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VMWARE SPECIALIST

Job Title: VMWARE SPECIALIST
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basingstoke
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
REF: UN/INAR/009_1712683002
Contact Name: Uma Nidhi
Contact Email: Uma.Nidhi@projectpeople.com
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

VMWARE Specialist- Hampshire - Contract

**A national security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance will be considered**

Leading Managed Services Provider in the Defence Sector require a skilled VMWARE Specialist on an ongoing contract basis.

  • Your experience

  • Design and implement VMware-based IaaS solutions according to client requirements and industry best practices.

  • Configure and optimize VMware vRealize Orchestrator (VRO) workflows for automating provisioning, deployment, and management tasks.

  • Deploy and manage VMware Cloud Director (VCD) instances, including resource pools, organizations, virtual data centers, and networking.

  • Implement and configure NSX-T for software-defined networking and security within the virtualized environment.

  • Collaborate with infrastructure and operations teams to integrate VMware solutions with existing systems and technologies.

  • Provide technical expertise and support during the testing, troubleshooting, and resolution of issues related to VMware infrastructure.

  • Develop and maintain documentation, including architectural diagrams, standard operating procedures, and technical guides.

  • Stay updated on emerging VMware technologies, trends, and best practices to drive continuous improvement and innovation

  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.

  • Proven experience designing, implementing, and managing VMware-based virtualization solutions, with a focus on vRealize Orchestrator (VRO), VMware Cloud Director (VCD), and NSX-T.
  • In-depth knowledge of virtualization concepts, VMware vSphere architecture, and related technologies.
  • Hands-on experience with scripting languages (e.g., PowerShell, Python) for automation and customization of VMware environments.
  • Strong understanding of software-defined networking (SDN) principles and experience with NSX-T configuration and management.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative Agile team environment and communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • VMware certifications such as VMware Certified Professional (VCP) or VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP) are highly desirable

If you are interested please apply via this ad in the first instance or send a CV with covering note to Uma.Nidhi@projectpeople.com

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