Job summary:

Virtualization Engineer - w2 or 1099

Washington, DC, United States

Length and terms:
Long term - W2 or 1099 Only

Position created on 04/07/2021 03:32 pm

Job description:

**** W2 or 1099 Only - No c2c ***webcam interview *****Very long term project; initial PO till 9/30/2021  with multi year extensions *** Initial remote due to covid then onsite; must be able to pick up laptop in person 

Complete Description:

Program seeks a Virtualization Infrastructure Specialist with an emphasis on Automation, Virtualization, Storage, and Disaster Avoidance/Recovery Design experience. Extensive Expertise with VMware Components ESXi, vCenter, vRealize Automation, vRealize Operations Management, VMware Site Recovery Manager, Zerto Cloud, Netbackup, Dell Storage, and Brocade Fibre Channel Networking in private and public cloud is required.

The Virtualization Infrastructure Specialist duties include: 



  • Design Highly Available environment.
  • Validate environments are deployed based on design. 
  • Audit environments to ensure they are highly available. 
  • Design disaster recovery solution based on application recovery point objective and recovery time objective.
  • Validate disaster recovery by testing failovers. 
  • Provide specialized knowledge how to implement and upgrade Systems in conformance with customer requirements 
  • Lead the development of Operational and maintenance procedures for systems
  • Document system configuration and operational procedures. 
  • This position requires keeping up to date with Dell Storage, Dell Servers, VMware ESXi, vRealize Automation, Site Recovery components in use at the customer’s site, as well as a testing and validating interoperability in a lab setting prior to deploying updates to production. 
  • Candidates must have extensive knowledge and experience with Active Directory, VMware vCenter, ESXi, vRealize Automation, Site Recovery Manager, Operations Manager, Zerto Cloud, Netbackup, Dell Compellent, Brocade Fibre Channel Networking, and PowerShell. 
  • The environment is fast moving and has high expectations for quality of work and turnaround times. 

Required skills: 


  • 10 years of VMware ESXi infrastructure build, administration and support experience
  • 6 years of In-depth experience with VMware vRealize Automation
  • 10 years of In-depth understanding of Server hardware and Operating systems
  • 6 years of Experience with Dell Servers, configurations and troubleshooting
  • 6 years of In-depth experience with Dell Compellent SAN and Dell Storage Manager
  • 6 years of In-depth experience with Disaster Recovery and Avoidance planning
  • 6 years of In-depth knowledge of PowerShell
  • 6 years of Experience with Veritas NetBackup
  • 10 years of Experience as a SME in complex enterprise level projects
  • 3 years of Experience with Zerto Cloud




    • 8 years of leading projects, ensuring they are in compliance with established standards/procedures
    • 8 years of planning, coordinating, and monitoring project activities

Contact the recruiter working on this position:

The recruiter working on this position is Rajendra Reddy
His/her contact number is +(1) (202) 4706751
His/her contact email is

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