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System Engineer at BCforward

System Engineer

BCforward Bellevue, WA Contractor
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System Engineer

Position Title : System Engineer

Location : Bellevue, WA

Expected Contract Duration : 08+ months Contract with the possibility of extension

Mode Of Interview: Telephonic/MS Teams/Skype

Job Responsibilities

Participate in server lifecycle activities based on customer or business needs

  • Server design
  • Server install (submit/monitor/validate requests)
  • Server lifecycle support
  • Server decommission (submit/monitor/validate requests)
  • Oversight of OS Blockpoints and security patch deployments
  • Coordinate Server Modification Requests, including submission, approval, and validation

Support overall environment integration for supported servers:

  • Due diligence review of environments and overall service components, using standard tools to ensure environment availability and reliability
  • Technology lifecycle management, including end of life hardware/software replacement planning and risk acceptance Ensure backup and replication solutions meet business partner requirements;
  • Establish requirements for monitoring thresholds settings
  • Participate in system tuning
  • Act as project/process liaison and escalation point for issues encountered by suppliers while attempting to fulfill their statement of work obligations. These activities could include participating in root cause analysis, problem resolution, MIM events, vendor engagement, and issues with other GITIS organizations

Provide security oversight and compliance support per company standards as published, including:

  • Access Control Policy (ACP)
  • Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS)
  • Server Compliance Report (SCR)
  • ADM Accounts
  • Elevated Privileges
  • Single Filter issues
  • SOX

Provide infrastructure assistance to application teams, including testing, troubleshooting, installation assistance and middleware integration.

Customer relationship management

  • Participate in business partner change board and processes
  • Support service delivery management for issues pertaining to incident or service request
  • Attend all required IT support groups and project meetings - participate as needed
  • Create/review support metrics
  • Review GITISs customer specific SLA and support unique requirements
  • Maintain documentation for product, service and operational level agreements
  • Prioritization of conflicting service requests
  • Customer consultation
  • Gathers overall customer support requirements for anticipated, production and emergency computing requirements
  • Respond to customer requests in a timely manner regardless of engagement method (e-mail, IM, phone call, or other service request such as GSEP ticket, etc).

Subject matter expert in one of the two following areas.


  • 2-3 years of related experience in systems administration in Windows.
  • Active Directory 2008/2012/2016
  • Knowledge of VMware 5/6
  • Advanced level PowerShell Scripting experience preferred

Additional Windows Middleware skills preferred

  • IIS 7.5/8.0/10 Management Support, Adobe ColdFusion 11, Web Single Sign-on (WSSO)
  • Big IP/F5 Understanding of Pool Membership and Setup
  • Active Directory Group/Organization Unit Management
  • Mail Server Understanding
  • File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Understanding
  • Windows Firewall Understanding
  • Internet Protocol (IP) Port Understanding
  • Certificate Management
  • File/Folder Security Management


  • 3 or more years of experience with computer systems or networking
  • 3 years RedHat Linux Administration
  • 3 years AIX
  • 3 years Bourne Shell, BASH, Perl and Python experience
  • Experience working with computer hardware for installation and upgrades
  • Experience working with software installation/upgrading procedures
  • Experience working with file and system maintenance procedures
  • Advanced to Intermediate Ansible experience preferred

Additional Linux Middleware skills preferred

  • Apache httpd server, Apache Tomcat, Red Hat Jboss, Oracle Weblogic, IBM WebSphere, Web -Single Sign-on (WSSO)
  • Create and install server certificates, certs for secure ftp servers
  • Install and update Oracle database client


  • Excellent organization skills to balance and prioritize work, and multitask
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills to troubleshoot systems problems
  • Excellent communication skills to communicate with support personnel, customers, and managers
  • Manage multiple tasks, be detail oriented, be responsive, and demonstrate independent and critical thinking.

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solutions organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 131445 when responding to this ad.


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