VMware Architect x 2 - NSX and Remote working

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  • Location:

    Hampshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

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VMware NSX-T Architect x 2

Remote Working

SC Cleared

£450.00-£500.00 per day - INSIDE IR35

The VMware NSX-T Architect will take ownership of the design, development and testing of the Private/Hybrid Cloud network solution. They will take a central role collaborating with the Lead Architect, Virtualization, Automation and Security Teams.

Job specifics/responsibilities:

  • Provide planning, designing, installing, configuring, and upgrading support for vRealize Automation, vRealize Orchestrator and NSX-T.

  • Create Network Designs, Blueprints and Standards for the implementation in the DCs

  • Provide support of L2/L3 understanding in a Leaf-Spine configuration of network infrastructure to VMware best practice using NSX-T

  • L3 dynamic routing (e.g. BGP)

  • Troubleshooting network problems and outages

  • Ability to develop use cases supporting containers and an NSX-T approach.

  • Understanding of modern IT and DevOps DC's and cloud operations.

  • Experience with monitoring solutions such as VMware vRealize Suite

Essential Skills:

  • VMware

  • Designing (high level), implementing and maintaining network infrastructure at different scales (LAN/WAN/MAN)

  • Extensive experiences with Layer 2, 3, and 4 technologies


  • Experience in designing, implementing and maintaining network infrastructure at different scales (LAN/WAN/MAN)

  • Understanding of VLAN routing between L3 devices and VMware support configuration using NSX

  • Experience with VMware and advanced technologies

  • Knowledge of networking and security products, solutions, and services, Network security tools and networking concepts such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, and Security/Trust Zones.

  • Extensive experiences with Layer 2, 3, and 4 technologies, with the ability to apply the knowledge and experience in the design and implementation of global service provider's core and backbone network

  • Experience with various networking technology, including MPLS, VPLS, VLAN, Geneve, LTM/GTM, BGP, ACL, NAT, VPN, IPv4/IPv6

  • Background in automated network environments, Network components and concepts such as: Routers, switches, load balancers, and other networking and security components

  • Virtual networking components, dynamic routing protocols

  • Networking protocols such as BGP and OSPF

  • VLANs, VPN, Unicast vs Multicast, Management Networks, IP subnetting, and network design

  • NSX Vmware with VR & VRO