ISYS Technologies, Inc.

  • Senior/Lead Systems Engineer- Messaging

    Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
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  • Minimum Clearance Required




    Functional Responsibilities:

    This position is for a Senior System Engineer to support Messaging for high availability production systems support. Location is Arlington, VA. The candidate must be able to gather requirements and help architect, plan and implement system solutions for the Messaging platform to meet customer requirements.  Experience with web servers, databases, networks, new installations, migrations, and security scanning tools is required.  Surge hours may be required. The ability to write shell scripts and utility programs for Windows system maintenance is also a plus. Candidate must have experience in development of implementation guides based on NIST 800-53 moderate and high impact baselines and also must have Federal customer experience.To be successful in this position, the candidate must also display excellent teamwork skills, written and oral communication skills, and formal documentation skills.


    The duties of this position include managing and maintaining Google Apps, Microsoft Exchange, and ProofPoint on Windows based virtual/physical servers. Experience in engineering, operating and maintaining Google Apps, Microsoft Exchange, MaaS360, and ProofPoint on Windows based networks is required to support all e-mail communication systems. The position will include providing messaging administration support utilizing the ServiceNow ticketing and change management application.  Duties also include providing support for spam, malicious emails, and IPLock settings, Support in interfacing with current messaging archiving (Symantec E-vault) and administer server support for Exchange servers as needed.


    The candidate will also work closely with network, application, and middleware teams to support Windows based product installations, customizations, and deployments. The candidate will provide Windows support including software updates and upgrades, backup and recovery, performance management and capacity planning for the Windows environment.  Experience in technology upgrades (hardware and software) is required.





    Experience Requirements:

    Position requires 5+ years of experience with the following:

    • Experience working with virtual infrastructure (i.e. VMWare) required.
    • Managing Windows systems, including Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Maintain current messaging systems to include maintenance of current messaging systems in Google Apps and GMAIL systems
    • Manage and maintain Microsoft enterprise services such as Active Directory, Windows Servers and additional messaging products (Good Messaging, Maas360, Mail Security Appliances - IronPort, ProofPoint, VMware Technologies and current Google Apps products)
    • Managing and maintaining Google Apps, Microsoft Exchange, MaaS360, ProofPoint on Windows based virtual/physical servers.
    • Recommend cost efficiencies where possible and adhere to chosen Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
    • Support in interfacing with current messaging archiving (Symantec E-vault)
    • Building, configuring, and managing Microsoft Windows servers in multi-tenant enterprise environments
    • Experience with Enterprise Backup software (NetBackup, BackupExec)
    • Experience with large scale datacenter operations
    • Required certifications: MCSE, MCSA, ITIL v3


    Position requires 2 -3 years of experience with the following:

    • Experience utilizing Powershell to automate common functions
    • Experience with NTP Quota File Sentinel and Quota File Reporter
    • Experience migrating large infrastructures from physical to virtual environments



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    Essential Requirements - Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, walk, stand and climb stairs and steps. May require walking long distance from parking to work station. Occasionally, movement that requires twisting at the neck and/or trunk more than the average person, squatting/ stooping/kneeling, reaching above the head, and forward motion will be required. The employee will continuously be required to repeat the same hand, arm, or finger motion many times. Manual and finger dexterity are essential to this position. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, depth perception and telling differences among colors. The employee must be able to communicate through speech with clients and public. Hearing requirements include conversation in both quiet and noisy environments. Lifting may require floor to waist, waist to shoulder, or shoulder to overhead movement of up to 20 pounds. This position demands tolerance for various levels of mental stress.


    ISYS Technologies is an Engineering and Information Technology Company focused on providing Services to the Federal and State Government. ISYS offers a competitive compensation program and comprehensive benefits package to our employees including Health/Dental/Vision/PTO and more. ISYS Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


    US Citizenship is required.


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