Administrator in Denver, CO

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Opentext   •  

Denver, CO 80202

Industry: Information Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 54 days ago

As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. #LI-POST

The opportunity:

The Virtualization Engineer will be responsible for managing and administering a growing VMware vSphere 6 environment. Virtualization Engineer duties include design, configuration, daily administration, and capacity planning of OpenText Virtualization infrastructure.

You are great at:

• Deploy, manage, and troubleshoot VMware vSphere Suite 6

• Deploy, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco UCS infrastructure.

• Upgrade existing VMware environments to the latest versions

• Install patches as required by vendors and Security directives

• Design and implement vSphere 6 ESX Clusters, HA, DRS, vSwitches, Distributed Switches and NSX

• Participate in troubleshooting, capacity planning and analysis, performance analysis activities and incident management

• Lead effort on Infrastructure as Code initiative (IaC)

What it takes:

Knowledge and Skill:

• Ability to scope and specify technical solutions

• Strong understanding of industry best practices and standards.

• Experience working with highly complex systems, and enterprise architectures

• Proven technical troubleshooting and performance tuning experience, especially in a virtual (VMWare) environment

• Experience with Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS)

• Experience working with diverse storage technologies (Block, NFS) in a virtualized environment.

• Familiarity with core TCP/IP networking concepts

• ITIL concepts strongly preferred

• Excellent time management and able to multitask

Education and Experience:

• Bachelor of Science degree or the equivalent and 5+ years of experience, of which 3 years must be relevant to virtualization

• Practical experience in deployment, management, and troubleshooting of VMware vCloud Director or similar cloud computing products preferred.

• Practical understanding of Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

• Hand on working knowledge of virtualization and cloud computing concepts and technologies

• Hand on working knowledge of vSphere 6 platform suite including but not limited to design, configuration, daily administration, capacity planning, and solving related problems

• Hands on experience with Cisco UCS

• Hands on experience with HP blade center.

• Demonstrable experience with automation and configuration tools such as PowerShell (PowerCLI), Python, Ansible.

Industry Experience:

• VCP 6 Preferred

• Cisco CCNA data center preferred

Valid Through: 2019-10-17