Camber Corporation Systems Engineer 17497 in Einsiedlerhof, Germany


HII – Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. (HII-MIS) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII - MIS is currently seeking a Systems Engineer to work out of their Warrior Preparation Center (Germany) office.

Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):

  • Support all permanent party and exercise core services or comparable technology with both Windows and Linux software platforms in accordance with local projects, exercise plans and designs.

  • Create standard operating procedures, maintenance checklists, monitor all performance and functionality of classified and unclassified networks, and provide accurate elevation drawings.

  • Windows Server Operations: The Candidate shall support Microsoft-based operating systems, Open Virtual Memory System server, and LAN technologies, as well as the integration of specialized applications for permanent party, local exercise, and remote exercise use.

  • Engineer, implement and maintain Active Directory (AD) domain infrastructure utilizing Cisco IOS, Microsoft Windows, UNIX, and Linux client/server operating systems.

  • Obtain and interpret command and control (C2) Government off-the-shelf (GOTS) and Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) documentation regarding AD implementation strategy.

  • Implement and maintain an organizational unit structure independent from COTS default containers.

  • Establish and maintain Windows-based authoritative “time” server hierarchy.

  • Coordinate and implement AD configuration changes with local/SC and provide technical input for security accreditation efforts, as needed.

  • Provide guidance on AD user, computer, and group creation, including naming conventions and long-term disposition.

  • Conduct preventative maintenance inspections to ensure reliable functionality and availability of domain services.

  • Provide Network Basic Input/output System and Fully Qualified Domain Name IP address and host name resolution capabilities.

  • Manage IP space of static/dynamically assigned addresses utilizing approved enterprise level tools.

  • Employ DoD, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), and USAF guidance, instructions and tools to maintain and operate a robust Public Key Encryption/Public Key Infrastructure (PKE/PKI) environment that supports two-party authentication for WPC enclaves.

  • Implement and oversee an aggressive “Principle of Least Privilege” strategy in accordance with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and USAF guidelines.

  • Develop scripts to assist in effective AD management.

  • Develop and maintain AD Group Policy Objectives to ensure consistent application of security policy, improve administration, and support “Principle of Least Privilege” strategies.

  • Provide technical support to local agency regarding AD account use violations and other security-related abuses and/or anomalies.

  • Document AD-related issues and baseline changes.

  • Provide and administer virtual machines (VM) using appropriate hypervisor, including but not limited to: VMware, vSphere, and Windows Server 2008/2012 Hyper-V.

  • Obtain and install all applicable software updates, security patches and compliance orders while minimizing impact to the local training environment.

  • Provide New Technology File System shared folder resources, implementation, and maintenance.

  • Provide system administration support across multiple enclaves.

  • Oversee the confidentiality, integrity and high availability of shared folder resources in accordance with USAF policy, and advise SC when storage requirements change.

  • Create and manage centralized print management functionality to ensure redundancy and availability of clustered services.

  • Install and monitor system management utilities to identify abnormalities and performance issues, including but not limited to Solar Winds.

  • Ensure an encryptor management capability for network management personnel to remotely manage all deployed Tactical Local Area Network Encryptors (TACLANEs) at local agency.

  • Host Based Security System (HBSS): Manage DoD mandated antivirus programs, including but not limited to McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator.

  • Organize mandatory software updates and security patches for deployment using enterprise level utilities, DoD and/or local approved software. Maintain domain-wide, Windows-based software inventory.

  • Develop queries used to support report of survey inquiries.

  • Advise SC on the usage and viability of required software licenses.

  • Advise SC of at-risk critical systems, including single points of failure that could negatively affect continuous operations.

  • Advise SC on appropriate levels of spare hardware resources and resulting mission impact if levels are not maintained.

  • Implement multiple Redundant Array of Independent Disk configurations to ensure high availability of server-based local resources.

  • Perform daily, weekly, and monthly backups of critical servers, system data and shared folders.

  • Centrally manage and protect crucial resources through enterprise level backup and restoration of hardware and software systems.

  • Monitor and maintain tape backup system for optimum performance. Firewall and Intrusion Detection Systems, configure and implement approved rules to support events and exercises.

  • Monitor and troubleshoot applicable firewall rules to facilitate successful event execution.

  • Coordinate with event planners, network management personnel, and end users to ensure firewall rules are functioning properly.

  • Install and update system configurations based on applicable DoD, DISA (including Security Technical Implementation Guide [STIG]), and USAF security guidelines.

  • UNIX/Linux Server Operations: The Candidate shall provide support for the UNIX/Linux function. The Candidate shall be responsible for Red Hat Linux and Sun Microsystems Solaris.

  • Possess a thorough understanding of Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)/Internet Protocol (IP) networks and unicast, broadcast and multicast network traffic.

  • Simulation Support: The Candidate employees responsible for server management shall learn sufficient information to assist with integrating the models and simulations, including Aggregate Level Simulation Protocol, DIS, and HLA.

  • Accomplish the following to maintain the local Simulation Support Common Environment and its individual workstation components including, but not limited to: Design and implement a common computing environment that will support research and development for current and future simulation models.

  • Ensure the environment meets all DoD security and data protection standards.

  • Engineer interfaces for tactical communications systems to simulate local simulations environment.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Experience:


  • Secret Clearance (Fully Adjudicated)

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: Server Infrastructure,

  • DoD 8570.1 IAT Level II Certification

Preferred –

  • Microsoft Windows environment, UNIX, and Linux.

  • Experience with Hyper convergence technology, VMWare, VDI zero client architecture.

  • Familiar with layer 2 and layer 3 networking devices (switches/routers),

  • Software engineering principles and programming.

  • A bachelor's degree plus 3 years of recent specialized experience, OR; an associate's degree plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR; A major certification plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR; 11 years of recent specialized experience.


  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

  • The selected applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

About Us

HII Mission Driven Innovative Solutions (HII-MIS), is a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII); a Fortune 500 company that employs more than 39,000 employees worldwide, with annual revenues of $7.5 billion (2017). HII-MIS executes a number of successful, innovative, and mission–driven contracts throughout the DoD, the IC, and other Federal and State agencies.

HII-MIS excels at working with our Government customers who undertake ambitious efforts to modernize their capabilities to deal with today’s dynamic environments. We offer innovation, technology, experience, and success assisting our customers migrate to new paradigms of operational achievement, while efficiently managing risk. We bring understanding and expertise; developing and integrating strategic talent to optimize our workforce and drive integration of new and emerging technologies to enhance program performance. Overall, more than 1,600 HII-MIS professionals deliver ISO 9001:2008-certified and CMMI ML3 high-value solutions to customers worldwide.

HII-MIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled