Enterprise Services Management System (ESMS) Functional Area Expert

As an Enterprise Services Management System (ESMS) Functional Area Expert (FAE) – ( Advisory Staff Specialist ), you will provide services in support of the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM), Assistant Chief of Staff (ACofS), G-5.  You will provide engineering, test and evaluation, over-the-shoulder training, integration and sustainment support, configuration management, and life-cycle support of the Army Enterprise Service Management System (ESMS).  You will provide subject matter expertise in the Remedy Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) capability including all core modules which are Service Desk, Change Management, Configuration Management, Release Management, and Asset Management.  In support of the ITSM capability, you will provide expertise in the Remedy Service Level Management (SLM), Service Request Management (SRM), Remedy Analytics, and Remedy Knowledge Management (RKM) modules as well as BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management (BPPM) Suite and BMC Remedy Analytics and Dashboards.  You will also support the integration of information/data exchange of Army Land War Net (LWN) Network Operations (NetOps) Architecture (LNA) capabilities with the ESMS.  This requirement is for the Continental United States (CONUS) and Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS) Secure Internet Protocol Router Network (SIPRNET), Non-secure Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPRNET), and Deployed Forces (DF) environments. In assuming this position, you will be a critical contributor to meeting NCI's mission: To deliver innovative, cost-effective solutions and services that enable our customers to rapidly adapt to dynamic environments.

Highlights of Responsibilities:

  • Provide system engineering and analysis support the BMC Remedy ITSM, Remedy Analytics, Remedy SLM, Remedy SRM, and Remedy RKM for the Army enterprise including installation, integration, maintenance, and Tier 3 support.
  • Evaluate the Remedy ITSM architecture and provide recommended changes in processes, configuration, software, and hardware, as needed.
  • Provide engineering support for the development and maintenance of engineering and related technical documentation.
  • Provide engineering, test and evaluation, and operational, post deployment and life-cycle support of the Army Enterprise ITSM, Remedy Analytics, Remedy SLM, Remedy SRM, Remedy RKM, BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management (BPPM) Suite and BMC Remedy Analytics and Dashboards as deployed in all theaters.
  • Provide technical support, to include:  performing on-site visits to develop requirements for Government review; on-site installation, engineering validation, and test support, and engineering analysis technical reviews.
  • Perform and document technical engineering studies and provide over-the-shoulder training as required.
  • Support the implementation and maintenance of the ESMS standard design and configuration at the Data Centers and Data Center Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) site, Regional Cyber Center (RCC), and installation Network Enterprise Centers (NEC) for integration of an Enterprise-wide standard, ITIL-based, ESMS.
  • Provide design and implementation support for migration to the Enterprise system by the TNOSC and NEC sites identified by NETCOM.
  • Perform operational engineering tasks in UNIX, Windows, Oracle, SQL, ESMS core modules as well as Remedy SLM, Remedy SRM, Remedy Analytics, and Remedy RKM product installation and integration with other enterprise management tools, including Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS) and Spectrum Network Management System (NMS).
  • Support the system design and implementation of NetOps tools that interface with the ESMS core modules as well as Remedy SLM, Remedy SRM, Remedy Analytics, Remedy RKM NetOps and BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management (BPPM) Suite and BMC Remedy Analytics and Dashboards capabilities.
  • Attend meetings in a team environment in order to identify problem areas, review hardware/software requirements, and coordinate milestones.
  • Interface with IT management, specialists, and engineers throughout all echelons of the LandWarNet and the Joint NetOps community.

Requirements:

  • Current Active Secret Security Clearance or the ability to obtain one.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related information technology OR15 years of practical engineering experience in lieu of degree requirement.
  • IT Level II requiring a NACLA Background Investigation in accordance with AR 25-2.
  • IAT II certified as specified in DOD 8570.01-M and BBP 05-PR-M-0002 (Security+ CE, GSEC, SCNP SSCP or GSLC IA Certifications).
  • Ability to obtain the Microsoft Certified Solutions Administrator (MCSA), BMC Certified Administrator:  BMC Remedy 7.x or greater, BMC Certified Developer: BMC Remedy AR System 7.x or greater (or equivalent) Computing Environment Certification within 6 months of start date.
  • Seven years working experience in Remedy IT Service Management (ITSM) version 7.x or greater including the following subsystems and modules: Remedy Service Desk (Incident Management and Problem Management), Remedy Change Management (including Release management), and Remedy. Asset management, and/or current Remedy Developer certificate in ITSM Version 7x or greater.
  • Extensive experience working with integrating BMC Remedy Products in an Enterprise-level environment (at least seven years).

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Training and expertise in BMC Remedy IT Service Management (ITSM) version 7.x and 8.x BMC 8.x Accredited Administrator, BMC 8. X AtriumCore Administrator, BMC 8.x ITSM Administrator, BMC 9.x BPPM Administrator, BMC 9.x Atrium Discovery and Dependency Administrator, Remedy AR System 7.5 or higher and ITIL 2011 Foundations.
  • Working knowledge and experience in configuring, installing, testing, documenting, and training on ITSM products, with emphasis on the full suite of ITSM.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of enterprise NetOps tools, procedures, and operational constructs.
  • Working knowledge of how NetOps products and services interrelate in order to support the NetOps LandWarNet mission.