ABBTECH Professional Resources, Inc. Network Design Engineer - VMware/SAN/Cloud in Washington, District Of Columbia

Network Design Engineer - VMware/SAN/Cloud

Location: Washington, DC

Clearance Needed for Position: Public Trust

In this role you will utilize your expertise in the area of networking with emphasis in VMWare, SAN, and Cloud operations. The ideal candidate will provide client support for VMWare and AWS. Experience with Scripting and Microsoft/Linux knowledge is desired. The ideal candidate will have a Solid understanding of networking concepts and principles and have the ability to write technical documentation. Must have availability to work non-standard hours when required.

Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities :

Applies engineering concepts in the analysis, design and operations of Vmware, SAN and cloud solutions. Diagnoses and remediates problems; plans installations, migrations, patching and cutovers of infrastructure components and capabilities. May review existing infrastructure designs and capabilities with the goal of making refinements, reducing operating overhead, enhancing operations efficiency, automation of repetitive tasks and improving current infrastructure designs. May function as SME for less experienced Vmware, SAN and cloud engineers.

Demonstrates experience as follows:

  • Have worked with VMWare vSphere 5.5/6.0/6.5

  • Experience troubleshooting and resolving VMWare, SAN and cloud issues through

  • a combination of GUI / CLI analysis and vendor support.

  • Experience with Vmware, SAN and cloud performance tuning, optimization, reporting, and capacity planning.

  • iSCSI SAN management experience

  • Patch and vulnerability management experience

  • Experience with migration of on-prem infrastructure, services and applications into a cloud environment

    Position Requirements :


  • Must pass a DOJ Minimal Background Investigation, MBI, Level 5 background investigation. Valid EQIP JPAS transfers acceptable

  • Experience: Bachelor's degree in a related field and 4 years demonstrated experience

  • VMWare, AWS, and/or Azure certifications are a plus

  • Experience with the following products and technologies:

  • VMWare Vsphere 5.x, 6.x

  • SAN

  • Understand Monitoring software and protocols

  • Must have “Can Do - Professional Attitude” and Team player

  • Must have excellent communication skills

  • Must have strong problem solving skills and decision making skills

  • Detail oriented with excellent technical verbal and written communication skills

  • Must have an understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

  • Able to multi task and excel in a fast paced on-time deliverable environment

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