Good knowledge of at least one of the following areas: Enterprise Applications, Application load balancing or Network/Application Security
Knowledge of networking stack L2 (vlan, bridge, EtherChannel), L3 Routing Protocols, IPv4 and IPv6, L3 Forwarding and NAT
Knowledge of Layer-4-7 well-known protocols and technologies, such as HTTP, DNS, SSL, Caching, etc.
Knowledge of virtualization technologies and public/private cloud environments
Experience in UNIX/Linux environments.
Scripting experience with Python and/or Tcl
Knowledge of installing and configuring hardware and software in test environment.
Experience with building solution proof-of-concept setups in lab from scratch.
Experience with PoC demos and ability to articulate solution functionality.
Regular participation within the SE community (answer questions, follow up on comments, etc)
Work closely with pre-sales engineers and solution architects.
Work with engineering and support teams on improving product quality, and recreation of customer reported issues
Help with requests/questions from Regional Sales teams.
Ability to learn new technology and concepts quickly.
Ability to work independently and also within a team, as needed.
Non-technical skills :
Business level English language skills; good written and oral communication; good listening and presentation skills
Bachelor’s degree in EE or CS (or equivalent), with 2 or more years of work experience