Position:  Engineer III
Location:  Huntsville, AL
Job Id:  1781-AER00007Djb
# of Openings:  1

Engineer III
Engineer III
Huntsville, AL
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.
HX5 is seeking a JWICS Engineer in support of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the IRES contract in Huntsville, AL.
The JWICS Engineer will perform cybersecurity compliance, operational sustainment, and other general IT tasks as required to ensure continuous performance. Job duties will include operating, maintaining, and defending the server, storage, virtual and active directory infrastructure.  This person will build and maintain Windows and Linux servers and workstations, performing administrative operations and maintenance functions of server hardware and software, and downloading and installing critical patches on systems IAW MDA rules and guidelines. They will be troubleshooting any system errors or user issues, tracking resource utilization and performance of systems, and performing modifications and upgrades, as needed. He / She will be required to coordinate efforts with other work centers and personnel to resolve Remedy Incidents related to systems and supporting infrastructure. Other Systems Engineering/Administration duties may be required.
Education and Experience
  • AS degree and 10 years general experience or a High School Diploma (or GED) and 12 years of general experience
  • 6 years’ relevant experience and 3 years management and/or leadership experience
  • Systems administration/engineering experience managing Windows desktops and servers, office products, and a small virtual environment
  • Exchange and database experience
  • Experience with Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and account management
  • Networking and cybersecurity experience
  • DoD 8570.01 IAT Level II Certification CompTIA Security+ CE Certification by date of start
  • Strong networking background with an emphasis on security
  • Must have an active DoD Top Secret / SCI Clearance by date of hire
Experience with Remedy Incident and Change Management ITIL v3 Foundations certification
Microsoft, VMware, or other CompTIA Certifications. Experience working with JWICS and/or MDA
*Must be a US Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation
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
If you submit your information for consideration the position is currently available under the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) in Huntsville, AL. If selected, your employment would be with HX5, but you may be contacted by one of our teammates on the contract.
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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