Systems Engineer - Data Center

Dell EMC, Hyper - V, VxRail, Systems Engineer, Veeam, VMware, Cisco, Druva, Cisco UCS, Virtualization, Hyperconverged, Azure, PowerEdge, vSphere
Full Time
$80,000 - $130,000

Job Description

Cerium Networks connects businesses to their potential. We are a recognized innovator and leading provider of a full suite of unified communications, contact center, network infrastructure, data center, and security solutions. Through our core values of Drive, Development, Collaboration, Flexibility, and Relentlessness we are a top place to work, provide a superior experience for our clients, and pursue sustainable growth. Cerium Networks is searching for a brilliant engineer like you!

In this role you will configure, install, support, and assist in the design of the data center solutions provided by Cerium Networks into our mid-market and enterprise class clients. Other responsibilities may include troubleshooting and resolving escalated issues involving voice/collaboration, video, data, security, wireless issues in a Cerium deployed or supported network.

  • Strong skillset in designing, configuring, and deploying data center solutions (Servers, Storage, Backup, Virtualization, HCI, Cloud). Primary solution portfolio comes from Dell, Cisco, VMware, Veeam, and Druva.
  • Recent implementation experience in the following: 
  • Servers: Dell PowerEdge, Cisco UCS C- and B-series, or similar.
  • Storage: Dell PowerStore, Unity (XT), PowerVault, NAS/SAN/iSCSI/FC solutions (NetApp, Pure, Nimble)       or similar.
  • Backup: Veeam, Druva, Avamar, Data Domain, or similar.
  • Virtualization: VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Nutanix, or similar.
  • Hyperconverged Infrastructure: Dell EMC VxRail, Cisco HyperFlex, or similar.
  • Networking: Cisco Nexus or similar.
  • Prefer hands-on experience with major cloud solution providers – AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform
  • Prefer hands-on experience  implementing VDI solutions – VMware Horizon, Citrix
  • Demonstrated competency with server, storage, and network fundamentals. 
  • Implementation and  administration background with Dell, Cisco, and VMware Datacenter related products and technologies.
  • Deliver to client requirements and generate additional consulting work by understanding the client's need and showing them how new technologies can further their business objectives.

The ideal candidate will be capable of addressing all the previously mentioned technologies, speak to them professionally, plan for and implement these solutions, document the finalized deployments, and hand-off to the client in collaboration with the Cerium Team.


  • 5+ years of implementation and  solution design experience preferred
  • 4 year degree preferred
  • CCNP Data Center or CCIE Data Center preferred
  • VMware VCP or VCAP preferred
  • Dell Specialist or Expert certifications preferred
  • Veeam VMCE is a plus
  • Network and communications systems troubleshooting experience
  • Experience with APIs and programmability
  • Excellent analytical ability and communications skills
  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Customer service skills and experience
  • Strong organization abilities
  • This position can be located in any of Cerium's locations within the Pacific Northwest (WA, OR, ID, MT) or remotely from other locations throughout the US.
  • Travel: Up to 10%


Dice Id : 10125238
Position Id : 7486581
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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