Senior VDI Engineer (TS/SCI CI Poly required)
Type of Requisition:RegularClearance Level Must Currently Possess:Top Secret/SCIClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:Top Secret SCI + PolygraphSuitability:PolygraphPublic Trust/Other Required:NoneJob Family:Systems EngineeringJob Description:The Senior VDI Engineer designs, configures, installs, and maintains the organization's VDI IT infrastructure, which may include hardware, software, servers, storage solutions, networks, or physical facilities. This role will be the SME in troubleshooting all performance issue across the Enterprise. Training or experience interacting with or configuring Azure Stack Hub would be highly desirable. Additionally, the position will require an individual experienced in system design and integration, identity life-cycle management, and process automation and improvement. The ideal candidate will be a motivated self-starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills, who exceeds as an individual, as well as, excels among peers in a team environment. The individual should possess a passion for operational excellence and a high level of interpersonal and soft skills. Minimum Education Required:BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Mathematics, or other related scientific or technical discipline is preferredAllowable Substitution: Six (6) years of related experience or four (4) years of related experience with an AA/AS degree Minimum Experience Required:5+ years required with account administration both Cloud and on-prem, Data access model experience, Security postures and control levels, quality access reviews, audit documentation, virus protection and firewall services as related to the Windows environment; VDI and Office 365 environmentArchitect & design VDI infrastructure to support new initiativesStrong experience in administrations and troubleshooting of the Desktop Images for VDI, Golden Image Patching, Installing & Publishing new Applications, Creating & Publishing new Desktop PoolsParticipate in process improvements for the Desktop environments, VDI and Office 365 productsPlan and maintain the VDI environment utilizing industry standard best practicesProvide VDI architectural planning and directionPlan, organize, direct, and maintain infrastructure and documentation of VDIEnsure high availability of the operation state of the VDIEngage in capacity plan exercises to ensure adequate system resourcesHelp develop disaster recovery or business continuity plansAbility to work with little supervision in high stress / high visibility environments with time sensitive requirements. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Ability to take direction and retain informationApplies advanced methods, theories and research techniques in the investigation and solution of the complex system requirements and problems. Develops training tools and documentation; oversees implementation of sameProvides technical consultation on current and proposed systems to other organizations and clientsAssist in the planning and performing of analytical research, design development, and other assignments in conformance with design, engineering and customer specificationsApplies new solutions through research and collaboration with team and determines course of action for new application initiativesPerform system administration, including account administration, file permissions, access control levels, quality access review, audit documentation, virus protection, and firewall services as related to the Windows environment, operating systems support and maintenancePerform regular reviews, strategic assessments, health checks, security updates, and diagnosis of customerProvide all documentations related to VDI architecture and managementCommunicate clearly and professionally with internal team and customer IT contacts DoD 8570 Baseline Certification Requirement: IAT Level II (Security+CE or equivalent)Desired Certification(s): Cisco, Citrix, Microsoft, VMware or equivalent Intermediate level certificationClearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCIClearance Level Must Be Able To Maintain: Top Secret SCI + CI PolygraphSuitability: CI Polygraph #Defense #GDITPriority#AFOpportunities #kmp #dakota #TSSCI #cjobs #dicepost #gdpost #virginiaScheduled Weekly Hours:40Travel Required:10-25%Telecommuting Options:Telecommuting Not AllowedWork Location:USA VA Fort BelvoirAdditional Work Locations:We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.