Team CACI has an exciting and challenging opportunity available for a Sr. VMWare and Storage Specialist supporting a DHS customer’s wide-area (WAN), local-area (LAN) and campus-area (CAN) networks across multiple security domains. We are a seeking an experienced and motivated Sr. Virtualization and Storage Specialist who will Compute and lead the Storage Deployments in an Agile environment. This role necessarily deals with highly confidential and sensitive information, and the role is expected to confirm to best handling practices.
What You’ll Get to Do:
Manages experienced professionals who exercises latitude and independence in assignments for a large project, with limited oversight from manager. The Sr. Virtualization and Storage Specialist coaches, reviews and delegates work to lower level team members. Solving difficult and complex problems. Communicates and influences project/team leaders within and outside of the job function at project/program regarding solution design, processes and/or approaches.
More About the Role:
Work with both corporate and customer leadership to research, analyze, and implement enterprise-wide network security solutions/capabilities/enhancements to support customer business/mission goals and objectives.
Deploy system infrastructure and commodities in support of components, such as: physical servers, consolidate infrastructure, Hyper/converged Services, virtual storage platforms, wireless and mobile network kits containing multi-disciplined technologies.
Installation of hypervisors, Operating Systems (Linux, VMWare, Ubuntu, and Windows) in support of all infrastructure to include patching, updated releases, Firmware and BIOS updates to ensure platforms meet compliance.
Install secondary software packages including security services, database services and HTTPS services as required.
Utilize integrated software deployment tools to push operating systems, predefined packages and group policy enforcement.
Develop planning for the future strategy of server/serverless, container services, storage and platforms and provide budgetary information as needed.
Identify, diagnose, and resolve complex problems with servers (including virtual), storage, platform (including PaaS) infrastructure as the new deployments occur.
Implement automated and orchestrated delivery methodologies.
Perform SME level incident resolution and root cause problem determination to ensure availability and stability of virtual platforms according to established service level agreements.
Deploy, maintain and troubleshoot multiple virtualized environments (DevTest, Stage Production).
Application stability, security, performance, and capacity management, as well as documentation of current and future configuration processes and policies.
Manage and coordinate the deployment and expansion of Client Server technologies, as well as monitor, refine and research solutions to existing problems.
Create VM deployment templates and produce automated VM deployments.
Diagnose Virtual machine troubleshooting (VM) and performance issues.
Analyze performance data to provide capacity planning and resource utilization information in support of operational processes.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
US Citizenship required
Ability to obtain a DHS Entrance on Duty (EOD) is required to begin employment and must be maintained as a requirement of continued employment.
Experience with supporting tools such as, or similar to Netapp OnCommand to include Manager and Insight, Microsoft Virtual Machine Manager, Linux (Ubuntu, CentOS, etc.), Microsoft Hyper-V, MS System Center Suite, VMWare ESXi, Microsoft System Center Operations Manager, Cisco Flexpod and other unified computing technologies HCI (Hyper Converge Infrastructure).
Detail and process-oriented
Strong written and verbal communications skills, including the ability to communicate solutions effectively to technical and non-technical audiences
Team Player – This role is part of a much larger team
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Relevant DHS focused experience
University degree (BA/BS) or equivalent experience and minimum 7 years of related work experience.
Experience with creating contract deliverables is preferred.
Experience with managing and using Dev Ops concepts.
Experience with major cloud providers preferred.
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.