Sr Systems Engineer II (TS/SCI) in Sterling, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Sterling, VA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt has an opening for a Senior Systems Engineer to perform network and infrastructure engineering tasks pertaining to LAN/data center system design, development, implementation, integration, and troubleshooting activities for our client in Sterling, VA  

  • Perform network and infrastructure engineering tasks pertaining to LAN/data center system design, development, implementation, integration, and troubleshooting activities.

Required Skills

  • Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) 
  • 6 years of related work experience or 14 years of experience in lieu of a degree 
  • 6+ years of progressively responsible experience in design, implementation and administration for hardware and systems portfolios. 
  • Proficient at building, maintaining, managing and monitoring servers running Linux
  • Working technical knowledge of Linux operating systems including RHEL and Ubuntu. 
  • Knowledge and experience of Application and Security protocols, such as SolarWinds, HBSS, Certificates & Tokens, RSA, McAfee SIEM, McAfee SIEM, McAfee IPS/IDS, Rubrik Host Backup System, SAN storage, and Active Directory 
  • Knowledge and experience in the design, implementation and support of VMware’s product line, including vSphere, vCloud, Director, View and SRM.
  • Experience in working with highly hardened/secure environments 
  • Knowledge of the concepts and techniques of server architectures, hardware, and software. 
  • Expert knowledge of TCP/IP, DNS, IPSec, GRE tunnels, multicasting and traffic balancing techniques. 
  • Expert understanding of Internet routing, BGP, OSPF, Tunneling, Ethernet switching, Linux, and related networking technologies 
  • High level of motivation, self-starter, ability to demonstrate effective project management and completion of complex network tasks with little guidance 
  • Proficient and self-reliant in at least one modern scripting or programming language such as Python and Go. 
  • Familiarity with systems configuration management, orchestration, and infrastructure as code with tools such as Ansible and/or Terraform 
  • Familiarity with networks 
  • Experience with VMWare or KVM 
  • Experience with public cloud offerings 
  • Experience as a system administrator for a Splunk cluster, or similar SIEM platform 
  • Install, configure, and maintain a SAN
  • Install, configure, and maintain Active Directory 


Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer