Vectrus Systems Engineer (Directory Services) in Wichita, Kansas
POSITION SUMMARY:Looking for a rewarding and challenging career with a dynamic, growing organization? Vectrus is your answer. We havean immediate need for a Systems Engineer [Directory Services] to support an important government customer in Wichita,KS.Provide support for management of devices as required for specific platforms and enterprise applications. Administerthe functions and capabilities of the devices and provide as applicable, but not limited to, wing level infrastructures,application configurations, permissions management, and data structure management.
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES: activity all should equal 100%.• Demonstrated experience in the provision of IT network operations, maintenance, security, and support in a nature similar in size and scope• Experience should include the provision of IT network and operations support services in an austere (developing country)field-based environment, preferably in humanitarian
assistance situations and/or during civilian-based disaster response situations.• Demonstrated experience managing the contractor’s proposed methodologies and standards as they pertain to the
provision of IT network operations, maintenance, and security.• Training and demonstrated experience in civilian-based field operations, particularly as it pertains to safety and security• Provide technical expertise to manage the Enterprise Directory Services to include, the Active Directory (AD) architect, Domain Controller (DC) management, and Enterprise Application (EA) servers.• Administer, troubleshoot, and maintain the Active Directory forest which includes management of: Directory and Global Catalog, Organizational Units, Group Policies, Windows Internet Name Service (WINS), and Domain Name Service (DNS).• Participate in planning, exercise, and implementation disaster recovery procedures in accordance with (IAW) direction of ANG NOS leadership.• Support the Government’s implementation and directives for Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) authentication scheme.• Operate and maintain all ANG enterprise DCs, regardless of location, to ensure proper replication is occurring as well as availability of all services to include DNS.• Understanding of Air Force and ANG network systems and processes.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:· Microsoft Windows Servers
WORKING ENVIRONMENT:Provide on-call remote support in a 24/7/365 Network Operations Center servicing more than 105,000 Guard membersand civilians in more than 90 flying wings and 150 geographically separated units throughout the United States.Mostly Monday-Friday, 8-9 hours per day, first, second and third shifts, to include weekend and holiday work whenneeded.Travel Requirement: 0-5%
PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:• Climbing. Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or
hands and arms. Body agility is emphasized. This factor is important if the amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for ordinary locomotion.• Stooping. Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full motion of the lower extremities and back muscles.• Kneeling. Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.• Crouching. Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.• Crawling. Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet.• Reaching. Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.• Standing. Particularly for sustained periods of time.• Walking. Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another.• Pushing. Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.• Pulling. Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.• Lifting. Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles.• Fingering. Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling.• Grasping. Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm.• Feeling. Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.• Talking. Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly.• Hearing. Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and to make the discriminations in sound.• Repetitive motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.• Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.• The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.• The worker is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities occur inside and outside.• The worker is subject to noise. There is sufficient noise to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education/Certifications:· Minimum of 3 years work related professional IT experience commensurate with tasks outlined in this service area (preferred).· Current Security+ CE or CISSP· Current MCSA Windows Server 2008 minimum
Experience:· Proficient with Microsoft Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, IIS and PKI services to include NIPRNet, CAC, and SIPRNet Token authentication (preferred).· Comprehensive knowledge maintaining Microsoft Windows 2012/2016 (preferred).· Knowledge of IT governance and operations.· Knowledge Routing and Networking Protocols.· Familiarity implementing DISA STIGs
Skills:· Understanding of NIPRNET and SIPRNET enclaves, functions, and standards (preferred).· Knowledge of computer system and network infrastructure operations (preferred).· Understanding and application of Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) (preferred).· Ability to determine how IT systems should function and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes (preferred).· Knowledge and experience installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications (preferred).· Ability to analyze workflow, establish priorities, and comply with standards to meet, operational deadlines (preferred).· Ability to configure & troubleshoot current Air Force, Microsoft Active Directory domains (preferred).· Ability to configure & troubleshoot Group Policy (preferred).· Ability to configure & troubleshoot user/computer account issues (preferred).· Ability to troubleshoot Kerberos authentication issues (preferred).· Ability to take direction and operate without direct supervision to complete tasks.· Ability to monitor systems and understand status updates.· Ability to work in and enter tickets in Remedy ticketing systems.· Ability to deal with customers that may not be network savvy.· Start a project and follow it through to completion with minimal guidance.· Create and complete detailed documentation and be able to explain what was completed and how.
SUPERVISORY/BUDGET RESPONSIBILITIESDoes this position supervise others? NoDoes this position have budget responsibilities? No
EEO StatementWe are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. Thiscommitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leveragedifferences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,age, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.