VMware Systems Administrator

    • USD 100,001.00 - 125,000.00 per year

    • Full Time


    • Optical fiber
    • Information Technology
    • DHCP
    • Collaboration
    • Systems engineering
    • Active Directory
    • WYSE
    • iSCSI
    • VMware Certified Professional
    • Dell

    Job Description

    Job ID: 2312875

    Location: SAN DIEGO, CA, US

    Date Posted: 2023-09-18

    Category: Information Technology

    Subcategory: Sys Administrator

    Schedule: Full-time

    Shift: Day Job

    Travel: No

    Minimum Clearance Required: Secret

    Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI

    Potential for Remote Work: No


    SAIC is looking for a VMWare Systems Administrator with an emphasis on VMWare. This position is located in San Diego, CA.

    Responsibilities will include:
    • Operation and maintenance of Windows server systems running Windows MS Server (2019, 2016) Windows SQL Server (2016+)
    • Operation and maintenance of the enterprise VMware environment, including VDI, ESXi (6.x/7.x) and VCSA (6.x/7.x))
    • Operation of Windows Active Directory infrastructures, DNS, DHCP and user administration
    • Installations of new software and hardware to include HP/Dell Servers and Nimble SAN Storage devices and all associated software running within the environment.
    • Patch and secure all servers, hardware and software as required, Perform routine STIGs and security scans.
    • Provide Tier II end user support.
    • Update and maintain Network documentations and configuration information.
    • Actively monitor systems and resolve issues
    • Collaborate with Government Staff and teams to perform project tasks in support of large projects and routine support.


    Education and experience:
    • Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.

    Must have experience with the following:
    • Windows Server 2016+, Windows 10, Windows SQL Server 2016+
    • VMware environment, including VDI, ESXi (6.x/7.x) and VCSA (6.x/7.x))
    • Must also be familiar with, or have experience with the following:
      • VMware ESXi, VCSA, VMware Shell. Horizon View
      • Teradici, Dell Wyse Zero Clients
      • SAN Storage
      • DNS, DHCP and Active Directory
      • iSCSI, Ethernet. Fiber

    Required certifications:
    • Must have an active Comp TIA Security+ ce certification.
    • Must have or be able to obtain a VMWare Certified Professional cert within 6 months of hire date.

    Required clearance:
    • Must have an active Secret clearance and be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.

    Target salary range: $100,001 - $125,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

    Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.