VMware Consultant:

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Category: Service Desk / End User Services
City: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Position ID: J0417-1231
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

The Vmware consultant role is an operational support role and will require participation to the new installation projects in a complex landscape. The consultant will be part of a large technical team (20 members), but will work more closely with the senior Vmware consultant responsible for the existing landscape. The working environment is very dynamic and stimulating.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

The chosen candidate should get strong communication skills in French and English (oral and written) and demonstrate the following skills:
- Hold a college degree with a specialisation in computer science or an equivalent certificate.
- Hold a Recognized certification in VMware area.
- Support and optimization of the VMware environment in order to fulfill our client needs.
- Knowledge of optimal utilization of VMware tools and technology.
- Strong communication skills in order to adapt technical language to a non technical audience
- Strong skills in problem solving and in providing solutions and applying it properly.
- Capacity to collaborate in process design (operational and administrative). Ability to write standards and Method of procedure (such as Run book, user guide, etc…)
- Good leadership, diplomacy and result oriented.
- Autonomous and ability to work on unclear circumstances;
- Strong client oriented skills;
- Priority Management skills;
- Knowledge of Cisco OS, Windows and Linux is an asset.

Furthermore, the VMware consultant will have to participate to the « on call » rotation in order to perform the Off hour support (outside of 8am-5pm).

What you can expect from us:

At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.


  • Analytical Thinking
  • Cisco
  • Communication (Oral/Written)
  • Detail-oriented
  • Leadership
  • Linux
  • Multi-tasking
  • Performs Well Under Pressure
  • Problem Solving/DecisionMaking
  • VMware
  • Windows
  • English
  • French

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