Job Description :
Priority: URGENT

Job Title: Sr. Cloud Engineer V (Hybrid Cloud-VMware & AWS)

Locations: Reston, VA

On-site/Remote: On-site

Compensation: (Conversion salary $130k150K + 20% Bonus + Benefits)

Visa Sponsorship: Not available

JOB INFORMATION

The role of the technical engineer is to develop application design and/or design IT infrastructure components to meet business and technical requirements. IT infrastructure may include systems, middleware, database, storage and/or network infrastructure. The engineer must demonstrate the ability to efficiently code, test & certify technology platforms, software and applications. Troubleshoot, debug application(s) and/or IT infrastructure component(s) and recommend enhancements for stable operations. Maintain and patch systems, software and applications to eliminate bug fixes, security vulnerabilities and maintain technology currency of systems and applications. Document design and engineering standards; develop key performance metrics and operational guidelines for consistent & stable design, build, implement and operational processes.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS

Act as an engineering Subject Matter Expert (SMe)in partnering with, and influencing stakeholders to promote simplification, standardization and innovation and to ensure risk are understood and minimized

Establish policies and standard operating procedures to enable consistent and repeatable execution

Propose appropriate changes to standards, policies, and procedure based on emerging business/technology
trends and operational challenges with the existing guidelines utilizing performance metric and operational SLA

Plan for adequate capability on systems based on utilization metrics and planned projects to establish supply and
demand forecasts

At the highest level of technical complexity, design and verify the technology solution meets business and technical
requirements and is in compliance with enterprise architecture guidelines, technology standards and methodology,
and compliance and security standards

Develop operational model to maintain and operate the application design, including, but not limited to, monitoring,
performance and capacity metrics , SLAs, resiliency and disaster recovery plans

Define success criteria for validation of technology solution and application designs

Performs required performance tuning and maintenance. Conduct performance measurement and establish
updated baseline measures and propose optimized configuration

As an engineering SME, mentor and lead engineers

EDUCATION

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

8+ years of related experience

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

Experience in building Innovative Next-Gen Infrastructure solutions for Hybrid Cloud platform involving On-Prem Private cloud integrating with Public Cloud

Experience in designing and building Software Defined Infrastructure solutions utilizing Hyper converged platforms

Software Defined Architecture experience in implementing Software Defined Network(SDN), Software Defined
Storage (SDS), Software Defined Compute (SDC)

VMware Private Cloud software stack experience involving NSX, VSAN, VRealize Suite of products like VRA, VRO

Strong automation and orchestration experience with technologies like Puppet, Ansible

Extensive engineering experience with Virtualization technologies

Demonstrable knowledge / experience with current technologies such as VM, VDI, Citrix, SDDC, AADC

Strong understanding VXLAN, VMware NSX

Experience in developing and maintaining standard operating procedures for private cloud environments

Hands-on experience building, delivering, and managing cloud IaaS environments using IaaS platforms such as
those provided by AWS, OpenStack, Rackspace, Google Cloud, Eucalyptus, and VMWare

Strong Networking foundation and troubleshooting skills

Thorough knowledge of the Linux Kernel network stack