CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. VMware Cloud Engineer in Reston, Virginia

VMware Cloud Engineer

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VMware Cloud Engineer

Category: Development/Engineering

City: Reston, Virginia, United States

Position ID: J1218-0094

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI has an immediate need for a VMware Cloud Engineer to join our financial services team in Reston, VA. This is an exciting full-time opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.

This is the chance to further advance your career. Why?

• We partner with 15 of the top 20 banks globally, and our top 10 banking clients have worked with us for an average of 26 years!

• Full-time opportunity to become a member of a stable, growing organization with over $8.5 billion+ in annual revenue

• We have over 73,000+ CGI Members in 40 countries and over 5k+ loyal Clients who are leveraging our end-to-end services across the globe

• We offer a competitive total compensation package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid vacation, and much more – and all CGI benefits begin on your first day of employment!

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The VMWare Engineer will be responsible for providing professional and effective technical services to the client organization. The selected candidate will work independently on multiple concurrent tasks in a highly dynamic environment with strong customer service skills, teaming skills and the ability to collaborate within a cross functional team. The candidate will be able to assess Vmware environments, identify remediation issues, and support migrations from older clusters running ESXi 5.0 to newer clusters ESXi 6.0. Ability to troubleshoot UCS is desirable. Added value if the candidate has worked on data center migrations moving workload from one data center to another.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

The selected candidate will have:

• System engineering and administration experience in Windows environment with substantial knowledge of the windows server 2008 through 2012R2.

• Strong working knowledge of Windows Image creation, hardening, troubleshooting performance and stability issues.

• Experience with CISCO UCS , Storage technologies is preferable.

• Strong working knowledge for PowerShell, Installing windows images, COTs product, troubleshooting windows server.

• Experience with migrating Windows VMs using VMware convertor or PlateSpin.

Skillset

• Must have 4+ years of experience and hands on experience working with large scale ESXi hypervisor in the VMware and Windows Server environments.

• System engineering and administration experience in Windows environment with substantial knowledge of the Windows server 2008 through 2012R2.

• Strong working knowledge of Windows Image creation, hardening, troubleshooting performance and stability issues. • Experience with CISCO UCS , Storage technologies is preferable.

• Strong working knowledge for PowerShell, Installing windows images, COTs product, troubleshooting windows server.

• Experience with migrating Windows VMs using VMware convertor or PlateSpin.

• Must be able to work independently on multiple concurrent tasks in a highly dynamic environment with strong customer service skills, teaming skills and the ability to collaborate within a cross functional team.

• Added value if worked on data center migrations moving workload from one datacenter to another.

• Be able to assess Vmware environment and identify remediation Issues

• Support migrations from older clusters running ESXi 5.0 to newer clusters ESXi 6.0

• Ability to troubleshoot UCS desirable.

• Specific skills include:

• Install, configure and maintain VMware vSphere ESXi 6.5 hypervisor and vSphere components including HA, DRS and SDRS.

• Perform daily VMware and server administration, maintenance and upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations.

• Utilize Site Recovery Manager (SRM) for disaster recovery failover.

• Manage vCenter Server inventory, objects, and licenses.

• Handle configuration and troubleshooting of networking (vSwitch, PortGroups, vNetwork)

• Configure Cluster Distributed Resource Scheduler and High Availability.

• Create and manage VMFS and NFS Datastores.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field

Skills:

  • VMware

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com .

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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