Job Description :
Job Title: System Administrator Job Location: Richmond, VA Duration: Contract Job Description: At least 3 years' of experience is required Advanced ESXi OS support (all server versions) including servers with SAN-attached storage required VCP certification preferred Data Center support experience preferred Active Directory experience preferred Ability to perform project work & server maintenance in a fast-paced environment Support a complex vSphere environment with 1000+ ESXi servers and 40+ vCenters Server OS support and problem resolution vSphere Hardening Installing ESXi security patches, driver updates Perform or assist with installation other vSphere Products (vsphere replication, vSAN, SRM, etc) Proven ability to resolve problems in a timely and proactive manner. Proven ability to interact with Customer and IBM teams in a positive, results oriented, professional fashion. Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills Adhere to documented Security policies and practices as well as demonstrated ability to modify vSphere settings to make the server compliant with a specified setting. Knowledge of change management process and experience planning and executing scheduled changes including developing and following written change installation procedures. Proven ability to identify and implement automations that support processes for maximum efficiency. Experience supporting Production and/or Development and Test environments Excellent organization, prioritization skills as well as proactive and energetic approach. Position requires participating in a 24x7 oncall rotation. Position requires regular off-hours work, dependent on customer change windows or incident resolution.