VMware Engineer

Job Description

Flow Traders is looking for an experienced VMware Engineer to join our growing Technology team in Amsterdam. The ideal candidate is motivated to work in a team-oriented environment with a focus on delivering on highly complex projects. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business.  We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities. If you aim high, the sky is the limit!

The VMware Engineer will administer and support an existing environment, as well as plan, install and configure the systems needed to maintain a high performing and fast-paced trading environment.

What you will do

1. VDI specific Responsibilities

  • 2nd & 3rd level support for mixed Linux & Windows VDI user base
  • Design, install and administer VDI products (Connection Server, UAG, Horizon Agents & Clients)
  • Administer and manage VMware Horizon VDI clusters in multiple locations in EMEA

2. VMware & VDI Responsibilities

  • Design, install and administer VMware products (vCenter, SRM, VSAN)
  • Stay up to date with the latest developments and keep the EMEA VMware environments up to date in an efficient and proactive manner
  • Provide regular day to day operational support of VMware and Storage environment in the EMEA region
  • Be the main point of contact for any technical issues within the EMEA region while also supporting the APAC and US regions during EMEA office hours


What you will need to succeed

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience in a similar role
  • Prior experience in Microsoft Active Directory
  • Prior experience in Group Policy Management
  • Experience with VMware technologies
    • vSphere 7 Preferred; 6.7 is a must
    • VMware Site Recovery Manager 8.x
    • vSphere Replication 8.x
    • vSAN
    • vRealize Operations Manager 8.x
    • Horizon 8 preferred; 7 is a must
    • UAG (Unified Access Gateway)
    • vGPU technologies (NVIDIA)
  • Communication skills to effectively communicate complex solutions to technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Creative thinker with the ability to develop innovate solution for complex problems
  • Basic proficiency in SQL and scripting languages (Bash, Python, Powershell)

What we offer

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with an extensive onboarding program, access to Flow Academy, the best working environment, the latest technology and continuous support. We go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started and stimulate innovation and collaboration through teamwork and our non-hierarchical approach. We offer a competitive salary, an annual discretionary profit share and other fantastic perks and benefits, such as:

  • Flow Academy for continuous learning and opportunities to attend domain-related conferences
  • Our own company boat
  • In-house gym and sessions with our nutritionist or personal trainer
  • In-house Bar and Lounge with an arcade, table tennis, billiards table and game consoles
  • Daily catered lunch, amazing coffee and a fully stocked kitchen and snack bar
  • Weekly chair massages
  • Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year 
  • Global rotations between our offices worldwide
  • and more!

As we are unable to invite you over to our office, we would like to give you a virtual office tour!

Flow Traders does not accept unsolicited resumes from any professional staffing or search firms. All resumes, and any other information identifying potential candidates, submitted to any employee at Flow Traders via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid and signed search agreement will be deemed free to contact by Flow Traders without any restrictions and no placement fee of any kind will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Flow Traders.