Vmware Engineer

Vmware, Virtualization, Network, Storage, Windows, UNIX, Database, VMware vCenter, ESXi, Windows Active Directory, infrastructure, VM Clusters, Consolidation and rationalization of VM, AWS Cloud Migration
Contract W2
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Description Summary

Responsible for maintaining the virtual infrastructure hardware, operating systems, and VMs on servers which support critical business processing requirements. Maintain reliable, secure and high performing virtual infrastructure in a multi-domain, multi-site Windows Active Directory environment that consists of SQL servers, VMware vCenter, and Windows and Linux servers. Maintain, upgrade, and implement improvements to the VMWare vCenter and ESXi infrastructure. Proactively monitor event logs for changes or errors and take appropriate actions to resolve issues. Manage availability of virtual and storage resources within the VMware infrastructure environment.

Research and evaluate capabilities, tools and products to define operational requirements and introduce tools to the enterprise in alignment with IT strategy. Work directly with vendors to prototype, test, and evaluate new technologies. Apply expert enterprise solution engineering knowledge to design, develop and implement solutions that ensure consistency with enterprise architecture policies and industry best practices.

Design, plan, configure, deploy, maintain, and upgrade systems across the enterprise. Systems supported may include clients, servers, storage, firewalls, network devices and access, communication services, and data availability. Tasks include requirements definitions, analysis and engineering, integration activities, validation and verification, operational maintenance, and performance analysis. Create and maintain system documentation supporting the infrastructure environment. Additional responsibilities include supporting public Cloud migrations using AWS.

70% VMware (Virtualization Management) and Infrastructure Support

  • Collaborate closely with other infrastructure teams (e.g. Network, Storage, UNIX, Windows, and Database Teams) to provide expert consultation and technical administration for projects, initiatives and general operations in order to ensure system performance, availability and security across platforms.
  • Designing, implementing, validating and supporting ESX installations
  • Implement and support storage related activities on VMware such as snaps.

15% Datacenter Computer Hardware Management

  • Isolating and resolving compute problems
  • Consolidation and rationalization of VM clusters and hundreds of VMs

15% Infrastructure Automation

  • Defining, developing, and supporting infrastructure automation need
  • Additional Job Description
  • Strong attention to detail, outstanding problem-solving skills, experience performing impact and root cause analysis on VMware infrastructure.
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills
  • Availability to work after hours or on-call as needed for incident, problem management, and change management activities
  • Ability to act with a sense of urgency in order to support strategic initiatives and maintain high availability of all applications running on VMware infrastructure.
  • Ability to manage multiple, competing workloads and priorities while maintaining focus on deadlines and high quality results.

Posted By

Sohil Paleja

8270 Greensboro Drive, Suite 900 McLean, VA, 22102

Dice Id : 10110693
Position Id : 6312774
Originally Posted : 3 weeks ago
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