Senior Systems Administrator - VMware Engineering

Discipline: Information Technology
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $125000 to $145000
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Job ref: 713620
Published: 26 days ago
About the Company:
A mortgage financial services company founded in 1970.

About the role:
100% remote from any U.S. City
The Senior Systems Administrator position will reside within the Infrastructure Operations group in Technology Services. The individual will assist with the delivery of core IT capabilities within Infrastructure Operations group and will direct and coordinate the delivery of services from the three Shared Services organizations (Enterprise Architecture & Engineering, Enterprise Service Operations, and Information Security).
The Senior Systems Administrator will engage with application development teams, business leaders and peers from project inception to implementation. The position will also provide the planning, engineering, and delivery of business scalable infrastructure solutions to meet project timeline and needs while ensuring design compliance and enforcement of the latest best practices and technology standards.

  • 6 to 8 years of professional experience in Information Technology, VMware\ESXi, Virtual Machine, Cloud technologies
  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Prior experience with scripting and automation using (Python, PowerShell, PowerCLI)
  • Experience in designing secure Cloud & Virtualized Environments in multi-tenant environments
  • Experience in championing change and effectively managing project/program implementation
  • Advanced knowledge of technical project management, project implementation, infrastructure engineering
  • Advanced skill in communications and managing teams in a matrix environment
  • Understanding of HA and DR concepts as they apply to Infrastructure Designs
  • Experience with Legacy to Current Infrastructure migrations
  • As an individual contributor, responsible for designing, sizing & scaling infrastructure solutions for Application projects
  • Strong infrastructure engineering skills in one or more areas of Servers, Storage, OS, Middleware, or Networking
  • Experience with at least three of the following technologies: HP Blades, Linux, Windows, Site Recovery Manager, vRealize Operations, vCenter, vSphere