• Location: Herndon, Virginia
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #1786

Title: Computer Engineer/Windows

Location: Herndon, VA

*Clearance: Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *



Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.


Demonstrated hands-on experience across the following disciplines:
• Candidate will work in a collaborative team environment
• Requirements: management and tracking
• Demonstrated hands-on experience and knowledge of Windows platform (i.e. Windows 2008-R2, 2012-Active Directory, Group Policy, WSUS, SCOM, Outlook, etc.) including administration, management, and troubleshooting.
• Demonstrated hands-on experience and knowledge implementing and configuring Blade Servers, SMS / SCCM, WSUS, System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), VMware VSphere, ESXi, DNS, VDI, Terminal Server, DFS, patch management, performance monitoring, automated server and workstation provisioning and enterprise storage.
• Demonstrated hands-on knowledge and experience building and deploying automated server and workstation builds across an enterprise infrastructure with environments that are logically separated.
• Demonstrated hands-on experience and understanding of proactive monitoring concepts, including experience configuring and deploying Network and systems monitoring (i.e. SNMP, Nagios, Splunk, etc.)
• Demonstrated hands-on experience with patching and maintaining server build
• Demonstrated understanding of open source frameworks, with experience deploying various open source packages and/or application stacks into sponsor's production landscape
• Demonstrated ability to deploy and maintain Window baseline for physical and virtual platforms
• Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain capacity metric
• Demonstrated knowledge of at least three of the following technologies:
• Encryption, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Anti-Virus, VPNs, SSL

Desired Skills:
 Work independently; and manage multiple task assignments
• Ability to facilitate discussion among people with differing backgrounds and opinions and lead to consensus
• High-level knowledge of Cloud Computing


Equal Opportunity Employment
Cornerstone Defense is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive working environment for all employees and to upholding diversity in our recruiting and hiring processes. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, age, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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