·Must have 10+ years of experience with at least 5 years of experience designing, deploying, and implementing core Compute/Virtualization with industry best practices
·FlexPod components (hardware and software) primarily Cisco UCS and Nexus switching including FAS series and OnTap
·Strong knowledge of Integrated Converged Stack infrastructure (FlexPod mandatory and VCE vBlock good to have)
·5 Years experience with Cisco UCS and Cisco Hyper-Flex (Compute Working knowledge of Cisco UCS technologies. Maintain server/blade hardware include failed component replacement)
·5 Years experience with Netapp Flexpod
·5 Years experience with VMware (vSphere, Horizon, VMware SRM, vSAN)
·3 Years NetApp Storage (Storage allocation, upgrades and optimization standards , storage performance tuning, Network Attached Storage (NAS) - NetApp FAS, EMC , Storage Array Network (SAN)
·3 years experience with Cisco Nexus switching
·3 Years Experience with Hypervisor Solution (Vmware, Microsoft, Oracle)
·3 Years Experience with vBlock, VxRack, VxRail, etc is a plus
·Knowledge with Large Scale Compute/Virtualization implementation and Storage Area Network Systems for NetApp (Design, Build, Operate) on Converged Stack infrastructure
·Knowledge of IP Networking, switching, and routing
·Orchestration experience a plus.
·Automation experience is a huge plus
·Industry standard certifications from VMware, Cisco, Netapp and EMC
·Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills with the ability to work well in a collaborative environment.
·Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.
·Able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment.
·Strong customer service orientation with proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
·Related degree in computer science or electrical engineering and/or five equivalent Integrated Converged Stack infrastructure engineering experience.