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VMware System Administrator

Networking | San Antonio, TX | Full Time

Job Description


Job Description

About Us: Engineers solving real-world problems

At Applied Insight, we leave no stone unturned in solving our customers’ technology challenges. Supporting the Federal Government with the strongest mission focus, our solutions empower people to collaborate more effectively in delivering services vital to the nation. Our unique approach to information technology considers people first. We make it our job to understand our customer’s mission and the user’s reality right from the start, combining technology and process to deliver what customers really need to succeed – from adaptation to innovation – drawing on our long experience of supporting the US Defense, Intelligence and Federal Civilian communities.

A day in the life-- a few of the things you might be doing on any given day:

  • NSX Network Virtualization Experience to include design, implementation and administration in a VMware environment.
  • Virtual Desktop Administration (VMware Horizon View)
  • Enterprise Cloud Management and Administration (VMware vRA)
  • Management of Enterprise Virtual Systems and Networks (VMware vROPS)
  • Virtualization Infrastructure Experience (VMware vSphere)
  • Virtual Application packaging and remediation 
  • Application installation, support, testing, and troubleshooting skills
  • Windows Desktop Administration Skills (Microsoft 7 & 10) 
  • Deployment & Configuration Automation Experience             
  • Effective Project Management 
  • DB Administration (MSSQL)
  • Backup and Restore (NetBackup)
  • Scripting automation (PowerShell)
  • Administration of load balancers (F5/Big-IP)                                      
  • System Monitoring (Zabbix)        

What we are expecting from you (i.e. the qualifications you must have):

  • Extensive NSX Network Virtualization Experience - network knowledge, skills and demonstrated experience in a complex network data center environment
  • Extensive VMware Virtualization Experience - design, implement, and manage VMware environment, including Datacenter cluster(s) managed by vCenter 
  • VCA Data Center (and/or Cloud) 
  • Demonstrated effective project management experience
  • Knowledge and working experience with Windows (Preferred 2008 or later versions) and Active Directory
  • Network knowledge, skills and demonstrated experience in a complex network data center environment
  • PowerShell script or equivalent demonstrated experience
  • Enjoys a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Able to work and interact with others in a structured / team environment  
  • Accuracy and attention to detail, must have organizational skills
  • Independent problem solver with troubleshooting, decision making and analytical skills
  • Requires limited supervision, self-starter, strong time management skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability to handle competing work demands 
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate to nontechnical audience on technical issues 
  • Ability to work flexible hours and be on-call  
  • Ability to do limited travel (0 - 4 times a year)

Years of Experience: 5-7

Education Requirement: High school diploma

Certifications Desired: VMware  EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled.