Pearson Team Lead - Virtualization Operations in Colombo, Sri Lanka
Team Lead - Virtualization Operations
The Virtualization Lead position is a senior resource with experience in virtualization infrastructureaspects that focus on leading a team of Engineers on design, configuration, implementation andmanagement aspects of private cloud (virtualized infrastructure) environments that are built onVMware vSphere.
In addition, Virtualization Lead should drive his/her team towards achieving overall goals set out bythe Cloud and Hosting Operations Leadership. These may include global projects, milestones, BAUwork related targets, operational targets etc.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / MIS or equivalent experience required
Minimum six (6) years of experience
Past experience in high tech environments.
Working experience with different stakeholders in multiple geographies.
Minimum four (4) years of experience in Virtualization and two (2) years of additional experience as a Lead/Similar Role.
Minimum one (1) year of experience in AWS technologies.
Previous infrastructure/virtualization technical team lead experience.
Infrastructure Project coordination, implementation, delivery experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Sound knowledge on VMware vSphere infrastructure stack is mandatory.
Overall knowledge of Virtualization/Cloud Technologies such as Hyper-V, AWS, Azure etc.
Overall knowledge of Storage Technologies and Concepts
Ability to independently learn and actively seek new skills and knowledge to advance the development capabilities of the organization
Strong communication, presentation skills and the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical people and work with a variety of internal and external groups.
Ability to be self-motivated and work collaboratively with different divisions of the organization to achieve the objectives of the organization.
Experience in Agile practices.
PREFERRED CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
VMware Certifications such as VCP, VCAP
Other Vendor Certifications on relevant technologies
Primary Location: LK-1-Colombo
Work Locations: LK-Colombo-Orion City Sascon Bldg Orion City Sascon Building No. 752/5 Dr Danister De Silver Mawatha Colombo
Organization: Technology & Operations
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Job Posting: Sep 13, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1812098
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.