Onsite Systems Engineer -Seattle, WA
Dell, Inc. is a worldwide provider of information technology services and business solutions to a broad range of clients. We are currently looking for an Onsite Systems Engineer to join our team
This is a full-time pre/post-sales On-Site Systems Engineering (OSE) position. This individual, will work under general direction, and introduce, demonstrate, and familiarize customers with Dell solutions onsite with the customers, as well as assisting them providing knowledge transfer, industry best practices and resolving issues.
The OSE is chartered to add value, develop and maintain direct close working relationships with customers& technical/IS staff and decision-makers. It requires the ability to assess and understand a customers environment, in order to provide information that is relevant to help customers identify effective solutions, assist with purchasing decisions consistent with their needs, and drive solutions to completion. Over time, the OSE will become the trusted advisor
Role ResponsibilitiesCertify Customer Image & HW for Approved vendor ListSupport and manage Customers Dell Inc. Product Life-Cycle TransitionsShare change management best practices (Bios, hardware, etc.)Deliver product roadmaps and emerging technology updatesAssist customer through product and solution escalations, also products, solutions and systemic issuesInformal Knowledge Transfer with customersAssist customer with planning and design on Dell products and solutionsAssist with customer evaluation setup and testingEducate customers on Dells Products, Services, and Solutions with deep dive demonstrationsShare Dell/IT Data Center best practices
RequirementsHands on knowledge of Dell enterprise offerings, including rack and blade servers, network gear, tiered storage, backup, virtualization, general I/T operations, services, and systems management.Experience in managing or working in a large/complex environment, along with data center infrastructure, clusteringExperience with a minimum of 2 (VMWare, HyperV, ESXi, Linux (RHEL or SUSE), Windows)Experience with imaging, systems management, hardware performance, scripting BIOS/FW rollouts, hardware error monitoring and deployment.The ability to deal with ambiguity, and a sales orientation are musts.Fluency in English required
With more than 100,000 team members globally, we promote an environment that is rooted in the entrepreneurial spirit in which the company was founded. Dells team members are committed to serving our communities, regularly volunteering for over 1,500 non-profit organizations. The company has also received many accolades from employer of choice to energy conservation. Our team members follow an open approach to technology innovation and believe that technology is essential for human success.
Why work with us?Life at Dell means collaborating with dedicated professionals with a passion for technologyWhen we see something that could be improved, we get to work inventing the solutionOur people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationshipsWe invest in our people and offer a series of programs that enables them to pursue a career that fulfills their potential.Our team members health and wellness is our priority as well as rewarding them for their hard work
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For an OSE to be successful they should have depth in:
Minimum of 5 years hands on experience:
Linux - TOP SKILL!!
Sever deployments (Preferably Dell)
Architecture of a server, able to recommend which server is the best solution.
Drivers, BIOS, Firmware, updatesAdditional Skills
Scripting (HUGE Plus), Ansible, PowerShell, Python, etc…
Customer facing roles for Enterprise customers