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Virtualisation Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Change

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  • Salary:

    £400 - 500 per day

  • Contact:

    Gabriela Perez

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Are you a virtualization engineer looking for a new 6 month contract?

We are  seeking a skilled Virtualization Engineer to join a small  team on a contract basis. As a Virtualization Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and managing virtualized environments using industry-leading technologies. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge projects and work with a dynamic team of IT professionals.


  • Design and implement virtualized environments using VMware or Hyper-V technologies.

  • Consolidate physical servers into virtual machines, optimizing resource utilization.

  • Monitor and manage virtual infrastructure performance, capacity, and availability.

  • Configure and maintain virtual networks, storage, and virtual machine templates.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure smooth integration of virtualized systems.

  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to virtualization technologies.

  • Perform regular backups, disaster recovery testing, and ensure system security.


  • Proven experience as a Virtualization Engineer or similar role.

  • Strong knowledge of VMware or Hyper-V virtualization technologies.

  • Proficiency in designing and implementing virtualized environments.

  • Familiarity with storage systems, networking, and server hardware.

  • Solid understanding of backup and disaster recovery strategies.

  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues related to virtualization.

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.

  • Certifications such as VMware Certified Professional (VCP) or Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate (or equivalent) are preferred.

Contract Details:

  • Duration: 6 months the 

  • Work Schedule:Full time

  • Location: Hybrid role based in Manchester city centre

Join the team and contribute to the success of some excitine virtualization projects. To apply, please send your CV to 

I look forward to reviewing your application and discussing how your skills can contribute to organisation's growth.


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