VMware (ESXi) Systems Engineer with TS/SCI Clearance
Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems. 1. 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. 2. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis. 3. Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients. 4. Plans and directs upgrades of operating systems and designs systems enhancements. 5. Develops documentation on new or existing systems. 6. Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements. 7. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems. 8. Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance. 9. Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility. 10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibilities. 11. Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met. 12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned. 13. Participates in special projects as required. Position Duties and Responsibilities: A trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 28,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Essential Functions: The client's (NCE) Active IT Program was established to provide the infrastructure services required to build out and maintain the NCE facilities. VMware virtualization expertise is required to support onsite activities.
- Install, configure and manage VMware virtualization environment components (vSphere , vRA, vROPS, ESX, NSX)Provide Operation and Sustainment support for the virtualization environmentEnsure virtualization systems are compliant within required security standardsDevelop and maintain O&S Standard Operating Procedures for VMware virtualization environmentDiagnoses and troubleshoots problems with the virtualization environment including Microsoft and Linux O/SWithin established procedures, responds to end user requests for technical support and assistanceSupport off hour maintenance activitiesSupport the Certification and Accreditation process for virtualization hosts at NCEGain familiarity with current data center infrastructureMaintain current industry knowledge of development concept, practices and proceduresDevelop an in-depth understanding of the NCE-Active IT baseline capabilities, design and objectives
- Advanced knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques.Knowledge of the associated hardware, software, and equipment.Professional certification in one or more specific technologies may be required, depending on job assignment.
- Windows Server 2008R2/2012R2 Unix/Linux familiarityWindows 7/8/10TCP/IP, DNS, Local Area Networking, AD, GPO Desired Skills:Cloud experience (AWS, Azure)vROPSNSXExperience creating and implementing workflows and blueprints for use with a VMware vRA solution (vRA, Orchestrator)Remedy Experience a plusTechnical written & verbal communication skills (technical writing)Experience supporting Intelligence and/or DoD Customers TS/SCI clearance required.