Job ID :
1135
Company :
State of Delaware
Location :
new castle, DE
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6 Months
Rate :
Open
Status :
Active
Openings :
2
Posted :
6 years ago
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Short Description:

 

The System Administrator position at DHSS will be responsible for installation, configuration, troubleshooting and supporting a very visible and large project. The candidate should possess a thorough understanding of VMware.

 

Complete Description:

The System Administrator position at DHSS will be responsible for installation, configuration, troubleshooting and supporting a very visible and large project. The candidate should possess a thorough understanding of VMware. Experience in networking, Cisco switches, and SAN are also highly desirable. The candidate will work closely with the DHSS telecom team.

 

Years of Relevant Experience: 4 plus years

Preferred Education: 4 year college degree or equivalent technical study.

Role Description:

All roles specified plus the following:

• Experience installing, configuring and troubleshooting VMware ESXi 4.1 and above.

• Experience with Dell chassis and blade installation.

• Experience installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows server 2008 R2 in a VMware environment.

• A solid understanding of networking/distributed computing in a Cisco switch infrastructure.

• An understanding of SAN concepts in a VMware environment.

• An understanding of firewall concepts.

• Work hours are 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday to Friday.

• May need to travel within the State of Delaware at their expense.

• Ability to flex schedule or work overtime as work load dictates.

• Should possess strong organizational and project management skills and be able to apply them while working on a large complex technical assignment. 

• Must be able to communicate effectively both written and verbally.

• Must be able to work with a team but also take initiative on their own.

• Proficient in the use of MS Word, Excel, Outlook and Visio.

• Regards documentation of a system a must.

 

Skills:

VMware installation, configuration and troubleshooting

Required 4 Years

 

Experience with Dell chassis and blade installation, configuration and troubleshooting

Required 4 Years

 

Experience with SAN storage in a VMware environment

Required 4 Years

 

Experience with Cisco switch configuration and networking in a VMware environment

Required 4 Years

 

Prior experience documenting systems and configurations using MS word, Excel and Visio

Required 4 Years

 

Ability to work independently

Required 4 Years

 

Questions:

Question 1

Please list projects or assignments where the candidate has supported systems exceeding 10 blades and sharing multiple LUNs in a VMware environmnet.

 

Question 2

Please list projects or assignments where the candidate has supported 50 plus virtual machines running Windows 2008 R2 server.