SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company VMware Systems Engineer in Dallas, Texas
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Engineering & Sciences
General Dynamics Information Technology and CSRA have united to create the premier provider of high-tech IT solutions to the government IT market. Together as General Dynamics Information Technology, we deliver cost-effective, next-generation IT solutions and services to the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies as they modernize their information systems.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC] mission is to preserve and promote public confidence in the U.S. financial systems by insuring deposits in banks and thrift institutions for up to $250,000; by identifying, monitoring, and addressing risks to the deposit insurance funds; and by limiting the effect on the account and the financial system when a bank or thrift institution fails. CSRA provides the day-to-day operational services to FDIC in support of infrastructure, facilities, hardware, software, and systems. CSRA supports operational security, client support/help desk, data center operations, asset management, and systems engineering service areas. The FDIC Enterprise network provides its engineers with access to a plethora of cutting-edge technologies in the network field. It has a state of the art development lab to test new functionality, architectures, and equipment. Engineers are tasked with developing and deploying innovative solutions to meet business requirements - not managing day to day, same technology operations.
CSRA seeks a VMware Engineer for the FDIC Infrastructure team. U.S. Citizenship and background investigation is required; you must have a current clean financial background. (Though the position is 8-5 M-F, the role requires flexibility to support issues or planned activities after hours, weekends and holidays as needed.) Successful candidate must possess and be able to demonstrate technical skills and engineering attitude for success, dedication and commitment.
Task and responsibilities in this role include, but are not limited to the following:
Successful candidate needs to be able to design and engineer complex requirements to existing customer infrastructure in a cost effective manner. Candidate needs to be a subject matter expert and be able to articulate expertly solutions through written or verbal methods. Be able to trouble shoot complex problems quickly and effectively. Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, evaluates alternatives including cost and risk, supportability and analyses for total systems. - Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. - Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. - Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.
To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications:
Nine or more years of experience in systems engineering, software engineering, operating systems programming. - Experience working with specific software and/or hardware systems with a specific concentration in one or more areas - Experience working with design principles and Windows Server applications - Advanced knowledge of: - Active Directory,Windows Account access and controls, Service account setup and configuration, Security controls, and migration of systems to a more secure baseline. - VMware 5.0 and 6.0 – Proficient with Design / Deployment / Management of VMware Products to include vSphere, VCenter, VROPS, VCAC, VRA, VCO and NSX - Windows – Proficient with Windows OS, Active Directory domains, SQL Server administration, IIS - Server Hardware – Proficient with HP hardware to include Rack servers, Blade servers, ILO’s, OA’s and Virtual Connects. - HP Blade server c7000, HP Oneview 1.0 and HP Oneview 2.0. - Enterprise Infrastructure – Have in depth knowledge of networks / firewalls / SANs in regards to supporting virtual and physical server infrastructure - Troubleshooting – Proficient at systematic analysis to diagnose and trace data flow to determine cause and effect of issues. - Strong Communications, Problem Solving, Leadership and analytical skills - Able to assess and solve issues in a high-pressure environment. - Strong organizational skills; Must be able to multitask without sacrificing attention to details. - Able to work effectively with other groups and teams. - Must be able to come up to speed on new project areas quickly as this role will grow quickly -
It would be great if you also had:
A BS or equivalent + 5 yrs related experience, or MS + 3 yrs related experience- Bachelor's degree in engineering, systems engineering, physics, computer science, management information systems, or related field preferred
Current certifications in any : VCP5 - Security+ - MCSE - WIN 2008/2012
Picture yourself in a place where your work can make a real difference in your life and the lives of those you love; where teams successfully collaborate and you have access to an array of resources to ensure your ideas can thrive. That place is CSRA - the largest provider of next-generation IT solutions and services to the U.S. government. As a CSRA employee, you get to be part of exceptional team supporting our nation’s most critical missions. We give you the tools to be successful; all you need to do is bring your best ideas, your energy and a desire to develop your skills, experience and career.
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USA TX Dallas - 1601 Bryan St (TXC003)
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CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
THINK NEXT. NOW.
CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.
We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.
Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.
We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.