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PDS Tech Inc Senior Systems Engineer II - Clearance in Beale AFB, California

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer, in Sterling, VA.


  • The Senior Infrastructure Engineer will join a team responsible for platform infrastructure design for a critical national asset.

  • This includes operating system, COTS Stack, server, network and storage hardware design, and configuration of private cloud environments.

  • The ideal candidate will possess extensive knowledge and experience with network infrastructure technologies, services, operations, and security.

  • This position will require some on call support and overtime as well and limited (<20%) travel as required for system installation and troubleshooting support.

Security Clearance Requirement:

  • An existing US Government Secret security clearance is required for this position.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of (8)+ years of progressively responsible experience designing COTS infrastructure and private cloud environments

  • Proficiency in matching system requirements to compute capabilities and the knowledge and ability to select specific hardware and infrastructure to meet those requirements

  • Proficient working knowledge of networks, storage, and virtualization (VMware)

  • Proficient at building, and configuring servers running Linux RHEL

  • Knowledge and experience with Application and Security protocols, such as Solarwinds, HBSS, Certificates & Tokens, RSA, McAfee SIEM, McAfee IPS/IDS, Rubrik Host Backup System, SAN storage, and Active Directory

  • Demonstrated knowledge of EMC Unity storage

  • Knowledge and experience in the design, implementation and support of VMware’s product line

  • Experience in working with highly hardened/secure environments

  • Adjust quickly to changing priorities

  • High level of motivation, self-starter

  • Process Oriented

Desired Skills:

  • Background in COTS product installation

  • Experience with automation tools such as Chef (preferred), Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack, Fabric or similar products for O/S builds, software installation and configuration Experience with DISA STIGs

  • Experience with Windows and/or Linux System Administration

  • Scripting skills (i.e. PowerShell, Python, Ruby, bash, etc.)

Education Requirements:

  • A degree in Science, Technology Engineering or Math (STEM), or related STEM degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology or 16 years’ experience in lieu of degree

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.