Virtualisation Specialist

Farnborough, Hampshire
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2 months ago

A Virtualisation Specialist is required by global organisation in their state-of-the-art Farnborough offices.

The Virtualisation Specialist will define, design and develop IT systems. You will technically lead and provide technical guidance to projects across the business and providing technical consultancy into new proposals. You will assess and administer changes to all Group IT managed systems to ensure the continual improvement of operating effectiveness and efficiency in line with the change process and IT Strategy.

What's in it for the Virtualisation Specialist?

  • Working for a recognised company with an excellent reputation

  • Excellent benefits package including contributory pension, Life Cover, income protection and much more

  • Excellent Salary

  • Working in a company who invest in their team (including certifications & subscriptions)

  • Excellent Career Development opportunities

  • You will be working within industry leading teams and people

Essential Skills for the Virtualisation Specialist:

  • Eligible for or hold SC clearanc

  • VCP certification or equivalent experience.

  • Highly skilled in the design and build of VMWare ESXi (preferably VCP6.0 or later)

  • Strong skills with storage technologies, administration and configuration is a must (vSAN would be ideal)

  • Strong skills with backup technologies is a must (Veem or Commvault would be ideal)

  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Server 2012/2016/2019 (Windows 10 advantageous)

  • Experience in VMware NSX / software defined firewalls

  • Experiencing of administering Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, GPO and other domain service functions

  • Willingness to travel occasionally, usually within the UK but occasionally overseas.

  • Able to fit into existing shift patterns covering 07:30 - 18:00 and possibly required to work occasionally outside

  • of normal office hours incl. weekends and participate in an on-call rota

  • ITIL v3.0 (or above) Framework Certificate or equivalent experience of an ITIL Service Management Implementation.

Responsibilities for the Virtualisation Specialist:

  • Provide Subject Matter Expertise against core platforms that are the responsibility of the Platform Services Team.

  • Delivering and developing secure and stable platform environments

  • Delivery of the Enterprise Technology Platforms utilised within company and its Subsidiaries

  • Supporting the IT Platforms including but not limited to all server-based operating systems, physical and virtual servers, virtualisation technologies, messaging, storage and backup.

If you have the essential skills, keen to work as an Virtualisation Specialist and wanting to work for a company who invest in their technology and Work with leading edge infrastructure and operational systems in the cloud space, then please apply via the link.


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