Systems Engineer

Signature Consultants - Chevy Chase Section Three, MD

Systems Engineer Summary:
Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Systems Engineer. In this role the candidate will work closely with business technology peers and management emphasizing collaboration and joint effort to ensure that the needs and expectations of organizational stake holders, business partners, external customers, and third-party organizations are met and/or exceeded. The candidate will establish foundation and templates for future cloud implementations, including service catalog updates and enhancements.

Collaborate with technical teams to produce topology diagram that provides a service level view to bridge the gap between development and implementation of an application
Transfer knowledge via documentation and training to software development organization
Collaborate with cross functional stakeholders
Provide timely and accurate estimates for deliverable
Participate in strategic and tactical planning sessions

Experience in Cloud technologies and Infrastructure-as-code concepts
Good understanding of the key differences to architect and design enterprise cloud native solutions as compare to traditional data center based solutions
Sufficient knowledge of the Azure platform to research, design, and implement solutions using MS Azure service offerings.
Possess excellent oral and written communication skills required for interacting with cross-functional project teams including Software Development, Systems Engineering / Verification & Validation, Security, Compliance and Quality Assurance.
Ability to multitask and support multiple projects concurrently under tight deadlines.
Experience working in an Agile, Scrum, or Kanban environment.
Ability to quickly learn new technologies as required.
Systems experience in one or more disciplines: Application Development, DevOps, Security, Network, DB, Performance, HA, DR, Compliance, Testing, Cloud Architecture.
A Bachelor's degree in a computer related field or equivalent professional experience is required.
Experience with distributed systems with experience implementing messaging frameworks with RabbitMQ and Azure Service Bus.
Experience with RDBMS system (e.g., MySQL, MS SQL Server, BI, Oracle, etc.).
Experience working with DevOps Continuous Integration/ Continuous Deployment technologies, (i.e. Azure DevOps, Visual Studio, Git, Jenkins, Puppet, Docker, Confluence, Nexus, Sonar Lint, Sonar Cube, ETF, Veracode, Greenlight and Junit).
Knowledge of the Azure platform and core Azure services, including virtual machines, block and blob storage, Active Directory, Express Route, virtual networks, load balancers, VPN gateways, and advanced Azure Services.
Knowledge of PCI, SOX, cloud compliance, and security requirements within the DevOps software development model.
In-depth knowledge of Software Configuration Management (SCM) life cycle deliverables.
Familiar with enterprise monitoring and logging tools (Azure Portal, AppInsights, Splunk, Dynatrace, SCOM).
Experience with metrics collection
Must be able to convert without sponsorship
About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit