Hypervisor Administrator (Rome, Italy)
Updated: Mar 20
Client: United Nations
Location: Rome, Italy (Relocation required / No remote work available)
Estimated Start Date: ASAP
Initially, 100% remote work is possible until the COVID-19 situation improves. After this, relocation is expected and required.
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IdealStaffs Consulting is looking for a candidate with strong implementation, support and troubleshooting experience in large operational environments of Hypervisor Administration infrastructure.
The consultant will participate in the administration and operations of VMware, Hyper-V and Oracle VM services.
Also it may be requested to provide ‘stand-by’ services during weekends, holidays and outside of the normal working hours.
Duties and Responsibilities
Support the daily administration and design of a complex global multiple hypervisor infrastructure.
Follow up on daily basis on service requests, incidents and changes.
Create and manage content using different hypervisor managers; VMs, templates, roles and users.
Perform installations and maintenance of VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hypervisor, and Oracle VM.
Support the daily monitoring, reporting, alerting, and troubleshooting of complex environments
Create and maintain detailed technical and graphical documentation using common tools
Implement automation of virtualized environments using VMware APIs
Develop and update standard operating procedures for common tasks.
Proficiency with Microsoft SCOM and other monitoring tools for alerting and troubleshooting
The scope of work includes “stand-by” services on a rotation basis during weekends, holidays and outside of normal working hours
4+ years of experience in system administration of Hyper-V and Windows
Good knowledge of VMware 6.x infrastructure including ESXi, vCenter, and Horizon View.
Good knowledge of Microsoft Hyper-V and SCVMM
Good knowledge of shell scripting (PowerShell, Perl, bash, …)
Good knowledge of Unix
Knowledge of Storage Area Networks, LAN, WAN, ISCSI and Internet technologies and protocols
Desirable: Knowledge and experience with Oracle VM.
Desirable: Certifications: VMware, Windows, Linux
Desirable: knowledge of backup principals and software (preferably EMC Avamar, alternatively EMC Networker, Symantec NetBackup )
Desirable: Experience supporting, HPE Blade and Rack systems, HPE OneView,
Desirable: Experience supporting Dell Compellent, 3Par a plus
Desirable: Experience supporting SQL DBs.
Desirable: Experience managing a hybrid cloud environment (AWS, Azure).
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Experience working with an IT service management (ITSM) ticketing system.
Proficient in English.