X86 Infrastructure Admin

Closing Date: May 10, 2021


  • As an X86 Infrastructure Admin, you will be responsible for providing specialist support for X86 server infrastructure running VMware vSphere on a case by case basis as well as the overall general administration of GBM managed infrastructure at client sites


  • Responsible for day to day operations and support for X86 based environments
  • Installation/troubleshooting of x86 based Operating systems (Windows, Linux)
  • Hardware installation and configuration where needed
  • Responsible for all day-to-day management of the VMs including installation, upgrades, troubleshooting, patching, backup, and recovery.
  • Assist in the planning, execution of project activities
  • Experience managing VMware virtualization technologies an advantage
  • Knowledge or experience with administering Linux servers (RHEL) an advantage
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Cluster Services (MSCS), DHCP / DNS / WINS /IIS/ ISA / SQL /FTP
  • Hardware installation concept of RAID
  • Should have some working knowledge of Hyper V hosts and VMs
  • Scripting knowledge on PowerShell / VBS will be an added advantage
  • Awareness of cloud technologies like Azure / GCP / AWS
  • Experience with large-scale enterprise projects.
  • Knowledge of methodologies for developing, building and configuring a system.
  • Understand the storage configuration, LUN creation procedures and policies


  • Knowledge of the ITIL process and certification in ITIL foundations is a must.

Qualifications & Experience

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology
  • Windows server administration experience 5-9 Years (especially Win 2k12/16 and Win 2k19).
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience VMware 5.X & 6.x Virtualization Technology
  •  The candidate must be available in Qatar with a transferable visa & ready to join immediately