Virtualization Engineer

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking MN

Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7283890
AJE Ref #
576149981
Location
MN
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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* Virtualization Engineer
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* Requisition ID:
16015930
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United States\-Minnesota\-Eagan
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* Relocation Assistance:
No relocation assistance available
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* Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking a
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* to join the Virtualization Operations team located in Eagan, MN\.The qualified applicant will assist in installing, configuring, and managing the Virtual Infrastructure for the United States Postal Service\. This role will interact directly with other members of the Virtualization teams, OS administrators, and developers to assist in the ongoing day\-to\-day management of the environment\. They will be expected to regularly exercise independent judgment, as well as a high level of analytic skill in solving complex technical problems for the USPS in the Virtual Infrastructure\. This individual will be expected to work independently with a minimum of guidance or direction\.This individual will be required to carry a device and participate in an on\-call rotation that will provide 24x7 support of the environment\.Operational tasks maintaining Virtual Infrastructure to support the USPS environment include, but are not limited to:
+ Works with Program Managers, Project Managers, Engineering staff, and vendors to manage projects and drive outcomes\.+ Uses in\-depth knowledge and strong experience of VMware, and server class hardware\.+ Escalates unusual or unexpected findings to USPS\.+ Provides reports to users and managers of systems status on an as\-requested basis\.+ Provides weekly status reports and maintains hours worked on projects\.+ Create and maintain project plans as necessary then keeps USPS management notified of critical failures or potential missed milestones\.+ Uses incident and change management procedures as required\.+ Provides action plan for resolution of any/all faults detected\.+ Performs isolation testing of problem equipment and/or software\.+ Provides documentation of all solutions to problems and document all application guidelines and issues\.+ Provides reports to USPS Management to share solutions found\.+ Provides and implements escalation process and/or procedures\.+ Follows the appropriate quality assurance program chosen by USPS Management+ Provides on\-site system or application support for deployment/installation as required\.+ Interacts with all USPS functional groups to accomplish objectives\.+ Develops recommendations and procedures for implementation of new hardware/software products, suitable for presentations\.+ Creates and edits computer based documentation and trouble ticket systems to document equipment configurations, track changes and problems, and compiles performance data\.+ Maintains leadership qualities and attitude in keeping with the standards of the USPS\.Basic Qualifications:
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* have a Bachelor's Degree in associated field of study and minimum 8 years of experience\.+ Minimum 3 years of experience with VMware management in a large enterprise\.+ Three \(3\) plus years of working with networking and storage in a large enterprise\.+ Minimum 15 years of technical experience+ Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust DesignationPreferred Qualifications:
+ VMware Certified Professional 5 Certification+ One \(1\) plus years of experience with VMware Site Recovery Manager+ One \(1\) plus years of experience with VMware Horizon View+ One \(1\) plus years of experience with VMware vCloud Director+ One \(1\) plus years of experience with VMware vCloud Automation Center+ Three \(3\) plus years of experience supporting Windows and/or Linux+ Three \(3\) plus years of experience supporting HP blade hardware+ Local to the Eagan, MN area as relocation assistance not provided\.Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce\. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class\. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www\.northropgrumman\.com/EEO \. U\.S\. Citizenship is required for most positions\.
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