EMC Solutions Architect - Virtualization in Bracknell, United Kingdom

Job Description:


  • Conduct Logical Configuration Survey calls with clients, recommending designs based on customer requirements and equipment purchased

  • Factory logical configuration of Vblock systems.

  • Installation of Vblock systems on-site at customer locations

  • Configuration of Vblock components, including but not limited to Cisco UCS, Cisco C-class servers, vSphere, UIM, Windows, Linux

  • Comprehensive backup and testing of all installed Vblock components

  • In-depth Knowledge Transfer of Vblock Systems to customers

  • Hardware, software and firmware upgrades of Vblock systems and components

  • Preparation and completion of required pre and post deployment documentation

  • Mentoring of CPSD partners in Vblock technology and deployment

  • Cross-training in all Vblock components and technologies

  • Sales or pre-sales support and qualification


  • VCP 5

  • Cisco UCS

  • 5-10 years industry experience: design, install, configure, support

  • Experience installing and configuring vSphere, Windows, Linux, rack and chassis based servers

  • Knowledge of vCloud Director, SRM, vCenter Operations desirable

  • Working knowledge of SAN based storage

  • Working knowledge of network protocols

  • Strong problem solving skills.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Professional, dependable, and flexible team player.

  • Must work well under pressure

  • Experienced in management of vendors for hardware and software support and warranties.

  • Have the ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time.

  • Proficiency in hardware, software and/or operating systems environments.

  • Ability to work effectively with senior management.

  • Mentoring/Coaching skills

  • Understanding of ITIL foundations

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.

Critical Hiring Criteria:

If you think you have what it takes to continue the remarkable growth and success of Dell Technologies, we invite you to explore a career with a recognized industry leader. We will give you the chance to learn more and accomplish more, faster than you ever thought possible.

At Dell Technologies we recognize the importance of reflecting the world's diversity within our workforce and we are committed to supporting equal employment opportunity. Make no mistake; diversity is a way of life at Dell Technologies

Functional Area(s):

VCE - Virtual Computing Environment Coalition



Business Unit:

211 - VCE


United Kingdom - Bracknell