Senior Cyber Systems O&M Engineer- MARS (Engineer Systems 4)- 4876 in Reston, VA at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 1/13/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description


HII-Technical Solutions Division (HII-TSD) is currently seeking a Senior Cyber Systems O&M Engineer to work for our customer in Reston or Herndon, VA. Position will be supporting technology and concept development efforts to advance the state of the art in Big Data, Data Analysis, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Advanced Analytics, to enhance the DoD and IC information processes technical architectures. *CI *MV *TE

What you will do

  • Monitor system health
  • Troubleshoot system problems
  • Maintain storage systems
  • Interface with other parts of the team for hardware, network, and infrastructure support
  • Provide after-hours on-call/call-in support on a rotational basis
  • Ensure system security requirements are satisfied
  • Create/maintain system scripts, patch/upgrade system, and administer user accounts

What we are looking for

  • 9 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 7 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 4 years relevant experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 13 years relevant experience
  • Experience with managing systems in AWS
  • Experience managing and monitoring large clusters (>400 nodes) and containerized applications
  • Experience in the planning, design, development, implementation and technical support of multi-platform, multi-system networks, including those composed of Linux-based hardware platforms, to encompass diagnosing network performance shortcomings and designing and implementing performance improvements
  • Demonstrated ability to work with OpenSource (NoSQL) products that support highly distributed, massively parallel computation needs such as, Hbase, CloudBase/Acumulo, Big Table, etc
  • Demonstrated work experience with Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS)
  • Strong Linux command line skills
  • Active Security+CE certification
  • Clearance: Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI with CI Poly 

Bonus points for...

  • Bachelors and 9+ years of relevant experience; Masters and 7 years of relevant experience; or an additional 4 years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of the degree requirement 
  • Technical experience and knowledge of distributed storage networks, routing, and application messaging frameworks
  • Demonstrated knowledge of analytical needs and requirements, query syntax, data flows, and traffic manipulation
  • Experience with Splunk Dashboards
  • Experience with NiFi, HA Proxy, Docker, Kubernetes, Spark, and Elastic Search
  • Experience provisioning and sustaining network infrastructures and have experience developing, operations, and managing networks required to operate in a secure PKI, IPSEC, or VPN enabled environment
  • Experience with Certification and Accreditation processes

Physical Requirements

Office work environment normally encountered.

Building on a legacy of more than a century of naval shipbuilding, Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries provides mission-critical solutions to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide. Comprising nearly 6,000 professionals in 45 states and 16 countries, our unique national security services portfolio includes unmanned systems, defense and federal solutions, and nuclear and environmental services. For more information, visit

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division supports national security missions around the globe with unmanned systems, nuclear and environmental services, and defense and federal solutions. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally. For more information, visit:

Federal Executive Order 14042 requires that covered contractor employees who work on, or in connection with, covered Federal contracts or at covered contractor workplaces may be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and comply with other requirements. Covered contractor employees also must comply with agency COVID-19 workplace safety requirements while in Federal workplaces. Applicant agrees to comply with said requirements to the extent they apply to the applied-for position.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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