Senior Systems/Network Engineer (Virtualization / VDI)

Washington, DC

Posted: 11/28/2018 Employment Type: Contract to Hire Industry: IT Job Number: 227980

Senior Systems/Network Engineer (Virtualization / VDI Centric)


Responsibilities:

A Senior Systems/Network Engineer with expertise in Virtualization and VDI with a broad skill set to include being able to execute a mix of the following:
  • A strong background in the deployment and support of virtualization technologies:
  • Virtualized Infrastructure to include Desktop Virtualization (non-persistent) and Application Virtualization
  • Must be proficient in Citrix and VMware virtual technologies specifically: experience in the following technologies Citrix products, Xendesktop 7.x Provisioning Services 7.x Citrix Storefront and Netscaler.
  • Designs, develops, tests, and debugs complex new software products, or makes significant enhancements to existing software.
  • Must be experienced operating in Microsoft Active Directory/Enterprise environment in order to provide support to Windows 10 environment.
  • Must have engineering and technical support experience in architecting, designing, engineering, testing, and delivering all artifacts related to enterprise deployment of the Windows 10 Secure Host Baseline
  • Must be able to install images, troubleshoot, and repair Windows 10 deployments
  • Must be able to create, modify, and maintain various network and system documentation, Visio drawings, procedural guides, user documentation, and other related artifacts.
  • Knowledge of Windows Active directory Windows Group Policy and PowerShell scripting
  • Develop Trouble Shooting Guides for all application Services.
  • Develop project related documentation to support new customer initiatives.
  • Manage, maintain, monitor and support Active Directory, including daily monitoring.
  • Identifies and implements solutions based on client needs.
  • Oversees and implements system upgrade strategies.
  • Develops and analyzes highly complex system standards, thresholds, and recommendations to maximize system performance. Initiates reviews as appropriate.
  • Performs troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common system problems; documents system events to ensure continuous functioning.
  • Write and create scripts to automate configuration changes or software updates to Microsoft Servers.

Required Skills:
  • 5+ years working in an Enterprise-level IT department - Network and/or Systems Engineering
  • Must be a Subject Matter Expert in Hyper-Converged Infrastructure technologies and capabilities (NUTANIX, other)
  • Extensive understanding of storage, virtualization, and hyper converged: VMware, HyperV, Nutanix. iSCSI and FibreChannel.
  • Automate manual processes by using scripting languages such as Shell, Python, Perl, JavaScript, etc.
  • Proficient using MS Visio
  • U.S. citizens/Green card ONLY due to government or federal contract requirement.
  • 3+ years working in an Enterprise-level IT department - Network and/or Systems Engineering
  • 3+ years of VMWare and VDI experience
  • Knowledge of Active Directory and Exchange in a multiple domain and multiple site configurations.
  • Must be able to collaborate in a team atmosphere and communicate through various technology channels with other team members and end users.
  • Interpersonal skills including the ability to collaborate effectively, self-awareness, and excellent written and oral communications.

Education and Experience:
  • BS or equivalent + 9 yrs. related experience, or MS + 7 yrs. related experience
  • 5+ years working in an Enterprise-level IT department - Network and/or Systems Engineering
  • U.S. citizens/Green card ONLY due to government or federal contract requirement.
  • 3+ years working in an Enterprise-level IT department - Network and/or Systems Engineering
  • 3+ years of VMWare and VDI experience
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