• Systems Engineer (Cryptography)

    Location US-MD-Linthicum
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/2/2018 11:18 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Systems Engineering
  • Overview

    WOOD is currently hiring a Virtualization Systems Engineer/Architect to support our team in Linthicum, MD.  The ideal Systems Engineer will be responsible for working and leading a virtualization team in systems design and operations. The SE will design, build, and integrate all physical, virtual, logical systems and networks.



    • In a highly virtualized VMWare and vCloud Director Environment, the Systems Engineer (SE), will design and provide a multitude of internal customers with a virtual machine and network setup (VMWare NSX).
    • SE will be responsible for working on many concurrent efforts and tasks in a fast paced environment
      • Other responsibilities will include stakeholder and customer support
    • Work directly with the government customer to analyze requirements and address technical concerns
    • Document technical design and architecture
      • Duties will include the configuration of project hardware such as servers, virtual machines, SAN\NAS, and networking equipment to include multi-level firewalls and switches
    • Installation and configuration of both Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) and custom applications may become a more common duty assigned to this position
    • SE will be the key point of contact for all hardware, virtualization and managing of network resources
    • Assist in leading the team in the responsibility for the overall security and compliance controls


    **All candidate must have a TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph.

    • Fourteen (14) years’ experience as a SE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required.
    • Bachelor’s degree in (System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management), or related technical field from an accredited college or university is required.
      • Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree
    • Experience in most if not all of the following:
      • Must be able to document system processes, build procedures and system infrastructure diagrams
      • Strong experience in networking
      • Microsoft Server 2008, or 2012/2016 system administration
      • VMware ESXi Server 5 or above, including vCenter, vSphere, and vCloud Director
      • MS SQL/Databases administration
      • MS Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 Active Directory
      • Microsoft SCCM, SCOM configuration/administration
      • Current SAN/NAS experience
      • Current Hardware installation and configuration experience
      • Experience in scripting in Powershell and/or PowerCLI
      • Experienced in administration of CISCO, McAfee Enterprise (or similar) Firewalls and networking equipment (firewalls/switches/SAN)
      • Experience administering firewalls, particularly Cisco ASA's and/or McAfee (formerly SideWinder) a plus
      • Experience using NetApp Storage Devices
      • Experience using Cisco UCS hardware environments
      • Experience in Linux Administration
    • Successful candidates will be detail oriented and exhibit strong organization skills; must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, including demonstrated ability to comfortably interact with all levels of organization management while operating in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision.



    WOOD Consulting Services is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with an office in Washington, DC. WOOD embraces a simple philosophy… take care of our people and they will take care of our customers. We seek to hire and retain high caliber-talent to meet the needs of our customers with excellent services. For over 20 years, WOOD has followed that philosophy and built a reputation as reliable mission-enablers helping U.S. agencies achieve mission success.


    WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.




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