Position : NSX Automation Expert
Subject matter expert in VMware NSX. Candidate will be responsible for design and management of global NSX deployment. Candidate will work with IT Cloud Services Team, Information Security Team, and Network Operations Team to deliver an automated, software defined network solution across multiple data centers.
Candidate will be responsible for reference designs, hands-on implementation, and day-to-day management of NSX install base.
The ideal candidate will possess good communication skills and willingness to provide guidance and support to other team members to ensure success of projects.
Must possess a minimum of 4-5 years of recent, relevant experience with VMware NSX network management implementations
CCNA / CCNP Data Center or equivalent experience required
VMware Certified Professional Datacenter Virtualization (VCP-DCV)
VMware Certified Professional Network Virtualization (VCP-NV)
Strong organizational and analytical skills
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal with great attention to detail
Independent and self-motivated worker
Troubleshooting skills (proven ability to find and solve problems)
Generate project support documentation, including procedural documents for implemented systems when scope requires
Ability to educate others in the areas of your expertise across a global workforce
Required Skills and Knowledge :
Proven experience with designing, deploying and managing VMware NSX deployments.
Demonstrated experience with network overlay technologies like VXLAN, OTV and EVPN / BGP.
Network Security Tools and Networking Concepts such as firewalls, IDS / IPS, Load Balancers, Security / Trust Zones, L2 Switching and L3 routing.
VLANs, Unicast vs Multicast, Management Networks, routing, VPN and network design.
L3 Routing protocols such as BGP and OSPF
Knowledge of Cisco UCS, Nexus switching
Knowledge or experience with hyper converged technologies such as Dell / EMC vxRail and vxRack
Experience with vSphere 6.x
Experience with VMware vRealize Network Insight
Experience working with products such as Cisco, F5, Avi Networks, Men & Mice, Palo Alto Networks.
Experience with using cloud management portals such as vRealize Automation, AWS, and Azure
Experience with manipulating APIs to programmatically automate manual tasks
Experience with managing NSX security groups, tags, and port rules
Experience working within an Agile environment.