Data Center Architect

Location: Brooklyn, New York
Posted On: 5/8/2017
Job Code: 7261_9
Job Description
Key Domain Expertise:
• CCIE Data Center (written and lab), certification will be verified for currency
• Cisco Network Optimization Services (NOS) certification within the last twelve (12) months
• End-to-End DC Virtualization and Cloud Architecture integration

Consulting skills required:
• Passionate, persuasive, charismatic thought leader capable of quickly establishing executive interest in how to architect, deploy and operate the virtualized data center of the future.
• Excellent written, verbal and presentation and chalkboard skills
• Experience in Enterprise applications, solutions and data center infrastructures as well cloud environments
• Understands and can articulate the value and business advantage of data center virtualization techniques and cloud architectures
• Strong customer-facing sales and architectural skills.
• Ability to quickly establish credibility and excitement with CxO to IT Managers, as well as work collaboratively with hands on technical professionals.
• Proven ability to document, propose and present comprehensive computing (virtualized) architecture and cloud integration recommendations

Technical skills desired:
• CCIE UC (written and lab), certification will be verified for currency
• Broad technical knowledge of the data center, the three infrastructure pillars: Storage, Network and Server, and projects surrounding their planning, design, implementation, operation, and optimization.
• Architectural knowledge of virtualization tools and concepts
• Architectural knowledge of Three Tiered application environments
• Extensive experience with Linux and MS operating systems; experience with other Unix operating systems and Openstack are a plus.
• In depth knowledge and experience with virtualization tools and concepts, SAN, Server technologies and data center and cloud Operations.
• Knowledge and experience with multiple platform interoperability and utility/grid computing
• Performance Tuning of OS, Applications, Database and Networking
• Working knowledge of HA and DR architectures and processes

Must be local to NYC and work full-time on-site at the customer location in Brooklyn. Must have a CCIE DC (written and lab). Cisco experience in the last 12 months and UC experience desirable.
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Required Experience:
• Minimum Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, computer science or information technology, plus 10-15 years IT related experience with working experience to highly dynamic, motivated and cross functional team.
• Have presales and post sales experience as well as able to communicate / present at multiple levels.
• Should have hands-on experience in the Data Center, Virtualization and Cloud areas
• Must understand Object Oriented concepts in a distributed environment

• Candidates must currently be located in the New York City metropolitan area, i.e., no more than one (1) hour commute each
• Work will be performed on-site full-time at the customer’s location in Brooklyn, NY
• Provide leadership, education & training as it pertains to DCV and Cloud related areas

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Karan Gaur
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