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Hybrid Cloud Administrator

  • Location: North Barrington, Illinois, 60010
  • Salary: 32.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Leading Global Innovator Seeks Contractor for the Following:

Position: Hybrid Cloud Administrator

Location: North Barrington Illinois 60010

Term: 9 Months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Operate, maintain, improve and monitor, VMWare Farms, storage, servers (virtual and physical), and show willingness of continual self-improvement in your areas of responsibility.
  • Day to day MSSQL, Oracle, MongoDB administration.
  • Manage Azure monitor & Log analytics to monitor cloud & on-prem compute & storage uptime, availability, capacity & other performance metrics.
  • Manage update management activities for hypervisor, storage & compute.
  • Manage hardware refresh, break fix, installation & maintenance.
  • Manage backup technologies - Commvault backup \ VMware snapshot technologies \ VSAN
  • Manage in NetApp storage\ Tegile storage\ Cloud storage
  • Manage Hyper-V cluster, SQL cluster, windows clusters.
  • Provide L1 support for US time zone and be available for on call during nights & weekends as part of global shift roster.
  • Provide L2 operations in US time zone for day-to-day incident management & request fulfillment.
  • Proceeds with assigned day-to-day IT operations activities remotely.
  • Responds to operations related enquiries, may act as 1st point of contact in subject matters.
  • Elaboration of security concepts and guarantee of compliance with security requirements.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 8+ years of relevant work experience within the IT infrastructure area with a background of IT Backend operations.
  • Profound knowledge of Windows Server Systems and ability for self-improvement in new IT Infrastructure technologies and architecture.
  • Good knowledge in Active Directory and IT backend operations.
  • Basic in scripting with PowerShell or other scripting tools.
  • Basic in Microsoft Security Guidelines.
  • Good experience in one of the following technologies: System Center Configure Manager 2012R2, System Center Operations Manager 2012R2, PKI.
  • Good administrative experience with Virtual environments.
  • Good understanding of network technologies and principles.
  • Good knowledge of ITIL.
  • Good Knowledge in Cloud technologies.
  • Basic experience with Backup solutions.
  • General knowledge of Linux distributions (CentOS/Red Hat/Ubuntu) installing, configuring and security hardening.
  • Ability to install/remove server hardware from racks with a focus on clean wire management and labeling.
  • An understanding of storage systems with a focus on NetApp management, volume, LUN creation and NFS mounts.
  • Ability to troubleshoot server hardware issues and work with vendors to reach final resolution.
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple assignments simultaneously, while focusing on delivery quality.
  • Ability to use initiative when needed.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Quick learner and efficient ability to get into new technologies and architectures.

Even better if you have:

  • A university degree in Computer Science or similar.
  • Good knowledge in Office 365.
  • Experience in Microsoft SQL would be an advantage.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!