Virtualization Architect

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We are recruiting a Virtualization Architect with extensive technical expertise in virtualization across multiple platforms, experience in cloud integration, fluent English and strong team player capabilities. Find a full list of the required qualifications below.

This is a hybrid or fully remote job embedded with our client – a major software group.

Experience and qualifications

  • Technical Expertise in Virtualization:

    • Extensive experience designing, implementing, and managing virtualization solutions across multiple platforms, including VMware vSphere, and Microsoft Hyper-V.

    • Proficiency in virtualization technologies such as server virtualization, desktop virtualization (VDI), application virtualization, and containerization (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).

    • In-depth knowledge of hypervisor architecture, virtual machine (VM) management, resource allocation, and performance optimization techniques.

  • Platform Diversity:

    • Expertise in VMware vSphere, including ESXi hypervisor, vCenter Server, VMware vSAN, and VMware NSX for software-defined networking and security.

    • Familiarity with Microsoft Hyper-V features, such as Hyper-V Manager, Failover Clustering, Hyper-V Replica, and Integration Services.

  • Cloud Integration:

    • Experience in integrating virtualization platforms with public cloud services such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

    • Proficiency in hybrid cloud architectures, including VMware Cloud on AWS, Azure VMware Solution, and Google Cloud VMware Engine for seamless workload mobility and scalability.

  • Scripting and Automation:

    • Strong scripting skills using PowerShell, Python, or other automation frameworks for automating routine tasks, provisioning VMs, and configuring virtualized environments.

    • Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, or Chef for managing virtual infrastructure at scale and ensuring consistency across environments.

  • Infrastructure Design and Architecture:

    • Proven ability to architect and design scalable, resilient, and highly available virtualization solutions that meet business requirements and compliance standards.

    • Knowledge of network virtualization, software-defined storage, and disaster recovery technologies to design comprehensive virtual infrastructure architectures.

  • Team Player:

    • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within cross-functional teams, including system administrators, network engineers, security specialists, and application owners, to achieve project objectives.

    • Willingness to share knowledge, provide technical assistance, and mentor junior team members to foster skill development and promote a culture of continuous learning.

  • Clear Documentation and Communication:

    • Commitment to producing clear and comprehensive documentation, including architecture diagrams, technical specifications, deployment guides, and operational procedures.

    • Strong communication skills to convey technical concepts effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders, facilitating collaboration and decision-making.

  • Vendor Management and Collaboration:

    • Ability to collaborate effectively with hardware vendors, software vendors, and third-party service providers to evaluate, procure, and implement virtualization solutions that meet business needs.

    • Experience in negotiating contracts, managing vendor relationships, and ensuring deliverables meet project requirements and service level agreements (SLAs).

  • Troubleshooting and Problem-solving:

    • Expertise in diagnosing and resolving complex technical issues related to virtualization platforms, including performance bottlenecks, connectivity problems, and compatibility issues.

    • Proven track record of implementing effective troubleshooting strategies, root cause analysis methodologies, and proactive monitoring solutions to maintain high availability and performance.

  • Continuous Learning and Innovation:

    • Commitment to staying updated on emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices in virtualization, cloud computing, and infrastructure automation.

    • Eagerness to explore innovative solutions, evaluate new technologies, and propose recommendations for enhancing the organization’s virtualization environment and driving operational efficiency.

  • Language skills: English fluent, German nice to have

Why join the K&C team and this project?

  • German IT company with HQ in Munich
  • 23 years history
  • Competitive compensation
  • Talented team with flat hierarchy
  • Flexible working schedule

Sounds interesting? We are excited to get to know you!

If you have any questions you would like to ask or if there is any additional information you would like to receive, please feel free to get in touch via either [email protected] or the contact form at the bottom of this page.

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Working with K&C

K&C has a win-win organisational culture –
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K&C is an international software development company with 100+ experts split between our offices in Munich (HQ) Kyiv, Krakow, Sofia, Baku and Sulaimaniya. We provide consulting and direct services for the complex IT-Projects of major European clients such as Commerzbank, Nestle, Bosch, Raiffeisen, METRO, DER Touristik, Lufthansa and others.

At K&C we work with different projects — websites, portals, platforms, mobile (iOS, Android), intranet-systems. The combination of our expertise in cutting-edge technologies, 15 years’ collaborative experience with leading European clients, and a friendly and productive work environment has enabled us to turn traditional IT outsourcing into a reliable and competitive product.

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K&C (Krusche & Company GmbH)

St.-Pauls-Platz 9

80336 Munich

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