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Leidos Virtual Infrastructure Engineer in Stuttgart, Germany


Job Description:

Leidos Defense Group is seeking a Virtual Infrastructure Systems Engineer to support of a Department of Defense (DoD) organization, located OCONUS in Stuttgart, Germany. This role supports the US AFRICOM mission and is required to travel OCONUS. You must hold an active DOD Secret Clearance

In this role, you will be responsible for:• Performing data center infrastructure network engineering and design on a geographically dispersed enterprise network. • Providing engineering efforts in the lifecycle of projects to include documentation, design, build, integrate, transition, implementation, test, and training for transitioned to IT Operations Management. • Analyzing and providing recommendations for hardware and software life cycle and standardization for the enterprise and recommend best-practice solutions for datacenter and virtual infrastructure technologies.• Communicating clearly and succinctly, both written and orally.• Presenting products, solutions and ideas in a business-like manner and interfacing with customers, client managers and system users.• Demonstrating experience and a strong engineering background in design, implementation and migration of Data Center technologies to include Cisco NEXUS products, Cisco UCS, Cisco UCS Manager, Fabric Interconnects, NETAPP storage solutions/ SAN configurations, FCOE, VMWARE, ESXi, SNAP mirroring

• Demonstrating familiarity with private cloud virtualization and virtual networks in VMWare environments using hyperflex solutions to support Citrix VDI environments would be desirable.

• Working in a dynamic, fast paced environment that requires team interaction and coordination efforts including remote site support and/or travel to customer servers and sites as required.

Required Qualifications:Active DOD Secret Clearance and be able to obtain a Top Secret/SCI ClearanceBA/BS + 5 years, AA/AS +7 years, a major cert + 7 years or 11 years of recent specialized experienceProfessional certification that meets or exceeds DoD 8570 IAT III CompTIA CASP + (IAT Level III or greater)Microsoft Certified Solutions Engineer (MCSE)VMWare Certified Professional (VPC)Cisco Data Center Certification (CCNA,CCNP)NETAPP CertificationMust be willing/able to work OCONUSEffective communications throughout all levels of operational commandAbility to document system process and architectureKnowledge of following and implementation of DISA STIG requirementsTESA eligibility

Preferred Qualifications:ITIL v3 – FoundationCCIE Data CenterVMWare NSXDeploying Cisco ACI and HCI solutionsSoftware Defined NetworkingAutomation using Microsoft PowerShell, VBScript, or batch filesExperience with Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), Exchange, Active Directory, and SharePointAdaptable to changing circumstances and operational needsExperience with DoD IT security requirementsUnderstanding of Department of Defense Military standards


External Referral Bonus:Eligible

Potential for Telework:No

Clearance Level Required:Secret

Travel:Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:40


Requisition Category:Professional

Job Family:Systems Engineering

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected]

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.