First Data Corporation
VMWare/ESX Engineer I (Finance)
Position Description Overview
Systems Engineer is responsible for supporting Virtualized infrastructure including; Development, Certification, User Acceptance, Pre-Prod and Production virtualized servers. Work on infrastructure projects and managing them from design through implementation and support. A System Engineer performs a wide variety of installation, configuration and upgrading of servers and related hardware and software in a LAN and stand-alone environment. A System Engineer provides investigation, diagnostic testing and repair/resolution of system, hardware, software and infrastructure. Participation in an on-call rotation is required along with some weekends and nighttime work.
2+ years experience with VMWare, Hyper V, Citrix or other Virtualized platform.
Excellent communication skills and working directly with clients, customers, requestors and vendors.
Must have 3+ years working with mission-critical high transaction volume consumer facing systems or similar enterprise environment
Must have experience of virtualization platforms and their management capabilities.
Have experiences working with a large heterogeneous Windows and Linux environments
Have extensive experience in trouble shooting performance related issues in virtualized environments.
In depth knowledge of datacenter infrastructure services including HTTP/S. DNS, DHCP, NTP, SMTP, Directory Services
Interaction with Service Center, Network Control Center and other business support areas for problem escalations, resolutions, reporting and coordination.
Able to manage system performance, reliability and availability to service level agreements.
Must ensure that hardware and application security and controls meet or exceed guidelines.
Familiar with concept of continuous delivery and integration.
Must have extensive experience in supporting and installing Linux and Windows Systems in virtualized environments.
First Data (NYSE: FDC) is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology, serving approximately six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in more than 100 countries around the world. The company's 22,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world's largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 3,000 transactions per second and $2.4 trillion per year. To learn more about First Data, visit FirstData.com.
First Data is an Affirmative Action – Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled/LGBT)
First Data provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity/expression), disability, veteran status and military status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, or any other factor that may be protected by law.