Virtual Infrastructure Network Engineer
Technology is constantly changing, and our adversaries are digitally "going dark" at a rate that is exceeding law enforcement's ability to keep pace. Those charged with protecting the United States are not always able to access the evidence needed to prosecute crime and prevent terrorism. The Government has trusted in Peraton to provide the technical ability, tools, and resources to bring criminals to justice. In response to this challenge, we are seeking a talented Virtual Infrastructure Network Engineer to provide technical leadership in the investigation, design and implementation of physical and virtualized infrastructure systems.* Create plans to ensure necessary maintenance to support system health is performed.* Plan, schedule and conduct the installation of new or modified hardware and associated operating systems, and software applications.* Design and conduct tests and evaluations of infrastructure systems. Analyze and organize the corresponding hardware and software combined solutions through modeling and planning.* Plan new server and storage configurations and integration into existing infrastructure to maintain optimal performance.* Provide solutions that incorporate concepts across engineering disciplines and environments.* Prepare complex work prints and schematics to define and illustrate infrastructure deployments and solutions.* Indentify and recommend new design tools for use in new infrastructure projects.* Evalute projected usage of CPU, storage, memory and network bandwidth to ensure future procurement plannnig and service delivery.* Participate in and influence marketing proposals and studies by providing costing models, reports, and technical solutions for infrastructure projects.* Plan, design, and implement network management systems to monitor, diagnose, control, and measure performance of infrastructure assets.* Identify, analyze, and recommend new infrastructure administrative systems to ensure accurate systems inventory and timely implementation.Required Qualifications* 5+ years experience in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer and Information Security, Computer Security, and/or Network Administration and have a Bachelor's degree in one of these disciplines. However, equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.* Experience with virtualization technologies with a heavy focus on the VMware suite of capabilities.* Ability to design, deploy and maintain VMware vCloud environments.* Experience with Virtual Desktop infrastructures, especially VMware horizon View.* An active Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility and the ability to obtain a polygraph.Desired Qualifications* Comfortable with deploying Windows Servers, SQL, databases and Linux hosts in a virtual environment.* Understand Software Defined Networking such as VMware Distributed Switching and Brocade Virtual Routers.We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.