Sr. Windows System Engineer- SECRET CLEARED- Ft. Belvoir, VA

Ft. Belvoir, VA

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Zachary Piper Solutions

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Amanda Cleaver

Zachary Piper Solutions is seeking a Sr Windows Systems Engineer to join a government consulting firm located in Ft. Belvoir VA (or Radford, VA). The Sr. Windows Engineer will be supporting the Army Edge Computing Capability (AECC) with ALTESS with Infrastructure efforts.



  • Collaborate with Government engineers on AECC architecture.
  • Develop and maintain Infrastructure as Code (IaC) for Windows services.
  • Manage Windows hosts, including patching and Active Directory tasks.
  • Administer Windows-based VMs and AECC services, ensuring security and compliance.
  • Troubleshoot Windows issues and perform OS upgrades.
  • Provide on-call support for after-hours incidents.


  • Extensive experience with Windows Server and Active Directory
  • Proficiency in automation and Infrastructure as Code (IaC).
  • Strong communication and troubleshooting skills.
  • Certifications: Security+ or equivalent, Windows admin certification (MCSA, MCSE) or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire
  •  DoD Secret (Fully Adjudicated), up to TS
  • Desired Skills: Familiarity with DoD STIGs and IAVM processes.


  • Salary $155,000/ year **depending on experience**
  • Health Benefits, PTO (6/5), 401k, etc
  • Location: Radford, VA or Ft. Belvoir, VA
  • Schedule: 5 days/week onsite (may reduce to 3 days, but not guaranteed)
  • Term: contract goes until 2028


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