A Virtualization Engineer job in Houston is available through Modis. No C2C, no sponsorships; local candidates only. You will have 6 to 10 years of experience in design, development and support of technology infrastructure (VMWare environment, storage, patching, virtual environments), Active Directory experience and preferably Servers On-Prem and Azure experience. You will implement automation, be responsible for DevOps capabilities, and bring new virtualization technologies to the data centers. You will be involved in executing cutting-edge systems and software in virtual environments to dramatically change the delivery of infrastructure and applications to the company's internal partners.
The Virtualization Engineer responsibilities are:
Maintain the Active Directory Infrastructure, including design and implementation of Group Policies
Responsible for the design, engineering, installation, configuration, and maintenance of our virtual server infrastructure
Installs software releases and system upgrades in the VMware environment
Monitors and fine-tunes systems to achieve optimum performance levels
Provides recommendations for hardware and system software planning and budgeting
Analyzes and resolves problems associated with servers, hardware, and software teams and determines course of action for new application initiatives
Identifies opportunities to innovate, extend and enhance service delivery
Serves as an escalation point for application support and troubleshooting, provides guidance and direction in resolution of escalated issues and/or complex production, application or system problems
Administers and maintains backup infrastructures through demonstrated knowledge of Veeam, Azure extensibilities, BackupExec, and tape libraries
Bachelor's degree (preferred)
Six + (6) years of experience with the design, development and support of technology infrastructure
Four (4) years of experience with managing a VMware environment
At least 2 years of experience with network and storage virtualization technologies (NSX, VSAN)
Experience managing Endpoint Configuration Management a plus (SCCM - System Center Configuration Manager)
VCD and/or vmWare VCP Certification preferred
Expert knowledge of:
vmWare vCenter, ESXi 5.5-6.5, vROPS, clustering rationales. Documented success of migration strategies, use cases for HA/DRS.
Excellent knowledge of applicable block and file storage protocols as related to vmWare administration, block vs file usage. Configuring replication technologies supporting virtual workloads.
Experience with server image build, deployment, and change management.
Experience with Windows Server. 2008 through 2016. Must be able to support 2003 through 2016. Deep understanding of server deployment strategies and server roles.
Experience with SOX and other compliance audits
Travel 0-25 %
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