VMWare Admin/Engineers _ Top Secret Only

Linux, Cloud, Configuration, Migration, Infrastructure, VMware Certified Professional, VMware ESX, VMware ESXi, VMware Infrastructure, VMware vCloud, VMware vSphere, Virtualization, TCP/IP, VMware, VCP
Contract W2
Depends on Experience

Job Description

VMWare Admin/Engineers– Top Secret Cleared

Roles and responsibilities include:

  • Work closely with engineering during the developments of multiple VMware vCloud Director based Infrastructure as a Services (IaaS) environment solutions for DoD.
  • Supports the building of a systems administration and operations support capability for the new vCD based solutions.
  • Apply system hardening, STIG settings and resolve vulnerabilities found by Nessus scans.
  • Design, document and publish standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the build and sustainment of the VMware infrastructure.
  • Support daily environment operations including patch levels and advanced troubleshooting support.
  • Share knowledge with existing System Administrators through documentation, presentations, deep-dive technical sessions, etc.
  • Produce and execute test plan procedures for upgrades and installation of new virtualization products.
  • Automate tasks for the operations team such as patching, infrastructure configuration changes and reporting.
  • Work closely with vendors to identify and resolve product bugs and initiate feature requests.
  • Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems. 
  • Apply vendor best practices for vSphere, NSX, vCloud Director, vRealize Suite, etc.
  • Identify and remediate deviation from reference architecture.
  • Supports resolution actions for Tier 2/3 incident tickets
  • Other tasks as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Top Secret security clearance
  • DoD 8570 IAT II certification
  • VMware Certified Professional (VCP) certification
  • Experience with VMware vSphere and similar component services
  • Extensive infrastructure knowledge and hands-on experience with DoD datacenters & infrastructure  
  • 3+ years of experience deploying and maintaining data center Infrastructure preferably within the DOD.
  • 5+ years of hardware experience to include compute, network, & storage
  • 1+ years of experience implementing DOD Security Controls
  • 3+ years of VMware System Administration experience
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP
  • Experience developing documentation for operational support.
  • A self-starter that drives solutions to implementation
  • Ability to mentor junior and mid-level team members to more proficient in the tasks and activities associated with the management of a cloud provider VMware environment


Position Id : 255541-SN
Originally Posted : 5 months ago
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