Sr Data Center Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/16/17
5 - 7 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/16/17

World Wide Technology, Inc. has an opportunity available for a Senior Data Center Engineer on our Delivery Team.   This resource will be responsible for the translation of our customer’s storage, server, virtualization, and data center business requirements into specific product and/or service proposals.  This position will require up to 50% travel and will primarily be focused in the post-sales area. 



· Lead detailed architectural conversations with customers

· Properly assess a client’s environment for desktop, server, or application virtualization, including use of various tools as well as solid documentation of findings

· Mentor engineers, including taking a lead role on larger projects

· Provide strong working knowledge of Cisco, Netapp, and VMware products in a data center environment

· Contribute and refine the team’s consulting process, including documentation of how an engagement is delivered


· Minimum of 5 years Field EngineeringExperience

· Strong technical experience working with Netapp product lines

· Strong technical experience working with VMware product lines

· Experience with the Cisco Nexus portfolio

· Experience with Cisco UCS

· Additional consideration given to candidates with experience in Microsoft and Linux server infrastructure

· Additional consideration given to candidates with experience in backup and recovery technologies from Netapp, EMC, and Veeam

· Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

· Advanced Technical Certifications including knowledge of virtualization, networking, storage, and compute platforms

· Ability to work independently and in a team environment to produce outstanding results

· Strong communications skills (written, verbal and presentation)

· In depth understanding of datacenter technologies including networking, storage, compute, and virtualization

· Must have a generic knowledge of system management best practices, monitoring, change control, etc. as it relates to the data center as well as end users

· Experience with documentation of design, system builds, configurations, and support procedures absolutely essential

· The ability to communicate and present ideas to a client concisely is required

· Experience with diverse hardware platforms (EMC, HP, Blades, Netapp, Cisco, etc)

· Valid Driver’s License


One or more of the following certifications are required.

· Netapp Certified Implementation Engineer (NCIE)

· CCNP Data Center

· VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

· Additional CCNA, CCNP or CCIE Certifications

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