As a subject matter expert Virtualization, CloudManagement, Automation, Disaster Recovery, System Engineering, Consulting, Architect, IT Operations, Solution Design, System Administration and Infrastructure Support selected Middleware environments / ecosystems work with the architectsto generate domain level design and requirement specifications that can be used to turn proof-of-concepts into customer qualitysoftware products leading to the development of various IoT middleware projects.
As such, this is a critical role in terms of customer perception and will directly impact the success / reputation of Vodafone’s IoT product offering and its ability to achieve the forecasted revenue targets.
Being on-call after working hours and traveling to customers sites as well may be required for certain time intervals uponrequest ensuring the guarantee of the required value.
Key accountabilities and decision ownership :
Architect & provide infrastructure solutions for business apps including high availability and disaster recovery
Lead / assist team with middleware upgrades / tasks automation & keep environments run with supported versions
Document and Provide technical guidelines and best practices to operations and development teams.
Work closely with the architecture and design teams to ensure requirements can be realised and avoid unnecessary engineering costs later in the development process
Evaluate and identify opportunities to apply new technology solutions or ways of working to existing or upcoming products & services and to integration with legacy systems
Core competencies, knowledge and experience :
Experience with virtualization technology : VMWare, Hyper-V.
Hyper V and VMware ESXi management, installation and configuration (VMotion, DRS, HA, P2V, V2V).
Experience working with cloud providers such as Microsoft Azure as well as the services they provide for
Orchestration, Logging, Monitoring, and File Storage.
Assist with developing long-term strategiesfor scaling the technical infrastructure in the areas of data centers,
Key performance indicators :
Implement and manage the delivery of all the assigned integration & deployment projects abiding to agreed KPIs & SLAs including technical leadership and coaching to the delivery team till successful delivery
Enhance the customer experience through producing world class quality services
Influence and build effective relationships with peers within Group, local markets, suppliers & partners and Identify and recommend process improvements from time-to-time
Must have technical / professional qualifications :
Hot provisioning : Creating, Managing Virtual Hard Disks, Virtual Machines, and Checkpoints.
Creating and Configuring Virtual Machine Networks.
Virtual Machine Movement and Hyper-V Replica.
Implementing Failover Clustering withHyper-V.
Configure and manage your virtualization host,networking,and storage resources to create and deploy virtual
machines and services to private clouds.
Create sequenced applications Use Microsoft Server Application Virtualization (Server App-V) to sequence
applications that VMM will deploy.