Senior Cloud Engineer - DV Cleared

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  • Location:

    Hook, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Tom McParland

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    over 1 year ago

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Senior Cloud Engineer

DV Cleared

Based in Hook, hampshire


  • Understanding of all components of VCF this includes: SDDC manager, vSphere, vSAN, NSX-T and vRealize Suite.

  • Excellent understanding of VMware vSphere components and their function in the infrastructure

  • Excellent Understanding of vCenter Server architecture

  • Experience in Managing vCenter Server Appliance and Platform services controller appliance

  • Experience in VM migration from vSphere 5.x to 7.x

  • Knowledge in working with VMware vCenter Converter tool

  • Knowledge on VMware Hybrid Cloud Extension(HCX) for VM migration

  • vRealize Automation - Blue printing IAAS, Day 2 management.

  • Experience in working with content library as an ISO store, and deploy a virtual machine

  • Previous experience in Configuring and managing vSphere infrastructure with VMware Host Client and VMware vSphere Client

  • Experience in working with vCenter Server storages: VMware vSphere VMFS, NFS, iSCS

  • Experience in managing virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots

  • Knowledge of how virtual machines vMotion and virtual machine Storage vMotion works

  • Experience in managing resource pools

  • Good understanding of VMware vSphere High Availability (vSphere HA) and cluster architecture

  • Managing vSphere HA and VMware vSphere® Fault Tolerance

  • Experience in working with VMware vSphere® Update Manager to apply patches and perform basic troubleshooting of ESXi hosts, virtual machines, and vCenter Server operations

  • Excellent Knowledge of NSX-T components and their function in the infrastructure

  • Excellent understanding of VMware NSX-T technologies and automation concepts

  • Deploy and Configure NSX-T components for management, control plane and data plane

  • Good understanding and knowledge of NSX layer 2 networking

  • Deploy and Configure logical switch networks

  • Deploy and configure NSX L2 bridging

  • Integration of 3rd party appliances into an SDN environment

  • Deploy and Configure all main features of the NSX Edge services gateway such as load balancing

  • Excellent Network administration and troubleshooting skills

  • Utilize run books to aid with cloud integration and automation

  • Develop, maintain and support organizations internal private cloud utilizing vRealize Automation and orchestrator

  • Develop workflows in vCenter orchestrator

  • The candidate should have strong knowledge and experience of programmes that are run and executed using SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) / Lean-Agile Methods.

  • In-depth understanding of technology in direct responsibility

  • Strong MS Office skills e.g. Excel, Word and Project, Visio


  • DNS, DHCP Services

  • Dell Hyper converged Infrastructure
  • Palo Alto NSX-T integration
  • Terraform automation and deployment

  • Microsoft ADFS Services