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vRealize Automation Specialist / Senior VMWare Infrastructure Engineer

Job Title: vRealize Automation Specialist / Senior VMWare Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fully remote – work from home
Salary: 65000 - 75000
REF: vRealize Automation Specialist / Senior VMWare Infrastructure Engineer
Contact Name: Claire Hallet-Walsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

vRealize Automation Specialist / Senior VMWare Infrastructure Engineer – work from home


Fully remote – work from home

To £75K plus extensive benefits package


Due to the secure nature of this work all candidates must have been resident within the UK for at least the last 5 years and be able to undergo UK Security Clearance to SC level.


Position Summary:

Our client is a Tier 1 global consultancy who are looking for an experienced vRealize Automation Specialist to work on secure projects with their high-profile client. You will be part of the Infrastructure Virtualisation Engineering Service and will support the technical team responsible for the design, development, documentation, building and validation of the core virtual estate, forming the backbone of a secure platform for the client.


Job role responsibilities will include:

  • The design, development, building and validation of all virtualisation components that form part of the client’s Platform
  • Production and review of all levels of design artefacts
  • Supporting wider system testing activities
  • Working with Service Management to resolve issues


Skills, qualifications, and experience required:

In order to successfully deliver this service, it is essential that individuals have demonstrable experience, detailed knowledge, and understanding of the design, implementation, and troubleshooting of the following:

  • VMWare vRealize
    • Automation 8.0+, or several years 7.x
    • Operations Manager
    • Lifecycle Manager
  • VMware vSphere
  • VMware vCenter
    • High Availability
    • Clustering
    • Cross-site failure and resiliency
  • Good consultancy and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Critical thinking and analytical skills to solve problems and propose new ideas

Desirable (not essential) skills, qualifications and experience include:

  • VMWare vRealize
    • LogInsight
    • NetworkInsight
  • VMware vSAN
    • Hybrid and All Flash storage configurations
  • VMware NSX-T
    • Microsegmentation Firewalling
    • Cross Site VC NSX
  • VXRail / Other vendor Hyperconverged-Infrastructure architectures
  • VMware Horizon
    • AppVolumes
    • AppStacks
  • VMWare Workspace ONE / Identity Manager
  • Windows/Linux Server
    • Implementation / troubleshooting knowledge
  • Ideally at least one professional Virtualisation certification that has been obtained within the last five years, i.e. VMware VCP (VMware vCenter Certified Professional) or similar

Experience gained from:

  • Working within the public sector
  • Large Virtualisation infrastructure environments that operate at scale
  • Experience in developing secure architectures


About the company:

Our client is a global Tier 1 company involved in many leading mission critical projects. They are highly regarded within the industry and are one of the largest independent technology & business services firms in the world.

They consider employees as highly valued members of the business and offer extensive progression opportunities for those wishing to move further in their career on a local, national or global scale.