Windows/VMware Specialist

Employer: confidential
Domain:
  • Customer Support - Client Service
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • nationwide
    Updated at: 14.12.2017
    Requirements

    Required:
    • Experience in Virtual infrastructure administration and operation service delivery
    • Strong knowledge on the above technologies
    • Familiarity with RAID disk technologies & SAN infrastructure
    • Familiarity with network infrastructure
    • Familiar with virtualization technologies: VMware, Citrix, Hyper-V
    • Be proficient in at least 1 product and solution(s) like ESXi/vCenter, Xen/XenServer/XenDesktop etc
    • Ability to deploy Citrix
    • Ability to deploy VMware, vCenter and ESXi
    • Ability to perform proper configuration of clusters, virtual switching and virtual machines
    • Excellent communication skills and team player
    • Fluency in English (written and spoken)
    Nice to have:
    • ITIL Certified
    • Soft skills for mentoring junior team members
    • Ability to conceptualise problems
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Experience with system monitoring tools and data analysis
    • Bachelor degree, with a technical major such as Engineering or Computer Science

    Responsibilities

    • Perform daily system administration tasks, including upgrades, Patch & Security patch management and maintain regulatory controls
    • Ensure optimal performance of all systems running within the virtual environment through proactive tuning and preventive maintenance
    • Perform daily systems checks and correct any issues
    • Monitor systems performance and recommend adjustments to system parameters to ensure optimum performance and response time
    • Prepare/compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports
    • Maintain security and data integrity
    • Implement and support audit and compliance regulations as per requirements
    • Manage escalation issues to the third level support teams and vendors
    • Support of a multi UCS domain and VMware environment
    • Work closely with application teams on troubleshooting issues as well as planning requirements for new virtual servers
    • Maintain and restore VM “backups “and Snapshots
    • Update system and process documentation and user guides as needed
    • Maintenance of datacenter infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues for the specific competency
    • Troubleshoot performance issues, troubleshoot OS configuration and hardware failures and apply fixes
    • Event Management (analyze alerts and logs)
    • Incident handling
    • Problem resolution
    • Root Cause Analysis
    • Initiate, assess, test, verify, document and quality assure system updates
    • Create and implement change requests for incidents/problems as needed