EMC Solutions Architect in Duesseldorf, Germany

Location(s)Germany - Duesseldorf

TitleSolutions Architect

Requisition ID169769BR

Job DescriptionResponsibilities:

  • 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 storage components, including but not limited to VNXe, VNX, VMAX 10K/20K/40K, Powerpath, MDS

  • 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 CPSD partners in Vblock technology and deployment

  • Cross-training in all Vblock components and technologies

  • Sales or pre-sales support and qualification


  • EMC Proven Professional Specialist Level or equivalent

  • 5-10 years industry experience: design, install, configure, support

  • Experience installing and configuring EMC storage arrays VNX, VMAX, Powerpath, Cisco MDS or equivalent

  • Familiarity with EMC Backup and Recovery Solutions: Recoverpoint, Avamar, Data Domain, and Vplex

  • Working knowledge of VMware virtualization

  • Working knowledge of network 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

EMC ValuesWhen you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. 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.