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Senior VMWare Engineer, SAP Fieldglass

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The SAP Fieldglass Platforms team is looking for an experienced Senior VMware engineer. The ideal candidate is someone with exceptional skills and expertise managing, deploying, and troubleshooting VMware environments leveraging automation along with many SDDC components.


This position can be based anywhere in the US.



  • Continuously ensure and refine configurations to provide for efficiencies, scalability, high performance, high availability, and disaster recovery for all VMware environments.
  • Support the operations and maintenance of the VMware virtual infrastructure, including, but not limited to, vCenter and the full vRealize suite.
  • Lifecycle management and upgrades of the full VMware suite including server hardware.
  • Enable container and microservice based technologies to run on the VMware stack.
  • Develop custom blueprints, playbooks, automations, and workflows using vRealize Automation, vRealize Orchestrator and other automation tools.
  • Develop various VMware product reports and dashboards for performance, troubleshooting and capacity management leveraging VMware toolsets.
  • Develop strategies for maintaining, testing, and validating the health and security of the VMware environment.
  • Participate in compliance audits and provide evidence for relevant controls.
  • Demonstrate advanced analytical skills by identifying the root cause of complex issues, provide RCAs, and implement corrective and preventive measures.
  • Participate in Level 2 On-call rotation.
  • Mentor and train lower level engineers.
  • Support yearly disaster recovery exercises.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 5 years working in a large-scale VMware environment
  • VCP certification a plus
  • Automation Experience using Ansible and other scripting languages
  • Experience with vSAN and NSX-T
  • Experience with the following tools and technologies a strong plus: VCF4, DevOps, Jira, Containers, Kubernetes, Git, Docker, Puppet, Chef
  • Linux & Windows system administration experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Adaptable self-starter with strong collaboration skills






We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:293112 | Work Area: Information Technology | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: Virtual - USA

Senior VMWare Engineer, SAP Fieldglass

Facility:  293112
Posted Date:  Oct 19, 2021
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Chicago, IL, US, 60606

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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