Virtualization Engineer - Windows Server Farm

New York, New York, United States

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As a Virtualization Engineer, you will serve as the lead architect, developing automated Hyper-V and Bare-Metal based Windows Server builds, engineering infrastructure to provide a highly manageable and flexible server farm that can be easily grown, upgraded, operated, patched, and recovered.  A mindset of design and operational excellence is a must, along with the ability to understand multiple sets of potentially conflicting requirements and be able design solutions that optimizes them across all. You will need to understand our varied applications running on our Windows server farm, devise a suite of server products and services, and operate them in a way that will meet and exceed their needs.  You will need to manage your own projects, collect requirements, develop business cases, and be meticulous in documentation. Collaborating with other teams such as Infrastructure, Security, Network Engineering, Product Engineering, Support, Operations, and other related groups is of utmost importance.  This will enable you to develop server farms that are feature rich, recover from failures gracefully, are easy to operate and manage, and are easy to patch and upgrade with minimal disruption to the applications hosted. Finally, develop dashboards that offer a single pane of glass view of the health of the farm to our support team.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ experience building and managing virtualization solutions on Windows Server farms
  • 3+ years' experience with any flavor of virtualization tool (VMWare, Hyper-V, Xen, etc.)
  • Well-versed in Windows Server 2012R2 and 2016 build and configuration
  • Experience with Microsoft System Center Suite
  • Experience with scripting and automation using PowerShell, C#, Ruby, Python is a plus 
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical field highly desired.
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Active Directory and other related Windows technologies is a plus.

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