We are looking for this person to lead our Professional Services (PS) practice for Virtualization and Cloud business.
The person would be responsible for front-ending all technical engagements with our clients with regards to:
- Consulting and Design services
- Deployment services
- Technical Training
- Managed services
In addition, we expect the person to provide strategic inputs for improving and expand the PS practice.
Desired Skills and Experience:
We are looking for a top-notch Linux Sys Admin with a strong hold on virtualization and good understanding of cloud technologies like Cloudstack and Openstack. Following are the desired skills:
BS Degree in MIS/Computer science or equivalent experience (though, we are fine with people without the relevant degree but one with a lot of expertise on the other key technical skills mentioned below)
A minimum of five years of experience providing consulting, installation, software engineering, customer support etc.
High level to expert level experience with any virtualization technologies such as Xen, KVM and/or VMWare ESXi
Some Experience with IAAS private cloud systems such as Cloudstack and Openstack is highly desirable.
Experience with IAAS private storage technologies such as ZFS, Swift or Ceph is a plus.
Strong understanding of TCP/IP is a must with comprehensive knowledge of WAN, LAN, Routing, Switching, NAT, VPN, DHCP, DNS
Some Experience with Load Balancers (e.g. Cisco and Netscaler)
Linux experience (CentOS, Ubuntu, and RHEL) and/or Windows Server systems.
Database deployment and administration experience (MySQL, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, or Oracle)
Secure engineering practices plus systems hardening.
Must be open to changing situations and opportunities and be willing to perform all tasks assigned without supervision.
Outstanding customer service and interaction skills, as well as excellent verbal and written communications skills
Constantly innovate how to improve product quality as well as group productivity.
Self-starter with strong aptitude towards rigorous testing and validation of work.
Experience with scripted deployments and creating custom scripts.