Virtualization Engineer

Client: United States Air Force
Location: Remote

Client: USAF
Role: Virtualization Engineer
Location: Remote
Reports To: Task Lead

Position Overview

Virtualization Engineer to support the design of secure virtualized networks for foreign military mission partners.

Responsibilities

The Virtualization Engineer will help design integrated software and hardware solutions in virtualized enterprise and consumer systems. You will be responsible for systems planning, performance management, capacity planning, testing and validation, benchmarking, and information engineering.

The Engineer will:

  • Design virtual solutions for inclusion in a System Design Document
  • Perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for virtual systems
  • Create as-built and other systems drawings (flowcharts, diagrams)
  • Design system security and data assurance
  • Analyze user requirements to automate or improve existing systems
  • Identify system integrity issues and solutions for the full system life cycle
  • Work with vendors to ensure operational capabilities

Requirements

  • Experience with the following
    • Design, implementation, and support of virtual network infrastructures including Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and Server Virtualization Infrastructure
    • Experience developing System Design documentation
    • Engineering of multiprotocol routers/switches and network security devices
    • Windows and Linux operating systems
    • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls and IP networking technology
    • Highly proficient with virtualization technologies, specifically VMware 6.5 and above
    • Deep understanding of NSX-T and micro-segmentation architecture networking
    • Security and VPN solutions
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, certifications and work experience
  • 6+ years of experience in systems engineering including virtual network analysis, design, and installation
  • 6+ years of experience in Cisco routers, switches and firewalls
  • 6+ years of experience with VMware versions 6.5 and above
  • VCP certification strongly preferred
  • Strong problem solving, analytic, and communication skills
  • Ability to work well independently under pressure and time constraints, in a small team environment
  • Strong Writing Skills
  • Ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance