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Virtualization Architect

The future is what you make it. When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the things that make the future. That means changing the way we fly, fueling jets in an eco-friendly way, keeping buildings smart and safe and even making it possible to breathe on Mars. Working at Honeywell isn’t just about developing cool things. That’s why all of our employees enjoy access to dynamic career opportunities across different fields and industries. Are you ready to help us make the future?

The Enterprise Services Data Center & Networks Organization designs, implements and operates a state-of-the-art Information Systems Infrastructure serving around 110,000 employees, in over 900 locations across 65 plus countries. We work with the latest and emerging technologies to deliver scalable, high performing, always available infrastructure services around the world. We deliver services that connect, host, virtualize, store, collaborate, integrate, compute and transact business solutions that utilizes cloud first, automation, analytics, “as a Service”, BIG data and software defined.

The Virtualization Architect will be primarily responsible for architecture and principle engineering for Honeywell’s compute, virtualization, and monitoring environments. This job is part of the Enterprise Hyperconverged and Compute Architecture team and includes architecting future state virtualization solutions including on-premise private cloud and public cloud (Azure, AWS) solutions with a focus on automation. This role also includes engineering activities in support of day to day management of Server Hardware, Hypervisors (VMWare) and Operating Systems (Linux and Windows). This person is also responsible for making improvements to the existing systems to operate them in an optimized manner and or to improve the reliability and availability. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee Honeywell IT in Hardware & Hyperconverged platform optimization, monitoring and lifecycle management
  • Develop automation opportunities in the Hardware, Virtualization and Private/Public cloud
  • Drive technology roadmaps related to virtualization technologies, APIs, automation and cloud adoption
  • Work with Hyperconverged Infrastructure technology platforms like Nutanix, Dell VXRail, to create the strategy/direction for enterprise infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot performance issues related to virtualized and cloud workloads
  • Facilitate moving of workloads from on-prem cloud to off-prem cloud
  • Collaborate with multiple teams to address and troubleshoot application and or infrastructure related issues


  • Excellent leadership communication and executive presence
  • Strong influencing, program and change management skills
  • Strong business acumen and customer focus
  • Creation of resulted-oriented Management Operating System
  • Effectively demonstrates ability to deliver on complex situations or problems without guidance or supervision
  • Creative and collaborative problem-solving capability
  • Conveys specific, observable, and/or measurable expectations for each assignment, and verifies understanding and agreement on deliverables and timeframes
  • Consistently makes timely decisions even in the face of complexity, balancing systematic analysis with decisiveness
    Attracting, motivating and developing diverse talent
  • Technical certifications in VMware or Hyperconverged space
  • The ability to partner effectively across IT teams, suppliers and business customers on cross-functional projects and process improvements
  • The ability to translate business issues / requirements and objectives into technical solutions
  • Strong knowledge of IT business processes and practices including ITIL methodology
  • Skill in partnering with internal customers at all levels to define problems, identify solutions, and facilitate change
  • Skill/proven ability to analyze complex problems and break them down into logical, actionable parts.
  • Experience with data protection, business continuity and disaster recovery options, configuration and execution
  • Strong interpersonal skills - effective listening and teaming
  • Self-motivated, demonstrated bias for action
  • The ability to be a change agent and promote positive change in the organization demonstrating drive for continual improvement and efficiency
  • Excellent oral, written and collaborative communication skills, including executive level communications


  • Travel Approximately 15%

Additional Information

  • JOB ID: HRD115122
  • Category: Information Technology
  • Location: Turanka 1387/100,Brno,BRNO-MĚSTO,62700,Czech Republic
  • Exempt
Global (ALL)


Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. (HTSI) offers world-class competencies in management, space systems and services, engineering, logistics, information technology and testing and calibration. We provide value, expertise, competitive pricing and the highest quality standards available. Our customers can expect proven leadership processes, technical excellence and cost management. We offer more than just connections…we offer solutions.