Resident Consultant - Customer Success (Contractor)

Customer Success Colorado Springs, Colorado Req.Num.: 15587

Nutanix Customer Success is looking for a data center virtualization consultant to serve as a Resident Consultant at US Federal facility in Colorado Springs, CO.



  • Onsite administration and support of Nutanix/VMware/Horizon View environment.
  • Perform capacity planning and architectural strategy activities in concert with customer architecture and engineering team.
  • Act as trusted advisor to customer infrastructure and engineering teams; providing guidance, as well as Nutanix, VMware and VDI best practices.
  • Identify and suggest architectural and engineering changes that would benefit both Nutanix and the customer in the environment.
  • Integrate with the Nutanix sales team for the account. Identify and communicate new opportunities as appropriate, as well as providing customer status reporting.
  • Training and enablement of customer resources.


Required Qualifications:

  • US Citizen with a current Secret clearance.
  • A minimum of 7+ years of experience as a virtualization consultant.
  • A keen knowledge of VMware ESX and data center virtualization which includes expertise with Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform.
  • VDI expertise (Horizon View) and virtualization of business-critical applications.
  • Deep understanding of storage technologies and data protection technologies like replication, snapshots, backup, restore, etc.
  • Ability to independently analyze and diagnose highly complex networking problems across different platforms.
  • Ability to be hands-on in servicing the requirements of a client.
  • A focus on customer satisfaction and relationship.
  • Nutanix NCP 5.x certification.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with the Federal Government.
  • Scripting experience (Powershell, Bash, PowerCLI). Ability to review and modify existing scripts as needed.
  • Should have familiarity with related VDI skills including AD, DNS, DHCP, Zero Client infrastructures, Profile Unity/Stratusphere & Multi-site Horizon View Environments. 
  • Presentation skills are important, along with the ability to train the customer on our products.
  • VMware certification such at VCP or VCAP.
  • Migration of workload, both P2V and V2V.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Systems.


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