Virtualisation Technical Specialist

£40000 - £42000/annum
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An incredibly exciting opportunity has arisen for a Virtualisation Technical Specialist to join one of the UK's leading organisations


As a virtualisation technical specialist you will keep the service up to date, ensuring updates and patching is supported and delivering in-line with customer expectations.

You will be part of our new Cloud Platforms team and will play an instrumental role in managing virtualisation and cloud services.


* Ownership of the groups virtualisation, server and client suite, future proofing of the architecture and service
* Knowledge of virtualisation and storage area networking (SAN) concepts and technologies
* Knowledge & understanding of industry best practices
* Ability to understand and communicate complex technology concepts clearly
* The knowledge and skills to demonstrate broad familiarity with modern computer operating systems, including Windows and various Linux distributions


* Sound documentation skills when documenting technical systems and incidents
* Excellent interpersonal skills to ensure the provision of excellent customer service, customer management, and interaction with colleagues and peers
* Advanced technical knowledge of VMware virtualisation technologies (Hypervisor, VMware & VDI - Vsphere 5.0 & 6.0
* Experienced in some aspects of Microsoft architecture and systems, including but not limited to, MS Server OS, Group Policy and Active Directory
* Experience with storage, network and backup technologies
* Understanding of the cloud computing stack - SaaS, PaaS, IaaS
* A good understating of Active Directory. Strong knowledge of Windows OS.
* Netscaler & Cluster services
* Experience of Citrix XENDesktop would be advantageous but not essential for the role.

If you are interested in this opportunity or would like to hear more, please apply directly or send your up to date CV to Michael Coe at michael (dot) coe (at) networkerstechnology (dot) com.

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