About the Job
Managed IT Services Provider is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer who will be focusing on Virtualization within MS Windows environment.
8+ years of experience designing, implementing, administering a variety of server, storage and virtualization platforms.
Experience working for a MSP. Ability to multitask and switch between project work and responding to customer’s requests.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems 2003/2008/2012 Server OS including installation, configuration, patching, upgrading, performance monitoring, and troubleshooting. Advanced knowledge of Active Directory with Group Policies, DNS, DHCP and DFS.
Strong automation/scripting skills.
Mid-level knowledge of Unix/Linux administration.
Expert level knowledge of VMware vSphere, Horizon View and AirWatch. Familiarity with other virtualization/VDI platforms (KVM, Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer).
Experience designing and managing Storage Area Network and Hyper-Converged Solutions (EMC, Dell, NetApp, Hitachi, Pure Storage, Simplivity, Nutanix, and etc.)
Experience with migrations to public clouds (AWS, Azure, GCP).
Strong knowledge of MS Exchange 2007-2016 and migrations to O365.
Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to provide superior customer service and maintain cooperative working relationships with peers.
Bachelor’s Degree in IT or a related technical field.
Current Microsoft and VMware certifications.