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Systems Engineer

Network Designs Inc.
Washington, DC
  • Expired: October 14, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

NDi seeks a senior level Systems Engineer (SE) experienced in the areas of system architecture and design to support a government program. This role will function as the technical lead for all design, costing, and tier 3 lifecycle activities for this program. The SE Leads, plans, and executes highly complex engineering activities and acts as the technology lead for designing the system platforms and technical lead supporting all system infrastructures.

Note: Accepting applications to establish a pool of applicants for possible future openings;this position is contingent on contract award.


  • Design and engineer virtual infrastructure leveraging various Hypervisors, and VDI technologies to include HyperV, XenServer, ESXi, and VMWare.
  • Design and engineer a global virtual desktop infrastructure.
  • Designs, builds, maintains, and supports a variety of workstation and server images to include both current and legacy Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Designs, builds, maintains, and supports automated system patching and software deployment systems.
  • Supports remote end-user systems, troubleshoot, and resolves issues at a Senior "Tier 3" level of support.
  • Works with outside organizations to support federated systems.
  • Designs and implements new solutions and technologies based on emerging technologies with Government approval
  • Provides analysis and recommendation that may result in the purchase and installation of hardware, software, and/or telecommunications services.
  • Responsible for assisting the Government representative on the technical direction, leadership, and training of less experienced Contractor staff
  • Coordinates with Government representatives and recommends changes to policies and/or processes that affect the organization
  • Assists Government representatives to provide technical recommendations in large teams of multi-disciplinary personnel to ensure congruence of the various hardware, software, and communications approach.
  • Develops highly detailed system design diagrams and documentation to be utilized by Government and contract staff
  • Provides guidance to others to achieve goals in accordance with established policies
  • Works on complex problems where analysis of situation and/or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors
  • Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
  • Provides technical vision in the support and deployment of server technologies.


  • Possess or could obtain a secret clearance.
  • Ten (10) years of experience engineering and supporting complex distributed server infrastructure systems using both Windows and Linux Operating Systems.
  • Expert level experience building and supporting desktop systems using Windows 7, 8, and Windows 10 Operating Systems.
  • Expert level experience designing workstation and server infrastructures for high latency, low bandwidth networks using satellite or cellular broadband technologies.
  • Current Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) or equivalent.
  • VCAP-DTM Design/Deploy certification highly desirable.
  • Previous supervisory or management design experience with a systems integration team within a large-scale telecommunications/communications system environment.
  • Understanding of NSA's Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) program), its approved components list, and capability packages.


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field required. Advanced degree preferred

    US Citizen . Secret Clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI. U.S. Citizen.

Network Designs Inc.


Washington, DC
20530 USA