Bromley Business Centre, 27 Hastings Road, Bromley, Kent BR2 8NA, UK

LEAD-STORAGE BACKUP

Job Purpose:
This Role is required to deliver, plan and execute legacy transformation of Customer DC Storage and Backup Landscape to private/ hybrid cloud and provide support to execute Transformation & Migration project. This role will provide key inputs for Upgrade, Migration and Decommissioning of Servers and Storage

Key Accountabilities:
Accountability Supporting Activities Storage/Backup Management of KT as the KT lead for Storage and Backup Infra Plan, Design and Deliver Storage and Backup solutions Project reports which provide the status of progress against plan for Senior Management review Training, coaching and mentoring of colleagues and provide expert support during the KT phase.
Skills:
· Good understanding of Multivendor Storage and Backup Technologies Solution Design, Architecture
· Storage Implementation & Administration
· SAN Switches Administration
· Replication setup and Management
· Up gradation, Migration and Servers & Storage Decommissioning
· Disaster Recovery Management
· Backup Administration
· Strong communication
· Team management skills

Knowledge and Experience:
· Min 10-12 years of experience in Implementing, managing Block, File & Object storage Arrays from different vendors like EMC, Hitachi, HP, Pure, Netapp etc. have good understanding of Software defined Storage & Cloud Storage & its implementation.
· Backup Solutions and Design
· Good experience in Replication Setup and Management
· Experienced in up gradations, Migrations and Storage & Server decommissioning
· Experience to perform PoC of various technology to validate architectures & solutions.
· Experience of working on Cisco & Brocade SAN Switches, Zoning, Upgrades and Decommissioning
· Hands on experience with SAN topology & performing activities zoning, load balancing for data paths and multipathing software.
· Experience on Creating SOPs to be followed by L1 & L2 Teams
· Experience of Migration setup and implementation within and across datacenters
· Experience on Performance tuning in the environment
· Experience on Provisioning storage & lun expansion on new & existing hosts
· Understanding on SAN topology with hands-on experience of performing Zoning and multipathing software
· Storage Pool Usage & capacity management
· Experience for performing replication configuration, DR activities procedures & run book creation
· Storage Certification

Education:
· Degree in Engineering, or Computer Science field, or equivalent.
· Good in English (Speaking and Writing)

Technical Skills:
· Block, File Object Storage for multiple vendors: EMC, Hitachi, HP, Pure, Netapp
· Backup Solutions: NetBackup, Veeam, Avamaar, Commvault etc.
· Backup Architecture
· SAN Switch Administration
· Storage Solutions
· Software Defined Storage
· Cloud Storage

MIGRATION ARCHITECT

Job Purpose:
This Role is required for DC migration from ON PREM to Cloud and server consolidation/virtualization for HW reduction and site migrations via V2V and P2V.

Key Accountabilities:
Accountability Supporting Activities Data Center Migration and Multivendor Data Centre Technologies Solution Design, Architecture Capability to interact with Technology Architect/SME and lead the Solution Design, Architecting and Implementation to solve Business problems. Evaluating internal functions, business development strategies, and IT processes and suggesting improvements. Creating business architecture models to reflect the organization’s strategies and goals and creating and implementing business visions and goals. Ensuring the efficiency, security, and support of the organization’s goals. Determining and implementing build versus buy strategies, mentor personnel, and views of the overall business strategy. Suggesting ideas to reduce costs in IT and business leadership Provide design guidance / POC for nextgen technology adoption on HCI and Cloud solutions like Containerization, Automation/ Orchestration, Analytics (using both SaaS and PaaS options available), Hyper converged Infrastructure solutions Identify new solution areas based on market trend or customer requirements

Skills:
Understanding of Following Technologies:
1) SDDC (Software Defined Data Center)
2) Virtualization (VMware, Microsoft)
3) Hybrid Cloud Integration
4) Networking
5) Storage and Backup
6)Public Cloud
7) Strong understanding of DC technologies and other Infra technologies.

Knowledge and Experience:
15 to 20 years of experience in IT services with at least 6-7 years of experience in
– Multivendor Datacenter Technologies Solution Design, Architecture
– Public Cloud Integration
– Datacenter Infrastructure Consulting
Must have broad background and deep experience with the following area:
DC Migration from on Prem to Cloud
Experience with server consolidation/virtualization for HW reduction and site migrations via V2V and P2V.
Developing HA and DR solution in DC Area
Strong presentation and articulate, demonstrate the value proposition to the customer
Very strong design and development experience in distributed, clustered and multi-threaded applications
Project management abilities
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent time management skills
Working with and staying within a budget
Understanding business models
Apply systems thinking
IT strategic development skills
Understanding and performing operational tasks
Good knowledge in:
Implementing new cloud technologies like Amazon web services, public cloud or hybrid cloud and helping firms integrate them into their existing IT and network processes
Public Cloud Design and architecture AWS: VPC, EC2, S3, ECS, EKS, Azure: Azure Site Recovery service/Azure, System Centre/ Networking-Security/Storage/Performance
DC and Enterprise Network and Cloud Networking concepts and tenancy design, Cloud Security, cloud native services like External DNS, Load balancing, multi VNet designs, high availability on Cloud
Practical experience developing and running a scaled service in a public cloud like Azure, AWS
New services offerings on Technologies evaluation – SDDC, VMware portfolio, Nutanix and Cisco
Others:
· Familiar with Managed Service offerings on Cloud and Solid operational and management experience with hybrid platforms
· Passionate about and can apply in the solutions: new age tooling, automation, DevOps Complete knowledge on Business to Infrastructure Services map, Strategic Thinking

