VMWare Engineer

Clearance Level
Systems Analysis
Durham, North Carolina

REQ#: RQ68651

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

VMware Engineer


The VMware Engineer will be a member of the Task Order 2 – Task 5: Infrastructure Hosting group and will work in conjunction with existing VMware, Windows, and Unix Engineers to administer the EPAs Hosting Infrastructure across multiple datacenters. This position will be an active contributor in projects including the rollout of new or re-purposed Hosts, research and design of Storage DRS, evaluation of patching schedule and use of Update Manager, parsing of vROPs performance reporting and recommending design\resolution paths, expanding the use of vRO and vRA, support of replication and SRM initiatives, and implementation of Log Insight with Splunk Integration.

Additional elements of this position will include:

  • Assisting with daily Splunk Log Monitoring
  • Capacity planning with forecasting feedback
  • Providing Break Fix Escalation in conjunction with other Senior Engineers
  • Interaction with Data Center and Network Operations for installation and upgrades
  • Management of DVS and related Service requests related to access and trunking
  • Participation in rotated after-hours duties
  • Documentation Preparation (RCAs, SOPs, Work Instructions, etc)

Required Qualifications

  • 7 Years Experience with VMware
  • Expert Knowledge of HA, DRS, and Storage DRS
  • Strong Experience with PowerCLI and Scripting
  • Strong Experience with Host Provisioning and Patching with Update Manager
  • Experience with ESXi Hardening (STIG Compliance)
  • Experience with Managing Multiple vCenters (VCSA experience required)
  • Familiarity with vSphere VM replication, SRM, Log Insight (or Splunk), and vROPs

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • VCP6-DCV \ VCAP6.5-DCV Preferred
  • Familiarity with Nutanix Hyper-Converged Systems
  • Experience with Cisco UCS Chassis
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.