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Title:  Technical Support Engineer - OnCommand


Schiphol-Rijk, NL, 1119 PZ

Requisition ID:  47881
Job Summary

Technical Support Engineer: Provides technical support to field engineers, technicians, and product support personnel who are diagnosing, troubleshooting and debugging complex software or network systems. Responds to situations where first-line product support has failed to isolate or fix problems in malfunctioning software. Reports design, reliability and maintenance problems or bugs to design engineering/software engineering. May be involved in customer installation and training. Provides support to customer/users where the product is highly technical or sophisticated in nature.

Job Requirements
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal communication and customer service skills are needed in order to work successfully with customers in high stress and/or ambiguous situations.
  • Strong aptitude for learning new technologies and understanding how to utilize them in a customer-facing environment.
  • Ability to follow standard engineering principles and practices.
  • Creative approach to problem solving.
  • Solid understanding of the following protocols and applications and troubleshooting thereof:
    • Storage concepts and infrastructure
    • Database principle, query building
    • Networking concepts
    • Familiarity with monitoring protocols
  • Basic understanding of 
    • Windows and Linux Operating Systems
    • Virtual infrastructure
    • Remote authentication methodology and data collection on remote systems
    • SAN connectivity methodologies for storage systems
  • Knowledge of the following technologies will be considered an asset
    • OnCommand products suite
    • NetApp Storage System operating systems such as Data ONTAP 
    • NetApp solutions developed around specific applications such as FAS, E-Series, Metrocluster, Solidfire, etc
    • Scripting or programming languages such as Python, JAVA, Perl, etc.
    • The usage of tools, logs, and support tools needed to analyze system issues (such as perfstat, packet traces, ASUP logs, etc.)
    •  NetApp High-Availability (HA) technology
    • NetApp / industry relevant certifications (i.e. NCDA, NCSE, CCNA, RHCA, VCP, MCSA, etc)
Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years of related experience; or an advanced degree without experience; or equivalent work experience.