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BAE Systems VMWare/Cyber Range Engineer in San Antonio, Texas

Job Description

BAE Systems has an opportunity for a VMWware/Cyber Range Engineer in San Antonio, TX.

This individual will:

Provide operational and developmental test and evaluation Cyber-range support for Cybersecurity testing, risk assessments, exercise, and training. This includes VMware network and server support, including the design, engineering, implementation and administration of Local Area Networks (LAN) and Wide Area Networks (WAN) within an Active Directory Infrastructure. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Install, maintain, audit and support a secure MS Windows network environment and limited web/data application service.

  • Maintain VMware environment.

  • Maintain internet applications and protocols IP, TCP, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, & SSL.

  • Maintain file servers, Firewalls, network access, Security Monitoring Systems and system.

  • Documentation as required.

  • Interface with local customers and provide IT related support to quickly resolve problems.

  • Analyze and troubleshoot system anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance.

  • Perform periodic maintenance, hardware upgrades and replacement, firmware updates and system configuration changes.

  • Perform scheduled tape backups on systems as required.

  • Manage data backup library to include storage of tapes, disks and other magnetic media at the customer s location and off-site storage facilities as required.

  • Attend planning and requirements meetings with IT staff, Program Managers and customers as required.

  • Prepare system for operational use and support operational tests, training, and exercise support.

  • Provide technical guidance.

A sign-on bonus is available for this position.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Our ideal candidate will have strong knowledge and ability to build physical/virtual network ranges using hardware/VMWare, XEN, PCTE, etc.

  • Directs compilation of records and reports concerning network operations and maintenance. Troubleshoots network performance issues. Analyzes network traffic and provides capacity planning solutions.

  • Knowledge of CMF/CPT/MDT teamwork roles is useful.

  • Ability to build scenarios into range builds to assist individual training, team training, and mission qualification training.

  • Monitors and responds to complex technical control facility hardware and software problems. Interfaces with vendor support service groups to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance.

  • Working knowledge of Windows Power Shell scripting would be ideal.

  • Three to five years experience working with networking technologies in LAN/WAN environments including Windows server and desktop support.

  • Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level 3 within 6 months of the date of hire.

  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Windows 2000/2003/2007 Server, Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, Microsoft Windows 7/10 operating systems (OS) administration and associated hardware.

  • Working knowledge of Local Area Network (LAN) and Wide Area Network (WAN) technologies and data backup technologies to include communication security (COMSEC) integration.

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment and effectively interact with numerous DOD, military/civilian personnel and industry partners.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written required.

  • Must be organized and have strong attention to detail skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Project, Access, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Form Flow, Visio and web-based applications required.

  • Current security clearance.

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Background in Air Force Weapon Systems to include CVA/H, ACD, CDA, CSCS, C3MS, and AFINC would be helpful.

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VMWare/Cyber Range Engineer


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