This position is responsible for performing designs of integrated solutions and installation and implementation of designed systems. Some pre-sales consulting, site surveying and customer environmental analysis will be required. In addition to implementation, this position will require support and/or service calls to troubleshoot and resolve issues with existing systems. This position is a mixture of planned project related activity in addition to as needed or dispatched via ESI’s call center. Superior communication, presentation skills, time management and personal organization skills are a must. We are looking for Engineers for our Richmond office.
High School Diploma or GED
Two / Four year college degree or degree from Vocational Institute in related field of industry. Manufacturer and/or industry related certifications
VMware VCP4, VCAP, CCNA, MCITP
VCDX, VCA-DT, VCP-DT, CCEE, CCIA
7-10 years of experience with designing, engineering, implementing, troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing a variety of technologies including: server hardware, Windows based server and desktop operating systems, in-depth virtualization, replication, console management, virtualization system backup capabilities, virtual desktop technologies, in-depth knowledge of storage (ISCSI & fibre channel), in-depth backup capabilities, routing and switching as it relates to both general networking and storage product related switching, Anti-virus solutions, power backup & filtering, Internet & Intranet technologies (Internet protocol), Web filtering, network printing solutions, mobile devices, LAN administration, Microsoft Exchange, Mail filtering, Microsoft Active Directory, other industry recognized applications.
Experience in technologies above with certifications from tier 1 manufacturers such as (but not limited to), VMware, Citrix, Microsoft, Cisco, Barracuda, Symantec, HP, Client, EMC, IBM.
Working knowledge and ability to work without supervision to:
Computer (desktop, portable, thin client, mobile), Hardware & Multiple Operating Systems (Primarily Windows based, Open source or OS/X helpful)
Server (standalone, rack, blade), Multiple operating systems, (i.e. Windows, 2000, 2003, 2008)
Network Connectivity / Network Administration
Virtual Environments single and multi-server. (VMware, Citrix or Hyper V)
VDI Technologies a plus (View and ZenDesktop)
Storage from small business to enterprise level with dense server environments. ISCSI and/or Fibre channel technologies. Internal, SAN or Cloud based
Back-up solutions tape, disk to disk, disk to tape, snap shot, appliance based or cloud based,
Ups backups communicative deployment, power requirement sizing
Capacity Planner sizing of storage solution based on current and future growth
Disaster Recovery single and multiple locations
Replication single and multiple locations
Anti-virus solutions, local & distributed
Microsoft Active Directory Enhanced knowledge
Internet Protocol IP structuring (LAN, WAN & Public)
Network Printing Solutions print queues, distributed printing, mobile printing
Mobile devices smart phones, Blackberry BES & devices, IPADs, tablets
Mail messaging basic knowledge Microsoft Exchange 2003, 2007, 2010
Mail filtering basic knowledge
Other industry related applications as necessary (Microsoft Office suite, SharePoint helpful, other)
Statement of work creation and (Request for Proposal) RFP review and writing
ESI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and maintains a drug-free workplace.