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CCIE Engineer

CCIE Engineer

Job Description

Job is located in Pleasanton, CA.

Lead Technical Engineer - Networking/Datacenter

Pleasanton, CA

The primary objective of this position is to provide post-sales engineering services to customers on the West Coast…

Candidates for this position should have experience deploying Cisco Routing & Switching, Datacenter and Wireless products. Experience with non-Cisco products such as Juniper, F5, Riverbed, Arista, and Aruba is also highly desired.  Preference will also be given to candidates with Cisco Unified Communications and Security experience. Leadership/supervisory/management experience required.

Our business is all about servicing our client's IT needs. To this end, we employ a dedicated technical team that is at the top of their game in providing engineering services for our clients. As a Network Engineer you will have achieved more than one technology focused certification and will need to demonstrate your technical and customer-facing skills by consistently delivering exceptional performance.

  • Deliver on post-sales professional services projects for our clients (design, configuration, and implementation.)
  • Be highly competent with Cisco Routing & Switching and Datacenter products.
  • Put a high emphasis on customer satisfaction and quality
  • Help to grow, and lead, a team of 2-6 junior and mid-level engineers.  Perform technical interviews for candidates, develop training plans, serve as technical escalation point, perform employee reviews.

Job Requirements

Key requirements:

  • Experience as an engineer focusing on Cisco Routing & Switching, Datacenter, and Wireless products. We are seeking engineers with experience installing and configuring these products. Juniper, F5, Riverbed, Arista, Aruba, and other vendors a plus.

• Minimum 10 years of technical experience

• Cisco Routing and Switching

1. Routing Protocols: EIGRP required; OSPF and BGP highly desired.

2. Campus LAN Switching: Vlans, Spanning Tree, Ethernet, etc.

3. General Networking skills: TCP/IP protocol, IP Addressing, and Subnetting, etc.

4. WAN and Quality of Service experience also desired

5. Understand, and ideally, have experience with L2VPN, L3VPN, VPLS, MPLS and Metro Ethernet

• Datacenter

  1. Nexus
  2. UCS
  3. Storage
  4. Load Balancing
  5. Security

  • Cisco Wireless Skills strongly desired preference given to candidates with Cisco Wireless certifications.
  1. Hands on experience with Site Surveys and proper deployment placement of access points
  2. Configuration and deployment of Wireless LAN Controllers and LWAP access points
  3. Integration with Cisco security or Microsoft security products
  4. Troubleshooting both client and controller issues.
  • Demonstrated supervisory/team leadership experience. Specifically, building and developing a new technical team.
  • Strong communication, consulting, and client-facing skills
  • An eagerness to learn and be proactive at maintaining and developing technical skills
  • Ability to travel in the continental United States (50% travel estimated.)

Here's what we are looking for in candidates for this job:

Bachelor degree in computer science, math, or engineering or equivalent desired. A minimum of 10 years of industry-related experience. Able to provide documented prior success in the role of network engineer and team lead or manager via reference from former customers or employers.

  • CCNP required
  • CCIE desired
  • Additional vendor certifications strongly desired such as Juniper, F5, Security certifications.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Information Technology
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Computer Hardware
Required Travel Not Specified
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CCIE Engineer

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