Principal Virtualization Engineer


Santa Rosa, CA

Industry: Software


5 - 7 years

Posted 365 days ago

  by    Dale Correa

This job is no longer available.

Our client, a well-established scientific instrumentation manufacturer, has an immediate one-year assignment for a Principal Virtualization Engineer experienced with Horizon View, UEM and Workspace One. This position will preside over the entire VMWare infrastructure, which includes design, architecture and daily operations. Duties include helping with the design of VI replication architecture, creating NOC components to monitor the VI environment, and working with vendors to resolve problems. Note: This is a one-year W2 temporary employment position.  

Positions Duties:

  • Assess, design, build and support Virtual Infrastructures (VI) including server and storage platforms using both on premise and various cloud technologies
  • Assess, design, build and support Virtual Desktop Infrastructures (VDI)
  • Conduct research and provide all levels of support for issues pertaining to VI
  • Develop, implement and maintain design and operational documentation as it relates to VI
  • Develop, in conjunction with NetworkEngineering, the necessary NOC components to monitor the VI environment
  • Tune and optimize VI environment for performance and scaling
  • Interact with vendor(s) for problem resolution

Position Requirements:

  • A Bachelordegree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • A minimum of 4 years working as a Virtualization Engineer utilizing VMware Infrastructure tools    
  • Workspace ONE configurations and ties to vRA catalog
  • 2 years’ experience with Horizon View                                                                                
  • Understanding of DevOps processes                                                                       
  • Microsoft Azure experience
  • How AD/GPO apply to OU’s                                                                                  
  • Using nested global groups                                                                       
  • Experience with SCCM/SCOM as it pertains to virtualization
  • vRO & vRA automation processes
  • Experience in Project Management (Agile/Kanban/Scrum)
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
$160K - $180K