Shared Infrastructure (SI) Virtualisation Engineer - 00065948

With BAE Systems in New Malden - GB

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Posted on May 18, 2020

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior
Role: System Administrator
Industry: Aerospace, Defence & Security, Defense
Company size: 10k+ people
Company type: Private


design, vmware, virtualization

Job description

Shared Infrastructure (SI) Virtualisation Engineer

Would you like to play an integral role within our software delivery team? We currently have a vacancy for a SI Virtualisation Engineer at our site in New Malden.

As a SI Virtualisation Engineer, you will be working across a number of projects within our Naval Ships Business Unit.

This role will provide you with an opportunity to shape what we are doing and how we do it technically, and to design and implement solutions that enable COTS (Commercial Off The Shelf) software to be used in a military environment.

Your main responsibilities as a SI Virtualisation Engineer will involve: 

Supporting the low-level virtualisation design and implementation aspects for SI on multiple platforms (e.g. T26, T23, QEC and T45) 

Proposing solutions to complex technical issues and seeing them through from design to implementation and to deployment

Support to technical issues and presenting IT solutions to a range of stakeholders and technical communities including to Executive Level 

Helping to define and promote understanding of virtualisation technologies across the SI product team 

Having a grasp of bleeding edge technology, where the market is going, and how current and future technology fits in to the solutions we are defining

Your skills and qualifications:

Experience of being in a large scale design and implementation team, delivering to tight timescales and being customer focused.

Specific knowledge of VMware technologies and experience of its application in delivered systems

Established exposure to VMware vSphere, vCenter Server, Horizon and associated technologies. (Knowledge of NSX and vSAN is useful but not essential.)

Experience of design document creation and system level details capture

What we're looking for in you:

Our ideal candidate will have great communication skills, both written and verbal.  The ability to work as part of a team and across functions. Key to success, you will have an ability to converse and present to stakeholders at various levels of the business and put across forward thinking ideas.

Location:  New Malden

Salary:  Competitive

Benefits:  Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

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