• VMware/Server Engineer

    Job Locations USA-NJ-Monmouth
    Posted Date 1 month ago(9/16/2019 4:38 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
  • Company Overview

    At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
    For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description

    You Will!

    • Demonstrate enterprise-level expertise in VMware infrastructure technologies and methodologies to include but not limited to, vSphere, vCenter, vSAN, vROPS, performance tuning, capacity planning, and issue diagnosis.
    • Expertise in server hardware knowledge and hands-on experience, especially with Cisco UCS B and C Series Servers, Fabric Interconnects, UCS Central and UCS Manager as well as firmware/driver relationships.
    • Demonstrate expertise in operating systems for virtual platforms.
    • Provide level 3 technical support for complex infrastructure issues.
    • Possess a broad understanding of networking and SAN technologies and concepts.
    • Provide leadership and technical guidance to identify system deficiencies, analyze problems and solutions to conclude and implement corrective action.
    • Identify areas where existing policies, procedures, or configurations require change or where new ones need to be developed
    • Review critical customer platform advisories, assess their potential impact to our existing infrastructure, and suggest steps to remediate
    • Assist team architects in the evaluation of new products, solutions, and services
    • Ability to work independently and/or in a team setting, and with a high level of attention to detail.
    • Effectively communicate technical topics with other IT foundational groups, product vendors, management, and partners.
    • Ability to lead several project simultaneously and prioritize tasks accordingly
    • Accurately report progress of tasks; meet commitments and project due dates; effective planning and foresight to mitigate potential delays
    • Required to participate in rotating 24x7 on-call schedule as level 3 escalation point.
    • Work occasional non-business hours in support of infrastructure and application maintenance (outages, upgrades, etc.)

    You Have!

    • Bachelor’s degree in related field or 6 to 8 years of related IT experience
    • Excellent verbal / written interpersonal, presentation, and customer service skills
    • Proficient in core client applications necessary to communicate and detail (MS Office, Visio)
    • HP, VMware, UCS certifications
    • Good scripting and programming skills (PowerShell / PowerCLI)
    • Knowledge of team-adjacent applications such as AD, DNS, SQL, SharePoint, IIS, XenApp, Avamar, etc.



    MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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