The senior virtualization engineer will work very closely with Engineering and Production teams for a global high availability online product offering. Knowledge ofVMWare and KVM platforms is vital. Broad knowledge of networking and security is also vital. Highly skilled in Linux Redhat O/S and server management.
Provide key technical inputs in all phases of the deployment process.
Be domain expert for virtualization platforms, e.g. VMware, KVM.
Work with customer technical teams to implement proprietary solutions.
Build and manage the production virtualized environments.
Support Engineering during product DEV and QA process.
Maintain deep technical knowledge of virtual platforms, industry directions and trends.
A Bachelor's degree in a related field or demonstrated, expert experience in large scale clustered open source RedHat Linux systems administration.
5 years experience implementing and managing mission critical applications using VMWare.
Must be self-motivated and able to absorb, master and leverage emerging technologies.
2 years virtualized server management for Windows 2005/2008.
5+ years of large scale virtualized Linux (RHEL, Fedora, etc.) as well as LAMP server farms.
Working experience with server virtualization is a plus.
Experience with Cloud servers and Content Delivery Networks is a plus.
Experience with high availability, performance and replication with MySQL, SQL Server, MONGO is a plus.
Ability to multi-task and set priorities in a changing and fast-paced environment.
Excellent written communication, presentation, analytical, problem solving, time management and decision making skills.
Ability to contribute to the overall success of the team by meeting shared goals, demonstrating the company's values, and contributing to the team.