Overview

Role: Sr Windows/AD and VMware AdministratorLocation: McLean, VAJob Description:Preferred Skill Set Required – Windows-AD·         Excellent hands-on experience in deploying, configuring and managing Windows Servers·         Excellent hands-on experience of Active Directory including features like Group Policy Administration, ADS Schema, ADS Replication and ADS integration with other identity & messaging solutions·         Excellent knowledge of Distributed File Systems (DFS)·         Excellent hands-on knowledge of Power-shell & VBS for automation and remote administration·         Ability to detect issues and provide rapid solutions·         Excellent hands-on experience in deploying, configuring and managing Windows Servers·         Excellent hands-on experience of Active Directory including features like Group Policy Administration, ADS Schema, ADS Replication and ADS integration with other identity & messaging solutions·         Excellent knowledge of Distributed File Systems (DFS)·         Excellent hands-on knowledge of Power-shell & VBS for automation and remote administration·         Ability to detect issues and provide rapid solutions·         Configure, Troubleshoot, Change and Release Management of Windows Servers and its core services·         Manage Active Directory and Identity Management services·         Manage baseline security configuration of Windows servers·         Ensure High availability of hosted application & servicesPreferred Skill Set Required – Vmware·         VCP-DCV certification having excellent hands-on experience with • Vmware Datacenter virtualization products·         Excellent hand-on experience with Vmware vSphere ESXi, vCenter·         Excellent knowledge of Vmware vMotion, Storage vMotion, High Availability, DRS and Site Recovery Manager (SRM)·         Manage Vmware data center products·         Monitor health of VMs operating in various datacenters·         Manage replications and VM movements between datacenters·         Manage Disaster recovery testing of the virtualized datacenter using SRM·         Advanced knowledge and hands-on experience working with VMware in a large enterprise environment·         Knowledge of and experience with PowerCLI, vCO, vCAC, or other automating tools·         Strong knowledge of Windows scripting including PowerShell, Batch, and VBS·         In-depth knowledge of and experience with platform hardware and OS level support·         Solid knowledge of load balancing, clustering, and name lookup (DNS) and troubleshooting skills·         Ability to diagnose hardware/OS problems and to optimize system setups for complex application environments·         Capable of writing proposals, procedures, policies, and technical documentation·         Experience with Windows Server and Linux (Red Hat Linux and Red Hat Enterprise Linux a plus)