VMWare System Admin


Job Description:

Leidos is excited about our continued work with the Department of Transportation. We are seeking a Senior VMWare System Administrator to work within the Server Engineering team supporting the Infrastructure and Operations Hosting Environment. This position will require expert experience in Windows, Linux, Active Directory, Virtualization, Cloud, and scripting experience to support our Federal Government customer. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills as well as documentation skills and perform with minimal supervision.

Tasks and responsibilities include:
  • Working experience building scalable, highly available, mission critical virtual infrastructures
  • Experience should include designing, implementing and managing multiple virtual environments & vlans
  • Experience or working knowledge of Disaster Recovery technologies helpful.
  • Experience or working knowledge of Backup technologies helpful
  • Multi-site environment experience.

  • Windows Server Operating Systems (2012 to 2019) [expert-level]
  • VMware vSphere and Hyper-V Virtualization [expert-level
  • Azure and AWS administration and Implementation [expert-level]
  • Active Directory engineering and management [expert-level]
  • Group Policy Management [expert-level]
  • Windows Failover Clustering [expert-level]
  • Scripting Experience: PowerShell and VBScript [mid-level]
  • Windows IIS web server administration [mid-level]
  • Dell PowerEdge Rackmount and Blade servers [mid-level]
  • Incident management and troubleshooting skills [mid-level]
  • Windows file shares and security administration [mid-level]
  • Windows Print Services, Lexmark, Xerox, and HP printer administration [mid-level]
  • Windows 10 Desktop Operating Systems [mid-level]
  • PKI Architecture and Management [mid-level]
  • SQL Server HA Clusters administration [mid-level]
  • Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) [mid-level]
  • Smart Card / PIV card / CAC integration experience [mid-level]
  • Windows Certificates Services Management [mid-level]
  • Unix/Linux (Red Hat, CentOS, Apache, Tomcat) [mid-level]

Education and Certifications
  • The position requires a BS Degree and must have a minimum of 8 years of experience supporting server virtualization technology, specializing in VMware systems. However, additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of a degree. Must have experience leading technical team supporting system operations. Must possess a Data Center Virtualization certification or equivalent. Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2019 Administration (MCSE, MCITP certification) or VMware Certified Professional (VCP-DCV)

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