Job Description:

Our client is looking for a Senior Operations and Maintenance Systems Engineer with strong systems and software experience to support a complex DHS effort.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot application production problems and provide solutions promptly.
  • Manage logs and produce scripts to automate log reporting and analysis.
  • Supporting applications operating within the AWS Cloud environment.
  • Produce Linux and Windows scripts to help with application troubleshooting.
  • Monitor production databases, applications, and virtual environment 24x7x365.
  • This role analyzes recurring problems and initiates solutions for preventing reoccurrence.
  • Support the O&M on-call rotation, including nights and weekends.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Must currently possess an active Top-Secret clearance; OR can obtain and maintain a CBP Full Background Investigation before starting.
  • BS/BA Degree with 8+ years of prior relevant experience or a master’s degree with 6+ years of previous relevant experience; OR 4 years of experience in lieu of degree
  • Experience in System Engineering with Linux and UNIX systems.
  • Experience contributing to deliverables and meeting performance metrics.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Solid experience with monitoring tools such as AppDynamics, Splunk, and Dynatrace.
  • Experience with Agile / Scrum methodology.
  • Solid experience with Linux and Windows scripting.
  • Experience with web applications and relational databases (SQL Server, Oracle, PostgresSQL).
  • Solid experience with Linux and UNIX troubleshooting and configuration.
  • Solid Oracle engineering skills.
  • Top Secret Clearance or DHS Full BI