Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate


What you’ll be doing...
This person will be responsible for the implementation and support of new data centre infrastructure running security applications for one of Verizon’s largest customers. The primary purpose for the role is to assist with the integration of the new platform with customer’s existing systems, provide ongoing operational support and then mentoring to the wider GSOC team in platform support.
Support data centre infrastructure and platforms including compute, storage, virtualisation and network technologies whilst balancing capacity and demand management.
Provide technical guidance and resolution to complex problems and new service requests within defined SLA.
Interact with internal and external clients to develop technical requirements and solutions
Systems Engineering, automation & orchestration, backup, archiving and product implementations for a Linux based platform
Configuration and delivery of Virtualisation Systems (primarily KVM/VMware) and associated infrastructure, including server administration, storage and logging managers
Understanding of IT Network Security how it interacts with the ISM.
Support the team in the ongoing management of CISCO, McAfee, Palo Alto and Checkpoint firewalls, VMware, F5, Web Gateway and Email Gateway appliance
What we’re looking for...
5+ years’ experience support of infrastructure with multiple vendor platforms.
Extensive experience in configuration and support of large storage solutions including EMC and NetApp. Storage array concepts and configuration experience, including; RAID Implementations, Pool Storage Design, LUN Sizing and Volume Configuration.
Experience and a thorough understanding of the deployment of various virtualization/ orchestration technologies, for example:
A thorough understanding of Linux (Ubuntu) operating system and related virtualisation technologies and provisioning tools such as KVM and Spacewalk provisioning system.
Understanding of Ansible / Chef / Puppet implementations to support automation
Experience with Identity Management platforms – Active Directory, Redhat
Experience with data-centre switching platforms including Cisco and Juniper
Understanding of various security technologies including encryption, tapping and optimisation of data streams
Experience working in highly secure environments with NV1 clearance will be highly regarded.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

About the company

For more than 100 years, Verizon has been at the center of the communications revolution.
Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world.

We help people, businesses and things communicate better.

The digital world promises consumers a better, more connected life, and we’re the ones delivering it. We make it possible for people to stay in touch and businesses to connect with their customers. We’re also bringing technology and hands-on learning opportunities directly to kids who need it most. Our goal is to inspire tomorrow’s creators to use technology to build brighter futures for themselves, their families and the world.

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