Job Description :
VMWare Engineer
Location: Bala Cynwyd, PA
Duration: Long Term

Job Description: Sr. Infrastructure Engineer, Compute

Service Delivery Tasks to be:
Serves as a compute technology expert and coaches junior staff
Responsible for the creation of standard images for physical Servers, VMs and Desktop virtualization
Supports provisioning and de-provisioning as needed
Provides Tier 3 support as needed
Works on projects as assigned
Develops SOP’s for the operations team, including but not limited to tasks such as server builds
Develops documentation of overall data center systems architecture (infrastructure focused)
Performs compute capacity planning, management and configuration management tasks as assigned.
Conducts assigned technology vendor and solution evaluations and develops related recommendations.
Supports the development of Infrastructure services strategy and design
Uses repeatable best practices in compliance with Client architectural standards and engineering methodology

8 +Years of Relevant Experience
Solid understanding of and experience with:
o Compute infrastructure design, deployment and management
o Virtualization solutions (VMWare and Hyper-V)
o Window host environments and technologies
o Citrix Solutions
o Application virtualization
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Strong communication skills both written and verbal
Required Certifications: IT Infrastructure Library ( ITIL Foundations v3)

Knowledge of and experience with VMWare and Hyper-V best practices
Experience with Linux host environments where applicable
Relevant Certification: ITIL Intermediate v3- Service Transition, IT Planning Protection and Optimization, Service Operation, Operational Support and Analysis, Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MSCE Server, MCSE Messaging), VMware Certified Professional ( VCP),

CompTIA Servers+, CompTIA Storage+, Powered by SNIA, EMC Storage Administrator (EMCSA), EMC Storage Implementation Engineer (EMCIE), HP ASE Storage Solutions Architect, CISCO Certified Network Professional-Data Center (CCNP-Data Center)