VMware SD-WAN Federal Professional Services Senior Consultant - Opportunity for Working Remotely in Denver, Colorado
VMware’s SD-WAN has grown up. Enterprises are moving from just trying and testing SD-WAN to a full-scale rollout. Do you want to join a global team of dynamic, self-starter network engineers who want to lead our clients and partners in deploying this next-generation WAN technology? We want you to join us on a journey to transform some of the largest enterprise WAN networks in the world. This is a highly technical, hands-on role, as you will be responsible for the SD-WAN deployment and rollout. You will work with VMware sales, partners and customer network architects to develop the detailed network design, and successfully carry out the deployment and cutover. You will solve potentially complex network problems which span beyond just SD-WAN and take it all the way to resolution. You will also take the practical, real world learning and help us further improve our products and usability.
* This position will perform work that the U.S. government has specified can only be performed by a U.S. citizen on U.S. soil, and therefore any offer will be contingent upon verification of both of these requirements
Create the High Level Design (HLD) and Low Level Design (LLD)
Define the cutover plan and participate in the cutover calls (after hours possible)
Design, build, and maintain deployment labs for validating designs and reproducing issues.
Track the deployment progress (number of sites, software releases). Recommend and plan software upgrade as necessary.
Review changes in customers requirements, feature needs, and communicate with account team and product management
Tackle challenging network issues which may span multiple network devices and not just SD-WAN
Enjoy traveling and interacting with various functions in VMware clients and partners such as project manager, network engineers, director of network architecture, and CIO
Network Industry Certification such as CCIE or equivalent
Practical experiences of routing design and implementation using OSPF and BGP
7+ years of experience supporting or deploying WAN technologies, data centers networking, and network security in the enterprise production network
General understanding of enterprise networking design and architecture such as WAN Edge, Core, and Internet Edge
Hands on experiences with different products and technologies commonly seen in Enterprise network, including routers, switches, firewall, VPN concentrator, Wireless LAN, hypervisors, Windows, Linux, etc.
Familiarity with Linux and network analysis tools such as iptables, tcpdump, traceroute, etc.
Virtualization experience with VMware and KVM.
Cloud service experience including AWS and Azure
Ability to pick up and learn new things, be autonomous, and be creative in solving complex problems.
1+ years of experiences in customer facing roles, such as Customer Support, Deployment Engineer, or Network Engineers
Exceptional communication and listening skills, ability to quickly build rapport, establish trust and credibility with VMware clients and partners
Ability to manage multiple parallel projects, ensure on-time delivery, and report progress and status to executives
Ability to travel 25%
BS Computer Science or related Engineering degree preferred
* Active Security Clearance is preferred
You will engage a multi-functional team regularly which includes Technical Account Manager, Systems Engineer, Solution Architect, Product Managers, and Support Engineers within VMware, as well as appropriate people from VMware clients and partners. These include, but are not limited to Architects, Engineers, and Project Managers.
For positions located in Colorado: The base salary range minimum, $116,000.00, Bonus, commission, and/or equity may be eligible for this position. Additional benefits for this position can be found at https://benefits.vmware.com/ . *Note: Disclosure of Colorado pay, and benefits required per sb19-085
Category : Client Support
Subcategory: Customer Support
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-03-11
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