Systems Engineer - Upper Mid-West Panasas
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The Panasas Systems Engineering Team is the critical link between Panasas Sales, our customers, and our Service and Product Development Teams. Primary responsibilities include technical leadership, storage solution consulting and subject matter expertise on Panasas storage products, distributed storage architecture, file systems, and competitive storage offerings in the DAS, NAS and SAN product spaces. Consulting activities include customer storage design, verification and implementation, as well as technical account management in both pre- and post-sales scenarios. Additionally, Systems Engineering operates as a second-tier support infrastructure and extension of Panasas hardware and software engineering within the field. This ensures highly technical, rapid response and escalation when resolving complex storage or customer infrastructure problems.
Systems Engineering will work collaboratively with the Panasas product design teams, Manufacturing and Operations, Sales, Service, and Product Marketing, to ensure end-to-end technical product excellence, and ongoing proactive communications with Panasas customers.
Other responsibilities will include:
On-site Specialized Consulting in Backup, Capacity Planning and Storage System Implementation
Lead and develop account strategy using customer's growth plan, timelines, and budget.
Maintain high level of knowledge on Panasas products, roadmaps, competition and pricing.
Leverage relationships with Panasas channel partners to provide complete solutions to customer problems
Joint Escalation Support and Technical Problem Management with Panasas Customer Service
Technical Content Review for Systems Engineering Notes and Customer Knowledge Base Content
Customer Technical Briefings
Skills and Qualifications:
BS or higher Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Sciences, or equivalent; industry experience of 7+ years working with distributed and/or clustered file systems (AFS/DFS, NFS, VXFS)
Superior knowledge of current and emerging storage architectures (FC, NAS, OBSD/OSD, SAN)
UNIX (BSD, Linux, System V), Networking (TCP/IP, 100/1K Ethernet), Backup (HSM, Legato, Veritas) and Database Administration experience
Experience in Microsoft Windows Server (NT, WIN2K, XP) storage implementations (NTFS/CIFS/SMS) and/or enterprise applications (AD, Data Center, Exchange) is a definite plus
Preferred storage industry background.
Networking and switching architecture knowledge ideal.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Project Management and Presentation skills
Customer Satisfaction, Quality Black Belt, or related training
Availability to travel freely within the geographic continent or region. This position will be located upper Mid-West United States.
Panasas is the premier provider of high performance parallel storage solutions for technical computing applications and big data workloads. All Panasas ActiveStor? scale-out storage appliances leverage Panasas PanFS? parallel file system to deliver superior performance, data protection, scalability, and manageability.
Panasas systems are optimized for highly demanding HPC storage applications in the bioscience, energy, government, finance, manufacturing, and other core research and development sectors. The company?s global reach extends to 50 countries with a diverse line-up of fortune 500 companies.
||Sunnyvale, CA |
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Provides next generation network attended storage solutions.Investors: Centennial Ventures
, Focus Ventures
, Intel Capital
, Mohr Davidow Ventures
, Novak Biddle Venture Partners All Jobs: at Panasas
|Headquarters:||6520 Kaiser Drive|
Fremont, CA 94555
|Industry:||Computers and Peripherals|
|Company Profile:||Panasas ActiveStor Parallel Storage is the premier storage system for scalable Linux clusters. Panasas delivers exceptional scaling in capacity and performance while extending appliance-like ease of management to a virtually boundless storage system for High Performance Computing (HPC) organizations around the world. All Panasas storage clusters contain the object-based, PanFS parallel file system. Using Panasas storage solutions, organizations can achieve maximum application performance while reducing total cost of ownership (TCO) by driving cost and complexity out of their storage infrastructures. Panasas solutions break the storage I/O bottleneck and are deployed in a broad range of government, academic and Fortune 500 organizations.|
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