Xator Corporation Systems Engineering Analyst in Bethesda, Maryland
Xator seeks enthusiastic, positive, and proactive self-starters to join our team. Our leadership aims to attract and retain the best and brightest employees, maintain an environment built on trust and pride, and encourage individual and team achievements. We uphold ourselves to an exceptional professional standard of conduct, setting ourselves apart from our competition.
Xator is dedicated to creating and maintaining a lifelong learning environment. We encourage forward-thinking, innovation, and out-of-the-box ideas in an inclusive environment. Our training and continuing education programs allows us to constantly improve services and deliver innovation to our customers. We invest in our employees and they, in turn, advance our clients' mission.
Clearance Requirement: Active or Current TS w/ a current SCI and Polygraph.
The Contractor shall implement and maintain computer systems and ensure optimal system performance. The Contractor shall work with mission managers and Directorate POCs to successfully monitor the operation and maintain the structural/operational integrity of existing systems. The Contractor shall communicate with stakeholders to identify the tasks the system is to accomplish.
JOB REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS
- Applicable degree(s): Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Database Administration, Geographic Information Systems, Information Security, Information Technology (IT) or Software Engineering.
Demonstrated experience monitoring existing systems to ensure structural integrity, overseeing the development and installation of new hardware and software, and installing and configuring operating systems and other software and routinely test installed software for glitch detection and other issues.
Minimum six (6) years of experience in system engineering and IT support. These six (6) years must be concurrent with the requisite years of work experience.
Proven track record of success in installation and maintenance of LINUX-based software.
Ability to write custom scripts to reduce the need for human intervention, design and implement security systems and redundant backups to maintain data safety, and ensure constant availability of technical resources.
Ability to effectively establish and execute strategic and critical task priorities to demonstrate problem-solving skills, and to think algorithmically.
Ability to understand engineering disciplines, such as mechanical, electrical and computer engineering.
Demonstrated experience managing projects that include inter-disciplinary teams.
Experience understanding complex system development methods and system testing practices.
Desired Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:
Experience creating automated scripts and software.
Proficiency with databases and SQL.
Relevant specialized engineering experience.
Advanced certifications, such as Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) and Microsoft Certified IT Professionals (MCITP).
Architecture modeling skills.
Equal Opportunity Statement
Xator Corporation, and its Subsidiaries, provides equal opportunity to all applicants for employment as required by and/or consistent with applicable country law and company policy. Consistent with the foregoing, Xator Corporation provides qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veterans? status, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status(s) protected by law. In the United States, Xator Corporation ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.