The Virginia Military Institute is accepting applications for a Datacenter Engineer to manage all aspects of configuration and maintenance of the Institutes server environment. Applicants must possess exceptional technical and troubleshooting abilities and excellent verbal and written communications skills. The successful applicant must excel in a team environment or on an individual basis.
The Datacenter Engineer will be responsible for all aspects of the Institutes Server environments including comprehensive administration, maintenance, monitoring, and technical support. This position will be responsible for designing, implementing, and supporting Microsoft Windows infrastructure solutions including analyzing, testing, and providing improvement recommendations for all issues encountered.
The successful candidate is required to perform after hours work when circumstances dictate.
Substantial Experience supporting:
Microsoft Server Operating Systems
Exchange / Office 365 Email systems
Windows Hyper-V virtual environment
DNS and DHCP
Storage, iSCSI, SAN
Backup and Recovery services
Azure cloud servicesPreferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a technical field or equivalent applicable work experience.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 professional references.
Applications accepted until position is filled.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply. VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment, educational opportunities, programs and services.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Virginia Military Institute
Virginia Military Institute operates under the philosophy that the measure of a college lies in the quality and performance of its graduates and their contributions to society. Therefore, it is the mission of the Virginia Military Institute to produce educated, honorable men and women, prepared for the varied work of civil life, imbued with love of learning, confident in the functions and attitudes of leadership, possessing a high sense of public service, advocates of the American democracy and free enterprise system, and ready as citizen-soldiers to defend their country in time of national peril. To accomplish this result, Virginia Military Institute shall provide to qualified young men and women undergraduate education of highest quality embracing engineering, science, and the arts conducted in and facilitated by the unique VMI system of military discipline.