** and those authorized to work in the U.S. can be considered as W2 candidates.**
Job Title: IT Operations Prof. - Inf. 1/Hybrid Cloud Administrator
Location: Hoffman Estates, IL, 60195
Duration: 9 Months
Schedule: 8-4pm, Monday to Friday in the time zone. May also be required to work occasional weekends or evenings for maintenance
•The Healthineers Service Management Professional will be part of the Healthineers IT cloud & data center team, a member of a Global Organization. This position will be responsible for hybrid cloud operations including managing infrastructure in both on-premises data centers in North America region & public cloud platforms.
•Day to day tasks will include day to day monitoring, backup, patching, security operations, and other data center operations for in scope on-premises data centers and azure/aws systems. Additionally, this will include onsite administration of Hoffman Estates data center including smart hands tasks like racking servers, installing/managing storage, compute & network hardware in data center, break/fix with vendors & partners.
•The position will report to head of cloud & data center operations.
•Operate, maintain, improve and monitor, VMWare Farms, storage, servers (virtual and physical), and show willingness of continual self-improvement in your areas of responsibility
•Day to day MSSQL, Oracle, MongoDB administration
•Manage Azure monitor & Log analytics to monitor cloud & on-prem compute & storage uptime, availability, capacity & other performance metrics.
•Manage update management activities for hypervisor, storage & compute.
•Manage hardware refresh, break fix, installation & maintenance.
•Manage backup technologies - Commvault backup \ VMware snapshot technologies \ VSAN
•Manage in NetApp storage\ Tegile storage\ Cloud storage
•Manage hyper-v cluster, SQL cluster, windows clusters.
•Provide L1 support for US time zone and be available for on call during nights & weekends as part of global shift roster
•Provide L2 operations in US time zone for day-to-day incident management & request fulfillment.
•Proceeds with assigned day-to-day IT operations activities remotely.
•Responds to operations related enquiries, may act as 1st point of contact in subject matters.
•Elaboration of security concepts and guarantee of compliance with security requirements.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:
•Profound knowledge of Windows Server Systems and ability for self-improvement in new IT Infrastructure technologies and architecture
•Ability to multi-task and handle multiple assignments simultaneously, while focusing on delivery quality
•Ability to use initiative when needed.
•Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
•Quick learner and efficient ability to get into new technologies and architectures.
•Good knowledge in Active Directory and IT backend operations
•Basic in scripting with PowerShell or other scripting tools
•Basic in Microsoft Security Guidelines
•Good experience in one of the following technologies: System Center Configure Manager 2012R2, System Center Operations Manager 2012R2, PKI
•Good administrative experience with Virtual environments
•Good understanding of network technologies and principles
•Good knowledge of ITIL
•Good Knowledge in Cloud technologies
•Basic experience with Backup solutions
•General knowledge of Linux distributions (CentOS/Red Hat/Ubuntu) installing, configuring and security hardening.
•Ability to install/remove server hardware from racks with a focus on clean wire management and labeling.
•An understanding of storage systems with a focus on NetApp management, volume, LUN creation and NFS mounts.
•Ability to troubleshoot server hardware issues and work with vendors to reach final resolution.
•8+ years of relevant work experience within the IT infrastructure area with a background of IT Backend operations
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience
•A university degree in Computer Science or similar
•Good knowledge in Office 365
•Experience in Microsoft SQL would be an advantage