Senior Systems Engineer in Washington, DC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/27/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  825984

Apex Systems is looking for a qualified Systems Engineer to support a DoJ contract in Washington D.C. If interested please send all resumes and certifications to Leon Pendergraph at He is the recruiter actively looking to fill this position. 


Title: Sr. Systems Engineer (VMware)

Location: Washington, DC

Customer: Department of Justice

Terms: 6 month contract to hire position


  • Clearance: Candidates must be US citizens and able to obtain and/or maintain a Department of Defense Top Secret security clearance as a condition of employment 
  • A BS in IT or related field.
  • 6+ years’ experience designing, implementing, and troubleshooting enterprise class information technology systems.
  • Current MCSE Certification with strong experience implementing and troubleshooting Windows, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL, Exchange/Office 365, Certificates and smart cards, and supporting services including DNS, DHCP, OS patching including SCCM and Kace, monitoring systems including Solar Winds and certificate authorities.
  • Leadership or Supervisory experience
  • Strong demonstrable F5 experience 

Preferred Certifications:

  • VMware VCP
  • ITIL V3
  • Security+
  • MCSA
  • F5 Certification


  • Provide leadership and guidance to a team of 8 Systems Engineers
  • Provide, 24 / 7 / 365 monitoring of all infrastructure assets and respond and escalate accordingly
  • Provide oversight, remote and on-site support until the incident is resolved
  • Provide, a root cause and mitigation analysis post-incident within 24 hours
  • Engage third-party vendors to provide resolution management, including remote or on-site support, replacement components, etc.
  • Meet or exceed Service Level Agreements
  • Provide change management control, event collation and analysis, quality assurance and regression verification, impact analysis, and documentation prior to all additions, modifications, or removal activities, including any end-of-life (EOL) actions
  • Provide virtual desktop image support
  • Provide support for creating, maintaining, and troubleshooting VMware ThinApps, Microsoft Remote Applications, and Microsoft APP-V applications
  • Deploy and support customer facing peripheral device infrastructure, including, but not limited to: Zero / Thin Client Management and AirWatch Mobile Device Management
  • Support/troubleshoot/update/monitor the health of the ADFS and Web Proxy servers that provide authentication for Office 365, and the ADFS server that provide authentication to enterprise applications
  • Support/troubleshoot/update/monitor the health of the Enterprise Vault infrastructure and ensure access to the archived data
  • Support/troubleshoot access issues to the Office365 infrastructure and any security or message delivery failures
  • Support/troubleshoot/update/monitor the health of the Good Enterprise Mobility service; troubleshoot any client connectivity issues and monitor
  • Support Android based mobile phones and tablets to include OS image development, troubleshooting, provisioning, upgrading, application research and deployment, security testing and software pushes









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