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VMware Engineer

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Date: Aug 31, 2021

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 115391 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a VMware Engineer to join our team in New Orleans, Louisiana (US-LA), United States (US).

VMware Engineer Responsibilities: 

  • Determining business needs and evaluating existing network infrastructure and systems. 
  • Optimizing network hardware and software to enable VMware integration. 
  • Developing and deploying customized VMware solutions. 
  • Defining multiple virtual servers on a single host machine. 
  • Virtualizing Linux & Windows servers and connecting them to networks and clouds. 
  • Designing and implementing virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and enabling template management. 
  • Installing operating systems and service packs, as well as security patches and bug fixes. 
  • Troubleshooting and resolving VMware environment issues. 
  • Providing technical support and documenting VMware processes. 
  • Keeping informed of developments in VMware technologies and products. 
  • Experience with automation using Ansible and shell scripts. 
  • Experience with Netapp storage technologies preferred. 
  • Some experience with Linux to AD integration using tools like Centrify Direct Control. 
  • Experience with securing and hardening Linux systems by applying Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs). 
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills. 
  • Exceptional analytical and technical aptitude. 
  • Great organizational, time management, and problem-solving skills. 
  • Availability to resolve urgent VMware environment problems outside of business hours.


Required Skills: 

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, computer programming, or similar. 
  • VMWare Certified Professional (VCP) preferred. 
  • A minimum of five years' experience in VMWare Administration: Addressing performance issues, updating vCenter Server, updating/patching ESXi hosts, Daily performance monitoring, 
  • A minimum of five years experience in Linux systems and Satellite server administration, preferably RedHat Linux. 


Desired Skills:
• Experience in environmental safety (nice to have)
• Experience in the oil and gas industry (nice to have)



About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: New Orleans

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