Sr Network Virtualization Engineer in Charlottesville, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/21/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  785877

Sr. Network Virtualization Engineer

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  • Initial work will be supporting the networking team with ongoing items in their que - mainly configuring firewalls (Infoblocks) and VLANs.  
  • Candidates must be comfortable with physical network segments and have a networking background.  VMWare and/or AWS experience highly preferred.
  • Long term work will be defining, admin, troubleshooting the NSX environment 
  • This person will help clone security rules for servers and set up micro environments - tagging servers int eh virtual environment.
  • Will create design templates with rules/network policies for automation within VMWare and AWS environment
  • This is a multi layer role and will work with the networking, security, and systems teams
  • Audit and set up governance controls within environments

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define network templates for automated deployment of servers across different scenarios (core infrastructure, high security data, dmz, standard security data, etc.)
  • Configure virtual and physical firewalls and network appliances (load balancers, etc.)
  • Audit network segments and microsegments for security and compliance
  • Troubleshoot network connectivity issues for servers
  • Coordinate templates and process across physical and virtual network infrastructure, including VMWare NSX and Amazon VPC

Desired Skills:

  • Experience configuring VMware ESXi hosts & network connection
  • Experience with VMware PowerCLI, Orchestration & Automation
  • Experience with VMware NSX software defined network configuration
  • Experience with Amazon VPC routing, configuration and troubleshooting
  • Broad general network engineering experience - Route, Switch, Firewall, Load balancing & IPAM (DNS,DHCP,infoblox), SNAT/DNAT, netflow
  • Ability to collaborate with a team working across multiple sites
  • Ability to span and focus on multiple projects, without requiring micro management
  • Ability to analyze requirements delivered by system and application administrators and develop a management strategy
  • Ability to troubleshoot incidents that combines multiple technologies in a complex configuration
  • Ability to mine performance and capacity data from various sources and formulate valuable analysis
  • Ability to efficiently prioritize and organize competing work demands
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems (MIS/CIS), related degree or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent documentation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Familiar with fundamentals of ITIL framework v3

Desired certs/experience:

  • 10yrs IT – vmware/networking
  • Vmware - DataCenter/Cloud/NSX - VCA or VCP
  • Juniper Network - JNCIA or JNCIS-Ent
  • Cisco – CCNP Route/Switch
  • Msoft/Linux – MCSA
  • ITIL3


If interested in this position please email resume to Vimal at