[ProgSoc] [JobSoc] Virtualisation Architect (VMWare Certified)

Mike Stalenberg stryker at progsoc.org
Fri Apr 11 10:12:59 EST 2008

Send me your resume if you're interested.



Job Summary

This function has the architectural responsibility to architect and 
implement virtualisations projects in the Sun Professional Solutions 
Delivery Organization within the Sun Virtualisation Practice. This 
includes services around virtualisation and consolidation of datacentres 
using virtualisation technologies such as VMWare and Solaris 10 
containers on Sun Sparc, Intel and AMD platforms.

This role requires VMWare certification and significant experience in 
Windows environment. It is expected the successful candidate will expand 
their capability into virtualisation technologies including Sun 
technologies such as Solaris 10 containers, logical domains and xVMops 
but also in other virtualisation technology such as Microsoft offerings 
as the market develops and matures.

Job Description


* Owns technical solution architecture and ensures that customer 
requirements and processes are implemented as per Sun best practice.

* Responsible from analyzing customer requirements up to rollout of the 
complete solution

* Acts as trusted advisor for Sun customers in datacentre virtualisations

* Provide timely and accurate project updates, reports and escalations 
to management and account team


* VMWare certified

* Extensive experience in Windows environment

* Demonstrated experience architecting and implementing large scale 
VMWare virtualisation projects

* An interest in virtualisation technologies and expanding knowledge as 
new technologies develop

* Capable of performing as a technical team lead from business 
requirements gathering, to architecture, to overseeing implementation 
and delivery.

* Display high levels of energy and drive, thrives under pressure, with 
strong business acumen, strong process orientation and excellent verbal 
and written communication skills.

* Significant regular travel within region will be required.

* Proficiency in English (spoken and written) essential.

* ITIL certification an advantage

* Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

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