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CONES Situational Awareness Engineer III

CONES Situational Awareness Engineer III

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Education Requirement 
High School Diploma/GED
Security+ or equivalent
Experience Level 
8570 Compliant 

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SMS is a fast growing, veteran-owned business that's has supported Federal Government's IT initiatives for over four decades.  We work side-by-side with our Federal clients as a trusted, long-term partner to offer innovative advice and leadership to solve their most pressing and complex problems. We orchestrate people, strategies, technologies and best-of-breed business processes. The SMS advantage in management and technology consulting includes deep domain expertise in complex networking design and unifying communities of interest. 


We have strong capabilities in design & build, planning, governance, quality management, security, analytics, virtualization, operations and business process improvement. For 40 years, SMS has brought customer satisfaction to Federal clients and formed lasting alliances with leading technology companies and talented small businesses to deliver joint, leading-edge, cost-effective services and products. 

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  • Provide support for integrating additional tools into the SAMP IBM Tivoli Netcool
  • system.
  • Provide advisement to users and review user produced Standard Operating Procedures and training materials regarding the use of IBM Netcool.
  • Perform systems analysis, design review, configuration, documentation and implementation of system applications and related SAMP IBM Tivoli Netcool system
  • concepts.
  • Provide vulnerability remediation support for identified Critical/High/Med/Low findings as a result of resource scans against SAMP.
  • Support Command Cyber Readiness Inspections (CCRI), as necessary, as they relate to the SAMP product suite.
  • Support organic and/or contracted efforts when needed. This may include, but is no limited to, interface development with other SA monitoring systems and assisting future
  • integration contractors with migration/transition tasks.
  • Experience in managing, implementing and administering IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus, Tivoli Business Service Management, Impact and Cognos
  • Experience in managing, implementing and administering NetIQ AppManager 9.0 (and its subcomponents)
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL 2008
  • Experience with Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Scripting experience (Perl, JavaScript, HTML)
  • Knowledge of data communications, local-area networking, wide-area networking,routers, and switches
  • Thorough understanding of Internet Protocol (IP) routing, switching and the OSI model
  • Experience with network management tools such as, but not limited to HP IMCS, Solarwinds, What's Up Gold





High School.  Bachelor’s degree in a Business Management or MIS related field is preferred



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Required Certifications:

Security+ or equivalent


Desired Certifications:



SMS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


SMS is a veteran-owned network integrator established in 1976.  With an employee retention rate averaging over 5 years, our ability to hire quality people and retain them in a rapidly evolving IT market proves why we are a world-class information technology company. At SMS, we place a high value on quality of service, customer satisfaction, and best-of-breed policies and practices. As a result, SMS is proud to be ISO 9001:2008 Registered and a CMMI Level 3 certified company, ensuring that we continue to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers, partners and employees.