Senior VMware Virtualization Engineer in Jersey City, NJ at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/30/2019

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Job Description

Are you a Virtualization Engineer and subject matter expert, with an interest in working for a leading financial services organization?

If you're available and excited to work a second shift position, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Jersey City!

Due to client requirement, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

Responsibilities of the Senior VMware Virtualization Engineer:
  • Develop and utilize scripts to automate repetitive tasks
  • Offer technical expertise and direction regarding virtualization enhancements
  • Create and maintain documentation of support, maintenance, and troubleshooting knowledge base
  • Assist in the development of operational metrics; analyze performance metrics to ensure timely delivery of support
  • Partner with key vendors to ensure operational excellence
Requirements of the Senior VMware Virtualization Engineer:
  • At least 3 years of experience in technology engineering or operations; VMware certification preferred
  • Expertise in hypervisor technologies within e-commerce or financial services
  • SME in: VMware vSphere, vRealize, vCenter, Citrix, Nutanix, Dell EMC VBlock, Cisco UCS, RHEL 6/7
  • Experience patching and upgrading ESXi systems
  • Experience with VM resource management, monitoring, and capacity planning
  • Extensive troubleshooting, triage, root cause analysis, and performance monitoring abilities 
  • Experience with ITIL or similar best practice framework
  • Experience using LEAN methodologies for issue resolution
  • Experience with Agile and/or Kanban methodologies 
  • Background in 24x7x365 support environment
  • Motivated self-starter and effective communicator 
Keywords: Senior VMware Virtualization Engineer, vSphere, vRealize, Citrix, RHEL, ESXi, ITIL, Agile, Financial Services

Job ID: 333101

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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