Assured Consulting Solutions Principal Systems Engineer in Chantilly, Virginia
Location: Chantilly, VA
Number of openings: 2
Clearance Required: Must be a U.S. Citizen and possess a current and active Top Secret clearance granted by the Department of Defense or an Intelligence Community agency. Must be open to random CI polygraph.
Assured Consulting Solutions provides strategic and innovative solutions for customer needs across the business, technology, and organizational spectrum. As a member of our team, you will have the chance to work with customers that are both Government and industry leaders and technology innovators.
We are seeking a highly motivated, customer-oriented Principal Systems Engineer to join our team in support of a secure Windows-based Information System in Chantilly, VA.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Providing Tier 3 IT Systems support on a wide range of technologies, including: VMware vCenter, Horizon View, Site Recovery Manager, HPAC Secure Printing, HP Blade Servers, HP SANs, Certificate Services, DHCP, DNS, Active Directory, Group Policies and Microsoft Windows Operating Systems.
Providing support to Microsoft Windows 2008/2012/2016 Servers; Microsoft Windows 10; administering Microsoft Exchange, Active Directory, workstation and server hardware; administering Microsoft Office 2010/2016; administering DNS, Group Policy, and PKI; administering vSphere, Horizon View, data backup, and antivirus software; basic networking including DHCP/TCPIP; deploying workstation images; and support to thin and/or zero clients.
Diagnosing and resolving the performance, security, and/or technical challenges related to the platforms listed above.
Writing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to accomplish repetitive tasks.
Participating in processes throughout all phases of the ITIL Service Lifecycle, including submitting Change Requests.
Performing requirements analysis, requirements gathering, and integration for all platforms listed above.
Providing direction and guidance to less-experienced Systems Engineers.
Investigating and resolving operational problems in conjunction with other engineering and technical personnel.
Working on project teams responsible for engineering and packaging releases to integrate within the customer's production IT environment.
Other duties as assigned.
DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification required.
DoD 8570 computing environment certification required within 6 months of hire. MCSA, VCP, or equivalent.
Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Systems, HP SANs, VMware products.
ITIL Foundations certification.
Scripting experience or willingness to learn.
Essential Job Functions:
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires employers to focus on the essential functions of a position to determine whether an individual is qualified. Essential job functions are the fundamental job duties that an applicant or employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact ACS Human Resources at (703) 662-5062.
The physical requirements of this position include:
Ability to sit and work in a cubicle on a workstation in a SCIF for approximately eight (8) hours each workday.
Frequently communicates with co-workers, management, and customers. Must be able to easily exchange accurate information in these situations.
- Requires a Bachelor's degree
Years of Experience
- 7+ years w/ Bachelor's Degree
Position Type: Full-Time
Export Control: For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ACS may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.
Assured Consulting Solutions is an Equal 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. Minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ACS' utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ACS does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact ACS Human Resources at (703) 662-5062.