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Sr. Systems Administrator - VMware & CISCO UCS

Req id:  25319

Hyderabad, TG, IN



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.  



The Opportunity: 

As a Sr. System Administrator with the Infrastructure Operations team at OpenText will assist with Compute services on our global compute infrastructure in a Commercial environment. Included in this, are deployments/maintenance of computing infrastructure, working with vendors, ensuring performance specifications are met and other duties as directed. You will also participate in on-call rotation to handle production-impacting issues.

What it Takes:

  • Installation, Maintenance, and upkeep of global Physical & Virtual compute infrastructure
  • Deployments, Patching, Upgrade, Administration, and Migrations of Compute Infrastructure
  • Work global cross functional teams, vendor escalations & coordination
  • Fulfillment of day to day requests from users, and performance specifications
  • Support Change Management, Release Management, Ops PMO Projects
  • Respond to incident calls, joining conference bridges and plan day to accommodate off hour project and team meetings
  • Participate in scheduled systems maintenance activities during weekends and off hours
  • 24x7 oncall on rotation – at least one week in a month


You are great at: 

  • Education: B.E/B.Tech in computer science / information systems or equivalent. 
  • Experience: 5+ Years of experience in infrastructure operations as Systems Administrator in Production and non-production environments.  
  • Experience in VMWare vCenter, Cisco UCS, Dell iDRAC, vCloud Dir, vRops, Zabbix and LogInsight.
  • Experience in Physical & Virtual Servers Administration with Operating Systems like ESXi, (RedHat 5.x/6.x/7.x/8.x, SUSE (SLES 11/12/15) and Windows Server.
  • Ansible based Automation and Experience in writing Playbooks and Scripting. (Basic knowledge mandatory)
  • Knowledge on
    • Active directory/ DHCP/ Domain Controllers
    • NFS, Auto mounts
    • DNS, SMTP
    • RedHat-Satellite Capsule
    • Network and Storage Technologies
  • Good to have additional skills:
    • Hands on experience in handling datacenter operations (inclusive of Racking /Mounting / Cabling/ Troubleshooting of software & hardware) & should be able to interact with customers and staff at the technical level, as required.
    • Conduct system security audits, system security checks Setup and administration of multi-tier computing system environments
    • Understand ITIL Standards and ITSM Processes



At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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