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VMWare Admin/Architect
Ref No.: 17-23610
Location: Mclean, Virginia
Immediate need for a VMWare Admin/Architect with experience in the Financial Industry.
This is a 12+ Months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Mclean, VA. Please review the job description below.

Job ID: 17-23610

• Work with the vCenter automation API’s to automate managing a vSphere cluster
• Designing a cluster and continuously improve, sizing hardware, configuring storage and security policies
• Work with VMPooler or Jupiter Brain to automate VM provisioning
• Responsible for empowering our iOS and Android engineers with robust CI\CD tooling and coaching on CI\CD best practices.
• Responsible for the day to day operations of ,’s mobile build pipelines and associated public cloud hosted infrastructure (OS +Network+Security+Monitoring).
• Working closely with client development teams to design and build / implement new CI/CD tools.
• Develop app management tools and monitors.
• Execute system administration of tooling platforms capable building, testing and deploying iOS and Android applications.
• Support , production build and deploy environments (ensuring system availability, performance, capacity, and continuity through proper response to incidents, events and problems).
• Work with developers to build out CI/CD pipelines, enable self-service build tools and reusable deployment jobs.
• Find, explore and advocate for new technologies for enterprise use.
Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum 4 years of overall IT or military experience
• At least 2 years of experience providing enterprise Linux or Mac based system administration
• 2 years experience working with code repositories and build tools (GIT/GitHub, Travis, Circle, Drone, Jenkins/Hudson, Nexus, Sonar, Artifactory, Fastlane, Gradle, Bash,…)
• Experience building automated cloud infrastructure
• 1+ years of experience working with cloud automation/orchestration technologies (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, OpenStack, Teraform, etc)
• Experience working in various database technologies (MySQL, Postgress, Mongo DB, ElasticSearch)
Preferred Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology
• Demonstrated proficiency in shell scripting
• 3 years of overall IT experience in an enterprise cloud environment
• AWS Certification (or experience optimizing tools provided by AWS – RDS,…)
• Software development experience in last 4 years (Preferences: Python, Ruby, Go, Bash, Swift, Node.js)
• Mobile development experience (iOS or Android)
Strong knowledge of IT system infrastructure and networking

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
- Vmware
- vSphere/vCenter
- Automation/Cloud

Our client is a leading Financial organization and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.