Network Architect

Service Delivery Open Location, United States


Description

Network Architect

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Primary owner of Network Design / Architecture & Planning Workstreams
  • Responsible for leading customer workshops - capturing key outputs and inputs
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining high-level and low-level design elements and artifacts throughout engagements
  • Maybe involved as Technical Design Authority for largest projects to ensure integrity between delivery & design.
  • Escalation leadership & support (for critical projects)
  • Oversight of new technologies enablement across delivery teams
  • Responsible for defining and maintaining standards across Network practice and architecture function across RT 

Job Description

  • Ability to present technical concepts to leadership and non-technical stake holders in a user-friendly language.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.
  • Serve as the technical point of contact for internal and external customers
  • Provide design, migration, implementation and deployment services / guidance
  • Contribute to the development of Bills of Materials for product quoting\ordering
  • Develop professional documentation, operating guides, high level and low-level design documents
  • Conduct research on network products, services, protocols and standards to remain abreast of developments in the networking industry
  • Oversee/perform new and existing equipment, hardware and software upgrades
  • Work closely with Project and Services Management staff to exceed customer expectations while ensuring alignment with agreements
  • Responsible for installation, integration, support and configuration of the products and technologies listed below.
  • Responsible for consultation and design of solutions involving the products and technologies in the RTT portfolio
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal, written & oral communication skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Visio is required
  • Design, install and deploy network infrastructure, wireless infrastructure and route/switch.

Qualifications

  • Cisco Routing & Switching (CCIE level or equivalent skill and experience)
  • Cisco Data Center (CCIE level or equivalent skill and experience)
  • Deploying Cisco networks utilizing industry best practices
  • Experience in WAN/LAN and transport technologies (Ethernet, MPLS, VPLS, DMVPN)
  • Deployable skills in infrastructure engineering / 10+ yrs. network engineering experience
  • Deployment hands on experience with the technologies listed above

 

HIGHLY PREFERRED TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Candidates must have experience and capability in two or more of the following technologies:

  • Cisco ACI
  • VMware NSX
  • Cisco SDA (DNA Center)
  • SD-WAN (CloudGenix/Viptela/Velocloud)