Technical Consultant The Technical Consultant for this 6 month to hire opportunity should have skills that have been used in a professional experience and or knowledge of data center technologies and infrastructure. This person should be experienced with the administration of one or more infrastructure solutions such as storage, compute virtualization. Responsibilities: The Technical Consultant will be a key member of our team, supporting technology solutions for clients. Ideal candidates would have 2 years' experience providing technical support in 1 or more of the following technologies -Storage, Networking. Also should have an understanding of 1 or more skills to be productive on day 1. All positions require some experience with virtualization. Experience with technology solutions in customer environments- this position will eventually be part of the installation team. Troubleshoot issues related to legacy customer infrastructure Train or transfer knowledge to customer and/or other team members as needed Create or update documentation related to design or implementation activities Adhere to established policies and procedures Work outside of standard business hours, if required Perform other tasks as directed Qualifications: 2+ years of implementation, support and administration experience with enterprise environments. Additional experience supporting other enterprise technologies and services, including: Converged networking technologies over IP including virtualization or storage technologies form VMware, EMC, NetApp, Dell, Client and others Experience with other vendor platforms, such as DELL Networking, is a positive. Other Storage Platforms (NetApp, Hitachi, IBM) Cisco MDS or Brocade fibre channel switching Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, AIX) Any EMC or storage arrays Professional communication skills; written and verbal, must have ability to create and present detailed technical documentation, create -this person will also be trained on giving presentations and will be involved in Client interfacing meetings. Ability to assist pre-sales and sales resources in creating detailed proposals and configurations. Familiarity with common business tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook 4 year degree from accredited college/university or equivalent work experience Certifications: Once this person is converted to a FT Hire, they will be trained, mentored and will have Certs paid for by the end client once (CCNA,CCNP, EMC/Dell certifications etc) depending on the skill sets.