About the Job
Job Description & Responsibilities :
Candidate must have experience in windows Server Load Balancing, Server performance Tuning ,automating Windows Server Administration activities using Puppet or any other configuration management tool are preferred but not mandatory.
Proficient on VMware technologies like : -VMware High-Availability, VMware vMotion, VMware DRS, VMware vCenter and vCenter Update Manager, - VMware vCenter and Web console
VMWare Infrastructure Administration, Installation and management (vCenter Server - vCSA, ESXi servers, Virtual Machines, DELL / HP hardware’s and L2 , L3 switches)
Strong Knowledge on Installing, Configuring SAN, NAS, DAS storages in the environment.
Candidate should be proficient in managing fleet of Windows Machines running applications like IIS, FTP, Active Directory, etc.
Deep level troubleshooting skills on OS / Hardware related problems and extensive knowledge on Disaster Recovery.
Expertise on Microsoft Distributed File System administration / support experience on Microsoft NTFS, File Server Resource Manager.
Excellent Knowledge of RAS / VPN, Web Servers, Clusters and Storage.
Installations for security patches, functional patches and version upgrades
Performance tuning and Implement Hardening of ESX servers
Snapshot, HA, DRS & Cloning background process.
OS / ESXi upgradations builds and patches through Update manager
Backups / Monitoring of Critical VMs using tools like vROPS, Veeam Backup
Ensure maximum uptime according to the SLA
Responsible for building / maintaining a test environment
Suggests new technologies and design changes
Planning Backup / Restoration Strategy for 24x7 operation support
Suggesting patches / upgrades to maintain security level
Required & Desired Skills :
Operating Systems : Windows Server, Desktop OS and Linux
Server Monitoring : Ganglia, Zenoss, Solar Winds, HP Insight Manager ETC
Disaster Recovery Technologies
System Provisioning : SCCM, KACE, MDT, WDS
Authentication : Active Directory, Azure AD
Virtualization : VMWare, Hyper-V
Scripting : PowerShell, Cmd
Database : MSSQL, MongoDB
Server Monitoring : Nagios, SolarWinds
Knowledge of Microsoft Project or Project.netKey Competencies and Behaviors :
Strategic Thinking / Setting Winning Goals : Helps with setting winning goals for the department which supports Company goals.
Considers the longer-term impact of day-to-day decisions. Considers department goals when prioritizing day-to-day work and projects.
Accountability : Takes ownership of issues to get resolutions benefiting the company.
Problem Solving / Analysis : Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
Leadership : Influences other groups within organization and provides proactive feedback to higher ups.
Teamwork / Collaboration : Role models high sense of ownership and urgency. Leads effective cross-disciplinary teams considering different interests, goals and personalities.
Customer Focus : Makes and meets internal customer commitments, including closing customer issues in a timely manner.
What You Need for this Position
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