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VMware (ESXi) Systems Engineer
· VMware virtualization expertise is required to support both onsite and offsite activities.
· Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems. Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, manufacturing and development cost projections, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems engineering.
· Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis. Plans upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements.
· Develops documentation on new or existing systems. Develops and conducts tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.
· Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
· Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
· Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibility.
· May serve as a technical team or task lead. Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.
· Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned Participates in special projects as required.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
· TOP SECRET / SCI (with Poly) Clearance Required
· Security++ or similar 8570 qualified certifications
· Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline. Masters Degree preferred.
· VMware ESX /5.5/6.0/6.5. VMware vROPS 6.x. Windows Server 2008R2/2012R2. Unix/Linux familiarity. Windows 7/8/10.
· TCP/IP, DNS, Local Area Networking, AD, GPO. Install, configure and manage VMware virtualization environment components (vSphere , vRA, vROPS, ESX, NSX).
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience
· Cloud experience (AWS, Azure), NSX, Experience creating and implementing workflows and blueprints for use with a VMware vRA solution (vRA, Orchestrator)
· Remedy Experience a plus
· Technical written & verbal communication skills (technical writing)
· Experience supporting Intelligence and/or DoD Customers. 1. Knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in computer, network and storage system administration and support. 2. Knowledge of related hardware and software i.e. Server, Unix/Linux, Cisco, and Microsoft products. Continued in Additional Comments.
· May require professional certification in one or more specific technologies, depending on job assignment.