VMWare Infrastructure Expert Engineer – Bruxelles


JOB Alert. We need one of our fave people: the system engineer VMWare, for a very challenging project in Antwerp!


Staffing and Sourcing


Under Group IT Services Distributed Products, The “Virtualization & Compute” product aims at delivering best in class virtualization and compute capabilities

As a member of this team you are responsible for the engineering and the operations of new solutions regarding server virtualization technologies, working in a global mode with all the regions


• You drive forward the evolution of the server virtualization platform, gradually evolving to the private cloud concept and software defined datacenter capabilities

• BAU activities in the technology domain (such as VM resource expansion reduction (cpu, mem, disk), Backup checks and VM recovery, SRM checks & maintenance, vulnerability remediation, patching, …)

• You provide level 2 to 4 support for virtualization related incidents & problems

• You drive the activities of local contractors and third parties involved in L1/L2 support

• You actively participate in projects (e.g vCF plaform setup for next-generation on premises hosting solution, Platform evolution, Core IT refresh, Security remediation & related parameter adaptation rollouts)

• You organize knowledge Transfer to colleagues

• You provide consultancy & feedback towards markets and Service Management teams

• You are on standby (24/7) one week a month and can participate to Early Morning Operations (EMO) or planned changes out of business hours

• You participate to DRP tests campaigns

• You actively participate in audits remediations and security projects

• You participate actively to the backlog management of the team (sprint plannings, reviews, status meetings, …)

• You provide and share documentations

• You provide capacity management reporting and visibility on action

• Internal communication with the team colleagues and with the other teams


Following knowledge and experience areas are mandatory:

• VMWare vSphere 6.x, vCenter 7, vCSA 7, ESXi7, vSAN, SRM, vROps, vRA, vcF, vCenter Photon OS appliances, LogInsight, NSX-T

• Windows Server 2016 and 2019

• Scripting skills and automation : PowerShell, Python, Terraform

• Basics of Windows and Linux

• Proven experience in IT production environment (incident, 24H/7 on duty, early morning organization), with DRP architecture.

• A good experience on Vmware migration & upgrade.

• Audit and security skills.

• Strong general knowledge in IT and Datacenter infrastructure architectures

Knowledge in one or more of the following areas is an asset:

• Hyperconvergent solution skills is appreciated Nutanix PRISM, Netapp HCI

• HP and/or IBM Hardware

• SAN HBA usage & connectivity

• LAN NIC usage & connectivity

• Directory Services (AD/LDAP awareness to enable central security management)

• ITIL processes

Requested personal skills

• You have the requested technical knowledge and, ideally, a similar experience

• You are eager to learn new technologies

• Proficiency with documentation writing

• You can work autonomously and are proactive

• You have strong analytical skills

• You are open to change

• You have good communication skills, are customer centric and a team player

• You are stress resistant

• You speak fluently English, and additionnaly French or German is nice to have.

• Flexibility in working hours / location / standby


We offer a market conform day rate or salary, a long term project and a coaching track along our journey together


Chatry Van Hove +32 2 255 71 50


Chatry Van Hove +32 2 255 71 50

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