Position:  Solutions Design Engineer
Location:  Colorado Springs, CO
Job Id:  2007-AS0003RMjb
# of Openings:  1

Solutions Design Engineer
Engineer IV – Cat 10
Schriever AFB
Colorado Springs, CO
HX5 is an award-winning provider of technical services to clients such as NASA and the DoD.  Founded in 2004, HX5 is a fast-growing small business with over 500 employees located around the U.S.
This position is in support of Missile Defense Agency (MDA), Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract at Schriever AFB, CO.
The Solutions Engineer will apply systems engineering best practices to requirements definition and design of MDA managed information systems. They will support development of processes for systems engineering of Linux and Microsoft based systems. The Solutions Engineer will plan and implement MDA
Enterprise Systems. S/He will work with Solutions Architecture to develop proposals and respond
to customer requests. This person must have the ability to clearly present and articulate solutions to the customer. Additionally, the engineer will work with the Operations teams to automate processes and ensure solutions align with operational procedures where applicable. S/He willl develop and maintain systems documentation, diagrams, changes, and standard operation procedures.
Education and Skills:
  • High-school diploma and 16 years of general experience OR an associate’s degree and 14 years general experience OR a bachelor’s degree and 12 years general experience.
  • 8 years of experience in this functional area
  • 5 years in a management or leadership role
  • Must possess a CompTIA Security+ certification
  • Experience with Windows 2012 and 2016 operating systems and or Linux server OS. Experience with Windows PowerShell and system automation
  • Experience with Group Policy Objects
  • Experience with Active Directory and DNS
  • Experience with Server Deployment and Management. Experience with data center/server monitoring systems
  • Experience with systems engineering best practices. Experience developing processes and training
  • Must be open to 25% travel; this may include air travel.
*Must be a US citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation
**Must have an active DoD Secret clearance
  • Experience with Microsoft Remote Access Service (RAS). Experience with Internet Information Services (IIS)
  • Experience with Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)
  • Solid understanding of various development lifecycles.
  • Creative problem-solving abilities. Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment. Ability to work with minimal oversight. Willing to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
 If you submit your information for consideration, the position is currently available under the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) program. If selected, your employment would be with HX5, but you may be contacted by one of our teammates on the contract.
HX5 offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include:
- Medical/dental/vision insurance
- 401(k) plan with company match
- Paid holidays
- Accrued Paid Time Off
HX5 is an Equal Opportunity and Drug Free Workplace Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: employment@hxfive.com or call (850) 362-6551.

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