Jacobs Cloud Operations Engineer - IRES - Huntsville in REDSTONE ARSENAL, Alabama

Cloud Operations Engineer - IRES - Huntsville

Description

Cloud Operations Engineer specializing in the management and operations of a Cloud/Virtualized environment running Windows/Linux operating systems in support of the Missile Defense Agency on the IRES program. Primary duties include running through a daily battle-rhythm of checks on the cloud/virtualized environment, viewing and responding to events reflected in the various management tools, server patch management, attending various meetings (team, staff, change, configuration, etc.), participating in forward thinking activities and task automation. The position will be the primary interface between the Virtualization Center of Excellence and the Storage Team. This engineer’s responsibilities will also include daily reviews of systems to ensure normal maintenance functions are performing properly as well as execution of daily/weekly system health checks and system audit log reviews. The Cloud Operations Engineer will be required to coordinate efforts with other work centers and personnel to resolve Remedy Incidents related to systems and supporting infrastructure. Primary duty hours fall between 0700 and 1700 with shift work required to assist with after-hours maintenance activities and staffing of the IT Operations Center.

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Qualifications

Cloud Operations Engineer specializing in the management and operations of a Cloud/Virtualized environment running Windows/Linux operating systems in support of the Missile Defense Agency on the IRES program. Primary duties include running through a daily battle-rhythm of checks on the cloud/virtualized environment, viewing and responding to events reflected in the various management tools, server patch management, attending various meetings (team, staff, change, configuration, etc.), participating in forward thinking activities and task automation. The position will be the primary interface between the Virtualization Center of Excellence and the Storage Team. This engineer’s responsibilities will also include daily reviews of systems to ensure normal maintenance functions are performing properly as well as execution of daily/weekly system health checks and system audit log reviews. The Cloud Operations Engineer will be required to coordinate efforts with other work centers and personnel to resolve Remedy Incidents related to systems and supporting infrastructure. Primary duty hours fall between 0700 and 1700 with shift work required to assist with after-hours maintenance activities and staffing of the IT Operations Center.

Desired: VMware Certified Professional Data Center or Cloud. Experience with VMware vRealize Automation. Previous work experience in an enterprise level virtualized environment with 500 or more virtual machines and/or 100 or more hosts. Experience working with EMC Storage. Experience with Remedy ticketing systems. Experience as a Windows/Linux System Administrator supporting a large Enterprise with knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, Windows 2008/2012/2016, Linux/UNIX Operating Systems, Symantec Netbackup and SCCM Patch Management solutions. HP server products to include HP c-Class Blade Systems, Virtual Connect and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) are a plus. Scripting experience w/ Microsoft Powershell and vSphere PowerCLI.ITIL v3 Foundations certification.

Desired: VMware Certified Professional Data Center or Cloud. Experience with VMware vRealize Automation. Previous work experience in an enterprise level virtualized environment with 500 or more virtual machines and/or 100 or more hosts. Experience working with EMC Storage. Experience with Remedy ticketing systems. Experience as a Windows/Linux System Administrator supporting a large Enterprise with knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, Windows 2008/2012/2016, Linux/UNIX Operating Systems, Symantec Netbackup and SCCM Patch Management solutions. HP server products to include HP c-Class Blade Systems, Virtual Connect and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) are a plus. Scripting experience w/ Microsoft Powershell and vSphere PowerCLI.ITIL v3 Foundations certification.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Alabama-REDSTONE ARSENAL

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: AS0003NL