As the Senior Platform Engineer, you will be responsible for the implementation and operational support of all aspects of clients Virtualization Infrastructure. This Infrastructure supports servers, desktops, terminal servers, networks, application virtualization and storage. The successful candidate will possess a solid understanding of VMware virtualization products and be able to troubleshoot and resolve software, hardware, configuration and operational problems across the VMware and Wintel platforms. Knowledge of multiple vendor technologies and platforms including VMware, Microsoft Windows, HP, and Cisco UCS is required. Must be able to manage multiple projects and a team of resources as well as recommending and implementing automation processes to existing infrastructure.
Maintain EMC and NetApp Storage Environments
Manage World Wide Backup Infrastructure based on Commvault
Incorporate DR requirements and needs into the storage/backup design.
Identify performance requirements and constraints.
Document process and train System Operations for execution
Coordinate regularly with management on solution plans and status.
Mentor and lead less senior system engineers
Bachelor s degree in computer science certification, or additional professional training preferred
Act as a level three engineer for Storage and Backup issues
Advanced technical knowledge of VMware virtualization technologies (vCenter, vSphere, ESXi, DRS, vMotion, HA, FT, DRS, SRM, CapIQ, VCM...)
Advanced technical knowledge of VDI technologies, VMware View, Citrix XenApp and Xendesktop
Advanced experience with Microsoft Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003 & 2008, 2012, Windows 7 8.1
Experience in deploying Windows Azure services
Experience with static desktop and dynamic desktop supporting technologies such as Thin Cloning, Provisioning, Application Virtualization (App-V)
Experience with Storage Network Technologies and boot from SAN
Technical knowledge of HP and Cisco hardware, particularly blade technology,
Knowledge of Windows scripting / programming skills
Excellent written and oral communication and technical documentation skills
Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline intensive environment
Self-motivated and strong organizational skills
MCSE, MCITP desirable
6+ years of experience with architecture described above
Ability to communicate well both verbally and written to senior leadership
For further information/to apply please send CVs to email@example.com or call 00966581500348.