General Dynamics Information Technology VMware Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

No Active Clearance Required

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required


Public Trust

Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:

The world of investing is fascinating yet complex. While hundreds of first -time investors are turning to the markets to help pay for their homes, send their children to college and secure their futures the mission of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is becoming all the more vital. GDIT is excited to support the SEC in as it seeks to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation.

The SEC ISS program is a comprehensive IT program charged with operating, managing, and advancing the SEC’s IT infrastructure. Our dynamic program team of IT leaders and large and small business partners is seeking bright, energetic and talented individuals to join us as we bring our innovative IT Service Delivery solutions to SEC. Currently, we are seeking a VMware Engineer for the Washington, DC location . The selected candidate must be able to obtain a Public Trust Suitability clearance, per contract requirements.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Configure, manage and maintain the physical and virtual infrastructures

  • Perform required maintenance off hours on a needed basis to support a large scale VMware virtual infrastructure in accordance with established schedules and best practices

  • Provide senior level support for maintenance, operation, and configuration of VMware’s Site Recovery Manager and the vREalize Suite

  • Design, document, test and implement virtual services and devices

  • Act as a technical lead for major initiatives, changes and deployments, and handle the diagnosis of complex issues within the virtual environment

  • Demonstrate advanced analytical skills by identifying the root cause of complex issues to maintain maximum service availability

  • Assess and evaluate current virtual computing infrastructure, and provide recommendations for enhancements

  • Mentor and train lower level engineers

  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures

  • Create and defend system change requests

  • Develop, maintain and implement a proactive capacity planning model to support business decisions

  • Detects, identify and perform complex problem isolation and resolution throughout the virtual architecture

  • Develop and execute contingency plans for network software and hardware failures including isolated and major outages

  • Support yearly disaster recovery exercises


  • 8+ years experience with virtualization technologies with emphasis on VMWare

  • Possess a Data Center Virtualization certification or equivalent

  • Programming skills to automate workflows

  • Experience with Windows and Linux OS basic configuration

  • Familiarity with ServiceNow

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA DC Washington - 100 F St NE (DCC087)

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CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


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