Experience:
5+ years of experience
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
9/14/2017
Job Category:
Information Services
VMware and System Center Engineer
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Job Description

VMware and System Center Engineer
Houston, TX
$100-120K +Bonus

As a member of the Server Operations team, provide day-to-day support for the global Company server infrastructure. Daily activities include Project Coordination and Planning, Server Operations PSPG's (Policies Standards Procedures Guidelines), Project Deployment, Server Environment Provisioning, Analysis & Reports, Administrative Support, Perform Data Center Analysis and Execution, and Vendor Management & Coordination.

  • Configure, Manage and Maintain System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) environment. Work closely with Desktop Operations team in managing shared Server/Desktop SCCM environment.
  • Must understand how to package and deploy software using SCCM and how to perform monthly security and software updates deployments.
  • Configure, Manage and Maintain System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) environment.
  • Work closely with all IT groups to ensure optimal server and application monitoring, proper overrides and monitoring rules, and creating custom dashboards.
  • Maintain Windows & Linux server environment including deploying new Servers, decommissioning Servers, troubleshooting issues with existing Servers and assisting other IT groups with specific server related tasks such as installing new roles and implementing security team mandated changes and guidelines.
  • Deploy, maintain and upgrade VMWare ESXi 6.x and Microsoft Hyper-V 2012/2016 hypervisors.
  • Must understand vCenter and Virtual Machine Manager and be able to perform all essential functions within both applications.
  • Respond to Level 1 thru 3 support tickets and provide timely support to other IT groups.
  • Work on IT projects and be able to see project from planning stages to completion.
  • Work with new hardware and software technologies and be able to understand and learn said technologies to become a Subject Matter Expert (SME) as needed or delegated by manager.
  • Work with the Operation Center team to provide data center support as necessary for server technologies.

Qualifications & Requirements

Education, Work Experience, Skills

  • The Server Engineer 2 must have a BA/BS in computer science, related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Must have 5+ years of overall technology experience along with 3+ years supporting major implementations in large scale Windows, Linux, VMWare and Hyper-V environments.
  • Deep technical knowledge and understanding of System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) & System Center Operations Center (SCOM).
  • Ability to support IT requests, maintain and upgrade the environments as necessary and continue to improve upon and provide value added features to IT groups.
  • Able to configure Microsoft, VMware, Hyper-V and Linux Operating systems.
  • Knowledge of Linux and Microsoft server maintenance techniques and the ability to apply them consistently across all Servers.
  • Basic coding techniques (PowerShell) and the ability to automate processes to implement and manage the server environment effectively.
  • Knowledge of networking and load balancing and fail over systems.
  • Knowledge of the application of system concepts such as DNS, VMWare vMotion, VMware Storage vMotion, Hyper-V and other server technologies.
  • Knowledge of hardware vendors and the tools associated with selected vendor products.
  • Ability to install, configure and implement hardware (rack, stack, and cabling).
  • Capable of interpreting messages/alerts from multiples systems to identify potential problems.
  • Have worked with and adhered to Change Control Management policies and implementation standards.

Deep understanding of System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) skills are required for this position.

Qualifications

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location