What skills & experience are we looking for?
Proven experience performing operational systems administration support of VMWare, Windows Server 2008/2012/2016, Active Directory, Windows Clusters, WSUS, Identity management (FIM), SCOM and other related infrastructure products in enterprise level production environments.
- Ability to plan, design and implement complex changes.
- Proven Infrastructure / Cloud expertise
- Knowledge and ability to automate tasks using vRO, vRA workflows or via PowerShell scripts.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong troubleshooting and fault-finding skills.
- Ability to work within a team and in co-operation with other teams/third parties.
VMWare VCP/VCAP and/or MCSE certifications.
Windows 2008/2012/2016 Server and Active Directory Administration.
Use of Amazon Web Services or Azure public cloud.
VMWare vRealize - Orchestration (vRO), Automation (vRA).
Rack and Blade Chassis hardware configuration.
Hands on experience in implementing VMware virtualization and Windows solutions including: security hardening and compliance, best practice configuration and tuning performance, automation.
Technical Design of server solutions within virtualized or public cloud environments including (where appropriate) Active Directory, backups, storage, hypervisor, virtual switches, vsan, HA cluster.
Desirable Knowledge and Skills
Migrating to public cloud.
Public cloud capabilities/service offerings.
Software Defined DataCentre (SDDC).
Storage – blobs, hybrid.
What academic qualifications do you need?
Good degree in relevant subject or Microsoft, VMWare and/or public cloud vendor certifications.
What’s in it for you?
All our Operations professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents.
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Closing Date for Applications 28/02/2019
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.