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Infrastructure Technology Specialist

Eddyville, Iowa, United States

Infrastructure Technology Specialist - Contract - Eddyville, IA

The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

Cognizant is seeking Infrastructure Technology Specialist in Eddyville, IA

Role Description

8+ Years of solid hands on experience on Microsoft Windows Systems Administration with Microsoft Windows 10, Windows Server 2012, 2016 and 2019. Ability to technically troubleshoot system issues on Windows Platform.

Minimum of 5+ Years of strong experience with VMware or Hyper-V Management/Support and Configuration in enterprise Microsoft Environment. Requires extensive knowledge on fundamentals of vmware, vSphere, vCenter Server, Esxi cluster administration. Hands on experience on Installing and managing virtual machines on Esxi and administration of ESX Servers.

Act as a technical lead for major initiatives, changes and deployments, and handle the diagnosis of complex issues within the virtual environment.

Designing and implementing virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and enabling template management

Hands on experience with installation and uninstallation of Software on Windows 10 and Server Platform - includes knowledge of configurations, running security patches and maintenance activities. Knowledge of Windows Imaging and experience building Windows 10 Workstations through PxE or USB would be an added advantage

Knowledge of DHCP, SNMP and Active Directory. Strong knowledge of Group Policy and worked through Operating System Configurations.

Experience with Dell Unity Block storage administration (SAN). 2+ Years of SAN Engineering and SAN Migration

Experience working in a datacenter setup or manufacturing Plant Environment is an added advantage

Strong written and verbal skills, and the ability to collaborate with colleagues from a wide range of job functions. Coordinate with internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects

Desirable to have hands-on knowledge of creating project schedule, with milestones, due dates and estimates. Ability to track project performance, analyze successful project completion with short term and long term goals. Documenting and following up on important actions and decisions from meetings

Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office - especially with MS Project, MS Excel and Power point

Hands on experience on creating and managing knowledge documents including developing process maps, KB Articles work flow diagrams

Contracting at Cognizant will see you working with the world's leading companies to improve everyday life. Unlike many IT gigs, Cognizant's unique consultative approach will see you help clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses with the latest tech, not just deliver a standard project.

Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant serves 177 of the Fortune 500, and has enjoyed consecutive years of growth, so you'll never be short of finding your next gig with them. Plus you'll enjoy many of the perks you'd expect from one of the most admired companies in the world.

Skills & Requirements

8 to 9 years experience

Why Hays?

As Cognizant's chosen recruitment partner we have this role exclusively, so you will work with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of Cognizant, the role, the Information Technology industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers and so can keep you in mind when future gigs like this come up with Cognizant. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there's a position you really want, you're fully prepared to get it.

Additionally, this position is a contract role where Hays offers you the opportunity to enroll in full medical, dental or vision benefits.





Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

Drug testing may be required; please contact a recruiter for more information.

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