Job title: Cloud Systems Engineer - VMware
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Sydney
  • Insurance
Salary type: Annual
Job published: 03-10-2017
Job ID: 30005
Contact name: Dan Cobelli
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Job Description

Senior Cloud Systems Engineer - VMware

Sydney, CBD

Daily Rate Contract


Talenza is recruiting a Senior Cloud Systems Engineer contractor to join the the Cloud Hosting Team of it's large financial services client.  This team is responsible for building and maintaining the end-to-end lifecycle of Public and Private Cloud Platforms.  This role will predominantly focus on Private Cloud (VMware).



Experience Required

  • Strong knowledge of private & hybrid cloud infrastructure and ability to conduct cost/benefit analysis;
  • Appreciation and experience in working with change management parameters and ITIL processes.
  • Solid VMware vCenter 6.x and ESXi 6.x experience in relation to the following
    • Administration and configuration of vCenter, hosts and virtual machines.
    • Complex troubleshooting of issues with vCenter, hosts and virtual machines.
    • Hardware configuration, troubleshooting and patching/updating (Dell and IBM blades).
    • VMware patching (Update Manager).
    • Solid knowledge of VM and host performance statistics, for troubleshooting of issues/ resource recommendations.
    • Experience and comfort with dealing with vendors for collecting logs, logging support calls, and challenging their responses where appropriate.


Desirable Experience

  • Ideally operated within complex program/project environments;
  • Experience developing Infrastructure as a Code;
  • Experience building applications for, and deploying to, public & private cloud infrastructure.
  • Troubleshooting of issues in relation to VMware SSO domains and PSCs;
  • Scripting (automation/reporting) against VMware, SQL, hardware.


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