The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, will be responsible for the definition, development, rollout, and enablement of virtualization, cloud infrastructure and management (CIM) solutions and services such as VMware, hyper-V, Private cloud solutions to name SAAS, PAAS, IAAS, .You will work closely with various business units, engineering, and partner engineering organizations in designing, validating, technical, and service delivery collateralsResponsibilities will also include, but are not limited to, the following:As the hands-on technical subject matter expert, the Solution Architect will be responsible forRequirements : Solutions and services engineering activities like proof-of concepts, pilots, use case development, solution validation, workshops, and enablement. Developing technical, and service delivery collaterals including deployment guides, best practices, sizing whitepapers and solution reference architectures. Experience in Migration/Upgrade of Window Server infrastructure. Maintaining deep technical and business knowledge of Virtualization solution areas and develop new technology integrations and solution capabilities. Providing expert technical architectural support and guidance for solution opportunities that involve virtualization, cloud infrastructure, management and security, including integration with certain select 3rd party products. Maintaining technical credibility within the industry and the field through demonstration of thought leadership.Roles and Responsibilities Virtualization product Certified Professional with 5+ years of consulting delivery experience with cloud infrastructure and management (CIM)/VMware/ Private Cloud's solutions. At least 5+ years experience in professional services/alliances/solution engineering/consulting/technical with expertise in architecting and deploying management and security solutions, virtualization solutions, and rolling out new technology and solution initiatives. At least 5+ years of infrastructure architecture experience with significant depth around designing, implementing, and managing critical cross-functional integration projects in enterprise datacenters. Strong architecture, design and implementation experience with Enterprise Systems Management and IT Service Management domain solutions, products, and industry trends. Strong architecture, design and implementation experience with security solutions, products, and industry trends. Deep skills in VMware virtualization, cloud, and management products and solutions (vSphere, vCenter, vCloud, vShield /v CNS etc.), private Clouds (SAAS/IAAS/PAAS). strongly desired. Hands on experience on VCE Block is must. Prior experience with Infrastructure as a Service (Iaas) strongly desired. Prior experience in addressing business and technical stakeholder requirements and translating these to appropriate solution architectures a must. Prior experience in developing technical or service delivery collateral a must. Prior experience working with virtualization and cloud solutions a must. Prior experience working with x86/X64 operating systems, enterprise systems management, storage, networking or security solutions a must. Prior experience with Enterprise Architecture or IT Service Management processes, frameworks, and methodologies a must. Prior experience in programming and scripting languages is desirable. Prior experience working with partners on product integration and solution initiatives is desirable. Good understanding of service providers is desirable. Strong Technical Writing skills a must. Ability to hold conversations with developers/architects/engineers to extract their best practices. Ability to track multiple projects simultaneously. Demonstrated ability to work with a distributed team. Managing relations with both internal and external business and technical teams. Experience with product, solutions or service development process. Excellent communications and interpersonal skills Self starter, detail oriented with good organizational skills.Candidate must possess: Candidate must be prepared to work for 24x7 support. Hands on Experience on VCE Block Very Strong skills on Networking (Specially on Cisco Products), At Minimum candidate should be CCNA certified. Strong understanding of Various network technologies like Load Balancers, SAN, Firewalls Must have certifications from VMware. Must have certifications from Microsoft Strong architecture, design and implementation experience with security solutions, products, and industry trends. Deep skills in VMware virtualization, cloud, and management products and solutions (vSphere, vCenter, vCloud, vShield /v CNS etc.), private Clouds (SAAS/IAAS/PAAS). strongly desired. Hands on experience on VCE Block is must. Prior experience with Infrastructure as a Service (Iaas) strongly desired.