Remote Premier Field Engineer - Hyper V

Employer: Microsoft
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: > 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 23.03.2019
    Short company description

    It’s a time of exciting change and new thinking at Microsoft. We’re focused on improving the day-to-day lives of our customers, delivering meaningful impact through ground-breaking technology and providing a truly unified experience.

    Through incredible services like OneDrive and Xbox Live powering a Mobile First, Cloud First world, we deliver a positive blend of work and play across different devices, locations and users. Across digital life, we’re reinventing productivity.

    In order to fuel this change, we need people prepared to challenge convention, question the status quo and collaborate with likeminded individuals that don’t fear failure but see it as a necessary step toward making a mark on the world.

    If shaping a better, more exciting future is what motivates you, you’ll be in good company.

    Find out more and apply.

    Requirements

    Relevant Characteristics and Experience for the Premier Field Engineer Role:

    • 5+ years’ experience in developing, supporting Enterprise IT solutions or application, systems development, network operations, IT consulting
    • Collaborative, fast learner, problem solver who is creative and confident
    • Ability to present and communicate technical findings to all audiences
    • Good balance between business and technical acumen
    • Fluent English - oral, written and presentation skills; French or German is a plus
    • Education: Bachelor’s degree preferably in Computer Science or Information Systems. Will consider related field (or equivalent) experience

    • Experience with software defined networking and network performance tuning (RDMA, RSS and vRSS, VMQ, VVMQ)
    • Experience with Software defined storage and cluster shared storage (Cluster shared volumes, Storage Spaces and Storage Spaces Direct)
    • Experience with monitoring of large-scale virtualized environments (what counters to monitor, what are the triggers for alerts, host and guest monitoring)
    • Experience with High Availability and Disaster Recovery processes and tooling
    • Understanding of security concepts (encryption, authentication and authorization, minimal surface)

    Responsibilities

    As a Premier Field Engineer you will:

    • Be the technical expert for customer projects by building, deploying, operating and optimizing large complex enterprise environments
    • Join a highly motivated team of leading industry experts
    • Be focused on delivering proactive services such as education workshops, assessments and providing expert guidance to the customers, enabling them to meet their strategic business goals
    • Help customers with troubleshooting and problem resolution
    • Preview new technology before others in the industry and learn how to make the best from it.
    • Gain access to expertise and support from Microsoft’s consulting practice and product groups.
    • Continually learn and grow professionally to be the best you can be.