Storage Application Architect

11 - 15 years experience  •  Hardware

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
11 - 15 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17


Ranked the #1 fastest growing IT Infrastructure company and 18th overall on Fortune's 100 Fastest Growing Companies in the World, Supermicro's unparalleled growth is being driven by the overwhelming success of our unmatched portfolio of server, storage and IoT solutions that deliver exactly the best performance, efficiency and value to our customers. We are looking for an enthusiastic, accomplished storage architect with broad experience in architecting storage systems and data center solutions. This individual should be comfortable white boarding solutions in front of customers and use deep domain knowledge to help team Supermicro win customers’ trust.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Includes the following essential duties and responsibilities (other duties may also be assigned):

  • Be the go-to storage technologist with deep domain knowledge in storage system architectures, memory technologies such as NAND flash, and good understanding of the competitive landscape in the storage industry
  • Research new and emerging storage technologies and drive storage system architecture decision with engineering  
  • Provide architecture guidance and storage system expertise in new product developments to advance Supermicro's leadership position in storage product portfolio   
  • Lead customer design projects, synthesize customer requirements and recommend storage-optimized total solutions to help win large deals


  • BS in EE or other technical degree and/or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 10+ years of experience with enterprise storage systems in a solutions architect, engineering or field/sales engineering role  
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong storage or server system level background or experience
  • Experience architecting data center solutions involving storage, server and networking products a plus
  • Demonstrate an upbeat and positive attitude
  • Enjoy and work well in a fast paced team environment   
  • Some travelrequired (15%)


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