Cloud/VDI System Administrator

Posted date:  Jul 23, 2022

Plano, Texas, United States

About this opportunity

Cloud/VDI System Administrator

This role will be responsible for the analysis, design, and implementation of the Ericsson Wireless Office solution. A successful candidate for this position will demonstrate proficiency with the design, implementation, and support of Azure cloud solutions and exhibit strong project management and communication skills.


What you will do

  • Demonstrate deep overall knowledge of Azure Cloud and Azure Virtual Desktop technologies and possess a proven track record of successfully delivering complex, full lifecycle cloud implementations
  • 3+ years of senior-level support with cloud infrastructure as part of responsibilities
  • 5+ years of architecture, design, implementation, and support of highly distributed applications (i.e., having an architectural sense for ensuring availability, reliability, etc.)
  • 2+ years of experience in migrating on-premises workloads to the cloud
  • 5+ years of success in consultative/complex technical sales and deployment projects (where necessary, managing various stakeholder relationships to get consensus on solutions/projects
  • Should have experience in Functional Architecture Design.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills – your reputation precedes you
  • Flexibility & demonstrated abilities to work in a complex multi-cultural and multi-national environment
  • Passionate customer advocacy – The need for exceptional customer experience
  • Strong understanding of the Cloud ecosystem and Microsoft Azure in particular, including the market and landscape


You will bring

  • Cloud Strategy, Architecture, and Migrations
  • Azure-native Resilience (e.g., VM Availability Sets / Zones, Paired Regions, Storage Geo-Replication)
  • Cloud Disaster Recovery methods and Tools
  • Azure Subscriptions, Management Groups, and Policy-as-code
  • Azure Security and Identity services (e.g., Security Center, Azure Active Directory, RBAC, NSGs / ASGs)
  • Azure Networking services (e.g., VNETs, Load Balancers, Front Door, ExpressRoute, Traffic Manager, Content Delivery Network)
  • Cloud Automation and Infrastructure as Code (e.g., Terraform, PowerShell, ARM, Azure Automation)
  • Azure Compute, Database, and Storage technologies (e.g., VMs, Web Apps, AKS, Azure SQL, Cosmos DB)
  • Azure PaaS services (e.g., Data Factory, Event Grid, Logic Apps, Service Bus, API Management, Azure Functions)
  • Cloud Infrastructure logging and monitoring (cloud-native or 3rd-party vendor solutions)


Why join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.

What happens once you apply?

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Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team.  Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more. If you need assistance or to request an accommodation due to a disability, please contact Ericsson at


The health, safety and well-being of our employees is our priority. Successful applicants will be required to disclose their vaccination status prior to employment. Except for those positions designated as 100% remote, successful applicants who did not provide the required proof of vaccination will be required to test weekly and wear masks at all Ericsson and customer facilities. This includes employees with medical or religious exemptions with testing as an accommodation.  Compliance with government and customer requirements regarding vaccination may preclude unvaccinated applicants from employment for a particular job. 


DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. They are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for this position, and you may be required to perform additional job tasks as assigned.


Primary country and city:   United States (US)  || United States : Texas : Plano  

Req ID: 680837  

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