Apex Systems, Inc Oklahoma City , OK 73101
This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Title: VMAX Implementation SpecialistPay: $60Contract Duration: 2 months
Client: EMC ServicesEmployment Type:
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73008General SummaryProvides custom integration implementation support on EMC products involving software at the customer site, including pre-site inspection, initial installation, implementation, customization, integration and outline orientation for the customer. Assists customer service in product implementation services. Works closely with EMC sales, customer service, project managers and other TS personnel, corporate technical support and the customer to ensure a smooth implementation and transition from start-up to integration/production mode.
Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills with EMC sales, TS and external customers. Capable of working with minimum supervision in the performance of assigned tasks.Principal Duties and ResponsibilitiesRepresents EMC in a professional manner to customers, EMC partners and other EMC personnel at all times. May be required to support and instruct less experienced co-workers, through classroom training sessions or on-the-job mentoring.
Trains customer personnel when authorized by TS management. May occasionally be called upon to act as a back-up to the Project Manager or to provide team technical leadership on specific implementations.Supports and reports to engagement Project Manager while assigned to active customer engagements. Advises Project Manager on Level of Effort required to perform assigned software implementations.
Regularly communicates status of project and all applicable customer issues to the Project Manager.Performs according to established safety standards. Reports unsafe situations and recommends improvements.Prepares, maintains and submits activity/progress reports and time recording/management reports in accordance with published procedures. Keeps Program Managers and Project Managers informed of activities, alerting of any issues promptly.
Provides updates to EMC cast tracking system and or other technical applications for software implementation and problem reporting/resolution. Completes end-of-project reports.Tracks, maintains and reports any travel and expense activities which are re-billable to the customer based on the engagement's Statement of Work.Seeks advice or assistance from TS management and/or CS Technical Support as required during difficult customer situations. Works in conjunction with EMC CS colleagues to ensure effective resolution of technical issues encountered during implementation.Installs EMC software products in a Mainframe and/or Open Systems hardware environment.
Performs complex and/or extended-stay software implementations per the specifications in the Statement of Work. Scope document, Architecture Design Document or Project Manager direction. Successfully manages relations with customers utilizing negotiation and influencing skills to acquire the internal and external resources necessary for optimal results.
May be required to coordinate the necessary resources within EMC to resolve issues or problems, may be required to support Project Managers and Solution Architect in developing scooes of work and project plans, May also occasionally support other activities as necessary. Provides assistance to EMC technical team sin the development of custom solutions and implementation preparation. EMC Proven Professional Certification desired.Scope:A Vblock is being replaced by a VMax950 as part of another project.
The resident should have a skillset in setting up the VMax so that all hosts attached to the Vblock can be moved to the new VMax.Assist with SRD/METRO migration from a VMax850 to a VMax950 so that there is replication between the two VMax arrays.Two sites with VMAX 40Ks. 40K already running for years.Site 1: Moving VMAX40K to 850Site 2: Moving VMAX40K to 950 (already installed)850 already on site and has been running for 3+ years 950 is new
The goal is to have VMAX 850 replicate to 950 and 40K are being retired Migration tools: VMware- VMotion for migration.For non-virtualized data- (which is very minimal), Integrated VMAX migration tools SRD/METRO integrated migration feature within the product.If interested, please contact Doug Spence at or email at .EEO EmployerApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.