Job Responsibilities: To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications:
Determining business needs and evaluating existing network infrastructure and systems.
Optimizing network hardware and software to enable VMware integration.
Developing and deploying customized VMware solutions.
Defining multiple virtual servers on a single host machine.
Virtualizing Windows servers and connecting them to networks and clouds.
Installing operating systems and service packs, as well as security patches and bug fixes.
Troubleshooting and resolving VMware environment issues.
Providing technical support and documenting VMware processes.
Keeping informed of developments in VMware technologies and products.
VMware Engineer Requirements:
Bachelors degree in computer science, information technology, computer programming, or similar.
VMWare Certified Professional (VCP) preferred.
A minimum of four years experience as a VMware engineer.
Proficiency in VMware associated programs and coding languages, such as Windows Server, MS IIS, SAN architecture, WebSphere, Citrix, Python, and C++.
Extensive knowledge of the fundamentals of VMware ESX and related technologies.
Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
Exceptional analytical and technical aptitude.
Great organizational, time management, and problem-solving skills.
Availability to resolve urgent VMware environment problems outside of business hours.
Develops advanced engineering ideas and guides their development into a final product.
Develops masterful engineering skills to highly complex engineering problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious.
Utilizes masterful engineering skills to perform highly advanced systems design, development, and integration form the start of a systems life cycle to the end.
Provides and applies masterful engineering to highly complex infrastructures including installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools.
Provides and applies masterful engineering skills to highly complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.
Performs continual maintenance and provides masterful engineering solutions for continual and highly complex security, backup and redundancy problems.
Provides guidance for the preparation and maintenance of all documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects.
Provides guidance to less-experienced Systems Engineers.
Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology, always on the lookout for new technologies, and works with management to evolve current processes.
May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.
May serve as a task or project leader. (Not a people manager)
Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, model formulation, computer architecture analysis and design, and digital systems engineering.
Invents innovative ways to drive production operational efficiency.
Drives scalability and operability of supported systems/infrastructure.
Implements, manages and enhances Continuous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline tools.
Creates, maintains, and reviews Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Desired State Configuration (DSC) and/or Puppet configuration management tools to support the provisioning infrastructure.
Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
Recognized as a subject matter expert in a specific technology.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 14+ years of experience
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.