Position Title: Sr. Desktop Engineer
Location: Arlington, VA
Status: US Citizen
Looking for a Senior Desktop Engineer, self-motivated, innovative, with past technical hands-on experience in IT systems engineering, who will be part of an Engineering that is supporting SDLC engineering and modernization efforts for a large enterprise, multi-tenant environment covering various technologies and initiatives including VDI, Wireless, Network, Computer, Systems, Software, and more. The role of Senior Desktop Engineer will be focused on designing and implementing desktop engineering changes: applications, windows, VDI, and more in test or production environment, with a focus on improvement in the service delivery to the end customer, and will also provide technical expertise to less senior engineers supporting projects in these areas, may support special projects or ASI's (Authorized Service Interruptions) or other cross functional engineering requirements.
Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.
1.Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, manufacturing and development cost projections, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems engineering.
2.Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.
3.Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.
4.Plans and directs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.
5.Develops documentation on new or existing systems.
6.Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.
7.Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.
8.Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
9.Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
10.Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibilities.
11.Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.
12.Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
13.Participates in special projects as required.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
Education: B.A. or B.S. degree required. Masters, especially in Science, Computers, Engineering, is highly desired.
8-10 years of related systems engineering experience.
Must have seven or more years' directly related experience in desktop engineering from an engineering projects perspective (this position is not for desktop support technicians or system admins, this is not for Tier 2/3 engineering, this is for engineering design from an engineering projects perspective, not operations and maintenance - O&M need not apply). Also requires knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in all the various phases of the engineering, application, and development of multiple operating systems; knowledge of or certification in specific applications or processes may be required, depending on job assignment. Certifications in desktop areas are highly desired, especially Windows, VmWare, and etc.
Must have excellent communication skills (oral and writing). May interact with the gov't customer and senior government leadership leaders at the highest levels, prefer those who have experience and skills in this area.
Unique requirements: experience in Pentagon/DoD environment preferred, experience with OSD WHS or Pentagon customer also highly desired. Secret clearance required. Must be 8570 Compliant on day 1 (Security+ CE, CISSP or like certification meeting security minimum requirement). This is a unique opportunity to join an Engineering program working current & future engineering efforts to this large scale enterprise, multi-tenant customer environment.
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