Windows Systems Messaging & Storage Manager

London (West), London (Greater)
£65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
16 Jan 2014
05 Feb 2014
BBBH10838
Smith
IT
Permanent
Full Time

We are working for a leading global entertainment company that house iconic games as well as a world-wide known gaming console. They have tasked us with finding a talented Messaging Manager and Storage manager to work on improving the support, planning and delivery of related infrastructure and services. You would become a part of the talented team and liaise with teams all around the world.

Why work here?

· State of the art technology

· One of the most recognisable entertainment brands in the world

· A lot of scope to influence

· Great central location and work culture

This is an amazing opportunity for a problem solver to work for one of the most prominent Entertainment companies. You will have the opportunity to develop new skills in a dynamic and challenging environment with training and support always available and work in a Scrum environment across exciting upcoming projects with very close ties to the game developers who you will work with on a daily basis.

This role has a key focus on technical strategic planning, R&D through to production and on-going support of technical solutions.

The ideal person will have experience in most of the following:

· Applicable knowledge based on real-world usage of an enterprise-sized VMWare estate

· Experience of installing, configuring and troubleshooting VMWare ESXi and VirtualCenter

· Proven experience of Backup systems including Symantec NetBackup, NetApp SnapVault and experiencing using NDMP

· Experience of managing SAN and NAS infrastructures, including CIFS, NFS, FCoE and iSCSI storage protocols

· Experience of working within a server and storage support role managing at least 200 physical servers and multi-node, multi-petabyte storage infrastructures

· Advanced understanding of MS Server 2008/12, DNS and Active Directory including practical

· Experience of implementing and troubleshooting to an enterprise-admin level

· Experience and demonstrable skills around at least one Cloud platform i.e. Azure, AWS, RackSpace

· Advanced experience of installing, configuring and troubleshooting file and print services on Windows Server and NetApp platforms

· Good knowledge of at least one scripting language (PowerShell, Perl, etc)

Desired Qualifications:

· VMWare VCP 5.x certificate -Essential

· Windows Server OS 2008 (MCP / MCSE / MVP) - Essential

· Net App NCDA - highly desirable

If you're interested in this role please apply with the latest copy of your CV.