The Leidos Defense E&CS group currently has an opening for a VMware Systems Engineer to work on a high-profile data center migration project in Suitland, Maryland. This is an exciting opportunity for a senior engineer to design and build a new server infrastructure from the ground up. This position offers remote work Monday and Friday with required onsite Tuesday - Thursday.
Research existing infrastructure capabilities.
Plan the server architecture.
Create the architectural documentation.
Work with vendors and experts in other functional areas to develop a unified, resilient, high performing architecture.
Determine when to schedule meeting with vendors and customer stakeholders to finalize key decisions.
Develop high-quality documentation that utilizes well-written narrative, tables, and diagrams to provide a world-class product to our customer.
Work with physical servers that are utilizing technology from VMware and Microsoft.
Communicate both verbally and writing with team members, vendors and the customer on a regular basis.
Bachelors Degree in engineering, computer science or a related scientific field and 12+ years of experience in related systems, activities and programs or a Masters degree with 10+ years of prior relevant experience. A High School diploma and additional years of directly related experience will be accepted in lieu of a degree.
6+ years of Information Technology Engineering and Architecture experience.
Experience producing architectural documentation and associated diagrams using MS Word and Visio.
A combination of VMware and Microsoft certifications.
Hold a current CompTIA Security+ CE certification.
Must possess and active DoD Secret clearance.
Data analytics skills.
Microsoft Power BI.
Pay Range:Pay Range $113,100.00 - $174,000.00 - $234,900.00
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Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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