EMC Sr. Solution Engineer in Cork, Ireland

Job Description:


The Dell EMC Global Solutions Engineering team is responsible for developing next generation solutions leveraging EMC and partner core products and platforms. We deliver systems that provide end to end solutions for IT infrastructures with a focus on Enterprise Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, End User Compute infrastructures for our customers. We architect, develop, test and document the complete solution stack, generally comprised of but not limited to core EMC storage and data protection products, VMware, Virtustream, RSA and Pivotal as well as third party applications.

We are looking for talented Cloud Engineers to ensure that systems are designed and implemented to the highest standards. You'll gain real, hands-on experience working with some the most in-demand technologies: Cloud, DevOps, SDS, SDN and more.

The primary role for solutions engineering is the technical implementation of complex, high profile solution initiatives as well as development of test plans and validation testing through the use of automation tools. As part of the Solutions Integration Team, the solutions engineer will also be working on various projects and will be contributing to the continuous integration, asynchronous qualification as well as final testing of the solution. Ability and demonstrated experience working independently through complex issues is a must. The ideal candidate may come from a partner, IT Operations or DevOps environment.

General Description

  • Develop our cloud solutions to meet the business and customer requirements

  • Provide expertise in cloud technologies and cloud security to engineering and product management

  • Work closely with engineering and product management to define requirements for our cloud solutions

  • Work closely with QE Automation and SW development engineering teams

  • Work closely with technical writers to document solutions and provide subject matter expertise

  • Work with the larger SIT team on test plan creation, planning and end-to-end system validation testing

  • Evaluate and recommend products for partnership, OEM, or acquisition

  • Participate in integration testing, beta programs and customer engagements

Required Skills

  • Strong VMware virtualization background

  • Some knowledge of programming frameworks and scripting languages (Java, Ruby, Python, or PowerShell)

  • Strong understanding of formalize testing concepts, test plans, continuous integration, and sustainment

  • Detail oriented

  • Confident in understanding requirements, acts on initiative to deliver

  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies as required

  • Self-starter with strong teamwork abilities

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment

  • Understanding of broad technology areas and of industry trends.

  • Understanding of EMC Products, Solutions and Strategy

Strongly Desired Skills

  • Experience with test plan creation and execution to include automation of tests utilizing 3 rd party tools and in-house developed end-to-end tests and manual testing as necessary.

  • Experience with test automation and test automation tools

  • Experience with using cloud management portals such as vRealize Automation, OpenStack, AWS, Azure

  • Experience with manipulating RESTful APIs to programmatically automate manual tasks

  • Experience working within an Agile/scrum framework

  • Linux command line (CentOS/Red Hat)

  • Experience with message broker software such as RabbitMQ

  • Familiarity with Virtualization products and solutions

  • Strong product/technology/industry knowledge

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:

Functional Area(s):

Engineering - Hardware, Engineering - Software, Engineering - Other



Business Unit:



Ireland - Cork