Georgia Employer APPLICATION SUPPORT ENGINEER - 2017-26861 in Atlanta, Georgia

The Systems Engineer - Application Support will provide support for a data center and its "back-up/hot center" that hosts over 300 applications. This position is part of a team that supports hosted applications running on both Windows and Linux platforms. Responsible for CDC's Consolidated Web and Web Application Services. Responsibilities*Provide administrative support /server administration (Weblogic, Apache, IIS), SW package installation, patching, upgrading, application troubleshooting and testing*Server administration in a heterogeneous environment (windows, Linux)*Provide support for escalated issues and provides synopsis/root causes*Ensure timely and effective delivery of server upgrades and new configurations*Configure and maintain development, test and production servers. Support development, test and production servers*Script and develop Automation for repeatable installation and configuration including manual processes using VBScript, Powershell, SQL, etc*Track application activity, identify potential issues and act proactively to prevent anticipated problems*Maintain access privileges and account groups*Implement change control procedures*Work closely with the various testing, development and DBA teams to review and coordinate new changes including version upgrades*Provide complete documentation of process and procedures*Conduct performance tuning/troubleshootingThe Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following Additional Education and Experience*High School Diploma or GED with at least five (5) years of systems engineering experience required*Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with at least three (3) years of systems engineering experience preferred*Proficient with Linux and Windows Server Administration, Apache\Tomcat Server and Active Directory tools*Familiar with VMWare, LB & F5, PowerShell, Splunk, WordPress, MS office products, Visual Studio, Service Ticketing system, PowerShell/VBscript/Batch scripting Physical Requirements:*Work is performed in a general office environment*Ability to sit for up to 80% of time *Additional Requirements as per Contract/Client:*Ability to obtain and maintain Public Trust Security Clearance*United States Citizenship or Permanent ResidencyEEO Statement*A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource.*MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.