LisboaThe Team : Come join our team in the CX Centers as a Consulting Engineer. We need a creative problem solver, comfortable with challenging the status quo and rapidly responding to escalated issues.
With a seasoned mix of broad and deep networking knowledge and specific area expertise, as well as excellent Customer Relationship Management skills, you're well positioned to become a trusted advisor capable of building solid, long-
term relationships with customers. If you have competitive knowledge, then it is a definite plus.What will you do : Provide Planning, Designing, Implementation, Operation and Optimization services to Cisco Advanced Services Customers around Cisco’s Data Center products and solutions.
Participates in or leads complex Data Center and Cloud infrastructure (network, storage and compute) design / implementation and migration, performance engineering or problem resolution projects.
Solves complex, cross-functional issues that cross many technologies in network, server, storage, O / S, virtualization, consolidation, middleware, security, applications, operations, content switching, caching and / or content delivery networks, and security.
Applies good analytic process to help bring any issue to resolution;Provides technical support for customers during software and hardware upgrades and Proof of Concepts.
Delivers migration plans, with a thorough understanding on networked applications and related dependencies. Ensure compliance to delivery methodology operational structure, roles & responsibilities.
Support the PM in resolution of project issues. Track deliverables against the engagement schedule and support the PM track financial, resource and material requirements for the engagements.
Guide other consultants and engineers, resolving challenges and ensuring customer success. A high degree of raw analytic horse-
power, logical reasoning ability, and curiosity. Be creative with a practical approach and have an intuitive feel for financial consequences of recommendations.
This individual will be passionate about their area of expertise and be interested in a specialist track as a long-term career objective.
The winning candidate will have a clear record of achievement, a willingness to work hard and perseverance to make things happen.
Who you will work with : The Advance Delivery Center provides flexible and innovative ways to help meet customer needs while improving profitability for Advanced Services (AS) delivery teams.
ADC’s highly technical, global resources support customer engagements in all theaters acting as a seamless delivery partner to AS practice and theatre teams.
These capabilities expand Cisco's technical reach across all Cisco architectures - Borderless Networks, Collaboration, Data Center / Virtualization, Mobility, Video, NGN and OSS.
Through our network of Advance Delivery Centers (ADCs) we enable delivery of innovative services and solutions. Our collaborative delivery model drives scalability, productivity and innovation across the AS organization.
ADCs are located in strategic regions around the globe - Bangalore, Dalian, Mexico City, Krakow and Raleigh - enabling a more consistent and relevant customer experience across barriers of time zone, language and local regulations.
Operation and configuration of Cisco’s Unified Computing System (UCS);Knowledge of server virtualization solutions (e.g. VMware vSphere, Microsoft SCVMM, OpenStack, etc.
Knowledge of operating systems (e.g. Windows, Linux, Unix, etc.);Knowledge of Storage protocols (SCSI, iSCSI, Fibre Channel, FCoE, NSF, etc.
Knowledge of vertical markets and understanding customer challenges;Able to demonstrate experience working with large complex projects and strategic account teams.
Desired Skills : Understanding of networking protocols and technologies (STP, VLANs, EhterChannel, vPC, QoS, etc);Operation and configuration of Cisco’s SAN switches (e.
g. Nexus, MDS switches);Operation and configuration of data storage equipment (e.g. NetApp, EMC, etc.);Knowledge of business applications (e.
Languages : English and French are required.