Ooredoo Oman Family Member :
As the Expert-IT Systems and Virtualization you will be responsible for IT capacity planning, designing, implementation and optimisation of (but not limited to) servers, storage, operating system, databases, virtualization, cloud computing, backup, archiving in alignment with the organisation, group roadmaps and unify roadmap, contributing to virtualization infrastructure (VMware, Hyper-
V, RHEL) evolution towards convergence, best practices advancement, next generation IT Infrastructure trends and alignment of IT investments plus infrastructure design with the business goals of the enterprise.
Core Responsibilities :
You will be responsible of the following :
Planning, designing, developing and optimising infrastructure solutions to enhance IT Systems and virtualization infrastructure components : storage, servers, backup, network, OS / DB / Virtualization licensing, etc.
Responsible for day to day IT Systems and virtualization Infrastructure requirements provisioning and tuning
Speedily incorporates emerging technologies into the existing infrastructure like cloud computing, software defined data centers and networks virtualization
Providing the necessary skills to help successfully execute the infrastructure transformation and convergence strategy
Managing any new hardware request from any Ooredoo internal department and provide active support by translating their needs to technical specs and architecture solutions.
Hardware capacity planning for the organisation that comprises IT Systems and virtualization short and long term growth forecast.
Building IT systems and virtualization Infrastructure documentations covering rack layouts, solution diagrams, data flow diagrams, etc.
for any existing or new project.
Managing and evaluating day to day storage and backup allocations.
Working closely with IT security and Service assurance teams promoting secure infrastructural and secure solution designs.
Working closely with Service assurance team assuring IT Systems and virtualization Infrastructure meets availability and performance KPI’s.
Participating in IT group strategies covering strategy drafting and knowledge sharing with Ooredoo OPCO’s.
Aligning any new project or implementation with The Company and OOREDOO group IT strategy & Roadmap.
Assessing new IT solutions market trends and map them to the Company IT environment to leverage their benefits by developing solutions destined to enhance the Company current IT infrastructure.
That covers current IT setup analysis, business cases writing, comparative ROI documents, etc.
Ensuring any project completion and closure by obtaining sign off from all The Company main stakeholders (i.e. Operations & Business teams)
Managing and supervising new projects in line with The company agreed roadmap covering IT infrastructure (servers, storage, operating system, databases, virtualization, cloud computing, high availability, backup, archiving and IT disaster recovery, etc.)
Day to day issuing of work orders to IT operations team for any system change.
Handover of the deployed solutions and projects as per the SAO & ITMS process and procedures.
Datacenter access, space & coordination for the project related tasks.
Validating the current system and ensure their performance level to be consistent and always the best by having an upgrade plan.
Improving System performance, by conducting performance assessment impact of any capacity change on IT Systems and virtualization Infrastructure, by ensuring hardware KPI’s are always meet and / or by proposing resolution.
Maintaining IT infrastructure inventory. That covers hardware & software components (i.e. : servers, storage, backup mediums, OS licenses, DB licenses, virtualization licenses, etc.
and insure IT Hardware assets are always optimal / optimised by challenging all new requirements.
Providing weekly reports regarding issues and general reports to the Line Manager.
Coordination with ITMS and ADM on IT Systems and virtualizatio
Highlighting project issues to senior management and makes recommendations for improvements.
Technical document creation (Projects Specifications document, engagement documents, RFP’s and RFQ’s, Evaluation sheets, etc.
as per The Company processes & procedures 3rd party coordination
Dealing with different vendors as per the company process and policies during the selection & implementation of new solutions.
Ensuring the critical issues raised with the vendors are solved by the vendors as defined in the contract SL
Drafting and evaluating all IT infrastructures RFP’s, RFI’s and RFQ’s in alignment with the Company procurement process.
The Person :
You should have a minimum of 6years of experience as System Administrator in VMware Hyper-V virtualization with :
Knowledge of VMware vSphere, ESXI, vCenter, VRA, VROPS, SRM, VCD Administration.
Knowledge of IT Systems hardware HP, Cisco, Huawei Administration.
Knowledge of TrendMicro Antivirus Administration.
Knowledge in VDI management systems.
MS Office Proficiency.
Fluent in written and spoken English and Arabic.
Skills Required :
VMware vSphere & vCenter administration.
VMware VRA & VCD Administration.
Hardware & infrastructure components Administration.
Microsoft Hyper-V / RHEL Administation.
Note : you will be required to attach the following :
2. Passport-size photograph