Federal - Jr. Virtualization Designer++
DC - Washington, DC
January 01, 2017
Position Type:
Full Time
Information Technology

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree

  • Minimum of 1 year of hands on experience with server and operating system technologies (IBM/HP/Cisco UCS/Oracle Sun, Open Compute, including architecture and design)

  • Minimum of 1 year of hands on experience with virtualization technologies (VMware, Citrix Xen, Hyper-V, LPARs, VPARs, Logical Domains, Zones, and/or Containers)

Preferred Skills:

  • Fundamental knowledge of cloud including Infrastructure as a Service, public and private cloud solutions

  • Hands on experience with OpenStack, including understanding of the various components and architectures, key integration points, and familiarity of the various open source standards

  • Hands on experience with the VMware suit of virtualization tools, including vCloud Director and vCloud orchestrator

  • Hands on experience with various cloud platforms (i.e. Rackspace, Azure, AWS, Google Compute, etc...)

  • Ability to administer, modify, and/or deploy at least one operating system (e.g., Solaris, Linux, Windows, etc.)

  • Knowledge and experience with converged infrastructure

  • Knowledge and experience with performance tuning servers and operating systems

  • Knowledge and experience of automation tools (e.g., Chef, Puppet, HP Server Automation, Bladelogic)

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly

  • Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Proven ability to work in a team-oriented environment

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.


Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.


Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require, now or in the future, sponsorship by the employer for a visa.


Accenture is a federal contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


US Citizenship Required.


Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


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