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Virtualized Hosting Systems Engineer

Req #: 245016
Location: Herndon, VA US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Polygraph

Job Description

CACI is seeking fully cleared, dynamic technical professionals to join our TETRA program in the Northern, Virginia area.  TETRA is an Enterprise IT Program that supports and protects the IC mission.  The program is a portfolio of hundreds of projects funded by numerous customers providing Engineering and Sustainment services for a Global Information Technology Enterprise.  As a team, we architect, develop, engineer, maintain, and provide continuous sustainment of enterprise-level communications in support of the customer’s mission worldwide.  We also provide secure, reliable, and cost effective enterprise class data center hosting services, in which we develop, integrate, and maintain.  Be a part of something greater than yourself and make a lasting impact at CACI.

What You’ll Get to Do:

CACI’s Business and Information Technology Solutions (BITS) Sector is seeking a Systems Engineer who will build out a Corporate Virtual Information Processing Environment utilizing VMware ESXi or Nutanix AHV.  As a Virtualized Hosting Systems Engineer, you will also provide Tier 3 support and identify systems integrity issues and solutions for the full system life cycle from concept to disposal.

  Your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Performing technical planning, systems integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analysis for total systems
  • Ensuring designs are compatible with the architecture and allocates requirements to segments
  • Analyzing user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or enhance existing systems
  • Reviewing computer systems capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations
  • Ensuring the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints
  • Performing functional analysis, timeline analysis, cost estimation, trade studies, requirements allocation, and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications
  • Providing staff and users with assistance solving computer related problems, such as malfunctions and program problems
  • Testing, maintaining, and monitoring computer programs and systems to include coordinating the installation of computer programs and systems
  • Consulting with clients regarding the nature of the information processing or computation needs a computer program is to address
  • Consulting with management to ensure agreement on systems principles
  • Expanding or modifying systems to serve new purposes or enhance workflow
  • Analyzing and studying complex systems requirements
  • Applying the Concept of Operations set of disciplines for the planning, analysis, design, and construction of information systems across a major sector of the organization
  • Performing strategic systems planning, business information planning, business, and analysis
  • Applying business process improvement practices to re-engineer methodologies and principles, as well as business process modernization projects
  • Applying, as appropriate activity and data modeling, transaction flow analysis, internal control and risk analysis and modern business methods, and performance measurement techniques
  • Assisting with establishing standards for information systems procedures
  • May analyze or recommend commercially available software
  • Other duties, as assigned

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Must possess experience with middleware technologies
  • Must possess significant experience with VMware ESXi 6.0 and above (6.5 and 6.7 preferred), or Nutanix AHV
  • Must possess experience and/or knowledge managing storage clusters in a VMware or Nutanix environment
  • Experience in PowerShell scripting
  • Working knowledge of standard and distributed switches
  • Working knowledge of Cluster Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) and Storage DRS

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Knowledge of vRealize Operations Manager (vROPS) and/or Nutanix Prism Central
  • Experience with XML is a plus
  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies is a plus
  • Some experience utilizing Jira is a plus

Desired Certifications:

  • VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
  • Nutanix Certified Professional (NCP)

Education and Experience Requirements:

  Candidate must have one of the following:

  • 12 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma

  • 10 Years of job related experience and Associates degree

  • 8 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree

  • 6 Years of job related experience and Master’s degree

  • 4 Years of job related experience and Doctorate

Work Hours:  Core Hours 9:00 - 3:00

Location:  Herndon, VA

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.



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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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