Kforce Systems Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia

A Kforce client is looking for a Systems Engineer to support their client based Washington, District of Colombia (D.C.).Summary:The System Administrator/Engineer will work with the current Network Engineer to support a five-phase approach to assist the IJC in upgrading their current Network Infrastructure and Software Environment from Microsoft Windows 2003 to Microsoft's most recent software environment. Specific activities expected from this position in relation to this effort are as follows:

  • Phase 1: Discovery/Evaluation

  • Phase 2: Design and Implementation

  • Phase 3: Reporting

  • Phase 4: Customer validation

  • Phase 5: Knowledge Transfer

  • Knowledge and experience with Windows operating Systems (Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 2003, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 R2, and Windows Server 2016)

  • File Server Management

  • Microsoft Distributed File System Replication (DFS-R) and Storage Replica (SR)

  • Data copy and Server Rights Management

  • Active Directory knowledge

  • Group Policy knowledge

  • VMware vShield knowledge

  • Experience in administering file shares and security

  • PowerShell Scripting

  • Active Directory and Group Policy Management

  • VMware ESXi vCenter

  • Virtualization experience (VMware ESXi and Hyper-V)

  • VMware View VDI experience

  • Experience in administering file shares and security

  • Scripting Knowledge (VBScript, PowerShell)

  • Experience with Windows Failover Clustering

  • Experience with SQL Server 2012 HA Clusters

  • Administration of Windows IIS web servers

  • Windows Imaging: Creation and deployment using MDT

  • Experience accessing EMC and NetApp SAN systems (iSCSI and CIFS)

  • Failover Clustering in a WAN environment

  • General Administration of Unix/Linux (Red Hat, CentOS, Apache, and Tomcat)

  • Certified Cisco Engineer with knowledge of ASA Firewalls/Routers/Security, and excellent networking/subnetting skills

  • Applicants must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship

  • Active Secret security clearance

Skills Preferred:

  • Oracle and MS SQL Database Administration knowledge

  • VMware vSphere 5 and 6 experience

  • VMware View VDI experience

  • VMware View ThinApp application virtualization

  • Recent SharePoint migration experience

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours