System Engineer IV

Clear Ridge Defense - Fort Meade, MD

Job Description

*********Only Applicants with the required clearance level will be reviewed for these openings************

Location: Ft. Meade, MD

Clearance: TS/SCI, FSP


Clear Ridge is looking for a System Engineer IV. As a member of the enterprise Storage and Database Hosting team, this position is responsible for the identification and fixing of problems within existing systems.A thorough understanding of UNIX and UNIX scripting are important, along with familiarity of SGI systems.The Senior Systems Engineer will have familiarity with Oracle/Storagetek ACSLS tape libraries, as well as Quantum Scalar libraries; and with managing DataDomain data deduplication/virtual tape libraries and Netapp filers.A good understanding of ssh is necessary, and familiarity with AMASS, StorNext and Netbackup is a plus.An understanding of Java, Perl, Bash, and SQL is important; and although not a requirement, familiarity with DSS would be a welcomed plus.The ability to interface in a professional manner with non-technical customers is important.Initiative, communicating, and listening are important to the success of this position.

Required Skills:

  • Must have mid-level Unix/Linux system administration & engineering experience.
  • On call (duty phone rotation) for system server support.
  • Able to Rack/Stack equipment, perform hardware configurations, and have experience with networking.
  • Design/Develop Microsoft Visio (hardware/components) rack drawings for server rooms infrastructure environment.
  • Responsible for documenting systems configuration information for System Security Plan (SSP) and interacting/working with the organization Information System Security Officer (ISSO).


Desired Skills:

  • Experience in the design, implementation, and maintenance of monitoring systems
  • Shell scripting


Required Education and Experience:

  • Either a Doctorate plus 4 years ,OR Master’s plus 6 years, OR Bachelor’s plus 8 years,OR Associate’s plus 10 years, OR H.S./GED plus 12 years
  • One of the following DoD approved certifications is necessary to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position:Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP, GCIH, or GCED.
  • Must be available for on-call support.
  • Must be open to the possibility of travel (CONUS & OCONUS), anticipate less than 5%.


Additional Information

We have a unique approach to compensation and benefits.

Benefits Snapshot:

  • 100% Fully-Covered Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 100% Fully-Covered Life Insurance
  • 100% Fully-Covered Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • 10 Paid Federal Holidays
  • $500 New Uniform Bonus for Transitioning Military
  • Monthly Cell Phone Stipend
  • Monthly Gym Wellness / Streaming Subscription Stipend
  • Competitive 401k Matching
  • Annual Training Allotment
  • $5,000 Employee Referral Bonuses
  • Business Development and Client Expansion Bonuses


*100% Fully-Covered means the employee does not pay a dime from their paycheck for these benefits.

Posted On: Sunday, November 25, 2018

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