Senior Consultant - Beijing

Services Beijing, China


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Job Summary

 

The Nutanix Services and Customer Solutions team delivers a strong influence on the success of each Nutanix implementation by its customers. The Services function ensures success by engaging with customers in the pre-sales and post-sales stages by assisting in their software-defined data center (SDDC) strategy and architecture.  Besides helping customers implement Nutanix products successfully, the Services team, working with our partners, ensures customer success in fully implementing their virtualized and software-defined data centers.  The Nutanix Services Consulting function includes assessment, design, implementation, integration and automation services as well as project management.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Billable Project work 60% of time.
  • Practice Development/R&D to prototype and vet new service offerings.
  • Participate in a limited pre-sales involvement to provide services overlay to the existing sales motion primarily as a SME.
  • Training and enablement of Nutanix channel partners.

 

Required Qualifications:

 

  • Up to 70% of travel (mix of International and Domestic)
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as traveling consultant in the storage, virtualization, VDI, or cloud space.
  • Deep understanding of virtualization technologies (VMware, KVM, Hyper-V)
  • Deep understanding of storage fabrics and technologies like SAN, NAS, file, block and object storage services, DFS.
  • Deep understanding of data protection technologies like replication, snapshot, backup, restore, etc.
  • Ability to independently analyze and diagnose highly complex networking problems across different platforms. Understanding of datacenter network fabric topologies and common architecture (both L2/L3 based), firewall, Ethernet, Radius, etc.
  • Able to be technically hands-on in servicing the requirements of a client.
  • Robust customer relationship attitude with a focus on customer satisfaction 
  • High level of comfort performing white-boarding sessions and PowerPoint presentations, create best practice white papers. 
  • Able to converse, read & write proficiently in English and Chinese (Mandarin).

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • High comfort level using one or more automation tools or orchestration frameworks such as VMware vCO, Microsoft Systems Center Orchestrator, PowerShell, Python, Bash, Puppet, Chef, OpenStack.
  • Deep understanding of software-defined storage with a particular focus on distributed storage. 
  • Experience with Microsoft Virtualization Technologies and Azure pack.
  • AWS certified solutions professional.
  • Desktop Virtualization technologies such as Citrix Xen Desktop and VMware Horizon View.
  • Migration of workload, both P2V and V2V.
  • Experience in network virtualization with a focus on NSX or ACI
  • Experience in virtualizing enterprise applications (SQL, Exchange, Oracle).
  • Industry certifications such as MCSA, MCSE, VCAP, VCIX, CCNA, CCIA and RHCE.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Systems.

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