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Senior Technical VMware Consultant

Milton Keynes, BKM, United Kingdom
Job ID: 41946

Description

VMware VCF / vRealize Senior Consultant

Due to continued growth we have a fantastic opportunity for a consultant to join the Comms-care consulting practice to act as a Senior Consultant, specialising in VMware Cloud Foundation and vRealize Suite. The successful candidate will be working on projects via our reseller / SI partners or on behalf of VMware PSO.

Company Overview:
As a VMware Enterprise partner Comms-Care (a wholly owned subsidiary of Ingram Micro Inc.) currently hold 3 x Master Services Competencies and hope to have achieved five MSC’s by the end of 2021 placing it in the very top tier of VMware partners. Comms -Care is the UK’s market-leading strategic service partner to the IT channel community. With a commitment to being 100% channel-focused, Comms-care offers a highly qualified technical team, complementary and supportive business model and an unrivalled level of service to over 900 channel partners ranging from SME to enterprise level; delivering services on their behalf to ‘000’s of end user organisations with site locations throughout the UK and into mainland Europe and North America. Comms-care has a rich and scalable value add portfolio which spans the IT lifecycle from pre-sales and professional services to managed services and maintenance as well as a range of complementary business services such as flexible resourcing, finance and IT asset disposal.

 

Location: Home based

Salary: Competitive dependent on experience 

Package includes: Mileage allowance, phone, laptop, certified training & benefits package

 

Responsibilities
Principal responsibilities but not limited to the following:

  • Act as technical authority and ‘evangelist’ for chosen subject matter
  • Work alongside the business strategy team, supporting the development of the business-wide solutions and services strategy
  • Work alongside the architecture team to identify, develop and promote chosen subject matter solutions within our customer base, owning the ongoing solutions portfolio
  • Technically manage the lifecycle of chosen subject matter focussed solutions
  • Provide a technical governance overlay for active projects
  • Provide technical mentoring to Technical Consultants and Systems Engineers
  • Act as the design authority for a programme of inter-related projects
  • Lead with qualification of designs and opportunities
  • Lead and present at customer opportunities and workshop sessions
  • Host customer strategy meetings, including presenting solutions from a commercial and business perspective
  • Lead and contribute to Statement of Works and Invitations to Tender
  • Build and maintain a strong relationship with the channel partners internal technical team
  • Maintain high level of industry awareness through training and self-development; keep up-to-date with current and future technologies, products and strategies
  • Undertake individual consultancy assignments, analysing customer requirements, gathering and analysing data and recommending solutions
  • Ensure consultancy assignments are undertaken consistently and with quality
  • Produce and update assignment documentation as required
  • Ensure that hand over to relevant support organisation is successfully completed

 

Experience and Qualifications

As a Senior Consultant, you should be considered an expert in the design and deployment of VMware private and hybrid cloud focused solutions that encompass the following capabilities:

  • Cloud Foundation
  • vSphere and vSAN
  • vRealize Operations
  • vRealize Orchestrator
  • vRealize Lifecycle Manager
  • vRealize Log Insight
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • NSX-T

 

Desirable Qualifications

  • VCP – Datacentre Design and Cloud Management and Automation

Preference will be given to candidates holding the following certifications

  • VCAP – Datacentre Design
  • VCAP – Cloud Management and Automation
  • VCAP – Network Virtualisation
  • Master Specialist – HCI or VCF

Knowledge, Skills and Characteristics

  • Demonstrable experience in a technical consulting type role
  • Excellent communicator both verbally and written
  • Experienced, mature, influential, assertive and diplomatic
  • Able to operate independently or as part of a larger team
  • Able to technically manage other people on large scale projects
  • Able to network with industry peers and customers
  • Industry leading knowledge of chosen subject matter
  • A flexible approach to work and prepared 'go the extra mile' to exceed customer expectations
  • Applies knowledge and skills through handling complex problems beyond own area of expertise

 

Make an application to join the team
Our team is as much about our people as it is our customers and business partners. We want associates with a strong desire to succeed. We offer a competitive base and benefits package.

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