System Center Orchestrator (SCORCH) Engineer, Senior

San Diego, CA
Full Time
1480 EC

As a systems engineer on our team, you have the chance to shape the Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (SCORCH) solution by leading engineering and architecture for our client. Your role will involve performing administrative, design, engineering, and operational tasks for an enterprise global SCORCH system supporting the Navy. Proactive security posture review, patch installation, custom SCORCH role and runbook development, custom reports, use of SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) technologies, building executive dashboards will all be crucial aspects of ensuring the system's optimal functionality. In this role you will, identify application and infrastructure automation needs, implement new solutions and processes that fix issues, and continually strives toward moving from a reactive stance to a proactive stance. You will work closely with the application and infrastructure teams to setup automation runbooks for applications servers, databases, and network devices to ensure solutions are deployed and supported with little manual intervention.

Required Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of experience in an IT system engineering role, including developing architecture and design of complex distributed IT systems environments. 
  • 5+ years of experience with SCORCH with the installation, configuration, and administration of Microsoft System Center Orchestrator. 
  • 3+ years of experience with mid - to enterprise-scale networks Experience with working in large enterprise operations environments, including the identification, development, analysis, scheduling and managing of enterprise IT activities, solutions and risk mitigations, artifacts, and migrations 
  • Experience with architecting, designing, securing, installing, troubleshooting, and documenting integrated server or network solutions A
  • Ability to communicate with senior management and customers 
  • Secret clearance 
  • Ability to support onsite delivery at least 1 day a week (with likelihood for growing onsite requirement as stipulated by govt client) 
  • HS diploma or GED 
  • DoD 8570.11- IAT Level II Certification, (e.g. Security+ CE, CCNA-Security, GSEC, or SSCP) in addition to Operating Environment (OE) certification for Microsoft Platforms/Solutions

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with applying systems engineering fundamental concepts, processes, practices, and procedures on technical assignments 
  • Experience with enterprise server, storage, networking, software, and application services or equivalent depth in a single solution platform
  • Experience in collaborating with other enterprise technologists both internal and external to resolve complex technical issues 
  • Experience in supporting and coordinating across senior level organizations 
  • Experience with mentoring junior team members 
  • Experience with cloud-based technology 
  • Experience with Python or PowerShell scripting 
  • Bachelor's degree in CS, Information technology, or Engineering 
  • CASP or CISSP Certification

Special Requirements: Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to possess an active DoD secret clearance at the start date.

Salary:  $130,000-$165,000. Actual compensation offer to candidate may vary from posted hiring range based upon geographic location, work experience, education, and/or skill level. The pay ratio between base pay and target incentive (if applicable) will be finalized at offer.

Why You’ll Want to Work at GovSG:

  • Competitive pay and benefits, including PTO and company matched 401k
  • Development opportunities through comprehensive training suite
  • Ability to make an impact supporting the warfighter 
  • Opportunities to engage with the community through volunteering

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

GovSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.  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.

GovSG participates in E-Verify.


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