* Must have strong on Brocade switches programming and configuration experience.
* Hands-on enough to do physical deployments in a lab tech role: physically conduct installation, cabling, termination and testing of equipment.
* Knowledge and familiarity of data center administration.
* Experience in management and operation of Linux OS server system technologies and solutions deployments in large enterprise data center environments.
* Experience of working in virtualized environments based on VMware vSphere where brocade switches are used extensively.
* Write automation scripts and doing automated deployments.
* Experience using monitoring tools and responding to alerts.