Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
  • New York City


*** Selected applications must be a US Citizen and must be able to commute daily into New York City***

What You'll Do

Take your career to the next level by joining a Cisco Team that is supporting major business and technology transformations for our SLED East NYC customers!
This position requires a motivated, experienced Services Consulting Engineer (SCE) to support Network Optimization and Security, services and implementations in a large strategic enterprise organization and experience working with SLED customers. Performs and drives architectural, design and integration engineering for complex network infrastructure solutions.  SCEs identify and document network/security design and architecture best practices.  We are "Cisco's Face to the Customer," working in a fast-paced, high-impact environment as a critical, visible contributor to the Cisco/Client team. A seasoned mix of broad networking knowledge and specific area expertise, as well as excellent communication and consulting skills, has well-positioned this Cisco team as trusted advisors with our SLED customers. 
As a Services Consulting Engineer who specializes in Cisco Security solutions, you will support the SLED customers through the development of complex designs, implementation support of Cisco leading edge technologies, and delivery of optimization services to some of Cisco's largest customers in the United States.  On-site support for key customers may be required up to 5 days a week.

Who You'll Work With

The SLED East team consist of Services Consulting Engineers, that design, architect and support work on critical SLED customer owned networks with leading edge Cisco solutions. This team is leading the way in providing proactive foundational engineering and operations support to customers that expects their networks and data centers to perform at the highest possible levels. We work with our customer in getting their infrastructure ready for future architectures and solutions, and assisting them in navigating through proof of concept and introduction of the same. Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills are traits of successful consultants in this organization. We are strongly focused on continuous development and training on new products/technologies that keep us in a leading position as industry service consulting leaders.
As a part of this team, you will work directly with our customers and gain hands on experience and exposure into their networks. You will collaborate on a variety of projects that have a real impact on the success of SLED East customers. We will value your ideas and perspective on how to get things done. You will work on network infrastructures and help to deliver business solutions and technology solutions from data, security, mobility, and cloud.

Who You Are

The candidate has 10+ years of experience as a network engineer supporting Cisco Core technologies/products in large scale enterprise environments, with a deep understanding of Security technologies including various Cisco components (ISE, FirePower, AMP, SourceFire, StealthWatch, ASAs, etc.),  that can deliver these capabilities. Large scale enterprise design and deployment experience is desired as is a CCIE. The candidate must be willing to travel to NYC and spend time onsite at customer’s location.   

Must Have Skills:

Ability to lead, articulate a vision, influence and guide teams in dynamic strategic environments through design, deployment, analysis and troubleshooting of complex networks.
Capability to evaluate risks, anticipate issues and proactively collaborate and lead resolution
Significant experience with end to end architecture/design work as well as strong analytical and problem solving skills and ability to troubleshoot complex technical problems
Strong communication, consulting and customer relationship building skills with ability to work autonomously and thrive in a transformational environment
Expertise in Security
Security CCIE preferred
In-depth knowledge of designing complex security solutions
Be able to provide ongoing technical representation in regularly scheduled conference calls and provide technical input to quarterly/joint business reviews
Be able to provide trend analysis for hardware incidents and software defects and submit recommendations for resolution
Engage cross-functional Cisco resources to ensure comprehensive, coordinated, and unified support experience
Develop internal relationships with the Cisco

About the company

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We’re proud of this recognition because it means, at Cisco, you will enjoy working flexibly, using our own market-leading collaboration technology to drive innovation; taking advantage of numerous health and wellness resources; pursuing exciting career opportunities, and participating in programs to help your local communities or fulfill philanthropic interests. And, you’ll be doing all of this while being part of a global team that is making a positive difference in the world.

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