Senior VMware Hosting Engineer

Location: Perth, Western Australia
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 22 days ago
Contact: Chathu Jayawadena
Discipline:
Reference: 197478_1571798982

Are you a Senior VMware Systems Engineer who enjoys project engineering work? Have you managed global projects from start to the end? Have you got great customer and client facing skills and experience in working in an enterprise level work environment? Then this fantastic opportunity is for you.

Our client, an industry leader, looking for an experienced VMware Systems/hosting Engineer to join their high performing team. This is a great opportunity to work with a new Windows, VMs, Cloud, Server technology stack.

To be successful in this role, you must have held a similar position where you had experience dealing with multiple project teams in a global organisation. You must have exceptional interpersonal, communication and presentation skills with the ability to influence stakeholders across global platforms. You are a self-starter who would get your job done with minimal day to day guidance and oversight.

Responsibilities

  • Manage VMware virtualisation - over 2000 virtual servers
  • Manage SAN fabric solutions or NAS/SAN technologies
  • Setup and configuration of vSphere distributed switches
  • Executing physical to Virtual migrations using third party tools
  • Configuring and managing Virtual Storage
  • Configuring and managing vSAN solution
  • Design, implement backup technologies - CommVault and NetBackup
  • Scripting/automating routine tasks and deployments using PowerShell

Skills Required

  • Expert level skills on VMware virtualisation
  • 5+ years of experience providing data centre operations services and expertise to enterprise clients is required, specifically:
  • Windows Server operations (preferably Microsoft Windows Server 2012)
  • Extensive enterprise experience, managing over 200's of ESXi host and 2000+ virtual machines
  • Experience with SAN fabric solutions or NAS/SAN technologies
  • Expert in server hardware and managing critical data centre infrastructure
  • Setup and configuration of vSphere distributed switches
  • Executing physical to Virtual migrations using third party tools
  • Configuring and managing Virtual Storage
  • Configuring and managing vSAN solution
  • Design, implement backup technologies - CommVault and NetBackup
  • Experience scripting/automating routine tasks and deployments - PowerShell
  • Experience working in large, complex environment
  • Excellent documentation and report writing skills are a requirement for this role.
  • Proactive self-starter and an excellent team player
  • Working knowledge of one the following technologies is required:
    • Storage technologies (preferably EMC technologies - Data Domain, VNX, Isilon).
    • Compute technologies, including CI and HCI platforms (preferably EMC VxBlock, VxRail, Cisco UCS).
    • IT Service Management processes and tools (preferably ServiceNow).
    • Citrix/Virtual desktops

If you are interested in applying, please click APPLY with a WORD version of your current CV.

Contact: Chathu Jayawardena 9423 1400 (Job Reference: 197478)