Systems & Virtualization Engineer

Advanced Operations Technology - AOT - Maadi, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Arabic, English
1 open position
Travel Frequency:
Minimal travel
About the Job


  • This position will involve Systems Engineering tasks and duties, including Operating systems management, Including MS Windows and Linux, plus a good knowledge of Unix OS, and other IT systems products, design solutions architecture, good knowledge of Virtualization and cloud computing, aware of Datacenter Design, component and tiering systems.
  • Present and perform POC for Different infrastructure technologies, respond to RFPs, and Bids, technical writing skills, good knowledge of ISO 20001 and ITIL framework.
  • Implement an ITSM solution.
  • Perform IT assessment to our customer's network and Data Center based on their regulations and requirements.
  • The position required presentable personnel that he can conduct presentation and demo and work closely with the sales team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ability to troubleshoot Servers and other DC equipment
  • Strong ability is required to work independently and remotely when troubleshooting and must also have the ability to solve problems with minimal client input and expertise to escalate when a solution is not readily apparent.
  • Engage vendor for Maintenance Contract Renewals processing when needed.
  • Perform specific tasks relating to Presales for IT and systems and infrastructure solutions
  • Strong ability to lead the team and has a good knowledge of cloud, Storage, Monitoring solutions.
  • Investigate systems related incidents, collect and preserve evidence
  • Assess Infrastructure services and Data Center controls
  • Create solution design and write-up based on customer requirements and RFPs
  • Support AOT applications and DB teams related to their security requirements
  • Awareness of Linux/Unix and open sources security solutions.
Job Requirements

Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ Years of systems engineering experience and at least three years cloud and Virtualization administration.
  • Experience in Data Center requirement and controls
  • Experience in implementing ISO 20000 Standards and ITIL framework
  • Flexible to travel outside the country whenever needed.
  • Hands-on experience in implementation, provisioning, maintenance and troubleshooting of different flavors of IT technologies including, SAN, Enterprise backup systems, Hybrid converged networks from different vendors.
  • Cross-vendor migration/transition experience.
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills are required.
  • Perfect in technical writing in English and Arabic.
  • Fluent in English, writing, and speaking, preferred Private University graduation.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science/engineering or equivalent High Degree.
  • Vendor relations for cutting-edge technology identification and vendor-based certifications are preferred.
  • Solid MS Infrastructure product, VMware, Oracle, HP, Symantec.
  • At least one of the following certifications:
    • MCSE, MCSA or VCP is a must
    • Vendor-related Cert. of SAN or backup systems
    • ITIL foundation.
About this Company

AOT is a one-stop shop IT services company.
AOT is serving Saudi Arabian market since 2003, headquartered in Riyadh.
AOT offers IT consulting, IT infrastructure management, IT security solutions, enterprise application solutions, system integration as well as... (More)

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