MasterCard Senior Systems Platform Engineer - VMware in Dublin, Ireland
Who is Mastercard?
We are the global technology company behind the world’s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless at https://www.priceless.com/ ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.
Senior Systems Platform Engineer - VMware
Builds, implements, and maintains support for Mastercard's systems/platforms for performance, efficiency, and capacity by analysing and testing the facilities, and identifying/diagnosing performance issues (eg, middleware, compute & storage)
This role forms part of the EMEA Distributed Virtualization Services team which manages our VMware, converged and hyper-converged infrastructure.
Develops, builds, and maintains platform technologies and associated software products, specifically virtualization, converged and hyper-converged technologies.
Performs hardware and software implementations to optimize system/platform performance, efficiency, and capacity; may guide others on implementation and troubleshooting activities
Supports holistic platform security posture which includes identifying risks, escalating potential concerns, and implementing both risk mitigation plans and control functions
Drafts and reviews status reports and troubleshooting guides, carrying out project plans to ensure project milestones are met and progress is successfully communicated
Develops configuration, process, and procedure standards to support moderate to complex operational and engineering activities.
Recommends and implements business and process improvements to facilitate optimal performance within area of expertise
Bachelor of Engineering or Technology in Computer Science
Candidates must have experience working with large-scale virtualization environments using technologies such: VMware vCenter, vSAN, NSX, vRealise Operations, vRealise Automation and vRealize Log Insight.
Candidates must have experience working with Converged and Hyper-Converged Technologies such as Cisco UCS and Dell EMC PowerEdge.
One or more related certifications such as VMware VCP, VMware VCAP, Cisco UCS Certification (DCUCI/DCUCD) or DCA PowerEdge.
Successful track record developing and maintaining complex platform solutions.
Actively participates in supporting an assigned global technology domain or sub-domain, providing inputs for areas of expertise.
Experience advising internal partners on moderate to complex operational and engineering activities.
Successfully contributed to continuous process improvement initiatives and automation activities.
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Everyone wants easier ways to pay;
we invent them.
Checkout lines are slow;
we speed them along.
Merchants want more sales;
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People need financial access;
we connect them.
Corporate purchasing is complicated;
we make it simple.
Commuters are busy;
we speed them on their way.
Governments need greater efficiencies;
we help create them.
Small businesses are virtual;
we give them access to a world of buyers.
Retailers want to fight fraud;
we provide the tools.
Requisition ID: R-102639