ESX/VMWare System Administrator

Kharkiv, Ukraine

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for an ESX/VMWare Systems Administrator for our Kharkiv office to make the team even stronger.

Today we are a global team of technologists and thinkers who help transform the world with the power of software, enabling our customers to be competitive and disruptive in the marketplace through innovative technology solutions.

As an ESX/VMWare Systems Administrator, you will be a second level support. You should have in-depth, hands-on experience in VSphere (5.5+) as well as common technologies used in a VMWare environment such as Site Recovery Manager and the vRealize suite. Broad knowledge of Storage (VMAX, PURE), Networking, Hardware (UCS, Dell) and Windows/RHEL and the supporting services. Additionally, you should be familiar with scripting, i.e. PowerShell or Python – not just running manual commands off a KB – and able to run, maintain, and write basic scripts. Experience with Chef, Ansible, and/ or AWS is a plus.

Responsibilities

  • Respond to incidents and as well as handle support requests for a variety of technologies related to our Windows service;
  • Be responsible for the general health of the queue (resolving tickets, identifying trends, finding the technical cause of problems) as well as recommending process/ system changes to eliminate incoming workload, optimizing team process, and escalating where appropriate;
  • Have project responsibilities (i.e. executing some of the improvements identified by them or others on the team) and will own small projects within their respective area.

Requirements

  • At least 5+ years of experience in relevant technologies;
  • Hands-on knowledge of ESX/VMWare environment;
  • Able to work well in an ambiguous and changing environment;
  • Break/Fix, Provisioning & Decom, Patching, Migrations, Documentation;
  • Analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving system OS, software, and performance issues;
  • Experience in VSphere 5.5+ including Site Recovery Manager and vRealize;
  • Knowledge of Networking, Storage (VMAX, PURE), Hardware (UCS, Dell);
  • Experience in Windows and RHEL server lifecycles along with supporting services (AD, DHCP, DNS, etc.);
  • Additional Skills/ Technologies: Chef, Ansible, AWS;
  • Good spoken and written English level.

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Individual career path in engineering;
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports;
  • Compensation for sick lists and regular vacations;
  • English classes with native speaker (certified English teachers);
  • Other.