VMWare Cloud Engineer II Rackspace. JOB TITLE: Virtualization System Engineer II. FUNCTION: Technical Support. . . JOB DESCRIPTION. The Provisioning Virtual Engineer is responsible for infrastructure tasks including provisioning hypervisors, connectivity issues, upgrades, and day-to-day issues and audits. Design, build, administer, maintain, and troubleshoot complex VMware environments. Ensure utilization of proper change management procedures regarding the installation and testing of all upgrades and enhancements for VMware infrastructure. Troubleshoot problems and take corrective action on a timely and effective basis. Provide technical support to internal and external users. Due to the 24X7 operations of the business, must be able to work a flexible work schedule, may include nights, weekends, and holidays.. . CERTIFICATIONS. The following certifications preferred: CCIA, CCEE, CCEA, CCA, VCP, MCSE/MCITP, ESXi. JOB REQUIREMENTS:. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities. Work on appropriate level infrastructure tasks and tickets in the queue to plan, implement, and support virtual infrastructures.. Stays current with emerging technologies related to respective technology domain.. Exercise good judgment in decision making during Sales to Support transition to deliver FANATICAL results.. Create great first impression Fanatical Support experience by serving customers and setting the correct expectation.. Ability to lead the VMware team in the absence of an immediate frontline manager.. Excellentabilitytohandlemultipletasksandprioritizeworktomaintainrequiredproductivitylevels.. Excellentproblem-solvingabilities,coupledwith a desiretotakeon responsibility.. Possessesadvancedwrittenandverbalcommunication.. . Intermediate Knowledge of ESXi, VCenter and vSphere, HA (High Availability), DRS, Affinity rule, VMotion, OVA/OVF, SRM, VSS (VSwitch). Develops internal wikis and procedures for relevant technology domain.. Provides primary interface between the client and project manager for basic to intermediate projects.. Gathers data for reporting and analysis and works appropriate tickets in queue.. Acts as the primary interface for the client or project manager for basic to intermediate projects.. Understanding of storage best practices for SAN and NAS, Windows and Linux operation systems, File systems, SQL, MySQL, Oracle, and Exchange.. Implement large, complex enterprise-class solutions using Citrix, Microsoft, and VMware technologies.. Ensure the control, integrity, and accessibility of the VMware environment for the enterprise.. Perform regular checks of system components for errors and application of necessary corrective action.. Basic knowledge of Microsoft platforms and technologies including IIS and SQL Server.. Basic operating systems knowledge (Windows and Linux). Basic network administration skills. Basic working knowledge of fiber channel SANS.. Basic working knowledge of NFS. . Education. Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Management Information Systems, or a related field. 5+ years of additional related experience may substitute for the degree requirement.. . Experience Required. 5+ years of technical engineering and administration experience. A minimum of 2-3 year of experience. Technical customer support experience in a cloud hosting/technology environment Physical Demands. May require long periods sitting and viewing a computer monitor.. May require work on non-traditional shifts.. Schedule flexibility to include working weekends and/or evenings and holidays as required by the business for 24/7 operations.. . About Rackspace Technology. We are the multicloud solutions experts. We combine our expertise with the world’s leading technologies — across applications, data and security — to deliver end-to-end solutions. We have a proven record of advising customers based on their business challenges, designing solutions that scale, building and managing those solutions, and optimizing returns into the future. Named a best place to work, year after year according to Fortune, Forbes and Glassdoor, we attract and develop world-class talent. Join us on our mission to embrace technology, empower customers and deliver the future.. More on Rackspace Technology. Though we’re all different, Rackers thrive through our connection to a central goal: to be a valued member of a winning team on an inspiring mission. We bring our whole selves to work every day. And we embrace the notion that unique perspectives fuel innovation and enable us to best serve our customers and communities around the globe. 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VMWare Cloud Engineer II at Rackspace