Consulting Architect (PSO) Americas Job Listing at VMware in Palo Alto, CA (Job ID ScrapingHub16628-60896)

VMware

VMware

Location: Palo Alto, CA
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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About Us

VMware is the leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions that enable our more than 500,000 enterprise and mid-market customers to thrive in the Cloud Era by simplifying, automating and transforming the way they build, deliver and consume IT. We empower our customers by radically simplifying IT through virtualization software with a focus on three core missions: End-User Computing (EUC), Hybrid Cloud and Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC). Join our community – instigators of innovation and transformers of technology – as we envision and create what’s next in IT. Get connected to an engine of opportunity fueled by the transformative products and solutions we bring to market, the passion and trust we inspire in our customers, and our collaborative drive to imagine, define and deliver the future of IT. With 13,000+ employees and 50+ locations worldwide, we are passionately driven to make an impact while contributing back to the community. Ranked on the Forbes 100 Most Innovative Companies in the World list. Learn more at vmware.com/careers today!

Why work for our Division

The global VMware Professional Services Organization (PSO) influences the success of each VMware implementation. The PSO team is dedicated to the success of the customer and their virtualization strategy and implementation. The PSO team ensures that VMware customers are successfully implementing their business plans from adoption all the way to a fully functioning virtualized datacenter. The VMware PSO team includes Implementation/Managed Services, Project/Engagement Management, Education Services, Partner Management and Technical Account Management (TAM) Services.

Why work with our Group

As a VMware Consultant, you will lead the largest brand companies on the planet in the transformation of their IT services business. You will help to develop strategy, discover key business, technical, functional, and operational requirements and then design enterprise class architectures that when deployed will provide those customers with fully automated and integrated Iaas, Paas, Saas and ITaas solutions. VMware Consulting Services is a high growth, high challenge, high reward work environment where your personal and professional opportunities have no boundaries or limits and your creativity, energy, and passion are leveraged every day and every week to deliver extremely high value to these very special customers.

Job Description

Here at VMware we are continuously looking for top talent. The position you are applying for is within a high growth area of our business. In applying for this position you will receive a response but the position may not be active at the time of your application. Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain confidence of colleagues and customers

  • Independently conduct small to medium engagements with customers

  • Maintain current knowledge of the entire VMware product line

  • Conduct prepackaged VMware consulting solutions in a timely and effective manner

  • Assist in the development of standard reusable VMware “productized” consulting service offerings, including definition of tasks, deliverables and standard estimates

  • Help to document best practices in developing and deploying VMware solutions, and feed them into our knowledge base for reuse by customers and partners Requirements:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience

  • At least 3 years experience in customer-facing positions as a professional services consultant or engineer, preferably with an Internet or “Big 5” consulting organization

  • Experience with modern software development methodologies, with emphasis on software and hardware architecture, and infrastructure design and development

  • At least several years experience in infrastructure architecture and design of complex distributed systems environments, including failover techniques, recovery/rollback, and application partitioning

  • Experience with desktop virtualization (View, Citrix desktop, Altiris) Systems programming or OS internal level skills would be an advantage

  • Understanding of computer server architectures, including peripheral interfaces (SCSI, RAID, Ethernet) and multi-processor designs (SMP)

  • Familiarity with systems management concepts, processes and standards (e.g. SNMP); capacity/performance management and tuning; and storage and network management

  • Understanding of modern IT production datacenter and Internet (ISP/ASP) hosting operations -Perl programming/scripting skills desired. Programming in C/C++ and Unix shell are also an advantage

  • A good practical understanding of Web-based application development, including cgi-bin, and Apache or IIS server platforms

  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to travel between 60-80 percent of the time, including international

  • B.S./B.A./M.S. degree or equivalent technical training

  • VCP strongly preferred Benefits: VMware offers great compensation, work-life balance, health insurance coverage, insurance for your financial protection, and savings/investment plans. This includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts, and 401(k). For work-life balance, plan on 8 paid holidays and 3 float holidays each calendar year, three weeks of personal time off (PTO) beginning your first year, as well as additional PTO granted with years of service. There is freedom in planning the workday with flexible start and stop times subject to the company''s needs

EEO Statement

VMware is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for all applicants and employees. Equal opportunity and consideration are afforded to all qualified applicants and employees in personnel actions, which include: recruiting and hiring, selection for training, promotion, rates of pay or other compensation, transfer, discipline, demotion, layoff or termination. VMware does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, family medical history or genetic information, citizenship, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, military status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. VMware also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled employees consistent with applicable law. Further, it is the policy of VMware to maintain a working environment free of all forms of harassment.

Posting Title: Consulting Architect (PSO) Americas

Advertised Location (Select only ONE location): Palo Alto, CA, US

Is this a remote or multiple location position?: Yes

Requisition Number: 48101BR

LinkedIn Recruiter Account Email: cmcgill@vmware.com

Level of Job (LinkedIn): Mid-Senior Level

Advertised Group (Place a checkmark to select multiple groups): Engineering


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