BigFix System Engineer

Location: Arlington, VA
ApplyLogic is a fast-growing Veteran-Owned consulting firm, headquartered in Dunn Loring, VA. Our people are our greatest asset and our company culture is grounded on that belief. We offer challenging and interesting work in a friendly and supportive environment. We deliver best-in-class technical expertise to the Federal Government market through IT professional service contracts. 

We offer a competitive salary with a robust Fortune 500 type benefits package: employee assistance, employee adoption, 401K with match, medical, dental, vision, life, short-term and long-term disability, 15 paid time days off, 10 holidays, unlimited web-based training and up to $5K towards continuing education and/or professional development and more!
 
Founded in 2004, ApplyLogic is a Veteran Owned Small Business, ISO9001:2008 certified with over $7M annual revenues and 35 employees. Our growth has been recognized in the Washington Technology Fast 50 and the INC. 5000. We have an immediate BigFix System Engineer position in Arlington, Virginia.

Job Description and Responsibilities: 
The BigFix Engineers will be responsible for installing, configuring, troubleshooting, patching, and managing BigFix on Windows. The engineer will also diagnose and troubleshoot problems with servers, software, and communications devices; as well as provide escalation support and assistance to technical support and junior administrators. The candidate should also be able to:
  • Support tickets relating to BigFix technical issues primarily and work other tickets as assigned
  • Develop and maintain Standard Operating Procedures for BigFix application and agents
  • Makes business and technical recommendations for new initiatives
  • Interfaces with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution for BigFix and general patching issues on Windows systems
  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned
  • Participates in special projects as required


Required Skills:
  • BigFix deployment experience needed.
  • Experience installing, configuring, troubleshooting, patching, operating, and managing BigFix on Windows
  • Hands on experience with administering and monitoring BigFix 9.X production environment
  • Experience with VMware virtualization technologies, especially automation based on VMware products is a plus
  • Familiar with security, best practices and methodologies
  • Strong knowledge of supporting MS tools (MDT, SCCM, SCOM, DNS, networking, storage, clustering)
  • Operations experience in a variety of server based operating system - MS Server 2008 and above
  • Experience with patching Solaris and RedHat Linux with BigFix a plus
  • Bash and PowerShell scripting required
 
Education & Experience:
  • Bachelor's or equivalent with 9 years of related experience


Preferred Certifications:
  • Bigfix
  • A+
  • RedHat
  • MCSE


Clearance:
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Public Trust
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