network and enterprise storage technologies.Ability to handle multiple tasks in both individual and team environmentsAbility to proactively interact with high-level customers and team members.Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services.Proposal writing technical skillsREQUIRED CLEARANCE:Must be a U.S CitizenMust have an active DoD "Top Secret" clearance.Must be able to pass a national background investigation.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:B.S. in Computer Science or Information Technology (IT)Requires 3-5 years of computer science experienceStrong background with the latest Microsoft SQL, SCOM and Server productsStrong background in Linux, UNIX and AIXMust possess strong analytic and troubleshooting skills for systems performance and issues.VMware, EMC, and Microsoft certifications preferred but not required.Must have an active U.S. PassportExperience with MS Power Point, Word, Excel and Visio. For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.https://www.applicantpro.com/j/774299-123856