NANA Regional Corporation Deployment Engineer - Home Based with travel in United States

Deployment Engineer - Home Based with travel

Description

Tundra, a wholly owned subsidiary of Akima LLC , is looking for several Deployment Engineers (Home Based) who are willing to travel approximately 50%. This position will provide storage and virtualization expertise to the USAF client on-site for server and storage installation, configuration and acceptance testing at a high level.

Responsibilities:

  • Extensive Travel (primarily CONUS with some OCONUS).

  • Flexibility working with team members in different time zones.

  • Support site teleconferences, readiness reviews, site assessments.

  • Develop implementation documentation and drawings.

  • Install server rack, mount equipment, dress and label cables.

  • Provide In-Brief, Out-Brief and informal training to site customer.

  • Install, configure and test Dell, EMC and VMWare product solutions.

  • Solid problem-solving skills and the ability to work efficiently and independently as required.

  • Capable of troubleshooting storage, networking and virtual environments as needed.

  • Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office applications including MS VISIO for generating documentation.

  • Provide various reporting information to corporate and customer as requested.

  • Must be able to work in military structured environment.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in an operational environment supporting Dell, EMC Unity and VMWare (or similar) solutions.

  • Minimum HS or equivalent required.

  • Experience with customer interfacing, training, site surveys and managing customer needs.

  • Experience with leading projects to successful completion.

  • Must have either Dell/EMC OEM certification or 2 years of experience deploying similar type systems.

  • VMware VCP certification is a plus.

  • Security certification required (or ability to obtain within 30 days of hire).

  • SECRET security clearance required.

  • DoD/USAF experience a plus.

  • Knowledge of USAF IT technical standards and processes a plus.

  • Knowledge of Dell, EMC Unity and VMWare (or similar) products.

  • Valid US passport required.

  • Travel may involve US territories

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

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Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: United States

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: TUN00123