Software Defined Networking/Data Center Advisory Solutions Architect

  • Company: EMC is now part of Dell Technologies
  • Location: McLean, Virginia
  • Posted: December 17, 2016
  • Reference ID: 172726BR
**Job Description:** **Profile** SDDC Architect with 5-10 years of experience in consulting, design, and Implementation. Expertise in enterprise networking solutions both conventional and virtualized, platform virtualization, storage, and data protection solutions. An energetic resource skilled in communication, problem solving and conflict resolution. **Core Competencies certifications** Networking technologies, Routing (BGP, OSPF, etc.) VLAN, Layer 2,3 design, Micro Segmentation, ACLs Security, Risk and Compliance Management (SRC) Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) Storage Operations Management (SOM) Data Protection Management (BR, DR and BCP) Database Development, Testing and Management (SAP, Oracle and SQL)VMware VCIX-NV _or_ Cisco CCNP VMware VCAP DCA (preferred) VMware VCP-NV _or_ Cisco CCNA VMware VCP5 Cloud Cisco CCIE (preferred) **ROLE** Candidate will provide design, consultative and implementation services for NSX as part of the Enterprise Hybrid Cloud solutions. Requires broad experience with approximately 30 virtualization, storage and automation products. A key team member that will deliver reference customers solutions as well as enable delivery and supports field teams on NSX design and deployment. Candidate will design and implement complex multi-site NSX deployments. Continuous Availability (CA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) design with ingress/egress optimization considerations. Understand the challenges of traffic trombone and how to design for path optimization Work with design and deployment on multiple network platforms and converged infrastructure solutions. Cisco, Nexus, UCS, Vblock/VxBlock, and Brocade Help to lead the evolution of VMware NSX on EMC Converged Platform. Work with other Business units like platform engineering to ensure designs are delivered accurately as well as improving the Data collection process. **EXPERIENCE** Hands on experience with all key areas of network switching/routing/security in highly virtualized and cloud environments. Strong expertise with network routing protocols (BGP, OSPF) andnetwork load balancing around a full HA vRA deployment. Experience with executing a (CA) and (DR) failover from a network portability perspective, including the AS path requirements, the route advertisement through BGP and OSPF. **PREFERRED EXPERIENCE** Experience with multi-NSX manager deployment. Leverage Universal object and understand the limitation of the different options. Deployed full multi-vCenter/NSX manager solution. Experience with micro segmentation with distributed firewalls leveraging L3 VTEPs for multi rack designs, VMware NSX load balancing, specifically around a full HA vRA deployment. NS Experience with vRA integration into NSX and multi-machine blueprints Enable other field delivery teams with Virtual Network design and best practices for NSX Lead technical conversations with customers on NSX design, best practices and how it fits into their existing physical environment Deployment of NSX environments with a full hands-on-keyboard involvement **EMC Values:** When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages. **Critical Hiring Criteria:** **Functional Area(s):** Global Solutions **Business:** EMC GES **Business Unit:** 100 - EMC CORPORATE **Location:** VA - Glen Allen, VA - Herndon, VA - McLean, VA - Reston, WI - Madison, WI - Pewaukee **AutoReqId:** 172726BR

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