24 days old

Consulting Engineer - Routing & Switching, Infrastructure & Protocols - German speaking

Cisco Systems Inc.
Eschborn, Hessen 65760
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  • What You'll Do

    The Consulting Engineer (CE) is responsible for the support and delivery of services for Ciscos Customer Experience (CX) Customers. In that position you will perform and drive architectural, design and integration engineering for complex network infrastructure solutions. CX CEs assist customers with tool selection and advice about strategic direction including tools and network management systems. CEs identify and document network/security design and architecture best practices.

    CX CEs align and drive work and initiatives with the focus on customer's business strategy, objectives and outcomes. They are expected to present overall status of projects and deliverables to their customers as part of Project meetings or Quarterly Business Review meetings. CEs will demonstrate and generate applicable technical, standard methodologies, and white papers.

    CEs have the responsibility for driving regional CX projects and customer requested project initiatives. They will actively lead complex datacenter, network, security, and collaboration design, performance engineering or problem resolution projects. CEs solve complex, multi-functional technical issues that cross boundaries over many disparate products and technologies.

    Other Objectives:

    • You will provide planning, designing and implementation services to Ciscos customers
    • You will participate in or leads complex network migrations projects from Cisco to Cisco or any competitive platforms to Cisco
    • You will deliver migration plans, with a thorough understanding of network, customers change management processes, migration processes and related dependencies
    • You will work closely with the project manager on the engagement to ensure compliance to set processes, weekly progress and status checks, ongoing communications and meetings and drive technical leadership and solutions & deliverables discussions with the customers.
    • As a primary technical contact, you will provide consultative, proactive and/or reactive support for Cisco Business Critical Services
    • You will work independently, with minimal guidance and direction from manager and you will determine best approach to accomplish work
    • You will mentor, coach and guide other consultants and engineers on the project to enable them for delivery
    • You will assure that the most complex customers problems across a broad range of technologies as necessary for any client are properly and quickly resolved
    • You will ensure preventative measures are recommended and identified

    Who You'll Work With

    The Germany  Delivery Team helps customers optimize their network investment and speed adoption and migration of advanced technologies. We are part of a worldwide organization within Cisco CX that provides Cisco's customers and partners with a suite of professional engineering support offerings to achieve a high-performance network for the next generation of network applications. This position will focus on the European market, covering mainly Enterprise, Commercial and Public Sector customers in Germany.


    Who You Are

    • You have BS or equivalent plus 5-7 years of relevant experience 
    • You have demonstrated consulting skills and customer facing experience which should include working with the Senior Leadership Team where required and other customer teams
    • You possess in-depth Routing & Switching and Datacenter Networking knowledge and have experience with Cisco components that can deliver these capabilities
    • You have knowledge of Ciscos technologies and how to successfully configure solutions to implement various forms and versions of the cloud, including Nexus, NAS, and Virtualization
    • You have the skills and know the technologies relevant for this role, including programming skills, ASR9k core systems, Segment Routing, IPv4, IPv6, MACSec, Linux tools, Ansible, SPADE, containers, orchestration, test automation/RASTA, etc.
    • You can define automated process to perform repetitive tasks, for example upgrades, etc.
    • You have strong background in data networks and a good understanding of key technologies and protocols inside the LAN, WAN, Data Center and related security technologies
    • You can define service models, guide development, define test cases and plans
    • You have experience in complex network solutions and know about requirements in that such environments
    • You know network management, network availability, and capacity management
    • You are an expert on Cisco software features and functionality
    • You are CCIE (either Routing and Switching or Service Provider or Datacenter) or have comparable skills
    • You know about automation technologies and preferably know scripting (Python, Perl or similar)
    • You are willing to travel around 25-35%
    • You are fluent in German (spoken/written) and have good English language skills level C1 or above

     Why Cisco

    #WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference. Heres how we do it.

    We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (30 years strong!) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security company. A blockchain company. An AI/Machine Learning company. We even invented an intuitive network that adapts, predicts, learns and protects. No other company can do what we do you cant put us in a box!

    But Digital Transformation is an empty buzz phrase without a culture that allows for innovation, creativity, and yes, even failure (if you learn from it.)

    Day to day, we focus on the give and take. We give our best, we give our egos a break and we give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, we take bold steps, and we take difference to heart. Because without diversity of thought and a commitment to equality for all, there is no moving forward.

    So, you have colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Passion for technology and world changing? Be you, with us!

 #LI-MW1
Posted: 2020-03-06 Expires: 2020-04-06

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