- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
- San Jose
What You'll Do
In Cisco's Customer Experience Solution Validation Services, you will be focused on providing high touch Network Architecture and Design Validation services to support the Cisco large Enterprise and Service Provider accounts to accelerate new technology adoption and Customer network life-cycle management. The CX SVS team is seeking a highly motivated Network Consulting Engineer to lead and deliver quality architectural design and validation services to our Cisco customers around the Globe. This dynamic role will allow you to work with our clients and Cisco account teams directly, while collaborating with Cisco Business units to create a Full scale Customer networks to design and validate Cisco technologies
Who You'll Work With
Solution Validation Services (SVS) is part of Cisco Customer Experience Team, focused on validating complex customer-specific networks and accelerating the adoption of new technologies.
As part of CX SVS team you will help drive Cisco services growth by crafting and automating next generation solution labs and validation solutions for Enterprise and SP customers. Influence customer on trending network technologies and accelerate the new technology adoption.
Our team has expertise across the breadth of the Cisco product portfolio along with expertise in a variety of third-party and competitive products. With hundreds of engineers and world-class facilities around the world, SVS helps automated design validation, and validate the technologies our customers need to give their business the edge in today's business climate.
Who You Are
You have got deep technical expertise with Validating and Automating Core routing, switching, Data Center and Cloud technologies along with Strong consulting skills, this position is the right fit for you to get your hands on architectural and customer business skills.
In this highly visible customer facing role as Validation Services Consulting Engineer you will:
Lead next generation R&S, Data Center and Cloud technologies validation and automated validation for Enterprise/SP customers to support implementation of new platform/solution/Software.
Drive requirement discussion, analyze test requirements, build test lab configurations, execute, automate and document results.
Collaborate with solution architects from delivery and sales team and collaborate on future initiatives to win customer business.
Identify key issues, gaps and drive with engineering and delivery to resolve issues.
Develop/integrate/automate new technology into lab pods.
Innovate/Automate to gain efficiency.
Validate and Automate new design solutions to meet customer requirements.
Identify new opportunities of growth.
Collaborate with other specialists and participate as member of engineering team to ensure successful project delivery.
Engage with customers and other Cisco stakeholders on successful planning and execution of validation engagements.
You are an expert with Routing and Switching, R&S and/or DC - CCIE preferred
You are knowledgeable on ACI, VXLAN, LISP, BGP, OSPF Routing, MPLS, LAN Switching, VPC, Data Center Technologies
You are able to configure and test NX-OS, IOS-XE, IOS-XR and IOS
You possess testing and network automation skills and are proficient in Python, PyATS, Ansible and ROBOT
You have expertise in Cisco Data Center and Enterprise platforms(N2k-N9k, ASR1k-9k, ISR and Wireless Platforms.)
You have strong interpersonal skills(written, verbal and presentation)
You have experience with architecture validation and automation
You possess knowledge of Industry Test Tools
Expert Knowledge in R&S, DC technologies ACI, Cloud Center is a plus
Knowledge on trending new technologies such as SDWAN, NFV, SDN and Container technologies is highly desirable.
Service provider and or Enterprise lab/production network experience
Experience with Content Switching (OSI Layer 4-7 Switching, Load-balancers) and DC firewall platforms is a plus
Programming experience/familiarity is desirable
Security and Firewall technologies
Ability to debug and troubleshoot complex Network problems
hands on experience with Ixia and/or Spirient tools is desirable
You are required to have great communication skills, be able to articulate complex concepts in easy-to-understand language and lead/ a member of a team of engineers through challenging and complex projects. Typically requires BS plus 3-5+ yrs related experience, or a MS with
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