Virtualization Systems Engineer, Junior in Reston, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/22/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021801

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.


Virtualization Systems Engineer, Junior

Key Role:
Analyze users' requirements, concept of operations documents, and high–level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications, analyze system requirements, and conduct virtualization design and development activities. Assist with the development of systems requirements, advise alternative approaches, and conduct feasibility studies. Provide technical support for the integration of requirements, design, and technology. Incorporate new plans, designs, and systems into ongoing operations and develop system architecture and system design documentation. Assist with system development and implementation planning through the assessment or analysis of system engineering management plans, system integration, and test plans. Interact with the client and team members regarding systems engineering technical considerations and associated problems, issues, or conflicts. Maintain responsibility for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the systems engineering area of responsibility and communicate with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives.


Basic Qualifications:
-Experience with VMware ESXi 5.x or ESXi 6.x management and administration
-Experience with architecture design, system maintenance and patching, advanced troubleshooting, capacity management, monitoring, and reporting
-Active TS/SCI clearance required; willingness to take a polygraph exam
-HS diploma or GED and 8 years of experience with IT systems, AA or AS degree and 6 years of experience with IT, BA or BS degree and 4 years of experience with IT systems, or MA or MS degree and 2 years of experience with IT
-DoD 8570 Baseline Security Certification, including Security+, CASP, CISSP, or CISM or ability to obtain within 60 days of hire


Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with deploying, configuring, and managing enterprise operating systems and virtualization solutions, including Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2012R2, 2016, RedHat Enterprise Linux, Solaris, and VMware ESXi
-Experience with the management of virtual machines through VMware Vcenter
-Experience with the management and operational use of systems monitoring tools, including SolarWinds, Splunk, or Microsoft SCOM
-Experience with analyzing, enhancing operational procedures, and new innovative solutions to address current and emerging IT challenges
-Knowledge of ITIL change managements and problem management best practices
-Ability to work independently and as a team member to solve difficult technical challenges on a global scale
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possession of excellent team collaboration skills
-BA or BS degree in CS, Computer Engineering, or Network Engineering
-VMware Certified Professional (VCP) or VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP)
-ITILv3 Certification


Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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