Windows ADS (with Windows Server, VMWare) Architect

Confidential Company  •  Washington, DC

11 - 15 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/25/17 by Cynet Sytems
Washington, DC
11 - 15 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/25/17 by Cynet Sytems

Job Title: Windows ADS (with Windows Server, VMWare) Architect? - Direct Hire / Full Time / Perm

Job Location: Washington, DC

Job Type: Full Time / Perm / Direct Hire + Benefits

“US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.”

 

Job Description:

Requirement Summary:

  • Overall 10+ years of experience as ?tower ?Lead, working with Onsite/ Offshore Teams with the the following technologies
  • Experience working Active Directory Services Design, Upgrade, Migration, Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Windows Server Platform (2003/08/12) Installation, Administration
  • Expertise in managing VMware Environments (Including VCenter, VMotion)
  • Proficient MS tools SCCM, SCOM and possibly some experience in MS Exchange, Citrix, SharePoint, IIS and Windows Tools/ Apps

Requirement Detail?:

  • Experience and Expertise on Windows2008 r2, 2012Network services – Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, IIS, RAS, Group Policies, FTP & SFTP etc.
  • Good Understanding of virtualization technology (Hyper-V and VMware)
  • Overall knowledge and understanding on DC’s, physical hardware placements, racking, cabling etc.
  • Experience on VMware ESX 3.5, 5.0, 5.5, 6.0 vSphere would be preferable.
  • Experience in P2V, vMotion and VMware vCenter administration.
  • Good hands on Experience in diagnostics & troubleshooting of ESX server environment.
  • Good understanding of HA and DRS environment.
  • Experience in performance tuning of VMware servers and Virtual sessions and management of servers resources between virtual machines.
  • Knowledge of monitoring tools like Solarwinds, NetCool
  • Knowledge of Patch management using tools like WSUS, SCCM
  • Knowledge of ITSM and ITIL frameworks – Change Management, Incident and Problem Management. Participated in Root Cause Analysis. Exposure to ServiceNow ticketing tool.
  • Excellent in PowerShell scripting and task automation work with measurable outputs and operational efficiencies
  • Good at dealing with hardware and OEM vendors for support and troubleshooting purpose for H/W break fix and large platform/server upgrades/migration is required
  • Good at dealing and coordinating with multiple teams/stakeholders within the support structure, in order to run the daily operations smoothly
  • Excellent written & spoken communication skills with very good customer facing and stakeholder management skills at a multi geography level is must
  • Sr System administrator capable of handling  team in both offshore and onsite model
  • Capable to deliver the 24x7 support model for Server infrastructure
  • Technically strong and capable in designing the complex server infrastructure
  • Excellent communication and presentation skill
  • Should have knowledge in multiple operating systems ( Windows , Unix , VMware ) and good skill in the Server , storage platform
  • Should be able to lead the team and capable to do the capacity and problem management
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