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Senior Server Infrastructure Support Engineer

Infrastructure | Washington Metro | Full Time

Job Description

About Us: Innovating to solve real-world problems

Applied Insight enhances the ability of federal government customers to preserve national security, deliver justice and serve the public with advanced technologies and quality analysis. We work closely with agencies and industry to overcome technical and cultural hurdles to innovation, empowering them with the latest end-to-end cloud infrastructure, big data and cyber capabilities. Our expertise in cross-domain and boundary solutions, network analytics, DevOps and low-to-high development is unique in our industry. We develop and deliver innovative products and applications that are deployed in highly sensitive customer environments and have broad applications for federal missions.

On joining the Applied Insight 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):

Work on the server operations team with the US Capital Police -working on server optimization/server infrastructure

  • Designs, documents, and implements server solutions, including replication and disaster recovery, along with supporting enterprise technologies.
  • Supports server technologies for virtualized and non-virtualized devices.
  • Configures, implements, and upgrades new and existing computer systems.
  • Performs system analysis, including I/O and architecture.
  • Develops documentation on new or existing systems.
  • Provides recommendations for system enhancements and additions.
  • Performs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.
  • Develops tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.
  • Enhances efficiency through process orchestration and automation.
  • Establishes and maintains procedures for ensuring the continued system reliability.
  • Provides consultation on standards, policies, principles, practices and techniques of system engineering and documentation.
  • Researches, compiles, and analyzes system design to assist with the resolution of network issues.
  • Utilizes process improvement methodologies such as the Capability Maturity Model.
  • 50% remote; ability to travel (during standard work hours) to data center in Manassas, VA

You will excel in this role if you are:

  • Present and communicate comprehensive information, ideas and advice in a clear, concise and logical manner, both orally and in writing.

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

  • VMware experience with version 6.5 or later
  • Windows server experience in version 2012, 2016, or 2019
  • BS, 10 years OR 12 years (2 years of experience substitute BS)

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

  • Experience with server virtualization and related technologies.

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

  • Multiple health insurance options 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.
  • Flexible work schedules with the ability to bank extra hours for additional time off.
  • 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 they 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. including Vets and Disabled.

COVID Policy: Prospective and successful candidates will be required to adhere with Applied Insight’s COVID-19 policy.