Vykin Corporation

  • Desktop Management Engineer

    Job Locations US-NC-Raleigh
    Clearance Requirement
  • Overview

    Vykin Corporation is currently looking for an experienced Desktop Management Engineer to join our team in Raleigh, N.C.  We are a small defense contracting company that is veteran owned servicing the US Department of Defense.  The successful candidate will receive competitive wages, health plans and the opportunity to join a small company that still believes every employee counts.


    • Eliminate vulnerabilities via automated means to include removing unauthorized software as well as  patching / software upgrades.
    • Manage and troubleshoot Client-Server software in a large-scale enterprise environment.
    • Document processes and procedures.
    • Perform process automation.
    • Report to institutionalize end-point threat detection and response with the intent of reducing the time to identify and resolve vulnerabilities within the Customer Computing Environment
    • Troubleshoot workstations and servers (Windows 7 & 10, severs 2008, 2012, 2016).
    • Independently install, tests, and implement complex component-level changes within the technology infrastructure.
    • Operate, maintain, and provide customer support for a wide variety of complex technology components.
    • Analyze and develop innovative solutions for complex problems involving availability and/or performance at the component level.
    • Work independently with vendors to resolve problems and implements solutions.


    • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security.
    • Minimum of seven (7) years information security operations and/or related IT operational functions.
    • Must be a U.S. citizen, able to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense security clearance.

    Required skills, experience, and knowledge:

    • Experience with Tanium, SCCM, Big fix or similar product.
    • Experience with Firewall concepts and rules
    • Experience with PowerShell, Python and/or VBScript.
    • Experience with WAN/LAN network configuration, protocols, and bandwidth restrictions


    • One or more of the following certifications required:
      • CompTIA Security +
      • CPTE - Certified Penetration Testing Engineer
      • CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker
      • CISSP - Certified Information System Security Professional

    Working Conditions

    The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.  The work location is a government facility located on a military installation in Raleigh, N.C. supporting a DoD customer.  The successful applicant will be working for and reporting directly to the prime contractor or the DoD customer as appropriate.  


    The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job. Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.


    Vykin Corporation is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and strives to comply with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, marital status, HIV-positive status, as well as any other category protected by federal, state, or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful and all persons involved in the operations of the company are prohibited from engaging in this type of conduct.


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