VMware Engineer- VRA/VRO

VRA, VRO, UCS, Vrealize, VSAN, VROPS, Virtulization, Vmware
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 6 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented VMware Engineer-VRA/VRO with experience in the IT Industry.This is a 06+ months contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Atlanta, GA. Please review the job description below and contact me ASAP if you are interested.

Job ID: 19-23208

Job Description:

  •  Our Customer is looking for a Virtualization and Automation Administrator to support a large and complex virtual environment hosting over 900 hosts and 10,000 VMs running on Cisco UCS hardware.

  • VMware and Cisco UCS

  • Senior Virtualization and Automation Administrator

Key Responsibilities:

  • Customer is looking for a Virtualization and Automation Administrator to support a large and complex virtual environment hosting over 900 hosts and 10,000 VMs.

  • Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions

  • Design, setup, and maintain virtual servers and imaging technologies

  • Automate current processes to streamline deployment of VMs

  • Perform capacity management

  • Automate the management of the infrastructure

  • Design and architect technical solutions and collaborate on projects

  • Identify and recommend options for improving performance, maintainability, and operability of existing systems

  • Daily administration of systems, troubleshooting, and maintenance to be shared with a senior team of administrators

  • Provide OS support, including networking, SAN, Load-Balancing, and applications

  • Oversee ESX provisioning, configuration management, and patch management

  • Implement automation- process, OS builds, and upgrades

  • Oversee server tuning, capacity management, and inventory management

  • Provide hardware support and Engineering/Architecture/Design guidance

  • Maintain ownership and engineering of infrastructure services used to run the environments (i.e.

  • iDracs, vCenter, VMware Ops Manager, VDI, etc.)

  • Implement and administer server clustering technologies

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:

Minimum Generally 5+ years of experience in related field OR 3-5 years of experience with advanced degree in related field
Strong working knowledge of VMware systems administration and troubleshooting
Experience with VMware systems using SAN and NAS as the storage backend
Proficiency in one or more administrative languages such as Bash, Ruby, Python, PowerCLI, etc.
Knowledge and exposure to network protocols and tools for system side diagnostics
Knowledge of distributed systems development, tools, and designs
Knowledge and experience in the administration and operations of large-scale distributed computing environments
Excellent communication and decision-making skills Preferred BS/BA in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field
Experience with VSAN and VROPS
Experience with automated host installation and configuration enforcement technologies (i.e. Cobbler, KickStart, Puppet, Foreman etc.)

Our client is a leading IT Industryand we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.

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Position Id : 11133
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