Network Systems Administrator (Journeyman) -DCGS-A Mobile - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee   contract

Fort Shafter
United States

General Responsibilities:

Network Systems Administrator will perform duties as a Field ServiceAnalyst (FSA) for initializing, placing into operation, and troubleshooting thehardware and software interfaces of this system. This position will support theU.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM) Life Cycle ManagementCommand (LCMC) Software Engineering Center (SEC) Field Support Directorate(FSD) to perform resident engineering and technical support to the Warfighter.In addition, this position will align with the local Army Field SupportBattalions to provide support for exercises, combat operations, and contingencyoperations.

Mandatory Skills Requirements:

· DoD 8570 IAT Level II (CompTIA Security Plus)

· Deploy, configure, and document complex VMwareenvironments including but not limited to engineering designs andrecommendations, deployment plans, system configurations, assembly guides andoperational smart books

· Install, configure, and maintain the vCenterserver instance and its applicable database server/services

· Install and configure DCGS-A systems whichinclude GWS, IFS, and P-MFWS

· Knowledge of DCGS-A setup and installation

· Knowledge of Oracle data base administration

· Install configure, and maintain all ESX/ESXihosts within the environment.

· Create virtual machines in support of POR systemfielding, integration, and/or expansion

· Create, configure, and maintain resourceclusters ensuring an efficient and balanced environment for all tenant PORsystems

· Manages Virtual Machine snapshots to reduceoverall impact to the system storage environment

· Document all configurations, changes, andproposed changes

· Ensure the control, integrity and accessibilityof the VMware environment for the enterprise through compliance and usage ofindustry best practices and methods

· Ensure utilization of proper change managementprocedures regarding the installation and testing of all upgrades andenhancements for VMware infrastructure

· Ensure proper initial installation as well assubsequent installations of updates/patches

· Perform regular checks of system components forerrors and application of necessary corrective action

· Provide technical support to internal andexternal users. To include tenant POR system administrators

· Troubleshoot problems and take corrective actionon a timely and effective basis

· Provide routine status updates to organizationalleadership

· Coordinate virtual environment infrastructureresource requirements with organizational IT resource management to ensuretimely access to storage, networking, and backup/archive solution resources

· Performs remote administration to secondarysites as assigned

· Provides adhoc support to tenant POR serveradministrators

· May be required to perform routing servermanagement functions for servers located in the Management servers group of theFixed Site Server Segement. Primaryresponsibility will be for the vCenter Server.

· May be required to work as tier, I, II and IIISupport

Other Skills Preferred:

· Any other DCGS-A systems administrationexperience

· Experience utilizing remote access capabilitiessuch as putty, cygwin, etc…

· Experience utilizing vClient application toaccess enterprise assets

· Experience creating and managing virtualmachines

· Experience performing IAVA, OS, and applicationpatching/updates

· Experience working in a fast past multi-facetedenvironment preferred

· Experience with VMware benchmark tools andcapacity management applications preferred

· Strong working knowledge of Internet networkingtechnologies and principals including TCP/IP and DNS

· Experience integrating with Symantec Netbackupsolutions desired

· Experience operating in a DoD Intelligenceenvironment or other national level agency preferred