Senior Systems Engineer (Top Secret w SCI Eligibility)

Augusta, GA
  • Job Category: Program & Project Management
  • Travel: No
  • Clearance: TS/SCI
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Req ID: COM00408

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Compass Point, an Akima Company, is committed to helping government agencies modernize their IT infrastructure and systems to drive innovation and value. Come join an experienced, leading edge team committed to excellence and results. Compass Point offers a challenging and rewarding work environment, competitive salary and benefits, and a wide variety of career development opportunities. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), 100% of our company’s profits go back to our more than 14,000 Iñupiat shareholders that have resided near and above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years. Our business helps support their way of life and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived in a challenging environment.


  • Engineer, optimize, manage, secure, and deploy all necessary hardware and software required to run multiple virtualization technologies for a classroom as a service IT capability

  • Serve as a virtualization engineer specializing in VMware virtualization technology or future virtualization technologies.

  • Engineer, install, configure and manage virtualization environments, physical and virtual storage solutions, and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI).

  • Install, configure and manage physical and virtual routers, switches, Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), Power Distribution Units (PDUs), servers, etc.

  • Perform a variety of tasks to include identifying servers to be virtualized, creating test environments, validation, converting servers, and maintaining virtual infrastructure.

  • Ensures that cyber security and OPSEC policies, principles, and practices are an integral element of the operating environment.

  • Continually monitors and fine-tune performance of the Information Systems. Conducts analyses of network usage, user complaints, traffic interruptions, hardware and software capabilities, and other relevant factors. identify adverse trends, ineffective practices or procedures, equipment shortcomings, etc.

  • Translate complex technical requirements into actionable and sustainable tasks.

  • Compile reports ranging from a wide variety of topic areas related to existing and potential G6 IT projects, platforms and Systems.

  • Establish, implement and operation of a continuous monitoring program across IT systems, including executing internal audits, SIEM, management, incident response, configuration management, compliance studies, change management, and other tasks required to establish a modified network security and operational optimization

Minimum Qualifications:

​​​​​You must be able to meet all health requirements, including but not limited to, current and future vaccination requirements for infectious diseases such as COVID-19

An Active Top Secret (TS) with eligibility for TS/SCI is required for consideration

  • Information Assurance Technical Level II (IAT II) certification required.

  • VMware Certified Advance Professional (VCAP) 2019 certification required.

  • 10 years relevant experience highly preferred.

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science/Information Technology/Information Security or related field institution highly preferred.

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. This is not intended to be a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Subject to the terms of an applicable collective bargaining agreement, the company management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as may be necessary. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at or 571-353-7053. The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance. Please do not use the dedicated phone number above to call on the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Job: Program & Project Management

Travel: No

Organization: Compass Point

Clearance: TS/SCI

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: COM00408

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