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Technical Solutions Architect - Media & Entertainment

Cisco Systems Inc.
New York, NY 10007
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Media and Entertainment Technical Solutions Architect

What You'll Do
Cisco seeks a results-oriented and driven Technical Solutions Architect (TSA) to lead and promote Ciscos technical strategy for US Media and Entertainment. This is a highly technical (pre-sales) position that supports the Sales organization. You will be the authority on subjects related to the media industry, and responsible for presenting, demonstrating, and crafting solutions that enable our customers business objectives. In order to do this optimally, you should be familiar/highly accomplished with:

  • Live, remote and non-linear production
  • Digital media workflow
  • Datacenter networking
  • Cloud architectures
  • Multicast
  • SDN
  • Professional Media Network over IP design principals

Who You'll Work With
As a TSA, you will provide mentorship and engineering assistance to the sales teams building media solutions to address the specific needs of a diverse set of media customers. In addition, you will use your customer and industry knowledge to identify areas of opportunity where Cisco can innovate and lead the market.



  • Extensive deep technical pre-sales experience, with networking and broadcast video preferred.
  • BS/BA (EE/CS) or equivalent, CCIE certification or equivalent a plus.
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and demonstration skills.
  • In-depth experience with Networking, Service Provider and Data Center technologies and architectures.
  • In-depth knowledge of Cisco routing and switching products.
  • In-depth QoS and Security knowledge.
  • Solid understanding of SMPTE 2022, 2110.
  • Professional Media over IP Networking architecture (SDI to IP).
  • Deep multicast expertise.
  • Expertise with PTP, IEEE 1588, ST 2059-2, AES 67.
  • Leaf and Spine architecture.
  • Comprehension of Automation with focus on NetConf, YANG Models, APIs, and industry controller technologies.
  • Ability to train and disseminate Broadcast Media, Data Center, and hybrid cloud concepts within a larger sales area.
  • Excellent speaker, with ability to deliver a technical or business focused message to diverse audiences.
  • A desire to work with account teams on strategy, architecture and design of customer networks.
  • Knowledge of compiling commercial offers such as SaaS, pay as you grow and other flexible consumption models
  • Desire and ability to convey ideas with Cisco Engineering Leaders to co-develop products or software features directly for the Media market.
  • Technical knowledge on many or all of the following: video/audio routers; multi-viewers; video/audio signal processing; master control switching and branding; live production studios/trucks; IP networking; graphics; cameras, switchers, media workflow and cloud architectures.

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. 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.

Posted: 2020-06-03 Expires: 2020-09-05
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