Arrow Electronics Unix and VMware administator in Bangalore, India


Unix and VMware administator

Job Description:

Unix and VMware Administrator

Arrow Electronics has an opening for a UNIX and VMWare Administrator who can provide the technical hands on skills to implement and support a large-scale Data Center environment. Ideal candidates should exhibit a broad-based technology background, possess excellent troubleshooting skills and be creative innovators with a proven track record of engineering, deploying and supporting virtualized environments.

Job Title: UNIX and VMWare Administrator

GCF Title: Systems Engineer I – II (Depending on the experience)

Division: Arrow – GES – EMEA Infrastructure Services

Job Location: Bangalore, India

Technical Reporting to: Manager Operations – Server Storage & Cloud Services

Candidate Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ experience in supporting a UNIX server environment

  • 3+ years’ experience and in-depth skills managing and supporting a medium to large-scale VMWare environment including managing the hypervisor, vMotion, VM network, storage etc.

  • Hands on experience on IBM AIX operating system

  • Exposure to any cloud technology and Storage technology

  • Bachelor’s degree or 4 –6 years related business experience in a fast-paced corporate environment. Linux, VMWare, AIX and other technical certifications would be considered a plus.

  • Successful candidate must have the ability to closely interact with different business units to address support needs, gather and implement business requirements.

  • Should be a creative innovator who can articulate strategic visions, consistently evaluates new technologies that could support business direction and needs.

  • Knowledge of scheduling, prioritization & status reporting. Must have the ability to multi-task and track the status of multiple projects and issues at once.

  • Candidates should have strong written and verbal communications skills PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience on Redhat v5/6, CentOS, Ubuntu, Oracle Unix, Debian, Etc.

  • Experience on VMWare, vSphere 5x/6x

  • Working knowledge of virtualization technologies

  • Working knowledge of Network communications, SAN and related terminology

  • Familiarity with shell scripting or any other form of scripting and automation

  • Experience in Backup and Storage technologies would be considered a plus

  • Experience on TSM and VEEAM is a plus


Bangalore (GIT)

Time Type:

Full time

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