System Administrator Virtualization / Storage



Global manager: 

  • Renske Wester


Europa / Europe

Nato clearance: 


Job description: 

LOCATION: The Hague, Netherlands
DURATION: 6 months
CONTRACT: Consultant
SALARY: Negotiable daily rate
WORK HOURS: Monday to Friday, normal working hours
Responsible for the system administration of assigned systems
Support the migration, adaptation, operation, maintenance and tuning for all SAN inside the classified / unclassified NATO networks and new upcoming networks
Central Enterprise administration of datacenter storage systems
Central Enterprise administration of Fibre channel fabrics
Maintain the SAN storage and implement changes as required to fix detected errors
Identifies operational problems and contributes to their resolution
Performs analysis and implementation of user requirements
Implements disaster recovery procedures to ensure data integrity
Server and client platform resolution
Implements & tests new hardware / software releases
Contributes to the development of Standard Operating Procedures for routine system administration tasks
User systems management software and tools to collect agreed performance statistics
Carries out agreed system software maintenance tasks


Job requirements: 

Practical experience in the design, implementation, testing, maintenance and operation of SAN Solutions
Practical experience in the administration and management of data stored on virtualization infrastructure
Practical knowledge of network protocols and network management technology
Knowledge of standards industry network Operating Systems (OS) concepts
Practical knowledge of the entire VMWare product line
Advanced experience in deploying CIS systems based on VMWare and Microsoft / Linux systems
An understanding of computer server architectures, including peripheral interfaces (iSCSI, RAID, Ethernet, Fibre Optics), SAN Storage and Storage fabrics
Knowledge / Experience in VMWare Virtualization (esxi 5.0 maximum)
Knowledge on NetApp OnTap 7.x, 8.x


Additional information: 

  • MS SQL Cluster technology administration
  • Previous experience in a Military environment
  • Knowledge of ITIL concepts