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Sr System Admin (VMWare) w/ TS/SCI Clearance

Arlington, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Salary: $130,000+

PEAKE is a technology integrator focused on bridging the gap between people, technology, and operations.


We are searching for a skilled Senior System Administrator with VMWare experience to join our team supporting engineering tasks onsite in Arlington, VA (Crystal City).


The ideal candidate has a VMware certification (VMWare Certified Professional (VCP) or VMware Certified Associate (VCA)) and Microsoft certification (Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), MCSA Windows Server 2016 or equivalent). Active DoD Security clearance (TOP SECRET w/ SCI Eligible) required.


Every member of our team has a mission-focused mindset and a “do whatever it takes” mentality. At PEAKE, every person is unique and brings a different set of capabilities to each project, solution or service. We value team work to get the job done.


Primary responsibilities include:

  • Operational and maintenance (O&M) support for NIPRNET, SIPRNET, and JWICS system infrastructure for approximately 400 users.
  • O&M support for Special Access System infrastructure for approximately 150 users.
  • O&M support for Printer infrastructure, to include Pharos Secure Print.
  • Develop, implement, manage, and maintain VDI for thick/thin/zero clients and server virtualization technologies.
  • O&M support for SQL Database infrastructure.
  • O&M support for OMC server and desktop-based software applications.
  • Provide data backup and restoration capabilities for NIPRNET, SIPRNET, JWICS, and Special Access Systems.
  • Support replication of network file share volumes via Distributed Files System w/ Replication (DFS-R) between the NCR and NSGB locations.
  • Provide support for storage area network (SAN) and encrypted file storage capabilities.
  • Create/maintain a standalone workstation images in accordance with DOD security standards.
  • Provide systems recovery and repair operations employing industry best practices for systems troubleshooting and fault isolation.


Required Experience:

  • 7+ years of experience with Microsoft System Administration in an enterprise environment, including Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policies, and Visual Basic Scripting
  • 4+ years of experience with VMware to include vCenter, vSphere, and ESX 6.x, on different networks; administering enterprise-sized VMware-based virtualization infrastructures covering vCenter and standalone ESXi environments
  • 4+ years supporting Windows based servers running in a VMware virtualized environment
  • Troubleshooting and problem resolution for servers associated with a VMware virtual infrastructure



  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract
  • Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent (or higher)
  • VMware certifications preferred (VMWare Certified Professional (VCP) or VMware Certified Associate (VCA))
  • Microsoft certification preferred: Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), MCSA Windows Server 2016 or equivalent


PEAKE offers great benefits to employees, including:

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage with Tele-health
  • Life insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability coverage
  • 401k with employer match
  • Generous PTO: 3 Weeks Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO) plus 12 Paid Holidays
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Opportunity for advancement within company


Employees are hired based solely on PEAKE personnel requirements and the qualifications of each individual candidate. We do not tolerate nor condone discrimination due to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin or disability. We will comply with the spirit and letter of all local, state and federal laws pertaining to employment. Furthermore, we will not discriminate due to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin or disability when making decisions regarding termination of employees.



Arlington, VA
22202 USA



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