IT Technical Lead - VMware - 33782 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/5/2020

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Job Description

Alion Science & Technology is looking for a talented individual with virtualization, technical design and testing, as well as project lead experience.  This Technical Lead position is responsible for designing, testing, and implementing hardware/software solutions used to support training for the Surface Training Advanced Virtual Environment (STAVE).  These solutions will require 3D virtualization capabilities using the latest virtualization technologies to provide an on-premise Platform as a Service (PAAS) capability that will host various Government off the Shelf (GOTS) applications used for Navy training.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Tech Lead will work in cooperation with the engineering organization to ensure solutions meet the technical/cyber-security/policy requirements for inclusion on the Navy’s Enterprise Tactical Training Network (NETTN).  The Tech Lead will work as part of a STAVE project team that includes a Project Manager, IT engineers/sysadmins, network engineers, electricians, etc.  The Tech Lead will be required to brief technical solutions at Technical Integrated Project Teams (Tech IPTs) as well as other STAVE meetings.  The candidate must be able to work independently as well as work within a team.

Education and Experience

8 + years of experience and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems or related discipline, or equivalent education and experience.  In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 12 years of applicable work experience.  Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge.

  • 5 + years of experience in systems administration with 3 years of experience working with virtualization technologies
  • Experience with VMware ESXi server 5.x/6.x
  • Experience with Windows Servers 2008R2/2012/2016
  • Experience with Redhat Enterprise Linux 6/7 a plus
  • Experience with Department of Defense Security Technical Implementation Guidelines
  • Experience with VMware vCenter Server
  • Experience with VMware View
  • Familiarity with VDI technologies and protocols
  • Strong technical troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to read and digest technical information
  • Ability to troubleshoot technical issues within multiple systems
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong customer focus, including the ability to manage customer needs and multiple work priorities
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with iSCSI a plus
  • Experience with Dell Equallogic Storage devices a plus
  • Experience installing release upgrades
  • Security + and Linux+ or Microsoft certification"

Must be a US Citizen able to obtain a US Secret security clearance.


Security Clearance: Secret

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