A Server Administrator with VMware Certified Professional (VCP) certification for Data Center Virtualization (DCV) and Nutanix certificate is required on a fixed term contract to be based in Pretoria.
He / She will be required to install and administer Windows Server, VMWare and Nutanix environment.
Minimum / Desirable Qualifications Requirements :
IT related 3 year diploma with 10 years server admin experience.
Latest MCSE certification
Nutanix Certified Professional (NCP)
4 years IT related degree with 10 years Windows and Linux admin experience
Linux Essentials certification
Nutanix Platform Expert (NPX)
Roles and Responsibilities :
Support and administer the VMWare environment.
Install and configure VMWare and Nutanix platforms across two datacentres.
Effectively manage converged storage between two datacentres.
Provisioning and de-provisioning of virtual servers.
Server security and vulnerability management.
Adhere to a change control process when rolling out any updates on the production environment.
Participate in disaster recovery process.
Prepare standard operating procedures (SOP) for your environment.
Prepare monthly reports for management, e.g. Capacity management, Availability, Vulnerability assessment, etc.
Participate and prepare root-cause analysis reports after an outage.
Action audit reports that might be negative on your environment.
Participate in IT related projects.
Provide technical guidance in any project you are involved in.
Contribute to a project start up architect document.
Attend project meetings.
Effectively managing service, change and incident requests of the environment(s) you are responsible for.
Reassignment of requests to the relevant team on a timely manner.