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3rd Shift Senior System Engineer \ Washington DC \ EOD OBIM clearance
.Net, AIX, Architecture, BMC, Business Requirements, Database, Hardware, HTTP, Linux, Management, Oracle, Perl, PL/SQL, Powerhouse, Programming, Research, SQL, Unix
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  • 3rd Shift Senior System Engineer \ Washington DC \ EOD OBIM clearance
  • Washington, DC

CSC is a global powerhouse in business and technology transformation. Our people are passionate about helping businesses solve complex business challenges through technology. With a 55 year legacy of innovation, our technology independence allows CSC to offer flexible and unique solutions to help clients optimize technology. We help clients capitalize on trends and anticipate what's ahead because market shifts and technology trends demand fresh thinking.

CSC offers a variety of challenging opportunities that will draw on your talents while enabling you to grow your intellectual capital in a supportive environment. Learning experiences are offered as a blend of relevant work assignments, training, tools, mentoring and other growth opportunities. We offer many avenues to mastering your chosen profession, while giving you everyday exposure to brilliance in business, technology and people. As one employee puts it "you have the freedom to explore different technologies, the mobility to move from one role to another (or one country to another), and the possibilities of learning from 80,000 colleagues worldwide - without changing employer or losing benefits." Are we right for you?

3rd Shift Senior System Engineer/Washington, DC/ EOD-OBIM clearance

Job Description:
Position is for 3rd Shift (Midnight - 8am) and on-call weekends

* Assist and provide direct production support on the IDENT system
* Assist the production support team with the day-to-day standard ticketing requests and reports
* Ensure system operation continues within SLAs
* Write procedures for the purpose of maintaining th system efficiently
* Perform tuning of the system and troubleshooting issues

Roles and Responsibilities & Expectations include:

* Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team
* Self-starter, motivated individual with attention to detail, able to work under pressure
* Knowledge of Unix, Linux, AIX Environment
* Familiar with Unix commands
* Scripting knowledge (batch, shell or Perl )
* Good communication skills
* Knowledge of Oracle, SQL, PL/SQL as this is the back-end database for the system
* BMC Remedy knowledge is a plus

Essential Job Functions

* Designs and develops highly complex, integrated solutions to meet business requirements or enhance performance.
* Performs and evaluates cost analyses and vendor comparisons for large scale projects to ensure cost-effective and efficient operations. Measures feasibility of various approaches and makes recommendation(s). Ensures adherence to model created and overall budgetary guidelines.
* Recommends moderately complex systems investment(s) to management and customers based on results of independent assessment of current and future performance, stability, and systems management/life cycle issues.
* Provides escalated, highly complex technical support to customers by investigating and resolving systems-related matters of significance; provides support telephonically and/or electronically.
* Plans, conducts and oversees the technical aspects of projects; coordinates the efforts of technical support staff in the performance of assigned projects.
* Applies advanced methods, theories and research techniques in the investigation and solution of the complex system requirements and problems. Develops training tools and documentation; oversees implementation of same.
* Reviews literature, patents and current practices to support business requirements and/or new industry technology. Prepares reports regarding new technology to communicate to appropriate personnel.
* Provides technical consultation on current and proposed systems to other organizations and clients.
* Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel.


Basic Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
* Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, computer science, management information systems, or related field preferred
* Seven or more years of experience in systems engineering, software engineering, operating systems programming or naval architecture
* Experience working with computer hardware, operating system software and desktop applications with a specific concentration in one or more areas
* Experience working with one or more structured programming languages
* Experience working with design principles and applications

Other Qualifications

* Strong communication skills to communicate systems proposals to management and customers and provide systems diagnoses and resolution for current systems
* Strong organization skills to prioritize work, balance and lead complex projects
* Good interpersonal skills to interact with customers, senior level personnel, subordinates, and team members
* Good leadership skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel
* Ability to integrate complex hardware and software systems
* Ability to work independently and as part of a global team

Remote Work Authorized:No

Relocation Assistance:Not Available

Clearance Level:Other

Division:North American Public Sector


Last Modified: 9/29/2014 5:37:27 AM
Category: Systems Services

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CSC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age (40 or over), or genetic information. CSC's commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment.

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