VMWare Admin/Architect

Employer
Pyramid Consulting, Inc
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Immediate need for a VMWare Admin/Architect with experience in the Financial Industry.This is a 12+ Months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Mclean, VA. Please review the job description below.Job ID: 17-23610Responsibilities:* Work with the vCenter automation API's to automate managing a vSphere cluster* Designing a cluster and continuously improve, sizing hardware, configuring storage and security policies* Work with VMPooler or Jupiter Brain to automate VM provisioning* Responsible for empowering our iOS and Android engineers with robust CI\CD tooling and coaching on CI\CD best practices.* Responsible for the day to day operations of ,'s mobile build pipelines and associated public cloud hosted infrastructure (OS +Network+Security+Monitoring).* Working closely with client development teams to design and build / implement new CI/CD tools.* Develop app management tools and monitors.* Execute system administration of tooling platforms capable building, testing and deploying iOS and Android applications.* Support , production build and deploy environments (ensuring system availability, performance, capacity, and continuity through proper response to incidents, events and problems).* Work with developers to build out CI/CD pipelines, enable self-service build tools and reusable deployment jobs.* Find, explore and advocate for new technologies for enterprise use. Basic Qualifications:* Minimum 4 years of overall IT or military experience* At least 2 years of experience providing enterprise Linux or Mac based system administration* 2 years experience working with code repositories and build tools (GIT/GitHub, Travis, Circle, Drone, Jenkins/Hudson, Nexus, Sonar, Artifactory, Fastlane, Gradle, Bash, )* Experience building automated cloud infrastructure* 1+ years of experience working with cloud automation/orchestration technologies (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, OpenStack, Teraform, etc)* Experience working in various database technologies (MySQL, Postgress, Mongo DB, ElasticSearch) Preferred Qualifications:* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology* Demonstrated proficiency in shell scripting* 3 years of overall IT experience in an enterprise cloud environment* AWS Certification (or experience optimizing tools provided by AWS - RDS, )* Software development experience in last 4 years (Preferences: Python, Ruby, Go, Bash, Swift, Node.js)* Mobile development experience (iOS or Android)Strong knowledge of IT system infrastructure and networkingKey Requirements and Technology Experience:- Vmware- vSphere/vCenter- Automation/CloudOur client is a leading Financial organization and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.