We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented VMWare Cloud Architect to begin an exciting and challenging career with SAIC Federal Systems. The VMWare Cloud Architect will be working on developing and implementing a private IaaS cloud service that is based on VMware virtualization layer. Responsible for analysis and selection of hardware compute platform, and development of operational procedures to support a private IaaS solution at a large federal agency. Work closely with other engineers and architects to develop solutions based on the IaaS platform and support the solution through entire service lifecycle.
Bachelor's degree in engineering or equivalent field required, Master preferred. 20 years of experience in IT with 7 years architecting/deploying VMware in large scale deployments Certifications: VCP � 6.x , focus on large scale data center operations and automation. 100s of ESXi hosts and 1000s of VM. vRealize experience. Experience with HPE Synergery and CISCO UCS compute platforms. Strong IP v4/v6 local networking skills, Experience with data backup/protection, Netbackup/Veeam Working in federal datacenters and FISMA certified environments. Strong communication skills and presentation skills Strong group collaborative skills ITIL certifications a plus