Blackstone Technology Group Enterprise Systems Design Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

JRDC Description: Enterprise Systems Design Engineer to support the ITServices organization on the JRDC program based at Redstone Arsenal inHuntsville, AL or Schriever Air Force Base Colorado Springs CO .Dutiesinclude design, documentation, implementation and testing of enterpriseclass server infrastructure, virtualization and standard operatingsystems, and applications. Will be responsible for deriving system-levelrequirements from architectural guidelines and project objectives.Responsiblefor developing detailed designs with supporting implementation, test andtransition plans. Will also be responsible for ushering proposed systemchanges through the Configuration Management process to successfulimplementation for transition to the O&M RBA teams. Basic Qualifications: * Degree in Information Systems or relateddiscipline and 8 years of professional hands-on experience in design andimplementation of the following technologies: VMware (vSphere andESXiManagement) and Enterprise enclosures and blade servers* Strong workingknowledge and experience with VMware, Riverbed SD-WAN, Microsoft suit ofproducts, Citrix Xendesktop/XenApp* The candidate must have fullengineering lifecycle experience to support project development* The candidatemust have experience with risk management and design engineering within aprocess oriented environment* The candidate must possess one of the followingcertifications: CompTIA Security+ with CE enrollment, Security CertifiedNetwork Professional (SCNP), Systems Security Certified Practitioner(SSCP), GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC) or CertifiedInformation Systems Security Professional (CISSP)* The candidate must have DoD Preferred Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or ITrelated discipline. * Strong working knowledge and experience with VMwarevSphere and ESXi Management, HP enterprise blade systems, Microsoft suitof products, Citrix Xendesktop/Xenapp, NetScaler and Linux. * Knowledgewith Riverbed Hyper converged SteelFusion. * Solid understanding of variousdevelopment life cycles such as the SDLC, SE V, ITIL, etc. * Must havestrong technical writing, verbal communication and presentation skills.Location: Schriever Air Force BaseJRDC Req # 18417 & 18418EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities