A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a skilled VMware Specialist to join a large, complex cloud program of work, which will deliver outcomes that will benefit the whole of NSW.
The VMWare Specialist will be responsible for the continued development, service onboarding and operational delivery of the Private Cloud roadmap, alongside supporting application consolidation, architectures and evangelising cloud transformation across the organisation.
Key accountabilities include:
Provide specialised VMWare technical expertise, guidance, and recommendations for Private Cloud services
Provide leadership, guidance and effectively manage operational issues to ensure a high quality, reliable digital/ICT service delivery to state-wide customers within Service Level Agreements.
Maintain a highly available, secure, scalable and robust digital/ICT infrastructure and deliver common access, security, integration and collaboration services
Monitor, track and report on the status of the Private Cloud
Identify risks and issues associated with technology deliverables and provide technical assurance, options and recommendations to facilitate remediation and mitigation strategies.
Align technology to business processes, roadmaps and organisational changes, ensuring that the technology supports these critical activities.
Candidates should have some, if not all, of the following skills and experience:
Extensive experience in VMWare vRealise Suite Enterprise with a record of achievement in architecting centralised integrated solutions for a large and complex service industry organisation in technologies, including relevant qualifications or equivalent. This includes extensive knowledge and demonstrated experience in the development of technology solutions and mapping the business requirements to systems/technical requirements to ensure they are in line with the enterprise architectural plan.
Significant expertise and experience with public cloud providers (AWS and/or Microsoft Azure) equivalent to an AWS Certified solutions architect with a passion for Cloud Services and solution architecture.
Extensive experience VRA 8.x+, specifically with leveraging VMware Cloud Assembly to develop blueprints and leveraging VMWare service broker to build a service catalogue for customers, and VRA API capabilities to allow for external orchestration of deployments
Extensive knowledge of VMWare Cloud Foundation 3.9+
Extensive experience of DevOps principles and practices that support best practice CI/CD and its application in delivering Infrastructure as code
Extensive experience with NSX-T and leveraging VRNI and VRLI capabilities to establish appropriate micro-segmentation of workloads.
In-depth and up-to date understanding and experience with MS Azure and AWS services
Highly developed interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skills with demonstrated experience engaging, collaborating and influencing key internal and external key stakeholders and customers to influence and achieve optimal business outcomes.
Highly developed analytical and documentation skills including the ability to analyse and interpret complex information from numerous sources, evaluate proposals, prepare and present analysis and reports, deal with challenges creatively and achieve business focused solutions.
Excellent organisational skills and extensive experience working in a high volume and demanding professional environment with a capacity to prioritise, multi-task, achieve business goals, perform and always work with a customer focused approach.
This is an excellent opportunity on a large scale program of work, which could easily extend beyonf the initial 6 months, so please call Aimee Senior on 0427 409 657 for more information or hit 'Apply Now' to submit your CV