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Information Systems Engineering (ISE) - Automation Applications Support Specialist

Information Systems Engineering (ISE) - Automation Applications Support Specialist

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Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded in 1999 to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad–– whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.


Job Title: Information Systems Engineering (ISE) - Automation Applications Support Specialist


Job Location: Afghanistan


Security Clearance:  Secret

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform system design, development engineering, knowledge management and web and portal development functions to support the engineering and acquisition of information systems and Web technologies to include the following: local and wide area networks, video computer, office automation, automation security, network security, physical security systems, perimeter security systems, network and systems management and control, and video teleconferencing.


Minimum Qualifications

Must have information systems engineering experience and certifications in information technologies performing information systems engineering to translate the functional requirements and performance objectives into design criteria and specifications for the individual elements and subsystems that will make up that system.


Must have experience, certification and be proficient with:

  • Desktop/Laptop/Workstation/Servers, to include providing hardware and administration support for both Microsoft and Unix based systems: e.g., support routers, switches, hubs, Intrusion Detection System (IDS) and other security equipment.  
  • Software applications, to include network services, such as web development, knowledge management, email, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Domain Name Server (DNS), Active Directory, and proxy servers;, and software applications such as Tivoli, ORACLE, REMEDY, HP Open view, NETID, Radius, Real Secure, Microsoft SharePoint Portals and firewalls

IT Level: IT-II
IA Certification Category and Level: IAT II (CCNA Security, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP) current certification is required.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)

Security Clearance

  • Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance is required.


To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at:      #jointracesystems


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Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.



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