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Virtualization Engineer

  • Location: Enon, 45323
  • Salary: $43.12 - $48.12 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Position: Virtualization Engineer
Location: Enon, OH
Term: 3 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Full-service management of the VMWare environment.
  • Full-service management of the storage platforms (public and private cloud).
  • Flexible work schedule (will require non-normal working hours for certain migration and support activities).
  • Lifecycle management of Standard Operating Procedures and Knowledge Base.
  • Collaboration with other teams ensuring a smooth transfer of tickets as appropriate.
  • Lead and drive continuous improvement opportunities with respect to stabilizing, standardizing, consolidating, and transforming our teams’ services to our internal customers.
  • Build strong internal customer relationships to ensure we are aligned to customer and business needs while prioritizing key initiatives.
  • Maintain a payment card industry complaint infrastructure environment.
  • Support annual internal and external audits and maintain necessary change management and documentation.
  • Maintain awareness of changing IT trends and regulations which might impact the company.
  • Develop strategies that will mitigate any incoming risks and/or take advantage of any future benefits.
  • Work within established configuration and change management policies ensuring awareness, approval and success of changes made to the areas of responsibility.
  • Provides guidance and direction on problems, solutions, system parameters and modifications.
  • Conducts operational walkthroughs to ensure completeness, accuracy, and efficiency of systems, programs, or solutions to business problems.
  • Proposes changes in operations and/or established systems to enhance controls or improve efficiencies through better use of technology.
  • Responsible for identifying resource needs and leveraging staff augmentation to obtain the skill sets needed to scale based on forecasted workloads.
  • Ability to work with a team of peers to ensure project and directional alignment within the infrastructure department.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • 10+ years of overall work experience.
  • 5+ years relevant professional IT experience.
  • Direct experience with VMWare (VCF, vRNI, VRealize, vSAN).
  • Creation & management of operational knowledge base articles.
  • Demonstrated expertise with Word, Excel, and other MS Office suite applications.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to research and resolve issues.
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and track multiple projects concurrently.
  • Excellent project management skills and ability to keep projects on target and within budget.
  • Proficient knowledge in computer hardware and software systems and remote support.
  • Excellent understanding of intra-department functions and operations.
  • Ability to perform repeated bending, standing, and reaching.
  • Ability to lift to 40 pounds.

Even better if you have:
  • Direct Experience with NetApp and Azure NetApp.