Job Description The Infrastructure Engineer implements, maintains, and enhances complex and diverse research infrastructure systems (e.g. multi-purpose hosting, virtualized environments, clusters, virtual networks, cloud environments, real-time systems, business management information systems, logging and monitoring systems, hardware, active directory, Linux/Unix- Windows- or OSx-based, storage area networks (SAN), LAN, virtual and WAN networking, and other infrastructure-related components) based upon documented requirements. Works individually or as part of a product team. Review and test infrastructure components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results. Resolves reported system issues, configuration management, troubleshooting. Problem solving, troubleshooting with logs, notifications, etc. Utilizes infrastructure engineering and research design methodologies appropriate to the development/test/production environment. Provides specific input to the component system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, system reuses, use of Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS)/Government Off-The-Shelf (GOTS), and requirements analysis and synthesis from system level to individual system components with particular emphasis on complex networking topics.
Experience in one or more of the following networking topics is preferred:
• Experience with network troubleshooting of complex issues, such as IPSec, VXLan, FWs, Load Balancing and DNS
• Expertise with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and thin client architectures
• Experience with Security administration to include enterprise antivirus, malware detection, intrusion detection and audit solutions.
• Experience with AAA, security, operating systems and networking.
• Excellent with problem solving and troubleshooting.
• Experience with Open Source tools, such as Snort, Rancher, Kubernetes, Docker, etc.
• Experience with Cloud technologies, such as OpenStack, Salt,
• Knowledge of Amazon Web Services, CloudTamer, Azure, platforms and solutions
Performs tasks in IT and telecommunications projects in at least (1) one of the following areas: Windows or Linux server system administration (e.g., Windows Server 2016/2019 or latest, various Linux flavors-e.g. centOS, CoreOS, Amazon Linux, etc.), integrating GOTS/COTS/open-source solutions, virtualization technology experience (e.g., VMWare, Zen, Citrix, KVM, CloudTamer), networking and TCP/IP protocols (e.g., Teradici, CISCO, Juniper), programming language (e.g. python, java, Golang) storage technologies (e.g., SAN, NAS, Fiber Channel, iSCSI, NFS), Cloud Native Storage Solutions (e.g. Rook, Ceph) remote access (e.g., Juniper SSL VPN), or other IT infrastructure technologies.
Performs system integration, system administration, or network engineering tasks
Contributes to the development of sections of IT and telecommunications systems
Performs tasks in IT and telecommunications projects in at least (1) one of the following areas: Windows or Linux server system administration (e.g., Windows Server 2016/2019, various Linux flavors-e.g. centOS, CoreOS, Amazon Linux, etc.), integrating GOTS/COTS/open-source solutions, virtualization technology experience (e.g., VMWare, Zen, Citrix, KVM, CloudTamer), networking and TCP/IP protocols (e.g., Teradici, CISCO, Juniper), programming language (e.g. python, java, Golang) storage technologies (e.g., SAN, NAS, Fiber Channel, iSCSI, NFS), Cloud Native Storage Solutions (e.g. Rook, Ceph) remote access (e.g., Juniper SSL VPN), or other IT infrastructure technologies.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science or related technical discipline and three (3) or more years experience in virtual infrastructure engineering is required. An additional one (1) year of infrastructure experience on projects with similar engineering processes may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree, six (6) for a Master’s.
At least one of the following Active Certifications: technical certification Cloud Services (Associate/Specialty: AWS, Azure or related Cloud Service Provider offering the Agency offers), OpenStack Certification (COA-Administrator) or one year of OpenStack development or integration, VMware (VMware Certified Professional-VCP in one of the following: VCP-DCV, VCP-NV, VCP-CMA or higher)
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.