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VDI/Mobility SME

Job ID: 2014212
Location: MCLEAN, VA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 18, 2020
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Cloud Comp Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Yes

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Job Description

Description

SAIC is looking for a highly motivated and experienced VDI/Mobility SME to support various programs and strategic initiatives within the company, including internal investment projects (IR&D) and external customer support.  The selected candidate will be an expert in all aspects of VDI using cloud-based deployments or installing on-premise who readily adapts to support a variety of challenging technical requirements in a dynamic and fast paced environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Designs, plans, and integrates VDI solutions with modern cloud-native deployment techniques such as DevOps and/or DevSecOps. 

  • Develops automation scripts for efficient deployment and operations of cloud based VDI solutions.

  • Maintains technical expertise relevant industry standards and best practices in VDI and Mobility technologies such as VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon design, and configuration; cloud deployment models including public, community, private, and hybrid; cloud service delivery models including infrastructure-, platform-, and software-as-a-service; automation; hypervisors; containers; virtual compute, storage, and networks; virtual infrastructure management; self-provisioning; and scaling. 

  • Evaluates and reports on new VDI and Mobility technologies to enhance capabilities of cloud-based and virtualized services. 

  • May also provide systems engineering activities such as: Concept of Operations Formulation, Requirements Definition, Analysis and Engineering, System Architecting, System Analysis and Design, Interface and Data Architectures, Validation and Verification, System Integration, System & Op. Performance Analysis, Lifecycle Cost Analysis & Estimation, Decision Analysis and Physical Configuration Analysis (PCA).

  • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

  • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

  • Performs high level requirement assessments and designs systems to enable the desired end user experience across the network  

  • Leads systems architecture design and integration efforts with other systems supporting the end to end delivery of services from the device to the cloud  

  • Provides Tier III/IV level expertise post implementation

  • Communicates inward to the organization and outward to customer contacts

  • Work effectively in a team setting to collaborate around ideas and bring them to reality

 

Other Characteristics:

  • Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides highly innovative and creative solutions.

  • Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. 

  • Serves as organization spokesperson on advanced projects and/or programs.  Acts as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications.

  • Works under consultative direction toward pre-determined long-range goals and objectives. 

  • Exercises independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.

  • Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts.  Contributes to development of new principles and concepts.

  • Participates with senior managers to establish strategic plans and objectives. 

  • May support new business development initiatives, including bid and proposal and bases of estimate

  • May support strategic initiatives within SAIC, including research and development

  • May support strategic alliances with outside vendors

 

Required Experience, Education, and Certifications:

  • Bachelors in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, or similar degree and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience; High School diploma and thirteen (13) years or more experience

  • 4+ years of experience in VDI Engineering, Development

  • Expert level knowledge and hands on experience with VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon

  • Understanding of Enterprise Mobility and Windows Server design, configuration and administration

  • Demonstrated Experience delivering services using Workspace ONE Mobile Device Management (MDM) environment, Secure Email Gateway (SEG) and Mobile Access Gateway (MAG) infrastructure.

  • Experience with at least one other Cloud platform (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc)

  • In depth understanding of VDI Cloud deployment methodologies and best practices

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)

  • High level Cloud and Virtualization certifications are not a hard requirement but are very strongly preferred to demonstrate mastery:

    • Workspace ONE UEM Certifications preferred

    • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional

    • MCSE: Cloud Platform and Integration

  • Integrate access control, application management, and multi-platform endpoint management within VMware Workspace One.

 

Other Requirements:

  • US Citizenship is required

  • Able to obtain up to a Top Secret level DoD clearance upon request

  • Remote work

 

Desired Experience and Certifications:

  • Active DoD Secret (or above) clearance is strongly preferred

 

Qualifications

·       Bachelors in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, or similar degree and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience; High School diploma and thirteen (13) years or more experience

·       4+ years of experience in VDI Engineering, Development

·       Expert level knowledge and hands on experience with VMware Workspace ONE, VMware Horizon, and Citrix

·       Understanding of Enterprise Mobility and Windows Server design, configuration and administration

·       Demonstrated Experience delivering services using Workspace ONE Mobile Device Management (MDM) environment, Secure Email Gateway (SEG) and Mobile Access Gateway (MAG) infrastructure.

·       Experience with at least one other Cloud platform (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc)

·       In depth understanding of VDI Cloud deployment methodologies and best practices

·       Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)

·       High level Cloud and Virtualization certifications are not a hard requirement but are very strongly preferred to demonstrate mastery:

o   Workspace ONE UEM Certifications preferred

o   AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional

o   MCSE: Cloud Platform and Integration

o   Citrix

·       Integrate access control, application management, and multi-platform endpoint management within VMware Workspace One.

 

Other Requirements:

·       US Citizenship is required

·       Able to obtain up to a Top Secret level DoD clearance upon request

·       Remote work

 

Desired Experience and Certifications:

·       Active DoD Secret (or above) clearance is strongly preferred

 




Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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