Senior Virtualization Engineer

  • Job Reference: 373324810-2
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2021
  • Employer: MEI Technologies, Inc.
  • Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

For more than 30 years, Aegis Aerospace, a woman-owned space and technology company, has been helping the Department of Defense and NASA achieve their missions to defend the security of our country, to reach for new heights and to discover the unknown for the benefit of humanity. We employ some of the brightest, most experienced engineering and technology experts in the U.S., and we truly believe they are our most valued resource. At Aegis Aerospace, you'll have the opportunity to work on unique and challenging projects that truly make an impact on the world.

AEGIS Aerospace is currently looking for a Senior Virtualization Engineer to join our team at Schriever AFB in Colorado Springs, CO.

Provide senior technical leadership to all aspects of the MDA Cloud Delivery Team (DyT) to include Architecture, Design, and Operations & Maintenance improvements and optimizations.

Design, document, deploy and support MDA Cloud DyT's infrastructure.

Develop and maintain systems documentation, assist with proposal writing, diagrams, changes, and standard operation procedures for installations.

View and respond (as appropriate) to events reflected in the various management and monitoring tools.

Attend various meetings (crew/team, staff, change, configuration, etc.).

Participate in forward thinking activities and automating as much as feasible.

Perform administration of virtualization environments to include troubleshooting, break fix activities, the patching and remediation of servers, and system audit log reviews as required.

Coordinate efforts with other work centers and personnel to resolve Remedy Incidents related to systems and supporting infrastructure, troubleshooting any system errors or user issues, tracking resource utilization and performance of systems, and performing modifications and upgrades as needed.

Active Secret clearance

Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience: HS Diploma (or GED) and 12 years of general experience; Associate's degree and 10 years of general experience; Bachelor's degree and 8 years of general experience; Master's degree and 6 years of general experience.

Must have 7 years of experience as a systems administrator/engineer in a medium to large Enterprise environment supporting a variety of operating systems

Must have 1 year of experience working in a management or leadership role

Must understand cloud delivery models (IAAS, SAAS, PAAS)

Must have experience with enterprise server operating systems / environments (i.e. RHEL 7 and/or 8; Windows Server 2016 and/or Windows 2019)

Must have experience with Cloud Environments and platforms (Azure, AWS, OpenStack/OpenShift, VMwWare/Red Hat Virtualization)

Must have experience with implementing CyberSecurity best practices

Must have a current DoD 8570.01 IAT Level II Certification such as CompTIA Security+ CE Certification or higher

Must have, or obtain within 6 months of hire, a Red Hat Certification or Windows Server/Azure Certification

Desired Requirements

Have a current Red Hat certifications

Have a current Windows Server certifications

Have experience with IT automation (Orchestration; scripting; etc.)

Have experience with Networking and Database Architectures

Have experience with RHEL Satellite and Ansible Tower, IdM Server, DNS, Active Directory and ACAS

Have experience with HPE server products such as HP c-Class Blade Systems, Virtual Connects, and HPE Synergy Hardware

Have experience with VMware administration

Have experience using Remedy software

Have experience supporting a DoD customer

Come join our team as we become a leading, large, world-class company providing high quality innovative technical solutions to our diverse portfolio of clients!

AEGIS Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer /M/F/disability/protected veteran employer.