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Pearson Senior Platform Virtualisation Engineer in Bangalore, India

Senior Platform Virtualisation Engineer - ( 2108243 )


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Operation and maintenance of the Pearson virtualization environment utilizing industry standard best practices.

  • Engineer, Configure and install WVD infrastructure to support current and new initiatives.

  • Develop automation processes to increase platform efficiencies and reduce overhead.

  • Implement application virtualization and coordinate testing with application owners.

  • Creates, manage, and implements images/build packages and application packages for WVD

  • Work collaboratively with stake holders and Platform architects on planning and future direction of WVD.

  • Ensure high availability of the operation state of Pearson’s virtualized environment.

  • Engage in capacity plan exercises to ensure adequate system resources.

  • Monitor, evaluate, and remediate system availability, troubleshoot, and issue resolutions.

  • Measures and improves performance and scalability.

  • Help develop disaster recovery or business continuity plans which include WVD.

  • Maintain, document, and implement DWS processes and procedures associated with WVD

  • Other duties and projects as assigned and in a timely fashion.

  • Liaise with 3rd party suppliers and support desks as necessary


Core Competencies:

  • Must be eager to learn new technologies and Services

  • Positive attitude and passion for good customer service and user experience

  • Must have excellent verbal & written communication skills

  • Has a high degree of initiative and self-motivation

  • Ability to collaborate across globally dispersed teams

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Expected to own tasks through to completion without supervision whilst managing customer and management expectations

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Ability to work efficiently and manage workload

  • A passion to automate

  • Customer and service delivery focused

  • Able to analyses call data, evaluating and making logical recommendations based on findings.

  • Must be able to foster co-operation and teamwork to achieve defined objectives. Must have the ability to interact and collaborate effectively with Pearson colleagues from other teams and with a wide range of stakeholders and business partners.

Educational & Professional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or other relevant field or have equivalent proven industry experience.

  • 4 years of systems administration experience in the following areas:

    • Virtual/Cloud infrastructure
    • Citrix, Hyper-V, or VMware
  • Recent Microsoft Certifications or equivalent proven industry experience.

Primary Location : IN-IN-Bangalore

Work Locations :

IN-Bangalore-DivyaSree Chambers

Wing A, DivyaSree ChambersO'Shaugnessy RoadLangford Town


Job : Technology

Organization : Technology & Operations

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : Jun 10, 2021

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2108243