Lockheed Martin IT Systems Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Description: Seeking a Systems Engineer with experience in real-time, heterogeneous, virtual and cloud computing environments to support efforts associated with the NSDC (National Space Defense Center) supporting the Enterprise Management Command and Control (ESBMC2 mission area).

Successful candidate will install, integrate and test COTS applications on system hardware as required by system design specifications. Candidate should be able to support activities through the entire development lifecycle and be able to support and understand mission requirements.

Applicant will be responsible for developing documentation for specific installations and configurations necessary to support operations and ongoing support activities.

Candidate must be able to articulate customer requests and requirements to development teams to ensure customer expectations are met.

The ideal candidate will be able to solve problems rapidly and will have excellent communication skills. This candidate will be expected to update or create new procedures to share knowledge with the larger team. Understanding of a broad spectrum of information technologies related to workstations, servers and networks is needed. Some travel is required and candidate must be able to adjust work schedule periodically to support program activities.

Tasks will include systems design, systems integration, cyber security hardening, operations, and system maintenance. Individual will work with other engineers, customers and vendors in designing, configuring, integrating, modifying, upgrading, troubleshooting complex desktop and server solutions. Individual must have overall knowledge of all system and network administration tasks including managing user accounts, data backup, networking, security, disk management, software license management, etc.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a Top Secret clearance updated within the last 5 years to start.

Desired Skills: RMF/JSIG experience (STIG) is desired.

Understanding of networks and switches.

Experience with system migration and vulnerability patching.

LAN/WAN management experience

Patch management/deployment tools such as WSUS and Docker

Experience in a networked real-time and development environment.

Experience with configuring VMs, scripting, HP Webinspect, HBSS, various database applications, Cisco IOS, and MS Office applications including VISIO also desired.

Any additional vendor provided advanced technical training and/or certifications.

Any cloud experience would be beneficial,

Must demonstrate the following abilities:

- Linux scripting

- Knowledge / experience with Cisco Routing and Switching

- Experience with switching and routing with specific knowledge on TCP/IP, IP configuration, peer-to-peer networking, IP addressing & subnets

- Experience in information security infrastructure, and JSIG implementations

- Virtual network switching and routing

- Good documentation and technical writing skills to maintain system(s) configurations and network diagrams

- Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills

- Experience with Windows Server and Active Directory Server Administration


Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline.

Security+ CE and/or CISSP certification

System administration experience in supporting/managing various OS platforms such as Linux (SLES and Redhat), MS Windows (desktop and Server), or UNIX (Solaris 9/10)

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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