As a member of the Engineering team the Solution Engineer interacts directly with clients, members of the Operations team and the Account Management team to help drive the company forward by designing, implementing and supporting the technology solutions offered by Dasher Technologies.
The Solution Engineer will operate in both a pre and post-sales capacity to deliver a high value sales engineering experience and the professional services that are integrated with Dasher value solutions. This position provides the essential technical experience and growth opportunity to move to a Solution Architect role as a subject matter expert in various technical areas. Operating hours will vary based on the type of working being performed and could be conducted during day or evening hours.
The Solution Engineer will have a wealth of experience and knowledge on tiered Enterprise IT solutions and work closely with a Solution Architect, Enterprise Architect or Lead Practice Manager in all aspects of the sales and deployment cycle. You will need a high level of technical expertise in multiple technology areas; including, Compute, HPC, Storage, Virtualization, Software, and Networking; you must have the ability to implement end-to-end solutions; have hands-on experience setting up, maintaining and expanding large scale heterogeneous environments.
The Solution Engineer will manage an annual training and development plan that requires testing and certification from various manufactures. This will require more than 10% of the Solution Engineers time. The Solution engineer will mentor Jr engineers coaching to improve presales and the technical skills. A small amount of time will be allocated to client support and troubleshooting, and enhancing the Dasher Demo Lab environment.
This position will be focused on datacenter infrastructure technologies. The Solution Engineer operates in a multi-function role often consisting of; project management, document management, implementation, and training. Because our Solution Engineers routinely operates in a dynamic business and customer environment, they must feel comfortable in a highly versatile role with rapidly changing conditions. Travel is required for this position.
Bachelor’s Degree in related field is desired, 6+ years of experience in related field required or 1-2 years delivering professional services. Some travel is required for this role.
Professional certifications are highly desired: HP, Cisco, EMC, NetApp, IBM, Juniper, Dell, RedHat, Microsoft, or Vmware
Practical experience in multiple areas:
- Servers architecture, HP, Dell, IBM, or Rackable
- Enterprise Storage Arrays FC, iSCSI or FCoE, and Archiving Solutions
- Networking – HPE Networking, Cisco, Juniper, Arista, Force10, Voltaire, or Brocade
- Experience designing and administering VMware, Microsoft or Citrix products and solutions
- Experience designing and administering a Microsoft or Linux Enterprise environments