Virtualization Platform Engineer

Hedge Fund #002

Responsibilities:

• Design enterprise level virtual technologies for the firm
• Manage the day-to-day administration of VMware and Nutanix environments
• Performance and capacity management projections
• Create documentation for best practices in deploying Hyper converge solutions
• Provide virtual platform system technical performance and availability recommendations
• Plan and engineer expansion of converged infrastructure
• Deploy and test HA/BCP virtual environments for the firm
• Provide guidance for virtualization best practices
• Participate in the design and support of all backend infrastructure components for the virtual
environment for the firm.

Required Skills:

• 6-8 years of hands on experience with VMWare technologies
• 2-3 years of hands on experience with Nutanix HCI technologies
• Extensive Virtualization Experience – design, implement, and manage virtual environments, including
Datacenter cluster(s) managed by vCenter.
• Experience with VMware vCenter design and implementation best practices
• The VMware System Administrator / Engineer must be an expert with virtualization in a VMware
environment, including demonstrated experience with configuring/troubleshooting.
• Thorough understanding of high availability, SRM, fault tolerance, and other BCP/DR technologies such
as Zerto
• Ability to perform root cause analysis on all VMware products. E.g. ESX hosts, Virtual Centers, and
Virtual Machines
• Ability to administer, maintain, and troubleshoot Storage Area Networks (SAN) and Network Attached
Storage (NAS) attached to VMware environments
• Understanding of virtual environments with respect to proactive performance analysis and identification
of potential bottlenecks
• Provide support in performance monitoring, backups, reporting, Root Cause Analysis, and resolution for
VMware environments
• Ability to lead, and own projects
• Strong customer service skills
• Thorough knowledge of Active Directory
• Good knowledge of MS clustering and SQL server is a plus.
• Good grasp of Windows and Linux operating systems
• Working knowledge with multi-platform open source analytics and monitoring tools such as Grafana,
Prometheus etc.
• Working knowledge with one of the Devops Automation tools such as Chef, Anisible or Puppet

To apply for this job email your details to Graham.Gates@TechExecOnline.com

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