Mission 1st Engineering (System) Journeyman in OCONUS, Kuwait
Mission1st is a global IT, network and systems engineering solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence community, and homeland security markets. The company's 180+ employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Mission1st reported annual revenues in excess of $25 million, with a pipeline of growing programs and an increasing customer base.
In this roll, you will recommend and acquire equipment replacements and upgrades, draft and maintain LAN/WAN documentation and processes, and engineer and integrate new technologies into existing data center environments. Install, configure, update, and maintain server software/hardware. Perform high-level problem troubleshooting, assess where the organization stands as far as IT system performance/efficiency compared to where it would like to be, and compile recommendations on how to improve performance. Other responsibilities are listed below:
Prepare, design, and present systems/networks engineering and integration solutions IAW industry recognized standards and specifications that maximize the usage of commercial products IAW all DoD standards and regulations
Conducts site surveys, analyzes the collected data, and performs necessary calculations to make technical recommendations, then prepares or provides input
Must have a background in computer virtualization, especially the VMWare product family, including VSphere
High School Diploma with equivalent combination of education and work experience
Active Secret Clearance
One or more (1+) years' of experiance in network engineering or IT-related field
MCSA or MCSE and a DoD 8570 Information Assurance Technical Level III certification
Impassioned strategic thinkers who are eager to learn, grow and contribute to a shared company mission. At Mission1st, the members of our team have the opportunity to broaden their minds, amplify their skills, build worthwhile relationships with the industry’s best of the best, and have a direct impact on our company’s success!
Along with our dynamic company culture and collaborative environment, you will have the opportunity to harmonize your personal and professional life and grow immensely. We work just as hard as we play and try to coordinate company events such as happy hours, networking and wellness events and luncheons. For more Benefits material, click specifics.
We also offer some fabulous benefits, including:
Health, dental, and vision insurance with an employer contribution
Flexible paid time off (employees are encouraged to spend four weeks away from the office each year)
A generous 401(k) plan
A corporate wellness program
Job ID: 2019-1150
Clearance Required: Yes
Contract Status: Immediate Hire