IBM Wintel Administrator in Bangalore, India

Job Description

About IBM:

IBM has been present in India since 1992. IBM India's solutions and services span all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, IBM helps clients transform and succeed in challenging circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, uniquely distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry.

Business Unit Introduction :

IBM Global Technology Services (GTS) helps clients plan, implement and manage an efficient, resilient, flexible IT infrastructure. IBM GTS is the partner of choice for infrastructure services – be it transformational outsourcing tied to business outcomes or integrated managed services or discrete services.

Who you are :

  • Should have knowledge of the fundamental concepts and technologies associated with Vmware Systems Support.

  • ·Should be capable of performing installation, implementation, customization, operation, recovery and performance tuning

What you’ll do:

  • Proven knowledge and experience with install, configure, managing & troubleshoot VMWare ESX Server

  • Administration experience for Microsoft Windows2003/2008/2012, Windows clustering and storage networks

  • Must have experience with PowerShell Scripting: Used Powershell to automate repetitive tasks and create reports used to validate project completion Vmware PowerCLI

  • Experience in the automated management of VMware infrastructure, including VM deployment, VM Post Deployment configuration snapshots, reconfigure VMs, automated changes to infrastructure configurations and VM policies, etc

  • Experience with Virtual Machine Buildout and Configuration to Secure Baseline Configuration (SBC) Security Compliance Standards Automated task with PowerShell

  • Should have experience with VM Template Manager (monthly patching, vulnerabilities, and infrastructure deployment scripted with PowerShell

  • Should have experience with ESXi VM Host Cluster Buildout, patching, and management Automated configuration of VM Host Builds with PowerShell and Plink scripts

  • Must possess system-level knowledge of the underlying operating system (Windows, UNIX)

  • Solid foundational knowledge in server, networking, archiving, security and storage disciplines

  • Proven knowledge of ITIL/ITSM service management practices, specifically incident management, change management and problem management

  • Experience in software development methodologies, processes & practices

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be

  • You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor

  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 5+ years’ experience with VMware ESXi, ESX 5.x, vCenter 5.x, vsphere. This experience should include the planning, deployment, configuration and administration of host systems and virtual machines

  • Proven experience in Troubleshoot, Upgrade ,design

  • Preferred UCS Skill.

  • Knowledge of storage concepts: SAN, NAS, SCSI, iSCSI, Fibre Channel, RAID, Storage Groups, volumes etc.

  • Experience in SAN connectivity for VMware ESX as well the guest operating systems

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Configuration/Operability of Emulex/Qlogic HBAs

  • Proven understanding of MPIO on various operating systems.

  • Proven experience in designated products and components of VMware ESXi 5.x, 6.X which includes the following: vMotion, DRS, VMware HA/Clustering, Host Isolation, Virtual Center, SRM, vCops, VCO

  • Experience with P2V migrations

  • Experience in networking technologies which include virtual NICs and switches such as the Cisco Nexus 1000v and VMware vDS, heartbeat configurations, physical and virtual LAN topologies

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.