Windows/VMware Server Support Specialist

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Windows/VMware Server Support Specialist




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Job Description

My Dublin based client is looking for an experienced VMWare specialist to join their team.

Windows/VMware Server Support Specialist

Role Description.

This role will support business-as-usual server, directory, and virtualisation operations.

Roles and Responsibilities.

  1. Installation and configuration of operating system images.
  2. Management and maintenance of directory services
  3. Troubleshooting of performance issues on servers
  4. Management of server virtualisation infrastructure
  5. Patching and upgrading of virtualisation infrastructure
  6. Design and expansion of virtualisation clusters
  7. Responding to and fixing calls escalated within OLA / SLA.
  8. Auditing and reporting, as required
  9. Creation and maintenance of documentation, as necessary

Skills Required.

Technical skills (Essential).

• Excellent Knowledge of Windows Server 2008 R2 & 2012)

• Excellent knowledge of VMware vSphere 6.0 or later and VMware Site

Recovery Manager

• Excellent Knowledge of Active Directory 2008 R2 (incl. Wins, DNS, DHCP)

• Good knowledge of Scripting, preferably PowerShell

• Solid experience of troubleshooting in a Windows/VMware environment

• Knowledge of Dell Servers (tower, rack & VRTX), Open Manage Essentials

• Experience of Server Performance Monitoring

• In-depth knowledge of Infrastructure Hardware and Software Technologies

• Excellent knowledge of Infrastructure Hardware and Software best practices

Technical skills (Desirable).

• Microsoft SCOM

• Redhat Enterprise Linux

• IP Switching & Routing

• Active Directory Federation Services

• Microsoft 2012 Clustering

• Enterprise Server Alerting & Monitoring

• Enterprise Data Storage, Archiving & Backup

• Infrastructure Solutions Architecture

• Cloud Technology (Azure)

• VMware vRealise Suite


• Recognised third level computing qualification.

• Microsoft, VMware, or other relevant IT Industry accreditations.


How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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