You are an experienced virtualization consultant with a passion for cloud computing. You have an absolute passion for technology and you naturally pick up new technology quickly. You will be primarily providing technical expertise for hybrid cloud opportunities and projects but you are also comfortable in delivering virtualization and/or SDDC projects with VMware technology.
You have a deep, fundamental understanding of cloud computing concepts and ideally have experience with VMware’s vCloud Suite and/or vCloud Director for Service Providers. You have expert level knowledge of SDDC concepts and ideally you also have conceptual knowledge at minimum about cloud automation, cloud orchestration and cloud brokerage.
Besides being a real techie, you also accelerate in engaging customers in challenging discussions about how cloud computing can drive their business. You understand the disruptive changes cloud computing brings to IT. You possess architectural skills: you participate or lead in the development of the technical solution, in translating the business needs into technical requirements.
You are looking to immerse yourself in challenging environments to get yourself and your colleagues to a higher level. You are comfortable with presenting to audiences and you enjoy participating in the community: speaking at events, writing blogs, participating in councils, et cetera. You recognize the value of these activities in order to build a strong brand for the ITQ Hybrid Cloud practice.
- College or university level of functioning;
- VMware Certified Profession (VCP) or higher (VCAP/VCIX, VCDX);
- Several years of IT experience, ideally in customer facing environments;
- Experience in designing and/or building hybrid cloud solutions (IaaS, PaaS and/or SaaS highly desired;
- Profound knowledge of VMware vCloud Suite, vCloud Director for Service Providers is a plus
- Architectural skills dealing with x86 virtualization. Expert level knowledge of x86 virtualization, operating systems, advanced networking and storage architectures;
- Being able to see and present “the big picture”;
- Must be able to work effectively both independent as well as in a team setting;
- Strong consulting skills;
- Ability to spot business challenges and develop technical solutions to solve those challenges;
- Good social and communication skills in both Dutch and English, in speaking and writing;
- Familiarity with, and interest in all major public cloud offerings (i.e. VMware vCloud Air, Microsoft Azure, EMC Virtustream, AWS, OpenStack).
Design, develop and implement hybrid cloud solutions based on VMware technology. Knowledge and/or experience of the Service Provider market is a plus;
Work closely together with product management on projects. Deliver technical guidance for the PM during the entire delivery of the project;
You will be encouraged to appear as a speaker
at ITQ and community events and to contribute
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