Data Center Field Engineer (Mid Level)

Location Calgary, Canada
JobType Temporary
Salary
Reference 14070
  • Title:         Data Center Field Engineer (Mid Level)
  • Term:       12 months Contract
  • Location: Calgary, AB

Overview:

Our client is currently looking for Data Center Field Engineer who is local by Calgary and lives within the vicinity or metro area or commutable region of the market supported.

Responsibilities:

  • Document, plan and implement heterogeneous SAN/NAS, Hyperconverged Products.
  • Core / Edge, L2/L3 Networks & SDN (Software define Networking).
  • Document, plan and implement advanced software (e.g. Replication, Snapshot technology, Disaster recovery, SQL)
  • Backup production readiness (e.g. Backup software planning and/or deployment)
  • Storage upgrades (heterogeneous, layered apps)
  • Enclosure/host adds (non-Windows)
  • Virtualization implementation planning (VMware and/or HyperV)
  • Data migration
  • iSCSI/FC/FCoE related Switch Configuration
  • Customer facing remote and onsite deployment of solutions

Requirements:

  • Strong experience with Hypervisors (VMware, Hyper-V, AHV)
  • Strong experience with Layer 2/3 switching
  • Expertise in Hyper Converged Infrastructure
  • Expertise in SAN including iSCSI and Fiber Channel, FCoE, Windows, Linux, VMware, Force10, Brocade.
  • Experience with Data Migration, Replication, methodologies and tools
  • Experience in data protection technology, basic concept and approach
  • Ability to travel to customer locations
  • Ability to work in a flexible schedule and react to business needs 24x7
  • Ability to lift/carry weight up to 50 lbs
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment
  • Capable of effectively articulating company’s service value proposition to customers
  • Provide leadership during "critical situations" and demonstrate poise and professionalism
  • VCP, CCNA, RHCE/T, MCSE, BCFP certifications are a plus
  • 5+ years of related industry experience with Bachelor's Degree

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Basic knowledge of Networking (Cisco)