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Senior Infrastructure Engineer - TS/SCI with Polygraph

Infrastructure | Laurel, MD | Full Time

Job Description

About Us: Innovating to solve real-world problems

Applied Insight delivers next-generation cloud solutions that give Federal customers greater command and control, insight and security for their public and private cloud deployments.

On joining our team, you’ll be working to solve real-world problems on missions that matter with people who share your passions and encourage your ambition. It’s vital to us that we hire committed people who are great at what they do. We return that commitment by empowering them with the autonomy, the support and the tools they need to fulfill their true potential.

 A day in the life (just a few of the things you may do on any given day):

  • You will be responsible for all network/server systems for the customer.
  • Design and implement network topology solutions based off requirements given by the customer.
  • Maintain and upgrade existing network/server equipment while supporting others on your team with various solutions.
  • Continuously seek and investigate new technologies, researching their applicability to different problems the customer presents you.
  • Work with Linux filesystems and permissions, developing scripts to help automate easily repeatable tasks.
  • Work with virtualization and containers, utilizing Docker or ELK stack to aid in orchestration.

You will excel in the role if you're:

  • Someone who embraces the latest technology and will work with others to leverage it.
  • Able to communicate at both high and low levels for technical and non-technical people.
  • Well-rounded and have in-depth knowledge and experience across multiple and varying technologies to include, Linux, Windows, VMware, Docker, ELK Stack, Cisco & Palo Alto.
  • Eager to seek out cutting-edge technology and apply it to each unique customer request.

What we are expecting from you (i.e. the qualifications you must have):

  • 12 Years of IT work experience
  • 3-5 years of hands-on experience with Windows and/or Linux server installation, configuration, operation, and customization.
  • 3-5 years of tactical experience with virtualization technologies such as VMWare, AWS and/or OpenStack.
  • 3-5 years storage technologies/protocol experience across NetApp, LUNs, Fibre Channel, CIFS, NFS.
  • In-depth knowledge of TCP/IP protocols that includes the ability to troubleshoot and correct errors.
  • B.S. in Computer Science, IT, IS, or equivalent area of technical study (An additional 4 years of IT experience can substitute for a B.S. Degree).
  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance.

What we are desiring from you (i.e. the nice-to-have qualifications):

  • Networking certifications: CCNA or CCNP
  • Virtualization Certifications: VMWare VCP
  • Storage Certification(s): NCSA, NCDA or NCIE
  • Linux Certifications: RHCSA, RHCE
  • Past experience working in an R&D environment.

 What we will provide in return: Excellent compensation and amazing benefits

  • Multiple health insurance options from CareFirst BCBS which include a PPO plan with ZERO deductibles and an HSA plan.
  • 401k Immediate Vesting. Company matches 100% of the first 3% contributed and 50% of the next 2% contributed.
  • Fully paid long-term disability, short-term disability, and life insurance.
  • Flexible Spending Account options.
  • Generous paid time off that includes one bucket of leave to use how the employee sees fit; no separate holiday, sick, or vacation.
  • Flexible work schedules with the ability to bank extra hours for additional time off.
  • Semi-Annual bonuses for hours worked "over standard".
  • Government shutdown protection where employees don't have to use leave for up to 3 days out of the year for inclement weather or budget issues.
  • Employee centric culture and a belief that we should empower those who are good at what they do and then give them the tools the need to achieve success and grow their career. 
  • A commitment to learning and growth and easy ways to achieve both including a training budget, education assistance, mentorship programs and collaborative learning sessions. 
  • A collaborative environment that fosters communication and an open door policy.  EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled.