Dogwood Management Partners, LLC



Arlington, VA


   Dogwood has been consulting on Cyber Security and related IT services for commercial clients and federal agencies since 2001. We owe our success to the professionals we have been fortunate enough to hire and retain to perform to the standards set forth by leadership within our commercial clients and the federal government. For this reason, we seek only those candidates with the highest ethical standards who meet the experience requirements for the security obligations we have been entrusted with.

   Dogwood Management Partners is seeking an experienced Windows 10 Consultant to develop and test the Windows 10 image to be deployed In-Place (using SCCM) on existing agency related desktops worldwide. Candidates must have enterprise scale Windows 10 migration experience and responsibilities include analysis of the environment (network, hardware and applications) to assess readiness gaps.
Work is to be performed onsite only (no remote work) for a federal government agency located in Arlington, VA. Candidates must have at least an active secret clearance and ability to be cleared to top secret. Offering an excellent salary or hourly rate to the selected candidate. US Citizens only. Requires all of the following certifications: MCSA, MCSE, ITILv3.

   The candidate must be able to gather requirements and help architect, plan and implement system solutions for a Windows 10 platform to meet customer requirements. Experience with web servers, databases, networks, cabling, new installations and migrations, and security scanning tools is required. Experience with deploying and supporting Microsoft Windows Server 2016 and 2016 STIG. Off-shift coverage will be required for support of systems and/or scheduled maintenance and system upgrades. The ability to write shell scripts and utility programs for Windows system maintenance is also a plus. Experience with Riverbed SteelFusion is desired.

   Must have experience in development of implementation guides based on NIST 800-53 moderate and high impact baselines and also must have Federal customer experience and be able to obtain federal Secret level security clearance, if needed. To be successful in this position, the candidate must also display excellent teamwork skills, written and oral communication skills, and formal documentation skills.

REQUIREMENTS (5 years of experience)

• Experience with windows migrations and active directory upgrades
• Experience managing Microsoft Active Directory to include implementation of GPOs to support the implementation of STIG settings on file and print services, DNS, Domain Controllers and application servers
• Managing Windows systems, including Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Window Server 2012, to include 2012 STIG deployment
• Building, configuring, and managing Microsoft Windows servers in multi-tenant enterprise environments
• Experience with Enterprise Backup software
• Harden Windows operating systems to STIG compliance
• Experience managing Active Directory architecture and replication in a multi-domain environment
• Experience with Active Directory design
• Experience with large scale datacenter design and operations
• Must have Windows 10 Migration experience
• Must have SCCM experience
• Must have Microsoft Edge browser experience


• Experience working with virtual infrastructure (i.e. VMWare) required
• Experience utilizing VB/Powershell to automate common functions
• Experience migrating large infrastructures from physical to virtual environments
• Experience/awareness of SCCM methodologies

If you feel you qualify based on the above and would like to be considered, please apply to with an updated resume and use “#1456C Windows 10 Consultant” in the subject line. Within your email response or in a separate attachment, please provide a few bullet points that briefly state your applicable experience from the job description above as well as any other information that you feel may be pertinent to the responsibilities of this key role. Candidates who meet this request will receive full consideration.

All resumes we receive, will be held in the strictest confidence.  We never share your resume with anyone without discussing it with you first.  Our ethics statement.

Dogwood Partners, Dogwood Services & Dogwood Technologies are equal opportunity employers. Minorities, disabled persons, veterans and disabled veterans are especially encouraged to apply.