Job Description



Job Title: Windows Cloud Administrator

Job Family: Windows Operations - Technical Specialist.
Location Bengaluru, India

Summary: To Provide onprem & cloud-hosted Windows platform support for multiple applications in production and other environments. Liaise with IT Infrastructure teams and the application support team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties and Responsibilities
• Responsible for ensuring availability and performance of the Wintel, VMware & Citrix platform in OnPrem and Cloud that supports the PROD/test/DEV application environments.
• To proactively monitor the Windows servers to ensure secure services with minimum downtime.
• Responsible for setups of new windows server creation in VMWare, Nutanix, and AWS, Azure cloud.
• Domain knowledge about Windows, VMware, Citrix platforms.
• Lead efforts to design and build automation in the areas of application deployment, configuration management, release operations, on-demand resource adjustments, etc.
• Drive best practices; standardize build and deployment processes and tools across systems.
• Able to follow through on tasks and projects.
• Experience in Cloud environments like AWS, and Azure.
• Identifying and automating the toils for the platform onboarded to the command center team.
• Participate in Windows server patching using WSUS / SCCM and or other automated tools.
• Troubleshoot incidents, identify root causes, fix, and document problems, and implement preventive measures.
• Define, document, and implement best practices and strategies regarding application deployment and infrastructure maintenance.
• Participate in cost optimization initiatives and ongoing processes like Compute right sizing, deleting unattached volumes, Orphan snapshots, upgrading the instance to the latest generation, etc., and taking necessary action to reduce the cloud cost.
• Working in Devops Model and Automate Operational Task.
Skill Sets/ Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree
• Proven Wintel servers and AWS/Azure Cloud Administration experience (7+ years)
• Good written, verbal communication and presentation skills
• Knowledge of security best practices and understanding of vulnerability assessments
• Python or PowerShell Scripting skills must be required.
Education and/or experience: Bachelor's degree, or equivalent, in Computer Science or a related field with AWS & Azure cloud windows systems experience, is preferred. 7-10+ years of system experience, including 3+ years on large enterprise applications, in developing and/or supporting applications to solve business problems. Interact with senior management, negotiate, and manage conflict.

Certifications: At least one of the following industry certifications:
• AWS Certified Solutions Architect
• AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
• Azure Administration