VMware Admin/Engineer - 3624


Job Description
Work on projects as subject matter expert on VMWare 
Architecture, design, install, configure VMware ESX, ESXi, within VI3, vSphere 4 and vSphere 5 environments with VirtualCenter management. 
Hands on experience in iSCSI, NFS, and Fiber Channel protocols, Fiber Channels to esx hosts. 
Build, configure and deploy VMs and templates. 
Experience with Physical-to-Virtual (P2V), Virtual-to-Virtual (V2V) and Virtual-to-Physical (V2P) migration of Windows NT, 2000, 2003, 2008, and 2012 as well as Linux servers from VMware and legacy hardware. 
Configure VMware ESX 2.x, 3.x, 4.x, 5.x, 6.x host configuration (includes: startup profile, storage configuration, network connections and security settings 
Knowledgeable in core Microsoft Windows Operating System, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and other core technologies 
Provide technical support for VMware for related project activities 
VMware Administrator will be responsible for Architecture, Implementation, Monitoring and Maintenance of VMware ESX/ESXi environment. 
Strong understanding of Virtual CPU, virtual memory, networking and storage setup. 
Apply patches and upgrades to operating systems and layered software as required. 
Provide advanced troubleshooting for applications and systems with emphasis on root cause analysis 
Provide 24x7 on call support as part of a scheduled rotation with other team members 
Self-motivated and able to meet objectives with little or no direct supervision. 
Write and maintain documentation describing changes and modifications to all systems 
Participate in meetings and conference calls related to project and troubleshooting activities 
Research solutions to various business and technical problems, evaluate alternatives and be able to present recommendations and justifications to management to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure and develop a roadmap

 

 

 


Qualifications
vCloud Automation Center (vCAC) now called vRealize Automation (1-3 years ok, 3+ years’ experience preferred) 
2+ years of VMware vRealize Operation and vRealize Business implementation and administration 
5+ years’ experience in core VMware Administration including but not limited to vSphere, vCenter, etc. 
6 to 8 years in an Windows, Linux, HP/Dell hardware including blade technology 
Experience with vCloud Director/ vShield/ vFabric 
- Strong Working experience in sphere 4.x/5.x/6.x including ESX and supporting tools and engineering/troubleshooting skills for enterprise environment 
Knowledge and experience with Windows Terminal Server 2008/2012, Active Directory and Group Policy. 
Experience in the administration of large VMware implementations, including the use of HA, DRS, templates, cloning, and consolidation to include administration in an enterprise class virtual environment in a distributed environment. 
Experience with SAN, NAS, iSCSI and other storage allocation to ESXi clusters and troubleshooting VMDK/RDM in virtual machines. 
Experience with Microsoft clustering in a VMware environment. 
Experience in the installation, patching, customization, capacity management and maintenance of vSphere ESXi and other components within VMware. 
Experience in Cloud environment using ESXi and building private cloud 
Experience in Automation and scripting ( PowerShell) 
Experience in VMware vCloud Networking including NSX and Security 5.1,(formerly vShield) including but not limited to TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, etc. 
Experience in Troubleshooting Hardware and Operating system related issues 
Thorough knowledge of physical and logical disk systems and their impact on performance

 

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