Job Description

VMware Server Resource
Job Number: 21-06948
 
Use your skills where innovative technology solutions begin. Eclaro is looking for a VMware Server Resource for our client in Mississauga, Canada
 
Eclaro’s client is a leading technology solutions provider, collaborating with customers to manage their needs and achieve success in their business goals. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
 
Responsibilities:
  • Provides day to day support for the virtual infrastructure including new system delivery, installation and configuration of servers and other infrastructure products
  • Performs day to day operation of EMC Isilon (scale out network-attached storage platform)
  • Performs system configuration and administration of Compute Environment of HPE (Hewlett Packard Enterprise) Rack/Blade servers
  • Provides Tier 1 support for the virtual infrastructure by using standard management tools provided and recommended by the vendor
  • Provides daily monitoring of storage and virtualization devices and ensure they are optimally tuned and within normal operating ranges
  • Takes proactive measures to mitigate out or range threshold
  • Provides direct support for the planning, coordination, upgrade, enhancement and implementation of systems and software
  • Analyzes systems requirements in response to user requirements, risks, and costs by collaborating with management and system administrators
  • Owns problem remediation including analysis, recommendation, and implementation
  • Contributes to long term capacity planning, Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP), including developing Runbook Activities, Standard Operating Procedures, and Reference Architectures
  • Ensures stable performance through performance monitoring and tuning. Implements new and additional technologies that will improve the virtual infrastructure
  • Participates in backup and recovery procedures and participate in recovery testing and D/R exercises
  • Manages and ensures that ticket queues are being properly addressed by Tier 1 team in the time outlined by SLA's
  • Participates in establishing and maintaining policies and procedures
  • Participates in execution of Change Management, Problem Management, and Incident Management calls
  • Assisting with the resolution of escalated issues and actively participating in problem management activities
 
Qualifications:
  • Associates degree in Information Systems/Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering from an accredited college or university, or a related field or equivalent education and experience
  • Five (5) years' experience of VMware and other hypervisor administration, inclusive of three (3) years experience of managing storage infrastructure
  • Experience in working in medium to large environment
  • VMware Certified Professional Certificationsor Storage Certifications required within six (6) years of hire date
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms
  • Hands-On Knowledge HPE server products including Rack mount and Blade infrastructure
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Knowledge HPE server products including g Rack mount and Blade infrastructure and managing it thru HPE-One View or equivalent management tools
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts
  • Ability to support multi-vendor virtualization technologies, Storage and Server hardware environments
  • Ability to work in a large scale, fast paced, and cross-functional team environment
  • Knowledge of fundamental hardware concepts: disk, memory, CPU, NIC, HBA, firmware, RAID, performance concepts (I/O, paging, swapping, system calls), iSCSI, Fibre Channel, Ethernet, firmware
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • VMware Certified Professional Certifications
  • EMC Storage Certification / HPE Storage Certifications
  • HPE Server Certification
 
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
 
If interested, you may contact:
Greg Papalexis
Greg.Papalexis@eclaro.com
646-849-5359
 
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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