Softworld Senior System Engineer - Virtualization / VMware in Crystal City, Virginia

Senior System Engineer - Virtualization / VMware

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Date posted:

September 29, 2016

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Crystal City, VA

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The Senior Virtualization Engineer will conduct analysis of customer requirements and generate systems engineering plans as well as will work with other technical teams to build, configure, and troubleshoot new and existing IT infrastructure and services.

Responsibilities/ Requirements • Bachelor’s Degree and 10+ years of relevant IT experience • Active Secret clearance • CompTIA Security+ certification or higher also required. • Ability to obtain a CISSP or CASP certification after starting if you do not have one already. • The Sr. System Engineer will support multi-site VMware 5.x/6.x environments with 300 hosts. • Build, configure, and troubleshoot VM servers • Comprehensive knowledge of multi-site VMware 5.x/6.x environments (50+ Host) • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server 2008/2012 • Experience with VMware, VSphere, Vcenter • VMware VCP certification (VCAP preferred) • Windows Server certification (MCSE Preferred) • MCITP, CCNA, CCNP (preferred) • Experience with configuring hardware/software in accordance with DISA STIGs • Knowledge of best practices and the use of project management, IT and systems engineering methodologies including PMI, ITIL, ISO 9000, and CMMI, and tools, easily transitioning from one methodology to the other • Demonstrated proven record of success with identification of client needs, active participation in client discussions and meetings, and the ability to keep leadership and teams informed of progress and issues • Demonstrated proven record of success synthesizing systems engineering artifacts such as interfaces, system configuration items, specifications, baselines, and trade-off studies from requirements and analysis in a Microsoft Windows environment • CommVault Certified Professional certification (preferred)