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Global Solution Architect
Ref No.: 18-07525
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Start Date: 08/16/2018
Job Description
Global Solution Architect - Solution Validation Center 
The Global Solution Architect is a Consulting Architect who aids customers in the design of next generation infrastructure, defines proofs of concept testing criteria and performs device configuration.
 
Responsibilities 
Can consult with clients on Microsoft Azure and AWS design and implementation (Google and Oracle Cloud a plus)
Strong consulting skills (speaking, selling, presentations, documentation)
Defines complex processes for technical platforms, system specifications, input/output and working parameters for hardware and/or software compatibility
Creates network designs based upon stated client's networking requirements.
Must perform device configuration of Juniper MX routers, QFX switches and SRX firewalls.
Manage VMWare VCenter 6.x deployment
Utilizes deep understanding of vendor community cloud (public and private) network solutions and capabilities, and influences changes in their roadmaps to meet a customer's needs
Demonstrate excellent verbal and written skills and possess ability to create associated documentation and maintain tracking of opportunities/ follow up
 
Qualifications:
5+ years of relevant experience in Cloud, architecture, and client solutioning.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science preferred Demonstrated experience in technical pre-sales background required.
Experience with Virtualization/Cloud technologies, specifically AWS/ Azure, Networking, Storage, and Security.
Thorough understanding of "cloud” technologies, market trends and ecosystem.
Ability to "configure and troubleshoot Juniper MX, QFX and SRX platforms. Must have experience working with VMWare's VCenter v6.x .
Experience with strategic consulting/extremely comfortable managing client relationships and project expectations.
Juniper Certifications highly desired.