Senior Infrastructure Professional Services Consultant

Job Title: Senior Infrastructure Professional Services Consultant

Division: Infrastructure Services

Reports To:  Professional Services Manager

Role Type: Permanent

Number of years experience: 5 years minimum

Summary: The candidate will be a Senior Storage/Server Consultant in an Infrastructure Consulting practice in the Irish marketplace. The ideal candidate will have strong NetApp/IBM/HP skills preferably with good server and/or virtualisation and networking skills, coupled with a consultancy or client-facing background. Will provide technical leadership in design, installation, configuration, and implementation of virtualisation products and technologies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Designs and deploys technically advanced solutions including storage, server consolidation, network, high availability, consolidated backup, and disaster
  • Architects, develops, and manages implementation of complex storage solutions for Logicalis enterprise
  • Good knowledge and hands-on experience of enterprise class storage platforms is a requirement as well as a variety of other hardware platforms particularly converged
  • Works directly with client to gather requirements, design solutions, build proof of concepts and implement
  • Assists in opportunity evaluation and leading or assisting on pursuits at new clients or within existing
  • Demonstrates and actively promotes an understanding and commitment to the mission of Logicalis through performing behaviours consistent with the organisation's
  • Maintains a working knowledge of Logicalis policies and procedures in order to ensure adherence in a manner that reflects honest, ethical and professional
  • Supports and conducts self in a manner consistent with customer service

Education:

Experience required:
  • The candidate should have strong knowledge and skills across the NetApp, IBM and/or HP product range, or at least one.
  • The candidate should have exposure to virtualisation technology including VMware, vCenter, Site Recovery Manager. Openstack would be a storage advantage.
  • Should have strong knowledge and understanding of infrastructure automation technologies.
  • Good knowledge and hands-on experience of cloud infrastructure technologies is a plus.
  • Experience of large-scale enterprise support utilising industry best practices and mature processes.
  • Experience of latest generation compute technology.
  • SAN Implementation, Administration, Design & Optimization (storage pooling, fibre channels, etc.); virtualization experience preferred in large-scale environments. NetApp experience is highly desirable.
  • Server/storage virtualization analysis.
  • Knowledge of Cloud technologies/marketplace. Private Cloud & Hybrid Cloud.
  • General Migrations.
  • Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity, e.g. SRM
  • Data center operational knowledge
  • Desirable would be to have experience of Windows/Linux systems administration (OS, network, storage, application support); Network and SAN connectivity including TCP/IP, FC, MPIO, etc.
  • Cisco Networking an advantage
  • Ideally should have a chargeable professional services / consulting, client-facing background.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Desirable Certifications

  • Ideally the candidate should have Netapp, IBM Certifications and Microsoft certifications and should also have some cloud-related certifications.
Other Skills and Abilities 

Other Requirements:

Package:

Depends on experience but would be the following at a minimum:

How to Apply:

Those with suitable experience, please forward your up to date CV in Microsoft Word format to info@ie.logicalis.com for consideration with the Subject Line 'Senior Infrastructure Professional Services Consultant'.