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Systems Engineer with Top Secret Clearance

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Date: May 27, 2021

Location: Quantico, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 114152 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Systems Engineer with Top Secret Clearance to join our team in Quantico, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

The Systems Engineer works in support of the client to deliver training content and training related services to client personnel. The SE designs, implements and expands the agency's training related computer systems and participates in the planning, design, implementation, deployment and testing of these systems. Based on analysis the SE provides recommendations and advises on system improvements, automation, and risk management. The SE interfaces with technical stakeholders to ensure they have a clear understanding of computer system requirements. The SE also develops system documentation in support of current and future systems.


Position Responsibilities

  • Serve as the Systems Engineer for the client's learning system unit
  • Transfer system engineering knowledge to System Administrators
  • Oversee development and maintenance of computer systems
  • Identify technical requirements and make suggestions regarding technical requirements and best practices
  • Set-up/architect computer system environments
  • Design and implement system security and data assurance in collaboration with the ISSO
  • Collaborate with developers and system administrators to ensure system requirements are met
  • Configure and install computer systems
  • Write system documentation to include: flowcharts, system diagrams and other documentation
  • Develop systems courseware design documentation in coordination with the course developers and program manager 
  • Participate as a member of the Operations team
  • Validate that systems meet organizational requirements
  • Develop PowerShell scripts to automate system support tasks
  • Improve and expand their knowledge and skill set with regard to current industry trends
  • Seek and propose new or alternative approaches to address the organizations training delivery challenges

Required Qualifications

  • Six years' experience as a Systems Engineer
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience (8 additional years of experience will substitute for a degree)
  • Top Secret Clearance

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 server environment and later
  • Expert knowledge of PowerShell scripting
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, including ability to explain technical concepts in non-technical terms
  • Proficient in system analysis and troubleshooting to analyze, isolate, and document problems/issues, identify risks, and develop options/solutions
  • Ability to define project goals and work independently to complete projects while adhering to the established schedule
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure Cloud Services
  • Windows Server virtualization
  • Adhoc SQL reporting

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

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