Overview: Job Title: Systems Engineer Job Location: Ft Meade, MD Security Clearance: Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret/SSBI clearance Due to the nature of the work and US Government required, US Citizenship is required. Job Responsibilities: Trace Systems is seeking an innovative and highly driven Systems Engineer to join our growing team in Ft. Meade, MD. This role will be a part of a dynamic, multi-disciplined team, building, implementing, and maintaining customer systems/networks on our Virtualized Data Center Node for Combatant Commands. The Systems Engineer is responsible for supporting the day-to-day server virtualization services. Provides support for Networking, Storage, and Configuration Management with ability to reach the enterprise SMEs in these areas. Job Responsibilities: * Responsible for the day-to-day support of server, app, or virtualization. * Perform routine audits and general health checks of systems and software * Responsible for Microsoft Windows Servers operating in a virtual environment * Provides tier 3 support for DNS, Group Policies, Domain Services, Database Servers, VOIP, XMPP, McAfee Anti-Virus, ACAS, vCenter, WSUS, SolarWinds, and File Servers. * Assessment and optimization of the virtualization systems * Work with Development Team to plan, install and configure new hardware and software for enterprise solutions * Maintains accurate and comprehensive documentation diagrams of the enterprise server infrastructure and communications flow and routing * Responsible for documenting the configuration of SOPs and TTPs * Perform pro-active support functions and reporting to maintain the integrity of the enterprise virtual environment and business function * Verifying system security and Information Assurance (IA) posture and Security Technical Implementation Guidance (STIG) compliance of systems on Coalition networks and in the Trace Dev Lab * Effectively communicate with customers, help desk support personnel and senior technicians * Identify trends and abnormalities and provocatively take steps to prevent performance impacts to virtual environment and business function * Communicate accurate and useful status reports to management on a weekly basis and during outages * Support operations for multi-site systems environment (geographically separated) * Willing and available to travel up to 10% during times of implementation * Willing and available for on-call support * May include mission critical exercise support. * Other duties as assigned Minimum Qualifications: * A Minimum of (8) Eight years direct experience, in the last ten years. * Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret/SSBI clearance * Position requires a current DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification * Technical certification to include Microsoft Professional 2012R2, 2016, or 2019 OS, or VMware Professional * Due to the nature of the work and US Government required, US Citizenship is required. Desired Qualifications: * MCSE * MCSA * MCITP * VCAP6-DCA Education: * Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Network Engineering, Math). With at least 15 years of general experience of which 12 years is directly related experience, a degree is not required. Trace Systems Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad-- whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security. To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading-edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at : www.tracesystems.com . #jointracesystems Trace Systems is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.