NANA Regional Corporation Systems Engineer - Remote with1-2 week travel to base in United States

Systems Engineer - Remote with1-2 week travel to base

Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION

This position will provide storage and virtualization expertise to the USAF client on-site for server and storage installation, configuration and acceptance testing.The ideal candidate will have at least five years of applicable experience, prior DoD/USAF experience, and experience and knowledge of VMWare, Dell and EMC (or similar) solutions.There are six (6) positions open - two (2) positions will have added responsibility of team lead.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Member of a 2-person install team responsible for the onsite installation and configuration of equipment.

  • Travel 80% - estimated at two week duration each trip

  • Flexibility working with team members in different time zones

  • Support site teleconferences, readiness reviews, site assessments

  • Develop implementation documentation and drawings

  • Install server rack, mount equipment, dress and label cables

  • Provide In-Brief, Out-Brief and informal training to site customer

  • Install, configure and test Dell, EMC and VMWare product solutions.

  • Solid problem-solving skills and the ability to work efficiently and independently as required.

  • Capable of troubleshooting storage, networking and virtual environments as needed.

  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office applications including MS VISIO for generating documentation

  • Provide various reporting information to corporate and customer as requested.

  • Must be able to work in military structured environment.

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Candidate must have a minimum of five years’ experience in an operational environment supporting Dell, EMC Unity and VMWare (or similar) solutions.

  • Must have either Dell/EMC OEM certification or 2 years of experience deploying similar type systems.

  • VMware VCP certification is a plus.

  • Must have, at a minimum, an interim SECRET security clearance.

  • DoD/USAF experience a plus.

  • Knowledge of USAF IT technical standards and processes a plus.

EQUIPMENT AND APPLICATIONS

Must have knowledge of Dell, EMC Unity and VMWare (or similar) products.

WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS

This job requires a high percentage of travel to USAF base locations as required.Must have a valid passport and be ready to travel to foreign USAF locations for multiple weeks at a time. Must be able to work with team member to install server rack and mount server and storage equipment.

Qualifications

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: United States

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: QIV00577