System Engineer

Short Description

Expedia is hiring a System Engineer who can perform high-level system resource monitoring RAID utilization.

Job Description

What you'll do:
  • Manage VMWare infrastructure including updating, performance tuning, capacity planning, and creation of policies.
  • VMware System Administration to handle all day to day functionality including installation, upgrades.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of ESXi 6.x and vSphere 6.x including Vcenter, High-availability architectures, vMotion, and Recovery Point
  • Creating and Managing Virtual Machines and Templates
  • Creating Clusters for High Availability (HA) and Distributive Resource Scheduling (DRS)
  • Configured Resource Pool, V Motion, Alerts, Alarms, NTP
  • Migrate Physical Servers to Virtual Server using VMware Converter (P2V Converter)
  • Performing Snapshots, Cloning, Cold Migrations, and Hot Migrations
  • Monitoring of Virtual Machine's & ESX servers (CPU, Memory, Disk and Network Utilization) for Security
  • Performance tuning of VMware servers, Virtual sessions, and management of server resources between Virtual Machines
  • Root Cause & System Log Analysis and reporting.
  • Moving VM's from one LUN to another LUN using Storage V-Motion.
  • Experience with blade servers, SAN Storage, Fiber Channel, and Storage Architecture
  • Experience with server hardware and Data Center Operations
  • Working knowledge of Windows Server, Active Directory, and Linux/UNIX
  • Working knowledge of IP networking, DNS, DHCP, and protocols
  • Familiarity & working knowledge with Windows SCCM
  • Must have excellent troubleshooting skills with the ability to analyze and isolate network and system specific issues to identify and resolve the root cause
  • Perform high-level system resource monitoring (RAID utilization)
  • Support statistics report generation.
  • Experience on managing Cisco UCS Blade environment is plus

Who you are:

You'll fit this role if you have:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT, or equivalent work experience.
5 to 8 years of Information Technology experience in Windows Administration, VMware Administration in a large enterprise environment.
Experienced in the deployment and operation of large scale Windows-based platforms in an e-commerce environment.
Exceptional skills to identify and troubleshoot issues in the environment
Demonstrated judgment in optimizing among customer needs, business constraints, and technological realities
Experience in maintaining infrastructure health and hygiene, experience with Patching.
Demonstrated ability to define and document processes to manage the infrastructure.
Ability to work well with others both internally within a team and among external teams
Exceptional written and oral communication and presentation skills
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills
Self-directed and result-oriented with a strong personal commitment to quality and on-schedule delivery
Able to work under pressure of deadlines

Following Specialized Certifications is a Plus:
VMware Administration Certification
MCSA - Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
MCSE - Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer

System Engineer
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Expedia, Inc. is the world's largest online travel company, with an extensive brand portfolio that includes leading online travel brands, such as:, a leading full service online travel company with localized sites in 33 countries, a leading global lodging expert operating 89 localized websites in 39 languages with its award winning Rewards loyalty program
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