VMware Intern - IT in Sofia, Bulgaria

VMware IT provides technology services and support, enabling efficiency, simplicity and productivity for internal business partners and external customers. The VMware IT organization provides two distinct, yet compatible functions. The IT team enables productivity and supports all employees; the organization additionally supports the company in its growth as the global leader in cloud infrastructure by developing and showcasing VMware products and technology. Working in tandem, these two functionalities reduce IT complexity and cost, both within VMware and for its customers.

Desired knowledge and Abilities

Education/certification

• Student Bachelors or Master degree in Information System Management, Informatics or related field

Special Knowledge/Skills:

• Knowledge of distributed networks, related hardware and software components

• Knowledge in TCP/IP model, as well as routing and switching protocols

• Knowledge of Cisco routing and switching platforms

• CCNA or equivalent knowledge

• Ability to find problems and understand various sides

• Very good knowledge of English language (both verbal and written)

• Ability to communicate effectively

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

Train on the job to develop relevant knowledge and skills through diligently performing on:

o Installing network hardware including Cisco, Extreme, Juniper, Big IP, Silverpeak and other vendors

o Basic debugging and resolving network related problems in dynamic environment.

o Understanding routing, switching, TCP/IP, load balancing and web hosting technologies

o Performing research on new technologies and practices that would be applicable to the VMware environment

o Communicating effectively with customers with a wide range of technical knowledge

o Tracking and reporting progress of assigned and owned tasks

o Working in efficient and productive manner, following defined deadlines

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