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Virtulisation Engineer (VMware) at The Hut Group
Manchester, GB

The Hut Group aims to be the World’s leading Online Health & Beauty Destination. We are currently the UK’s leading multi-website online retailer with rapidly growing global operations and a unique proprietary technology platform. With over 16 million customers worldwide and 400 million visits to our sites annually, we understand the importance of reliable technology and expertise.


The Virtualisation Engineer is a key member of the infrastructure team; which is responsible for operation and maintenance of the group ecommerce, public and private cloud platforms and test/development environments.

As a Virtualisation Engineer, you will be part of a team that owns and operates multiple vSphere environments globally, as well as associated automation platforms. You will have the opportunity to work on existing and new solutions.

You will actively work with other engineers and senior engineers and be involved in the architecture of solutions for the group platforms.

We are looking for ambitious individuals that relish new challenges in a constantly evolving environment.

The role would be suitable to someone with previous experience deploying and managing VMware environments.


Key Responsibilities:

    Deployment, configuration, automation, and management of all VMware environments and associated automation platforms
    Ensuring availability of the group platform and services.
    Provide On-call support out of hours for escalated issues.

Essential Skills:

    Experience deploying, configuring, and managing VMware environments
    Basic LAN and WAN networking
    Understanding and appreciation of compute and network security

An interest in any of the following would be highly desirable:

    Storage systems, both iSCSI and Fibre channel
    Scripting languages, specifically PowerShell and JavaScript


What’s in it for you

    Competitive Salary, plus a bonus
    You’ll be joining a growing, intelligent team that will drive business change
    You’ll have the opportunity to make an impact within the team, applying the skills and methodologies you’ve learnt
    You’ll be working for a company with an excellent culture, in a friendly and fast paced environment
    You’ll be able to react to change with backing from the business

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