SWCR Senior Virtualization Engineer Specialist
HewlettPackard Enterprise is an industry leading technology company that enablescustomers to go further, faster. With the industry’s most comprehensiveportfolio, spanning the cloud to the data center to workplace applications, ourtechnology and services help customers around the world make IT more efficient,more productive and more secure.
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HPE Softwarehas a wide variety of Software Solutions and Services that allow customers to:deliver amazing applications, re-invent IT operations, optimize and monetizecustomer engagement, identify and neutralize security threats, and protect andgovern data assets. HPE Software is a fast growing business unit which supportsits customers on planning, conceptual design and implementation of softwaresolutions. Big Data has changed the software landscape and HPE is leading theway.
Experiencein virtualization environment for performance tuning, capacity planning, andpolicy creation. Facilitate the assignment of requested storage for associatedhosts/servers as indicated by the needs of the business.
Plan,configure and manage ancillary infrastructure services such as backups,recoveries, data center alerts, etc. for the enterprise.
Work closelywith the Network and Storage teams to ensure smooth intradepartmentaloperations and communicate effectively to avoid unexpected outages/downtime.
Assist withSecurity Patches; firmware upgrades; SAN switch changes and documentation oftheses infrastructure modifications as required by the business.
Create andmaintain accurate documentation on activities performed and assist withdeveloping diagrams, workflows and process maps.
Experiencingin scripting to manage/automate tasks related to VMWare and Windows platforms
Develop ameaningful set of performance metrics that indicate the overall health of theVMWare environment, including # of hosts, number of VMs, current storagecapacity, current % utilized/assigned, etc.
Experienceon other virtualization technologies like KVM, Microsoft Hyper-V,etc….
Participatein all planning, design, and implementation meetings and work with other peerson the infrastructure team to successfully provide world class support to ourCustomers.
Performcomplex hardware replacement, cabling and remote troubleshooting of serverissues.
Significanthands on experience managing and supporting a large VMWare architecture/infrastructure including the use of all required monitoring and managementtool sets.
Demonstratedworking knowledge of attaching Storage (in the form of LUNs) to VMWare Servers.This core competency will require a significant working knowledge of howvarious brands and type of storage arrays function.
Must becurrently working in or have recently worked in a large scale data centerenvironment.
Plan, size,configure and deliver both VMWare host servers and the individual VM Serversresiding on the hosts effectively and with little to no error.
Demonstratedworking knowledge of all the Linux and Windows (2003, 2008, 2012) Serveroperating systems.
Participatein an on call rotation to resolve after hours problems
Goodunderstanding of ITIL processes.
Goodcommunication and interpersonal skill are mandatory.
Education,Knowledge, and Skills Required:
Bachelordegree in Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent experiencerequired.
A minimum of8 years’ experience in VMWare Server Infrastructure
VMWareCertification will be considered an advantage
Experiencein architect, design, build and maintain VMWare ESXi 4x/5x/6x cluster.HA &DRS configuration experience is highly desired.
Experiencewith SAN & NFS storage Technologies
Must haveadvanced knowledge on VMware HA Clusters, Vmotion, Shared Storage, vCenterServer, Converters, DRS, Backup, FC & ISCSI
Ensure aVMWare environment that is built to industry best standards and is highly availableand performs at a 99.9% uptime level
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Bias foraction: We never sit still – we take advantage of every opportunity
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What do weoffer?
Extensivesocial benefits, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and sharedvalues, make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractiveemployers. At HPE our goal is to provide equal opportunities, work-lifebalance, and constantly evolving career opportunities.
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