Job Description SILLCDC is looking to fill an opening for a Virtualization/Storage Architect for a project in downtown Washington DC. (Metro accessible). This is our DIRECT CLIENT. If you are interested, please send me your resume along with your expected hourly rate on 1099. Program seeks an Infrastructure Specialist with an emphasis on Automation, Virtualization, Storage, and Disaster Avoidance/Recovery Design experience. Extensive Expertise with VMware Components ESXi, vCenter, vRealize Automation, vRealize Operations Management, VMware Site Recovery Manager, Zerto Cloud, Netbackup, Dell Storage, and Brocade Fibre Channel Networking in private and public cloud is required. Architect Role and Responsibilities: Design Highly Available environment. Validate environments are deployed based on design. Audit environments to ensure they are highly available. Design disaster recovery solution based on application recovery point objective and recovery time objective. Validate disaster recovery by testing failovers. Provide specialized knowledge how to implement and upgrade Systems in conformance with customer requirements Lead the development of Operational and maintenance procedures for systems Document system configuration and operational procedures. This position requires keeping up to date with Dell Storage, Dell Servers, VMware ESXi, vRealize Automation, Site Recovery components in use at the customer's site, as well as a testing and validating interoperability in a lab setting prior to deploying updates to production. Candidates must have extensive knowledge and experience with Active Directory, VMware vCenter, ESXi, vRealize Automation, Site Recovery Manager, Operations Manager, Zerto Cloud, Netbackup, Dell Compellent, Brocade Fibre Channel Networking, and PowerShell. Company Description SILLCDC specializes in delivering exceptional Enterprise IT solutions and Business Integrated services at the most competitive rates in the industry. SILLCDC is a full service professional staffing firm providing contract, direct hire and executive search solutions. We maintain excellent contacts in a wide variety of industries and practice areas throughout the Metro area and Mid-Atlantic region. Our experienced search specialists help agencies find the very best candidate for the job.