Principal Engineer- Solutions Architecture (Network/CIHCI) – DELL – UAE


Principal Engineer – Solutions Architecture
Competitive Salary
Location: Dubai
Dell is a collective of customer-obsessed- industry-leading visionaries. At
our core is a commitment to diversity- sustainability and our communities. We
offer unparalleled growth and development opportunities for our team members.
We believe that technology is essential for driving human progress- and we`re
committed to providing that technology to people and organizations everywhere-
so they can transform the way they work and live.
The CI/HCI Solution Architect (Networking) is responsible for the
installation- configuration- and integration of Vblock systems. This is

customer facing role- also responsible for customer low level configuratio

workshops- factory logical configuration- and installation and configuratio

of additional products and components with Vblock systems

Key responsibilities:

Conduct Logical Configuration Survey calls with clients- recommending designs based on customer requirements and equipment purchased
Factory logical configuration of Vblock systems.
Installation of Vblock systems on-site at customer locations
Configuration of Vblock networking components- including but not limited to Cisco Nexus 5k- Nexus 7K- Nexus 1000V- 3750- 3560- and UCS.
Integration of Vblock networking components into customer environments
Comprehensive backup and testing of all installed Vblock components
In-depth Knowledge Transfer of Vblock Systems to customers
Hardware- software and firmware upgrades of Vblock systems and components
Preparation and completion of required pre and post deployment documentation
Mentoring of Dell EMC partners in Vblock technology and deployment
Implementing- administrating and troubleshooting common TCP/IP based services- including NTP- DNS- SSL- SSH- services- etc.
Sales or pre-sales support and qualification


Cisco CCNP
5-10 years industry experience: design- install- configure- support
Nexus 1000v
Nexus 5000 / 7000
Cisco UCS
Strong focus on Cisco Networking products and protocols
Strong problem solving skills.
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Professional- dependable- and flexible team player.
Must work well under pressure
Experienced in management of vendors for hardware and software support and warranties.
Have the ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time.
Proficiency in hardware- software and/or operating systems environments.
Ability to work effectively with senior management.
Mentoring/Coaching skills
Understanding of ITIL foundations


We offer highly competitive salaries- bonus programs- world-class benefits-
and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a
compelling and rewarding work environment.

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Job Family: Engineering Professional-Services Job ID: R68835