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Virtualisation Engineer (VMware) - DV Cleared

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Job title

Virtualisation Engineer

Job description

Location: Erskine or Hook - Onsite - Please state preferred location

Pay rate: £436pd INSIDE IR35

Duration: 3 to 6 months - View to extend

Position: Virtualisation Engineer (VMware) - DV Cleared

We are looking for a Virtualisation Engineer to join our client. To be considered for this role you must have active (used within the last 6 months) DV clearance.

We are looking for an experienced Virtualisation Engineer with expertise specifically in VMware products and technologies.

This role reports into the Virtualisation Engineering team leader and Capability lead working on various UK programmes and accounts.

Key Responsibilities

Develop, and where required deploy, the technical solution to the environments.

Creating technical documents with the ability to produce clear and concise low level design documentation as well as implementation and operation guides

Prepare scripts written in PowerCLI for automated product deployment and management.

Troubleshoot implementation or operational issues.

Contribute to knowledge tools and communities, proactively support automation and ensure learnings are shared for reuse.

The team are looking for persons that have depth as well as breadth of the product range experience, especially over the last 2 years.

Both candidates need to have core vSphere experience, and then either a mixture or complimentary experience with NSX/NSM, SRM, or vRealize

Both candidates need to security work experience including delegation of authority, eg ensuring that the right persons in certain roles have the right permissions.

Required Skills and Experience:

Strong vSphere (vCenter Server and ESXi) product experience in designing and engineering solutions including product administration, hardening and troubleshooting experience

High level of both verbal and written communication skills

Understanding of virtual and physical server infrastructure capacity, scaling and operation

Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Ability to resolve constructively conflicting pressures and stake holders.

Ability to interact and work closely with both technical and non-technical staff in the deployment of solutions across a range of levels.

The ability to manage priorities and maintain engagement across a number of projects at various phases of their life cycle.

Experience of technology design and implementation policies and practices including ITIL

Desirable Skills and Experience:

VMware NSX for Data Center skills and experience

PowerCLI/PowerShell Scripting skills and experience

VMware VSAN, vRealize Operations, vRealize Log Insight and Site Recovery Manager product experience

Hewlett Packard Enterprise ProLiant & Dell Servers experience

Understanding of security concepts including delegation of authority

HPE or Dell Storage array experience

Configuration Management

Experience of infrastructure deployment and management tooling including the use of JSON/XML files

Enterprise networking

Windows Server, Remote Desktop Services

Please apply if you have DV clearance and the suitable skills.

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