CACI International Windows Systems Engineer in Reston, Virginia

Job Description

Responsibilities for the Windows Systems Engineer include:

  • Engineer and develop engineering solutions to customer requirements around Server 2008 R2, 2012 R2, and Server 2016 OS platforms.

  • Analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems. Review computer system capabilities and workflows, and make recommendations. May analyze or recommend commercially-available software.

  • Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

  • Test, debug, and assist in the refinement of system products.

  • Perform functional analysis on customer’s system configuration issues, and provide Tier 4 support to problem resolution, as required.

  • Conduct root-cause analysis of noted system performance issues.

  • Design, implement, and document efficient procedures for the distribution and installation of changes to IT systems.

  • Prepare required documentation, including both program-level and user-level documentation.

  • Assist in establishing standards for and documenting information systems procedures.

  • Serve as a SME, on a rotational basis, in resolving trouble tickets that occur during off-duty hours.

  • Handle other duties as assigned.

You will have experience with the following:

  • Microsoft certifications and/or skills with Server 2008R2, 2012R2, 2016 Operating Systems

  • Microsoft certifications and/or skills with Server 2008R2, 2012R2, 2016 Operating Systems

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Global Windows Core Infrastructure Management (Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, DHCP, KMS and other Core Enterprise Services)

  • Experience staging, piloting and fully deploying releases to an operational environment while maintaining the integrity of the existing production baseline

  • Proven ability to adhere to an approved change control process

  • Familiarity with enterprise software patching and cyclical platform reboots

  • Significant experience preparing Power Point presentations, Visio engineering diagrams and technical documentation (e.g., requirements and design) for complex systems

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with virtualization technology (Hyper-V, VMWare)

  • Working knowledge of WSUS

  • Strong oral and written communications skills

You will have the following Certifications:


You will have one of the following:

  • 6 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma

  • 4 Years of job related experience and Associate degree

  • 2-3 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree

  • 1 Year of job related experience and Master’s degree

You may have the following:

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Release Engineering

  • Experience with software deployment process improvement

  • Experience with platform build task sequencing

  • Strong understanding of DoD 8570, ICD 503, DCID 6/3

  • Experience using DevOps tools to include JIRA, Jenkins, GitHub, Packer, Terraform

  • Experience coding in any number of the following: PowerShell, Ruby on Rails, Python

  • Experience with automated unit testing and regression testing

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Smart Card integration

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Linux Integration with Active Directory

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Disaster Recovery/COOP exercises

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with HP hardware to include Blade Center Chassis

Core hours:

9am to 3:30pm

Work location:

Herndon, VA

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.