Education:
· Degree in Engineering, or Computer Science field, or equivalent
· Good in English (Speaking and Writing)

Technical Skills:
· SDDC (Software Defined Data Center)
· Virtualization (VMware, Microsoft)
· Hybrid Cloud Integration
· Networking
· Storage and Backup
· Public Cloud

Network Systems Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title Network SME Department CIS SBU CMT-LS Location Berlin, Germany Reports To Key Delivery Manager Directly Supervises None Provides Work Direction to L1/L2 Team Works Closely with Support Team, Technical Architects External Relationships May include contact with external clients and vendors
Job Purpose:
This Role is required to handle critical Network issues and transformation projects

Key Accountabilities:
Accountability Supporting Activities Network Managed Services Handling critical Network issues Handling Transformation Projects Network Managed Services Build Network Low level design as per project requirement Resolve and debug deployment issues in Networking (while handling projects like Transformation, new implementation and migration. Conceive solution outline to address Market Requirements

Skills:
· Good amount of experience in Routing Protocol – BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, MPLS, VRRP, HSRP/static routing. Others: Multicast, Tunnels, IPV6 &IPV4
· Expertise in Switching protocols & methodologies: VLANS, Spanning-Tree, VTP, Ether Channel, Virtual port channel, Stacking, 802.1q tagging/trunking, Failover/Fallback of Hardware & Link (High Availability), VDC, etc.
· Good Understanding of DNS, DHCP, NTP, NAT, PAT etc.
· Good amount of experience in Cisco Nexus Switches
· Good understanding about Network Management/Monitoring Tools like Solar winds Orion, HPOV NNM, Nagios & Cisco Prime, IPAM Tools and others
· Strong knowledge on Cisco ISE, TACACS & RADIUS.
· Strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills
· Manage and maintain Network firewall such as Cisco ASA, Palo Alto, Check Pont and Fortigate
· Good understanding on Load balancer (F5, Citrix)
· Configuration and troubleshooting of IPSec VPN connectivity such as Site to site, SSL & DMVPN
Knowledge and Experience:
6 to 8 years of experience
Hands-on experience in DC -Software Defined Networking (Cisco ACI (Preferable), VMware NSX etc.) , Software Defined WAN ( Viptela , Vlocloud and others ) and Campus Network – SD-Access , Cisco Wireless
Experience in handling Global customer
Possess good communication/Presentation skills and customer focused attitude
New Network Technologies evaluation Possess good communication/Presentation skills and customer focused attitude
Education:
· Degree in Engineering, or Computer Science field, or equivalent.
· Good in English(Speaking and Writing)
Technical Skills:
Primary Skill – Software Defined Networking Cisco ACI, SDWAN, DC Networking -Cisco Nexus, Juniper, Wireless
Secondary Skill-Firewall & Load balancer

LINUX SME

Job Purpose:
This Role is required to Plan and execute legacy transformation of Customer DC landscape to private/ hybrid cloud and provide support to execute Transformation & Migration project.

Key Accountabilities:
Accountability Supporting Activities Linux & Open stack Build private/ hybrid cloud on Linux-Open Stack & Open Shift. Plan and execute legacy transformation of DC landscape to private/ hybrid cloud Hybrid Cloud integration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) along with Open Source platform solutions Work on creating developer workflows, continuous integration (CI) tools like Jenkins, and continuous deployment (CD) paradigm. Resolve and debug deployment issues in cloud deployment and migration. Support to solve critical problems. Support to execute Transformation & Migration project. Open shift & Kubernetes Containerization Infra Solutions for Micro Services
Skills:
· Linux or Unix operating systems
· Public Cloud Technologies -AWS
· Red Hat Open stack
· Containerization

Knowledge and Experience:
· 6-8 years of Experience

Must have broad background and deep experience with the following area:
Private Cloud technologies (Open stack, VMWARE)
Container and related management technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, Open Shift), Infra Solutions for Micro services
Very good expertise on implementation and administration in Linux, Virtualization (VMware/ Nutanix AHV)
Experience in Containerization Solutions, Devops in Cloud environment
Experience in developing automation scripts using languages like – Python/Ansible

Good knowledge in:
Linux tools with an emphasis on Docker, Kubernetes
Technologies like Public Cloud (AWS), Virtualization (VMWare, HyperV, and KVM)

Others:
Familiar with Managed Service offerings on Container and related management
Passionate about and can apply in the solutions: new age tooling, automation, Devops, Cloud
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Technical Skills:
· Linux and Open stack
· Open shift and Kubernetes
· Public Cloud Technologies -AWS

Education:
· Degree in Engineering, or Computer Science field, or equivalent.
· Good in English(Speaking and Writing)