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System Administrator-VM Ware

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Your Role and Responsibilities
  • This role is performed by technical professionals who specialize in providing perform services to clients on hardware and software components. Activities include operation and maintenance of operating systems across multiple platforms, middleware applications, various database technologies, high availability solutions and load balancing. Job responsibilities for this role include, but are not limited to, the following: operation and maintenance of operating systems and platform support, database administration, capacity planning, performance management, security compliance. Support is also provided for systems management tools which monitor the operational status of the environment.
  • The employee focuses on individual/team/department/ operational objectives. Skills: Environment: Professional knowledge related to incumbent's department or function. Communication/Negotiation: Engaged as an independent professional. Ability to articulate and compare alternatives approaches. Negotiate with specified objectives. Problem Solving: Recognize problems related to project objectives.
  • Creativity and judgment applied to professional technical, or operational problems. Independently generates solutions, based on analytical skills & business knowledge. Challenge the validity of given procedures and processes to enhance and improve or develop complementary adjustments /solutions. Contribution/Leadership: Works on special projects, or leads small teams, or manages routine technical/ operational activities or departments (national or international). Understands departmental mission and vision. Provides advice in technical/operational domain of specialization.
  • Generally controls own work priorities and methods requiring tradeoffs. Impact on Business/Scope: Accountable for individual or team, or department results, and for the impact of the results on functional activities. Participates in overall departmental program planning. May have budgetary responsibility. Contributes by supporting activities that are subject to business measurements, impact customer satisfaction, or impact immediate costs or expenses.

Required Professional and Technical Expertise
3 years experience in the following:
  • vSphere 5.x and 6.x to include vCenter Server for Windows, vCenter Server Linux Appliance and VMware ESXi
  • vRealize Operations Manager (vROPs/vCOPS)
  • VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM)
  • IBM/Lenovo System X Hardware
  • Intel (IBM, HP and Dell) Server Hardware
  • VMware NSX
  • VMware PowerCLI
  • VMware Upgrade experience (5.x to 6.x)
  • Customer Service Skills

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
Preferred certification or basic knowledge / experience in the following:
  • VMware certification
  • Mid-level Microsoft Windows 2008/2012 experience
  • Fibre Channel / iSCSI / NFS Technologies / IBM SVC
  • VCE vBlock / vSAN
  • VMware HCX
  • VMware vShield
  • Horizon 5.x and 6.x
  • vCenter Automation Center (vCAC) - vCloud
  • Cisco UCS Hardware
  • Cisco UCS Manager / Central management
  • HyTrust

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Your Life @ IBM

About IBM

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Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-08-10 Expires: 2019-09-09

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