Pearson Senior Systems Engineer in Colombo, Sri Lanka
Senior Systems Engineer
The Virtualization Senior Engineer is a senior resource with experience in virtualization infrastructure aspects that focus on subject matter expertise on design, configuration, implementation and management aspects of private cloud (virtualized infrastructure) environments that are built on VMware vSphere. In addition, Senior Engineer should drive and initiated the global projects to stable and enhance the virtualized environment and achieve the milestones, BAU work related targets, operational targets.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / MIS or equivalent experience required
Minimum five (5) years of experience
Past experience in high tech environments.
Working experience with different stakeholders in multiple geographies.
Minimum three (3) years of experience in Virtualization
Minimum one (1) year of experience in AWS technologies.
Infrastructure Project coordination, implementation, delivery experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Sound knowledge on VMware vSphere infrastructure stack is mandatory.
Overall knowledge of Virtualization/Cloud Technologies such as Hyper-V, AWS, Azure etc.
Overall knowledge of Storage Technologies and Concepts
Ability to independently learn and actively seek new skills and knowledge to advance the development capabilities of the organization
Strong communication, presentation skills and the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical people and work with a variety of internal and external groups.
Ability to be self-motivated and work collaboratively with different divisions of the organization to achieve the objectives of the organization.
Experience in Agile practices.
PREFERRED CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
VMware Certifications such as VCP, VCAP
Other Vendor Certifications on relevant technologies
Primary Location: LK-1-Colombo
Work Locations: LK-Colombo-Orion City Sascon Bldg Orion City Sascon Building No. 752/5 Dr Danister De Silver Mawatha Colombo
Organization: Technology & Operations
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Job Posting: Dec 4, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Temporary
Req ID: 1813316
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.