Server racks in server room data center.

SDDC Consultant


Al Raqamiya have a vacancy for an experience VMware SDDC Consultant to join the VMware Datacentre solutions practice. The candidate must have experience consulting on, managing and/or deploying VMware SDDC and Cloud technologies, with hands-on configuration and build experience.



  • Must have a good breadth of experience designing and deploying solutions across the VMware SDDC product portfolio

  • Must have excellent technical skills with a commercial awareness

  • Proven track record working in a professional services organisation on behalf of enterprise customers

  • Ability to build relationships at executive levels to understand business objectives and outcomes and translate these into IT solutions

  • Strong design skills, ability to run strategy and design workshop sessions to a technical and non-technical audience.

  • Ability to collaborate and manage members of a project team, providing technical expertise and escalation

Technical Skills

Al Raqamiya are looking for experienced technical consultants with expertise in deploying VMware Software Defined Data Centre (SDDC) solutions. Excellent in-depth design and deployment skills in vSphere 6.x, vSAN and the vRealize suite is a core requirement. A good understanding of VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF)or network virtualisation using NSX-V and T is a bonus. The candidate should also possess a strong understanding of AWS services and preferably have experience working on projects that have delivered the VMware Cloud on AWS service.

Salary: Competitive package including: Healthcare & More
Location: Based in Abu Dhabi with UAE Wide/GCC travel where required

Roles and Responsibilities:


As a senior technical consultant, you should be able to understand and interpret business requirements and map these to technology solutions that can provide successful business outcomes for our partners and their customers. You will work closely with the practice lead to build new service offerings, driving demand and helping to accelerate the adoption of new technology based on the VMware solution portfolio.

  • Pre-sales - be able to undertake strategy and road mapping sessions with customers. Articulate technical solutions in language that senior management can understand and interpret. Showcase the value proposition of any proposed solution

  • Design - Write detailed design documentation for VMware SDDC and hybrid-cloud solutions

  • Deployment - Have the ability to take a solution design and build out a solution to the required specification


Candidates must have strong communication skills and be very technical within the VMware SDDC portfolio, and be comfortable presenting and discussing solutions with customers and partners at any level, from executives to operations and support.

  • Previous experience consulting on, managing and deploying complex VMware solutions

  • Preferably have experience working in a reseller or systems integrator

  • Hold advanced certifications such as VMware professional level certification (VCP, VCIX, VCDX) and / or AWS Solutions Architecture Certification (Associate or Professional)

  • Have a proven track record of successful engagements in a consultative technical sales or technical delivery PS role

  • The ability to write high quality documentation to support a solution build

  • Share your knowledge, skills and experience with members of the team, to accelerate learning and development through mentoring

Come Work With Us

Thanks for submitting!