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Halian - VMware Administrator

Languages requirements: English 

Duration: Unlimited (Freelance OR FTE)

Start: ASAP

Client: European Institution 

Reviewing applications until 30/07/2020



Technical specification


Overall Job Description

  • The Technical Administrator is the main operational role for the provision of the operational services.
  • The Technical Administrator is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of datacentre environment Hardware and software and related infrastructure.
  • He participates in technical research and development to enable continual innovation within the infrastructure.
  • Participation in projects to warrant a smooth transition of projects into daily operations by performing activities linked to operations within the project life-cycle.


Professional skills

  • You have at least 3-5 years of experience in Vmwaredomain within a large environment .
  • You own an university degree or equivalent level through experience and professional training;
  • You possess the ability and willingness to quickly learn new technologies, capable of self-study;
  • In addition to your strong communication skills, you are structured, process minded and able to maintain the high level overview
  • You are fluent in English (at least B2 Level).French is considered as an asset;
  • You can work independently and can manage your time;
  • You are eager to work in a dynamic multi-national environment with a strong customer focus;
  • Technical Knowledge and certifications


Good knowledge in the following tools is required

  • vCenter Server and ESXi 6.0 - 6.7
  • VMware vRealize Operations (Vrops)
  • VMware vCenter Orchestrator (VRO)
  • NSX
  • SAN - vSAN
  • HP servers
  • IBM servers
  • Lenovo servers


Knowledge in the following tools/environments is considered as an asset

  • PowerCLI, PowerShell, JavaScript Activities (proactive and reactive)
  • VMware service is responsible for maintaining & supporting the tools used for full automation of the creation (and initial configuration) of Linux & Windows containers.
  • Several vCenter Server instances are installed to manage the entire virtual infrastructure. Each instance is composed of multiple virtual machines, vCenter Web Services, Single Sign On or Inventory Service.
  • Many tasks have been automated via scripts and VMware Workflows to provide a powerful tool to automate, but also configure the infrastructure in an efficient way compared to traditional configuration methods.
  • There are a broad range of activities performed within the Virtualization service to ensure the quality delivery of each individual service. Below you will find an overall picture of the most common activities
  • Install, configure and maintain the vSphere infrastructure
  • Monitoring of Hardware, hypervisor and related services.
  • Service requests follow-up and fulfilment.
  • Incident follow-up and resolution.
  • Participation in Problem Management, both in proactive and reactive situations.
  • Analysis, planning and implementation of standard and complex changes, post implementation review controls.
  • Creation and improvement of Standard Operational Procedures.
  • Evolution of the monitoring tools, and creation and adaptation of policy checks
  • Creation and maintenance of installation scripts and automation processes.
  • Create and manage workflows with vRealize Orchestrator
  • Development of policies and service catalogue of the team, management of service delivery and KPIs, continuous improvement.
  • Documentation management

Company description

As an international IT services company, Halian have worked hard for 20 years to understand the issues that keep our customers awake at night and to create the answers that make their lives a little easier.
Our mission - the goal that's shared by everybody at every level - is “to deliver the best people and technology services in order to help Halian's customers do more; faster, better, and more cost-effectively than ever before."
We're able to do things differently because we think and act differently - the Halian Way is based on rapid service and speedy results, and at its heart lie five key values:
Partnership, Respect, Intelligence, Dedication, and Energy.

Halian has offices in the UK, Luxembourg, Dubai, and Qatar, and have more than 500 employees all over EMEA. We work with some of the world's most ambitious and dynamic organisations, such as Public and European Institutions, Finance, Oil and Gas, Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals, and partner with industry leading hardware and software vendors. When you join Halian, you will help integrate one of our three service lines: Managed Services, Resourcing Services, or Project Services. You are able to deal with a variety of technologies in critical environments, and make a positive contribution to our customers business. In return, Halian will support the development of your career via different programmes already in place. Halian has built a strategy based on confidence with its customers and partners, and it's these strong links that allow Halian to provide you with job offers not often available on the open job market. Each role is a new challenge to take on!

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