Linux/ Unix/ VMware Engineer

Houston, TX 77056

Job ID: 105922 Job Category: Engineering Pay Rate: DOE

Job Title:      Linux/ Unix/ VMware Engineer

Duration:      6 Months

Location:      Houston, TX 77056

About our Client : Our Client is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Our Client works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Our Client drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives

Job Description:

  • The position requires a proven enterprise level experience with Unix, Linux and VMware technologies in large-scale, multi-data center, multi-platform, distributed computing environments. Also, it demands to be playing a critical role in resolving major incidents pertaining to server and virtualization infrastructure within defined SLA and willing to work in 12-hour shift with 24/7 support on an even shift roaster.

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years' experience with deep technical knowledge of multi-tenant, Hybrid/Private Cloud systems and/or highly complex server infrastructure of Unix/Linux platform
  • Expert Knowledge and working experience with, Various Server hardware platform from Cisco, IBM, Dell and HPE, Virtualization products – VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V ,SAN storage configuration along with LVM and multipath on the Linux servers , Kerberos, AD/LDAP , DHCP, Redhat directory server, Redhat Cluster , SAMBA server , Kickstart ,ADS ,PXE boot , Redhat satellite and subscription management , Firmware and driver management
  • Monitoring tools such as SolarWinds, Splunk and etc
  • Good understanding of  Network technologies and firewall configuration and implementation ,Storage technologies including EMC, IBM and NetApp , GPFS filesystem ,HPC cluster , Windows Server Operating System and Citrix environment , Various Backup technologies
  • Demonstrated experience with process automation (bash and Perl) and/or configuration management
  • Good knowledge with performance and capacity management tools

Additional Skills:

  • Must have expertise in managing enterprise-level escalations.
  • Handles and executes with a high level of operational urgency
  • Ability to maintain calm, and work closely with other technical and business team during a critical situation
  • Administrative level communication and collaboration skills
  • Build strong relationships with global and cross-functional teams. * RedHat and VMware certifications.

About ASK: ASK Staffing is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Staffing connects people with amazing opportunities


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Ram Aditya
Team Lead - Client Services

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