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Virtualization Architect (VMware) - Leading Investor in Financial Markets

Job Info:

Category: Infrastructure
Company Description: Leading investor in major financial markets
Location: Chicago, IL
Job Number: 9256

Job Description:


·         Lead the effort to build VM clusters and virtualize our servers

·         Architecture, design, install, configure VMware ESX

·         Build, configure and deploy VMs and clusters

·         Configure VMware ESX host configurations


·         Strong experience with ESX and supporting tools  

·         Experience in the administration of large VMware implementations, including the use of HA, DRS, templates, cloning, and consolidation to include administration in an enterprise class virtual environment in a distributed environment

·         Experience with SAN, NAS, iSCSI and other storage allocation to ESXi clusters and troubleshooting VMDK/RDM in virtual machines

·         Experience with Microsoft clustering in a VMware environment

·         Familiarity implementing and using VMware solutions for Database technologies like MS SQL Server and Oracle

·         Experience in Automation and scripting (python and/or Perl)

·         Experience in VMware vCloud networking including NSX and Security 5.1 (including but not limited to TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, etc..)

·         Experience in Troubleshooting Hardware and Operating system related issues

·         Thorough knowledge of physical and logical disk systems and their impact on performance

·         Bachelor of Science degree in related discipline