VMware NSX Expert

Tech Systems - Reston, VA


Job Title: VMware NSX Expert

Location: Reston, VA
Employment Type: Direct Hire

Job Responsibilities:

  • Expertise with VMWare (Automation & Orchestration) vRealize vRA, vRO, vROPS, VMware NSX, VMware vSAN
  • Expertise with Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Cloud, DevOps, SDDC, Network, Security and storage experience is a big plus
  • Independent, self-contained concept of complex VMware installations
  • Independent, self-contained, detailed analysis of VMware requirements
  • Development of complex solution statements
  • Organizational concepts, statement of works, workbooks, requirements, development specifications
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Be flexible with work schedule for schedule change management activities and break-fix escalation support
  • Experience in advanced network engineering and operations.
  • Experience in Network and Storage virtualization.
  • Experience with VMware vSphere 3,4,5,6 VMware vCenter 3,4,5,6 Experience with integration of infrastructure virtualization solutions with other platform technologies (i.e. Storage, Server, Network, Active Directory, Database other operating systems).
  • Understanding of Security Standards and concepts
  • Candidate should be able to architect and perform the following tasks in VMware NSX
  • Cross vCenter NSX design and deployment & long distance vMotion
  • Security policy design.
  • NSX Routing design and sizing guidance
  • Firewall security policy migration (physical FWs to NSX)
  • Migrate Legacy FW standard and ecosystem rulesets for communication into NSX rules
  • Design additional network tenants based on requirements
  • Define cloud zones and Integrate with existing tools and ecosystems
  • Adjust the NSX overlay design (VxLAN objects) to take into consideration the cloud zone schema
  • NSX rule structure derivation and filtering performance
  • Assess macro-segmentation design impact on the ruleset size.
  • Define policy structure in order to optimize filtering performance
  • Evaluate ruleset size impact on NSX performance
  • NSX micro-segmentation/ application level ring-fencing (desired state)
  • Identify required attributes for building micro-segmentation policies
  • Derive security tags / security groups to allow application level segmentation
  • Preferred knowledge on Storage platforms: Storage Area Networking (SAN), Network Attached Storage (DAS) and SSD - NetApp, EMC, Hitachi, Fujitsu, Brocade, FusionIO etc.
  • Preferred knowledge on data center Infrastructure: Cisco Nexus, high-end data
  • Preferred experience on vSAN design and implementation

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $155,000.00 to $165,000.00 /year


  • Windows: 3 years (Preferred)
  • vCenter: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Network: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Active Directory: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Linux: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Reston, VA (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance
  • Child Care benefits