vCORE Technology Partners Senior Network Engineer in Irvine, California
About vCORE Technology Partners
vCORE Technology Partners builds customized IT solutions for more than 150 companies across the U.S. and Canada. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., vCORE was launched in 2010 and has since enjoyed industry-leading growth.
Our team includes proven experts in IT solutions, including networking, cloud automation, modern infrastructure, data protection, security, and proactive managed services. Clients include multibillion-dollar media companies, major healthcare providers, technology giants, data centers, and others.
Simplicity Delivered. Always On.
vCORE seeks an experienced Senior Network Engineer with a background in VMware Virtual Cloud Networking (VCN) Solution Engineering. This is a hybrid role supporting the positioning, selling, and delivery of VMware's next-generation network virtualization and security platform, VMware NSX, VeloCloud, and AVI Load Balancing. Must have hands-on experience in designing, configuring VMware NSX solutions with a focus on corporate offices and data center environments. In this role, you should have excellent problem-solving skills and thorough knowledge of network administration and architecture. The primary role includes Delivery (50%) with Pre-sales activities (50%). This is a hands-on, customer-facing role. Must have excellent customer-facing skills and the ability to communicate with peers, clients, leadership teams, and vendors. Must have a superior customer service attitude.
Estimated travel is roughly 40%. Onsite to various client locations and ability to travel internationally.
What You'll Do
Position, design and deploy solutions related to VMware's next-generation network virtualization and security platform
Sell the value of VMware Network Virtualization and Security solutions
Present VMware NSX vision and technologies, strategy, and product roadmaps to executives, technical management, and technical engineers
Maintain deep technical and business knowledge of cloud computing and networking applications, industry directions, and trends
Maintain working knowledge of competitive architectures
Assist sales in preparation of proposals, statement of work, and supporting documents for prospects
Work collaboratively with sales associates, product management, technical marketing, and engineering during the development, launch, and continuing refinement of NSBU products
Understand and articulate the impact of Network Virtualization and Security on a customer's physical IP network, operations, and future network and networking security architectures
What Youll Need
5+ years experience in technology-related work, including pre-sales systems engineer or customer-facing engineer working on large scale enterprise and service provider environments
Startup mentality - 'whatever it takes'
Enthusiastic and charismatic presentation skills
Hypervisor hands-on and architecture experience in at least one of the following: VMware / Xen / KVM
Understand Datacenter networking fabric topologies and common architectures deployed both Layer 2 and Layer 3 based
Ability to communicate with Network Architects and other members of the team
Must be comfortable and have a desire for hands-on duties supporting customers during product demonstrations, training, and PoCs
Ability to run NSX Proof of Concepts onsite with customers and project manage the entire activity
What We Offer: vCORE Technology Partners offers a comprehensive benefits package including paid vacation, paid holidays, medical, dental, vision, flexible and health spending accounts, life and disability insurance, along with a competitive 401(k) retirement plan and match.
If you are looking for that next step in your career, an exciting place to work, fellow team players, and a place where superior service is a way of life, this is your place!
Diversity Statement: At vCORE Technology Partners, we recognize and appreciate the value that comes from having employees with diverse backgrounds, points of view, and life experiences. Respect for diversity is an integral part of our culture and a critical component in our strategy to deliver the best customer experiences.
It is the policy of vCORE Technology Partners to encourage diversity and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local. In addition, vCORE Technology Partners will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.