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Application Analyst in Fort Meade, MD at Unisys Federal Systems

Date Posted: 11/19/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Application Analyst to join our team to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.

This position is approximately 40 - 50% travel to federal customer site in Washington DC Metro area and 50 % Remote. Reston, Virginia / FT. Meade, Maryland wouold be designated as office locations.

Job description:

  • Analyze application inventory and application portfolios for our clients
  • Identify and document stakeholders for each application
  • Identify logical and physical components of application systems
  • Analyze system dependencies and integration interfaces
  • Analyze application configurations and security risks
  • Develop application performance baseline, application system documentation
  • Support data center migrations by developing application grouping and performing application operation and migration planning, data validation, and system verification
  • Support application operation and maintenance 
  • Requirement:
  • Hands-on experience with managing multi-tier application systems that include database, mid-tier, and web servers. 
  • Hands-on experience with managing multiple types of databases, including Oracle and SQL Server. Experience with MySQL and DB2 is desired.
  • Hands-on experience with web servers and middle tier application servers 
  • Hands-on experience with web services and related API technologies.
  • Hands-on experience in application integration and communication protocols, and security settings
  • Strong knowledge with application delivery controller
  • Knowledge with cloud computing 
  • Strong communication skills. Strong experience in interacting with clients as a consultative professional.

  • US Citizen with a minimum of a Secret clearance.
  • A minimum of 5+ years experience in computer system basics and/or related areas of expertise. 
  • Knowledge and skills may be obtained from a 2-4 year professional computer/IT degree, technical training plus direct related experience. 
  • Advanced knowledge in evaluating vendor products and make recommendations to purchase hardware and software. 
  • Knowledge of setting up administrator and service accounts 
  • Knowledgeable in network security procedures, best practices, and implementation 
  • Has achieved industry standard certifications: Security+, CCNP, CCNA, Network+, MCSA. 
  • Ability to troubleshoot software issues and customer applications as required. 
  • Excellent documentation skills are required.

Education / Certification Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 7 years of relevant work experience.
  • DoD 8570 certified. DoD Secret or higher level clearance.
About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.

Req ID = 2018-4527