Enterprise Application Consultant

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Enterprise Application Consultant

Nashville, TN

Required Technical and Professional Expertise:
  • 3+ years' experience with VMware ESXi, ESX 6.x, vCenter 6.x, vsphere, including the planning, deployment, configuration and administration of host systems and virtual machines
  • Knowledge of storage concepts: vSAN, NAS, RAID, Storage Groups, volumes, etc.
  • Solid foundational knowledge in server, networking, archiving, security and storage disciplines
  • Must possess system-level knowledge of the underlying operating system (Windows, UNIX)
  • Knowledge of ITIL/ITSM service management practices, specifically incident management, change management and problem management
Preferred Professional Experience:
  • Administration experience for Microsoft Windows 2008/2012
  • Proven experience with PowerShell Scripting: used Powershell to automate repetitive tasks, fix issues, simplify complex processes and produce reports
  • Configuration/operability of Cisco & Client hardware. Must have worked on blade chassis with particular attention to switch configuration and the network fundamentals behind LACP and LAG configuration
  • Proven understanding of MPIO on various operating systems
  • Proven experience working with VMware ESXi 6.x, 6.X on virtual desktop infrastructure. Excellent practical knowledge of vMotion, DRS, VMware HA/Clustering, Host Isolation, Virtual Center, SRM and vRops
  • Proven migration experience with vSphere upgrades in large environments (V2V, P2V)
  • Proven experience in troubleshooting complex production network issues with multiple teams and vendor engagements.
  • Excellent understanding of virtual and physical network stacks and their topologies troubleshooting vSphere performance issues with vRops.
  • Has prepared dashboards on vrops
  • Experience working on preparing documents & runbooks for peers & L2 teams
  • Guiding junior resources & being a team player
  • Experience on VDI environment will be an added advantage
Duties Include:
  • ┬áManage VMware ESXi and VCenter Server (VMware 6.5) environment including 3,000 VMs across multiple physical locations.
  • Assist in supporting Windows and RHEL systems from a virtualization perspective.
  • Ensure configuring LUN and Fiber Channel protocols are met to company standard.
  • Ensure virtual environment is monitored effectively.
  • Evaluate, design, and implement complex business and infrastructure projects.
  • Participate in hardware and/or software lifecycle initiatives.
  • Provide capacity planning reports, define and maintain KPIs of virtual ecosystem.
  • Create and maintain programmatic and technical documentation to ensure efficient planning and execution.
  • Manage and document system configurations.
  • Maintain and support third-party ancillary applications.
  • Drive technical service resolution and maintain high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Detect and resolve matters of significance and implement corrective action as needed.
  • Participate in a 24x7 on call


Job ID: 18-00478

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