Senior Virtualisation and Cloud Engineer

ARM Information Technology
London (Greater)
£45k - £55k pa
01 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an accomplished engineer with extensive virtualisation and cloud skills?

Do you have experience with SDDC VMware technologies and hold a current VCP?

Do you want to work with exciting projects for customers including media, finance, telecoms and utility organisations?

If the answer is yes to these questions, then look no further... hit apply now!

Senior Virtualisation and Cloud Engineer
£45,000 to £55,000 pa + benefits

Who are they?
A specialist IT and Networks consultancy offering a wide variety of opportunities to work within challenging and exciting environments with major clients in Global Media, Banking, Government, Telecoms and Utilities.

What are they looking for?
My client want to recruit a Senior Engineer into their Virtualisation and Cloud practice.
The chosen candidate will have expertise in Infrastructure, Virtualisation and Cloud technologies and will have been a member of a team designing, deploying and/or operating a data center and/or Cloud services in a medium to large organisations, with High Availability, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity requirements.

As well as good understanding of high-level business and technical requirements, you will be able to translate those into low-level solution designs. As such the candidate will have a good understanding of design, build and test practices and will themselves be experienced in writing HLDs, LLDs and delivering changes into a Production environments.

The successful candidate will have a working knowledge and be able to support key ITSM processes and procedures, specifically under the ITIL framework and be able to operate in an ITIL structured environment. Understanding of development life-cycle methods and methodologies such as Agile and Scrum in particular, will be a beneficial.

The ideal candidate will be able to quickly learn new technologies, understand market trends and
emerging technologies in order to investigate opportunities and utilize these to provide cost
effective solutions to our customers.

The ideal candidate with have a mix of the following experience;
· Data Center, Infrastructure and Cloud Design, Configure, Test and Operations experience
· Detailed understanding of SDDC architecture for Private, Public and Hybrid Clouds
· Ability to effectively liaise with teams supporting IT and network infrastructure
· Detailed understanding of HLD/LLD documentation
· Understanding of network and IT infrastructure security

What technical skills will you need?
· Good understanding and hands-on with some of the following (not all):
o VMware vSphere 6.x
o VMware vRealize Operations 6.x
o VMware vRealize Log Insight 4.x
o VMware vRealize Automation
o VMware vRealize Orchestration
· Scripting skills such as Powershell, Bash or Python

· A current VMware certification is needed for the role such as VCP, VCAP, VCIX

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