VMware NSX Network Engineer

  • GDT,
  • Dallas, TX
VMware, NSX, SDN, Software Defined Networking, Data Center
Full Time
Depends On Experience
Work from home not available Travel required to 25%.

Job Description

Be the solution. Keep clients happy. Provide intellectual value. Consistency. Be sticky. Help your fellow geeks. Teach. Mentor. Lend a hand. Grow. Be professional, be engaged. ALWAYS. As a VMware NSX Network Engineer you will manage the implementation of our client s infrastructure solutions that transcend their expectations. That s what our Engineers do on every project, with a commitment to excellence. We believe in total ownership of projects and it is your purpose to Deliver Exceptional"... because mediocrity, like the mullet", is not welcome at GDT. The qualified NSX Network Engineer must have a passion for cutting-edge technologies including the latest developments in SDN (including ACI), automation/orchestration and overlay technologies. This individual will be responsible for leading our enterprise clients through the design, deployment, and adoption of such technologies with a focus on VMware s NSX Solution. You will be valued as a thought leader , utilizing both your consultative skills to propose complex IT solutions, but also utilize your technical skills to solve our client s problems. Can you thrive in an autonomous environment? Can you be a leader while accepting leadership? Are you tenacious, OCD (but in a good way), and have the hide of a rhino with the patience of a kindergarten teacher? If so, then CONGRATS - you get to move to the next level! Desired Skills and Experience
The next level (the must-haves):
VCP-NV and VCP-DCV certifications are strongly desired.
CCNP (in R/S, SP, Data Center or Security) are strongly desired.
Proven experience in designing, deploying and managing VMware NSX deployments.
Demonstrated experience with network overlay technologies like VXLAN, OTV and EVPN/BGP.
Experience with Spine-Leaf (Clos) network topologies and popular switching hardware designed for use in these types of environments.
Network components and concepts such as:

  • Routers, switches, load balancers, firewalls and other L2-L3 networking and L4-L7 services components and technologies from a variety of vendors.
  • Virtual networking components such as NSX Edge Appliances, distributed firewall, distributed logical router, distributed and standard virtual switches, Nexus 1000V, CSR 1000v and ASA 1000v.
  • L3 Routing protocols such as BGP, OSPF & IS-IS.
  • VLAN, VXLAN, VPN, Unicast vs BUM traffic flows, IP Subnetting and other network design topics.

Familiarity with automation or orchestration using Cloud Management Platforms is strongly preferred.
5+ years of customer facing experience.
Strong virtualization/networking troubleshooting skills.
Working knowledge of various Operating System types.
Works well with teams as well as individually
Candidates must be able to travel up to 35% of the time. The next level continued (would be nice to have):
Higher level VMware Network Virtualization certifications preferred (VCIX-NV, VCDX-NV).
Higher level Cisco certifications preferred (CCIE in R/S, SP, Data Center or Security).
Proven experience in designing, deploying and managing Cisco ACI environments.
Experience with VMware s vRealize Suite and SRM
Working knowledge of load-balancing, firewalling, and micro-segmentation
Automation scripting experience in Python, PowerShell, JavaScript or other.
Able to mentor other engineers

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Dallas, TX, 75247

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