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Sr. Systems Engineer
GAMA-1 Technologies Chevy Chase, MD

Sr. Systems Engineer

GAMA-1 Technologies
Chevy Chase, MD
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time
Job Description

GAMA-1 seeks an experienced remote Sr. Systems Engineer to support the NESDIS Integrated Information Services-II (NIIS-II) contract. In this role, the successful candidate will be instrumental in driving GAMA-1's efforts to support cloud initiatives for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) with a focus on architecting and provisioning enterprise-level Cloud services, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS). The Sr. Systems Engineer will be responsible for monitoring, maintaining, operating, and troubleshooting daily remote access technologies. 


  • Work with a variety of vendors to provide secure remote access to NOAA systems. 
  • Manage 60+ applications published through the VHS (Virtual Hosted Services) environment, including specialized applications. 
  • Have knowledge of Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, TCP/IP, NFS, VMware and related enterprise management systems.
  • Interact with other technical teams as needed (Datacom, Firewall, Storage, etc.).
  • Participate in change control procedures.
  • Develop Proof of Concepts (POC) for initiatives/projects as requested.
  • Develop test structures.
  • Help in organization and management of the business applications.
  • Improving and adjusting the Virtual Desktop system.
  • Design and implement platform security.
  • Upgrade and update the system’s applications, installing it with up-to-date descriptions.
  • Strengthen the apps, the Windows server, and the principal operating system.
  • Providing technical assistance to vendors.
  • Analyzing business operations and the business's computer systems and determining which software applications could improve efficiency.
  • Create and oversee protocols and procedures for the use of new software applications.
  • Creating, executing, and maintaining databases.
  • Maintaining up-to-knowledge of the latest software developments.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Knowledge of:
    • Virtual infrastructures
    • AWS (Amazon Web Services) General
    • AWS (Amazon Web Services) AppStream 2.0
    • AWS (Amazon Web Services) WorkSpaces
    • Keeper Security (FedRAMP Authorized Cloud Data Vault) 
    • SAML (Security Assertion Markup Language) Product Integration
    • CVAD (Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops) 
    • Citrix NetScaler
    • SSL/PKI (Certificate Authority/Public Key Infrastructure Management) 
    • Software Development Application Management
    • Trellix Security Management
    • 3rd party provider landscape for automation, provisioning, monitoring, and management of virtual infrastructures
    • Tenable Security Center 
  • Strong Knowledge of Active Directory Group Policy (GPO) management and Active Directory Group/User object manipulation.
  • Analytical skills to assess the network and system performance.
  • Ability to architect a proof of concept. 
  • Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Communicating technical problems and solutions to non-technical users and stakeholders
  • Problem-solving and reporting skills
  • Project management skills for design and development
  • The ability to construct and work to deadlines

Education and Experience:

  • 15 + years supporting information technology projects/teams
  • 8 + years of progressive experience within information technology
  • A Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, engineering, network engineering etc.
  • Experience in large-scale enterprise IT environments 
  • The ability to obtain a security clearance



GAMA-1 is a rapidly growing technology business that is based in Greenbelt, Maryland. GAMA-1 Technologies provides strategic information assurance, information security, and business enterprise and networking solutions to the Federal Government. Our success is based on the utilization of industry and agency standards, establishment of standardized processes, and IT Services expertise. At GAMA-1, we believe employees should grow, achieve, and develop just as the company grows, achieves, and develops. GAMA-1 is committed to providing our employees with opportunities for career advancement throughout their employment. For more information, visit

GAMA-1 is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


GAMA-1 Technologies

Chevy Chase, MD
20815 USA



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