Senior IT Infra Engineer - Compute & Virtualization SME



Job Description


Job Title: Senior Infrastructure Engineer, IT

Location: Atlanta, GA (Hybrid- Office/ Data Center)


Aptean is changing. Our ERP solutions are transforming a huge range of global businesses, from food producers to manufacturers. In a world of generic enterprise software, we provide targeted solutions that bring together the very best technology and drive greater results. With over 3,000 employees, 50 different products and a global client base, there’s no better time to advance your career at Aptean.


Are you ready for what’s next, now? We are! If being part of a dynamic, high growth organization excites you and you are an Infrastructure Engineer, IT, and eager to learn and grow, then this opportunity is for you! Our fast-paced environment and dynamic global IT department is eager for a mover and shaker to step into this role and become an integral part of our team. 



About the opportunity:


The Senior Infrastructure Engineer will Independently provide planning, troubleshooting, installation, configuration, and upgrade support for all servers and storage and proactively review infrastructure capacities against business (future) requirements. This position will be responsible for developing practical and innovative ways to identify and meet goals. They will also be responsible for work that is less defined in scope and has the understanding and experience to execute business objectives. This role has the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to provide high levels of customer service, with proven experience resolving technical issues within a corporate computing environment. 


You will:


  • Independently manage performance operating systems, ensuring all applicable enterprise infrastructure is monitored to quality expectations. Proactively responds to alarms in a timely manner; Knows when to escalate and who to engage for assistance. 
  • Provide planning, troubleshooting, installation, configuration, and upgrade support for the virtual environment using VMWare, vSphere 8, VCF and Tanzu (including vCenter ,ESXi hosts, VM guests,etc.) in a timely and professional manner with some guidance. Ensures all IT policies, procedures and service level agreement are adhered to.  
  • Have good working knowledge of the enterprise data center, servers and storage, infrastructure systems, networks and applications to complete their tasks on time and to quality expectations. Proactively works on continuing to develop their knowledge. 
  • Build a plan and take ownership for the plan to drive it to completion to integrate acquisitions into the Aptean IT environment on time and to quality expectations.  
  • Identify any patterns or issues or lessons learned and proactively shares them with the appropriate parties to build them into future acquisition planning. 
  • Seek out opportunities to continue to enhance automation efficiencies across the enterprise.


About you:


Expected experience range for the role is at least 5 years of datacenter infrastructure experience with a bachelor’s degree; VMware certifications preferred.


You must have:

  • Current residence in or willing to relocate to Atlanta, GA or its immediate suburbs.
  • Excellent Technical Skills and Knowledge in VMware vSphere (VCP preferred), PowerShell/PowerCLI, VMware and Microsoft Cloud solutions.  
  • Strong Virtual Infrastructure experience to include networking troubleshooting and design at both the physical and virtual switch layers.
  • Excellent communication, problem solving and project management skills. 


If you share our mindset, you can share in our success. To find out more about joining Aptean, get in touch today.

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Aptean pledges to promote a company culture where diversity, equity and inclusion are central. We are committed to applying this principle as we interact with our customers, build our teams, cultivate our leaders and shape a company in which any employee can succeed, regardless of race, color, sex, national origin, sexuality and gender identity, religion, disability, age, status as a protected veteran or any other group status protected by law. Celebrating our diverse experiences, opinions and beliefs allows us to embrace what makes us unique and to use this as an asset in bringing innovative solutions to our customer base.


“At Aptean, our global and diverse employee base is our greatest asset. It is through embracing and understanding our differences that we are able to harness our individual power to maximize the success of our customers, our employees and our company.” – TVN Reddy


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