Associate VMware Administrator

Job#: 2007079

Job Description:

VMware Administrator

Interested candidates should send an updated resume to [email protected] 
 

Qualfied candidates should have an active DOD Secret Clearance and an IAT Level II certification to be considered

Location: Fort Huachuca, AZ - 100% onsite
6 month contract with potential extensions
Pay: dependent upon experience

Job Summary: Your primary responsibilities include managing the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.

Shift: 2PM-12:30AM
Job Duties:

  • Design, plan, implement, and administer enterprise blade server and storage technologies in support of underlying virtualization infrastructure.
  • Support and troubleshoot NSX.
  • Develop and monitor policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
  • Develop and implement testing strategies and document results.
  • Evaluate vendor products.
  • Provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members.
  • Install, configure and integrate servers associated with a VMware virtual infrastructure.
  • Performing backups, troubleshooting and problem resolution for servers associated with a VMware virtual infrastructure.
  • Build highly available server clusters in a vSphere environment.
  • Build and configuring virtual networks.
  • Create and maintain VM templates used for rapid deployment of virtual machines.
  • Assist with the coordination and implementation of hardware maintenance, upgrades, repairs, or replacements supporting the virtualization infrastructure
  • Provide advice and training to end-users.
  • Administer enterprise VMware-based virtualization infrastructures covering vCenter ESXi environments version 6.0 and later.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot system performance within the VMware environment.
  • Maintain system documentation.
  • May program in an administrative language.
  • Provide Tier 1 and Tier 2 support to hosted tenants.
  • Ability to provide call-back support for critical system outages that require on-site touch labor support.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  • Participate in special projects as required.

Qualifications:

  • A combination of 5 or more years of experience with Cisco FlexPod, VMWare (or equivalent virtualization technologies), or Network Attached Storage systems.
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience.
  • The ability to obtain and maintain an active Secret security clearance
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, or SSCP)
  • Computing environment certification in VMware (VCP-DCV), Cisco (CCNP-DC), or similar technology within 6 months of hire.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:
Contract

Location:
Fort Huachuca, AZ, US

Job Type:

Date Posted:
December 22, 2023