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Dell Consultant, IT Architecture in Austin, Texas

Consultant, IT Infrastructure

The ability to drive human progress through technology relies on robust and reliable IT infrastructure – and that’s what our IT Infrastructure team provides to our customers. We’re a team of experts optimizing the performance and integrity of IT infrastructure and ensuring consistency and synchronization across all infrastructure components. Alongside supporting new and existing applications, we work with other IT groups and business units to troubleshoot and resolve technical problems.

Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as a Consultant on our IT Infrastructure team in Austin, Texas .

You will:

  • Supports users by focusing on the service management discipline.

  • Manages Project lifecycle from envisioning, planning, and provisioning to stabilization in production

  • Guides/ consults customers with the definition of realistic requirements

  • Work with application teams, Infrastructure & application project managers to handle large scale migration of complex applications, including server hardware, Operating System, Databases and SAN or NAS storage.

  • Collaborate with peers, team leads, and engineers, and third party vendors to resolve customer issues, maintaining complete ownership of issues from beginning to resolution.

  • Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment on business matters

  • Architect solutions

  • Identify and validate system impacts for strategic objectives

  • Ensure strategic and tactical alignment of solutions with the development teams

  • Work with Enterprise/Domain/Application architects on architectural design and documentation

  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to team members

  • Provide leadership, guidance, and mentorship to less-senior team members

  • Ability to gain credibility and build relationships with all levels in an organization, from technical experts to executives

  • The ability to apply architectural principles, visualize and create high-level models that can be used in future analysis to extend and mature the enterprise architecture. Experience with managing complex large-scale implementations

Take the first step towards your dream career

Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements

  • Operating Systems: Linux (Redhat, SUSE, Oracle Enterprise Linux), Advanced knowledge of OS performance optimization, hardware configuration, and related root cause analysis and troubleshooting

  • Hardware Platforms: Dell Poweredge Server Lines (blade and rack type servers)

  • Server Virtualization Technologies: VMWare

  • UNIX/Linux shell scripting experience

  • Experience with solutions from Dell,VMWare and other Dell Technologies; Experience with private, public and hybrid cloud architecture and services;

  • Experience troubleshooting SAN storage access issues preferred

  • Experience troubleshooting Network issues preferred

  • Experience with advanced analytics including machine learning and artificial intelligence

Desirable Requirements

  • B.S. in computer science or related field, 15+ years of experience as a technical leader and have knowledge of modern digital platforms

  • Experience in cross-platform technology areas showing design expertise

  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly

  • Understanding of architectural tradeoffs and communicate architectural decisions to all partners

  • Experience with distributed systems, cloud, and micro service architectures. Understanding of data distribution strategies

  • Passion for building scalable, secure, and reliable solutions. Can motivate and inspire the team

  • Engineering experience with demonstrated technical depth and scope

  • Demonstrated experience building large-scale architectures involving cloud platforms and on-premises technologies to meet business requirements

  • DevOps experience with VMware technologies

  • An advanced degree in computer science, engineering or mathematics or equivalent experience

  • Verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to collaborate effectively across internal and external organizations and virtual teams

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.

We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here ( .

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