Network Delivery Engineer

Service Delivery Open Location, United States


Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide exceptional education, assessment, design, integration, documentation, and support services to our customers as a full time employee
  • Create statements of work (SOW) based off proposed solutions. 
  • Work collaboratively with project managers, account managers, and customers in successfully planning, coordinating, delivering and closing IT projects.
  • Maintain up-to-date industry certifications specific to areas of practice and as required to maintain Vendor/VAR status.
  • Research and design innovative networking solutions based on customer requirements.
  • Design, implementation, and support of network architectures.
  • Install and configure network solutions using routers, switches, and security devices from various vendors.
  • Install and configure software systems that support the network infrastructure such as network monitoring systems, log monitors, DNS servers, and firewalls.
  • Troubleshoot network errors and performance problems.
  • Documenting procedures and changes related to design, installation, and support.
  • Experience in hardware provisioning, installation, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to handle complex problems effectively. Identify key issues and generates multiple solutions.
  • Understand client needs, identify root causes of problems, and develop and implement creative and pragmatic solutions.
  • Create as-built documentation and provide knowledge transfer to customers upon completion of the installation and configuration.

 

 

Desired Skills and Experience

 

Minimum Certification and Experience Required:

 

  • One of Cisco's Professional Level Certifications: CCDP, CCNP, CCNP-Data Center
  • Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) B-Series and C-Series, UCS Fabric, Cisco UCS Manager, Invicta, UCS Director
  • Nexus R/S (9k/7k/5k/2k)
  • Catalyst Switching Experience (6k/4k/3k/2k)
  • Firewalls (Palo Alto, Cisco (Including Next Generation)
  • ACI

 

Additional Experience and Certifications a Plus:

 

  • CCIE (R&S, Voice, Data Center, Wireless, or Security)
  • Security: Cisco ISE, 802.11x, RADIUS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP/EAP-FAST
  • Netformx
  • 1000v
  • Cisco Commerce Workspace
  • VMware
  • 802.11n or 802.11ac Wireless
  • SDN (Software Defined Networking) with OpenFlow, OpenStack, Cisco OnePK, Arista, or NSX
  • Data Center Power/Cooling Efficiency
  • MDS, DCNM, and Basic Storage elements such as SAN, VSAN, and  zoning
  • Application Centric Infrastructure, Arista Open Workload
  • Python or Powershell scripting for Arista/Cisco 9K, VMware, SDN
  • Open Daylight experience a plus!
  • Cisco Communications Manager Experience, UC on UCS
  • Enterprise QoS policies
  • Puppet, Chef, other automation/provisioning tools
  • Citrix Netscaler, F5 Big IP, or Nexus HW accelerated or application load balancing (Global/Local)
  • Riverbed WAN Acceleration Technology
  • Cisco / Meraki Wireless

 

 

Skills and Experience

 

  • Post Sales Delivery – Professional Customer Acumen
  • Some Pre-Sales experience is required for discovery and account team/customer planning
  • 5 - 10 years related experience is required
  • Solid understanding of MS – Excel, Visio, Word, and PowerPoint for creating Customer deliverables.
  • Knowledge of software and/or hardware, testing and implementation
  • Excellent communication skills and the proven ability to interact with senior-level technical and business decision-makers as a strategic advisor
  • Ability to work as a solid member and leader of a team
  • Must be a self-starter and have ability to manage expectations with a sales team and with customers
  • Strong leadership, communication, and time management skills
  • A positive attitude and desire to build a business within a business
  • Ability to travel up to 40%
  • BS/BA (EE/CS) or equivalent experience