Must have excellent knowledge of the following technologies :
Good to have knowledge of these technologies :
Responsible for Virtualization / x86 hardware infrastructure.
Proficient in writing in scripts to avoid manual / time consuming day to day operational activities.
Monitor, troubleshoot and capacity planning of VMware / x86 hardware infrastructure and take proactive actions when needed.
Management of vCenters and services like, snapshot,vMotion,vDS,vSwitch,dvSwtich,HA,DRS,Datastore Cluster, etc..
Upgrades / patching for ESXi / vCenter
Planning and leading P2V / V2V / P2P migrations using Platespin / VMware converter.
Disaster Recovery tests with VMware SRM.
Responsible for configuring Rack servers or Blade Enclosures with management softwares, like HP Oneview, DELL OME, HP SIM.
Responsible for firmware update on Enclosure components.
Network / Storage configuration and troubleshooting such as vLAN,SAN / NAS and troubleshoot connectivity issues.
Co-ordinate with Vendor for the faulty hardware replacement of x86 Hardware.
Contribute to document and review standards and operational procedures.
Follow internal processes at all time (ITIL, time tracking, escalation).
Work closely with peers worldwide by taking part in periodic meetings and sharing knowledge.
Virtualization experience in an Enterprise environment (Design, Migration, Implementation, and Performance Optimization).
Installing VMware vSphere (vCenter, ESXi, vDS, HA, DRS, vMotion, etc..)
Experience in P2V / V2V / P2P migrations using Platespin / VMware converter.
Experience in other Vmware technologies including SRM, vRealize Operations Manager, etc..
Experience in configuring x86 Hardware (HP / Dell Rack and Blade Enclosures) and knowledge about latest connectivity modules.
Experience in configuring HP Oneview / DELL OME / HP SIM.
Must have good understanding of Network and Storage concepts like vLAN,SAN,NAS,connectivity, etc..
Experience in updating firmware on Enclosure components.
Proficiency in base scripting languages, Python / PowerShell / Powercli or similar languages.