# Have strong knowledge in Windows Server operating systems (Windows server 2012, 2008), server virtualization technologies such as VMware, Hyper-V and Openstack.
# Have knowledge in Data center operations.
# Experience in determining Data center strategy in hosting and co-location.
# Have experience in responding to request for proposals (RFPs) by defining infrastructure solutions.
# Have working knowledge in public cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure.
# Ability to take ownership and perform new product evaluations that will align with organizations strategic goals
# Knowledge in scripting using Power Shell.
# Knowledge in other automation tools such as chef / puppet and JSON scripting would be an added advantage.
# Have good written and oral communication skills.
# Have ITIL foundation knowledge
# Certified as Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist and or VMware Certified Professional and any public clouds will be an added advantage.