Lead System Administrator (Kubernetes / Terraform) - Remote

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Who we are and what we do?
At BMC, transformation is everything. It’s how we bring IT to life for more than 20,000 customers worldwide—82% of the Fortune 500 to be exact. And it’s what energizes our more than 6,000 employees to bring meaningful change to businesses and lives, especially their own. 300+ patents give our customers a strong competitive edge.

We have 35 years of market leadership in the IT management solutions. We also have the energy, optimism, opportunities, and private financial backing that makes us feel—and act—more like a start-up that knows no limits. 

For you, that means the chance to do more and be more—not only making incredible things happen with technology but also reinventing the BMC business right now. 

A career that expands your mind and your horizons. Peers who inspire you, drive you, support you, and make you laugh out loud. An environment that fosters individuality and personal growth. All at a company that is committed to leading the industry in the delivery of digital services for business transformation. That’s BMC.

Position Description: 
This requirement/position is for Cloud Services team who is responsible for deploying infrastructure platform in public, private, and hybrid Clouds.

The Cloud Services team is responsible to architect, maintain and support all new data centre deployments, as well as maintaining the currency of software versions of Kubernetes and Rancher.   

Primary Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Support and maintain private and public cloud deployments on AWS, Azure, IBM and other IAAS platforms.
  • Maintain and Support all platform deployment software, including K8 and Rancher.
  • Develop and maintain automation via Terraform, and Ansible.
  • Build bare metal and Virtual environments.
  • Capacity and Performance Management, Data Centre Rollouts and Consolidation.

Experience we look for:
  • Strong Knowledge & Experience with Kubernetes, Ansible, and Terraform  
  • Work with Change & Incident Management Tools. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required for interaction with a global team. 
  • Significant experience deploying in AWS, Azure, IBM as well as private cloud providers
  • Work independently with minimal supervision, normally receiving minimal instruction on day-to-work activities. 
  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires thorough evaluation. 
  • Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.  
  • Use skills and experience to identify and resolve a wide range of issues in practical and imaginative ways. 
  • Assess and communicate risks based on complexity, resource and timeline constraints. 
  • Ability to work in cross functional teams and influence the outcome.
  • Bachelor’s Degree 
  • ITIL, MCSE, VCP, AWS Certifications are added advantage.
From core to cloud to edge, BMC delivers the software and services that enable over 10,000 global customers, including 84% of the Forbes Global 100, to thrive in their ongoing evolution to an Autonomous Digital Enterprise.
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