Systems Engineer - VMware, Linux

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Systems Engineer - VMware, Linux

Systems Engineer required in Liverpool with expertise in VMware

Job Description

Systems Engineer
£35,000 - £45,000 + comprehensive benefits package

My client are a rapidly growing Cloud Managed Services organisation who require a Systems Engineer to represent them on customer site assisting them with IT issues across a broad range of technologies.
Main purpose of the job To Design, install and configure virtual environments, network devices and firewalls. You will need to proactively manage and maintain network and firewall systems, advanced administration and support of EMC, VMware, Cisco, Citrix and Microsoft technologies.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
o Systems Administration predominantly Linux with some Windows functionalities
o Networking responsibilities including firewall configuration
o Manage the virtual environment
o Vendor management and third party organisation
o Keep up to date with industry changes and keep the infrastructure in line with modern developments.
o Future planning and design of infrastructure

Skills and qualities required:

Experience and Knowledge:
o Linux and Windows administration experience
o Storage technologies
o Competent networking capabilities
o Configuration management and software deployment automation
o Virtualisation (VMware, Hyper-V)
o Cloud experience (AWS, Azure)
o Strong scripting skills - Powershell

Education and Qualifications:
o VMware, Cisco, EMC, Citrix or Microsoft certifications. (VCP, VCAP, MCSE, EMCPP)
Interpersonal Skills:
o A high level of self-motivation together with a willingness to learn new skills.
o A flexible and enthusiastic approach to the job.
o Good problem solving and decision making skills.
o exceptional levels of customer service and care.
o Strong time management
o A full driving licence

37.5 hour permanent role.
Training and certifications on offer.

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Key Consultant

Aaron Lofthouse

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I specialise in virtualisation and storage recruitment. I’m constantly speaking to candidates working for some of the industry’s biggest and most interesting players. I secure new opportunities for engineers, consultants and architects. This includes pre and post sales delivery, as well as end users.