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ESX / VMware Technical Lead (Linux)

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Huxley Associates
13 November 2012
11 December 2012
Daniel Woodgate
Contract Type
£60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus

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ESX / Virtualisation Subject Matter Expert (Linux)

70-75K+ Benefits + Bonus - Perm

Sector: Financial Services - Location: London City

A global market leader in trade processing and financial data and information services for top tier investment banks and hedge fund's is looking to hire a VMware/ESX subject matter expert to join their growing global infrastructure services function. The role is multidimensional and the engineer will be involved in the design, build, document and maintenance/support of ESX 4.x/5 clusters in a customer facing environment. The engineer will also have the opportunity to be involved in the design, build, maintenance and support of Linux (RHEL & OEL) systems globally.

ESX/VMware knowledge is essential, meanwhile the ideal skill set would be:
* VMWare/ESX - 4.x / 5.x clusters - Design/Deployment/Administration
* Linux - Red Hat (4/5/6)
* HP Hardware - x86
* Enterprise Architecture - networking/load balancing/ldap/dns
* Systems Administration and Documentation
* NetApp Storage - 2000/3000/filers

This role requires the engineer to be highly analytical, with the ability to prioritise production, client facing and engineering issues. The company is a technologically driven organisation so this role will give a technologist with good client and business facing skills the opportunity to help define standards and help support a business critical financial services infrastructure.

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