Employment Requirements
This opportunity is not open to C2C relationships or visa sponsorship.


Job Description
As member of the IT/OT Infrastructure team, the contractor will play a key role in supporting both the NERC/CIP compliance program and day-to-day plant infrastructure operations. The contractor will work closely with support staff from Generation, Information Technology, Security and the DCS Engineers. This individual will apply proven communication and problem-solving skills to guide and assist the team on issues related to the configuration and monitoring of mission-critical plant support systems ensuring service quality for the organization.


Responsibilities
Support NERC/CIP Compliance across technology stack
Support Installation and Configuration of Palo Alto Firewalls
Support Installation and Configuration of Cisco routers and switches
Support Installation and Configuration of Active Directory
Support the Installation and Configuration of supporting Applications (patching, log management, AV, configuration management, backup, etc.)
Support the Installation and Configuration of vSphere (ESXi, vCenter Servers)
Deploy Virtual Machines and use Clones, Snapshots, Templates.
Configuring and understanding HA, Use of DRS, Backups vMotion, svMotion, VDS features and roles within VMware
Strong PowerShell and PowerCli for VMware and Server Management skills
Proficient in Microsoft OS and Red Hat Linux and strong trouble shooting skills across multiple layers
Proficient in Cisco Networking and strong trouble shooting skills
Strong experience with Server hardware (HPE/Cisco/Dell), & remote connectivity and management tools
Good working experience on monitoring tools
Capacity planning and fine-tuning systems for optimal performance
Act as technical leader and mentor to Junior and technical level team members
Strong technical leadership and collaboration skills to successfully work across multiple silos across the enterprise
Self-motivated individual technical with inner drive and ownership in the environments designed and supported


Qualifications

Prefer 10+ years of experience that includes Architecture, Design, Administration and hands-on experience/proficiency in managing and maintaining a medium/large environment
Cross Infrastructure Design experience (Network, Storage, Server, Hypervisor, Automation)
Production systems work experience
Experience with Operational Technology Environmental (Control Systems Support)
Datacenter understanding
Experience with Database Migration, Installation, Upgrades and Patching
Scripting knowledge such as Powshell, VB Scripts, Puppet or Ansible will be an added advantage

Certifications
VCP6, (Essential)
CCNA, (Preferred)
MCSE, (Preferred)
Any security certifications (Preferred)
ITIL (Preferred)


*Solü Technology Partners provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetics.