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VMware Engineer

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Date: Nov 26, 2021

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

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, USA.

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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