Dell Lab Support Engineer - Durham, NC or Hopkinton/Franklin, MA in Durham, North Carolina
Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Lab Support Engineer on our IEO team in Durham, NC or Hopkinton/Franklin, MA.
The IEO organization plays a fundamental role in delivering IaaS for the ISG Development teams. We accelerate the pace of development to meet their needs by ensuring all critical systems are running 24x7 in support of Engineering Development while at the same time driving division wide Transformation Initiatives to modernize Engineering Operations across multiple lines of business.
Lab Support Engineering is at the heart of a worldwide lab operations team providing 24x7 lab access, service and solutions support in multiple locations. Independent and flexible, team members are always ready to adapt to the changing daily priorities. They make an impact in all kinds of ways – from installing and maintaining servers and storage equipment within the fast-paced lab computing environment, through to providing top-level technical expertise and support to engineering departmental users. What’s more, they work with engineering teams to create hardware configuration test plans in support of software development.
Responsible for deployment of monitoring application to include agents and initial setup/configuration
Responsible for the configuration and deployment of servers and storage arrays
Monitor and troubleshoot the technical environment for problems and root cause analysis
Maintain a working knowledge of all documented processes and procedures.
Identify system performance issues and obtain overall health of environment
Provide general level client/server and SAN/storage array support
Responsible to maintain backup/restore sessions and schedule
Provides technical expertise in the development of collaborative platform client application/customer interface
Identify and execute on proactive and preventative system upgrades
Monitoring and management software for physical, virtual, and cloud-based infrastructures
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science and 2+ years of experience, or equivalent experience
Proficiency in hardware, software and operating systems
Proficiency in monitoring applications
Has working knowledge of back/restore client applications
Proficiency in orchestration tools and applications
Strong communication skills.
Technical writing skills.
Ability to multi-task.
Ability to work in a high-pressure environment.
Customer service skills
Scripting and coding skills
Technical expertise in virtualization to include VMware suite/applications
We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
If you’re looking for a varied role in an innovative and fast-paced lab setting, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.
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