System Administrator (Virtualization) - Washington, DC


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Join Resolvit as a System Administrator (Virtualization) and be part of a creative, forward-thinking team. Our success at deploying skilled, highly knowledgeable experts has landed us on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies four times – and we’re just getting started.

As the System Administrator (Virtualization), you will support a VMWare virtualization infrastructure that supports the research community computing infrastructure. You will ensure effective capacity utilization and alert management. You will also manage day-to-day operations on virtualization infrastructure located in multiple locations. Additionally, you will:

  • Build ESXi hosts to established standards and create new policy templates
  • Manage the migration of guests to the platform through P2V, V2V (Hyper-V), and Inter Cluster migrations (on vSphere V7)
  • Respond to system alerts and event generated by VRealize Operations Manager, Nagios, and Splunk
  • Analyze capacity and operations management reports and create change requests to optimize system utilization
  • Migrate guests to cloud solutions
  • Manage Rancher Kubernetes clusters
  • Ensure efficient virtual networking configurations are created, in conjunction with the network team
  • Ensure efficient use of NetApp storage resources, in conjunction with the storage team
  • Maintain overall industry knowledge on latest trends, technology, etc.
  • Build Windows operating system servers
  • Build Linux operating system servers
  • Patch and upgrade Linux and Windows servers
  • Perform in-place migration upgrades of VMs and physical hardware

What You’ll Need to be Successful:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer related field with at least 3 years of virtualization and operating system experience OR Associate’s in arts degree in computer science with at least 5 years of experience
  • At least 2 years of experience with P2V migrations
  • At least 3 years of managing vCenter environments
  • At least 2 years of experience connecting and configuring NAS (clustered volumes)
  • At least 2 years of experience in virtual networking (VDS, NSX)
  • At least 3 years of experience responding to alerts and events related to virtualization
  • At least 2 years of experience with configuration management tools (SCCM, Puppet, CHEF)
  • At least 2 years of experience with monthly server patching
  • Ability to automate tasks and monitor their effectiveness
  • Proficiency in one or more scripting languages (PowerShell, Python, Bash)
  • Experience maintaining technical documentation using C4 model nomenclature and diagrams or similar

Great Additional Skills:

  • ITIL certification (v3 or newer)
  • Experience working in an economic research or academic environment


At Resolvit, you’ll be given the support you need to grow in your consulting career. In addition to opportunities for advancement, we offer:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Long-term and short-term disability coverage
  • 401(k) retirement plan with matching
  • Professional support from our Client & Employee Optimization Specialist

We currently have more than 100 open career opportunities across the country, so be sure to mention the appropriate Job Code with any correspondence! 

About Resolvit:

Resolvit is an international technology consulting firm with industry-leading customers in the financial services, high tech, manufacturing, retail, life sciences, and government sectors. Through its partnerships, Resolvit delivers highly impactful, innovative solutions across five core areas: Infrastructure Modernization, Application Development Services, Enterprise Data Management & Analytics, Knowledge & Content Management, and Strategic Staffing.

Posted On: Friday, July 29, 2022

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