Sevatec Inc. Hyperconverged Infrastructure Architect - NetApp/CISCO in Oxon Hill, Maryland
Sevatec is looking to hire a Hyperconverged Infrastructure Architect who will be responsible for providing continuous improvement, redesigns, scaling, and modernization of distributed processing and hosting platforms, including but not limited to Flexpod, HyperFlex, Hyper-V, Hyper Converge Infrastructure (HCI), and other Cisco and NetApp technologies.
Responsibilities include cloud storage management, backup, virtualization, monitoring and management tools, business continuity, high availability solutions, providing hardware estimates, supporting hardware and related applications
Works with distributed processing environment, including Cisco/Netapp Flexpod unified computing platforms, Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization platforms, VMWare ESXi
Generate, provide and refine assessments of the implementation of best practices in developing, deploying, and sustaining enterprise storage products
Must have demonstrated experience with backup technologies including NetApp and NetBackup
Develop and provide services to customers utilizing technologies, including virtual machine builds and configuration, modifying existing configurations, working with customers on requirements discovery, utilizing proper procedures and security protocols. Applied knowledge of networks and network administration
Partner with business stakeholders to design next generation technology solutions, while continuing to provide architectural and engineering support to existing business capabilities on legacy systems
Provide support for upgrading production environment to the latest patches and major releases
Analyzes reports to identify trends and opportunities for process and technology enhancements
Manage live production and dev environments, ensuring system availability and scalability
Provide oversight for capacity planning and gather metrics to show trends of current technology solutions; reports to department management
Inform management in a clear, concise, and timely manner of any customer or technical issues
US Citizenship required
An active Entrance on Duty (EOD) is required to begin employment and must be maintained as a requirement of continued employment
A minimum of five (5) years of subject matter experience providing continuous improvement, redesigns, scaling, and modernization of distributed processing and hosting platforms
Knowledge of Backup systems and its various topologies and restore process.
Knowledge of monitoring and analytical systems.
Netapp OnCommand to include Unified Manager and Insight
Microsoft Virtual Machine Manager
MS System Center Suite
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager
Cisco Flexpod and other unified computing technologies Hyper Converge Infrastructure (HCI)
Strong critical thinking, complex problem solving, appropriate judgment and decision-making skills
Flexible – The environment is highly dynamic. You will be expected to keep up with the changing environment while ensuring a high-level of operational effectiveness along with sprint work items and deliverables due the end of each sprint.
Team Player – This role is part of a much larger team
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Relevant DHS focused experience
Cloud technologies with an emphasis on Azure or Amazon Web Services.
Active Directory experience, particularly in a large environment.
Strong scripting skills.
EEO Statement: Sevatec is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
External Company Name: Sevatec Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.sevatec.com
Street: 161 National Plaza Street