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VMware Engineer

Charlotte, NC, US Raleigh, NC, US

Requisition Number: 82344 

By joining Insight Enterprises as a VMware Engineer, you will join a tech-savvy and highly collaborative world.  We provide the hardware, software, and support services for our customers' most critical IT projects.  As such, we're looking to hire a VMware Engineer to join our team for the next 6+ months, with the possibility for the role to extend or convert into a permanent position.


Please note, this will be an on-site position located in Thomasville, NC.  Expected compensation is $60-$75/hr for the contract portion of the engagement.


What you will be doing:

  • Assist with the day to day administration, support, maintenance and updates to the environment.
  • Troubleshoot & help triage outages & issues.


What you need to join:

  • At lease 5 years of Systems experience including VMWare and Windows.
  • Experience with VSphere, VCenter & ESX, including day to day management, VM creation, VM configuration, deploying templates, vMotion, replication, HA, DRS, etc.
  • Experience upgrading VSphere, VCenter, VMWare tools, etc.
  • Understanding of storage (SAN\NAS) connectivity from VSphere, mounting LUNs, etc.
  • Experience using vLANs and VMWare virtual switching.
  • Solid understanding of the Windows Server Operating system, including patching, build, troubleshooting, etc.
  • Experience creating VMWare templates and good understanding of template best practices.
  • Good understanding of Network and Security best practices as they relate to a virtualized environment and Windows Operating System.
  • Ability to provide afterhours support for escalations as necessary.
  • Solid understanding of network fundamentals

Nice to have:

  • Relevant VMWare certifications are a plus.
  • Relevant Microsoft certifications are a plus.

The position described above provides a summary of some the job duties required and what it would be like to work at Insight. For a comprehensive list of physical demands and work environment for this position, click here.


Today, every business is a technology business. Insight Enterprises, Inc. empowers organizations of all sizes with Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ and services to maximize the business value of IT. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud/data center transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimization solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow. From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our 11,000 teammates help clients innovate and optimize their operations to run smarter. Discover more at 

  • Founded in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona
  • 11,000+ teammates in 19 countries providing Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations across the globe
  • $8.3 billion in revenue in 2020
  • Ranked #409 on the Fortune 500, #15 on the CRN Solution Provider 500, 2020 CRN Innovator of the Year Award
  • 2020 Intel Innovation Partner of Year, 2020 Microsoft U.S. Partner of the Year and Worldwide Customer Experience Partner of the Year
  • Ranked #7 on the 2021 Fortune World's Most Admired Companies (Information Technology Services industry), #70 on the Fortune 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, #296 on Forbes World's Best Employers (#27 within IT), and #5 on the Phoenix Business Journal 2020 list of Best Places to Work
  • Signatory of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and Affiliate Member of the Responsible Business Alliance


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Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.



Posting Notes: Thomasville || North Carolina (US-NC) || United States (US) || None || None || US - Charlotte, NC; US - Raleigh, NC ||

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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