1222942 Services Consulting Engineer

  • Location:
    Saint Petersburg, Florida, US
  • Area of Interest
    Information Technology
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Networking, Security
  • Job Id


Cisco is always looking to identify talented people, especially Security Consulting Engineers. If you are reading this posting, we may not have an open job for a Solutions Integration Architect right now, however it is highly likely we will in the future. If you are interested in working for Cisco in this capacity then please submit your details and CV or resume against this requisition so that when a suitable vacancy arises Cisco representative can contact you directly.

What You'll Do

The successful candidate will provide support to our DoD customer in testing and verification of solutions, along with hands on support to customers as technology is being deployed.

  • Facilitate assessments of the customer’s network utilizing our toolset.
  • Provide best practices consulting to remediate findings.
  • Support testing and validation of solutions and software strategies, configure devices, and troubleshoot errors.
  • Work with account team and their strategy for account growth – both product and services provide insight to the customer’s buying strategy and initiatives.
  • Show the value of our services at all times – be proactive and get involved in all aspects of our services delivery and provide visibility to various customer forums.
  • Demonstrated consulting skills and customer facing experience which should include working with the Senior Leadership Team where required and other customer teams.
  • Prior demonstrated experience working with minimal direct supervision. The candidate should be able to effectively work on their own and engage other team members when required to meet the customer’s needs and providing deliverables as required on time.
  • Must have at least 2-years certification as a CCIE
  • Current Secret clearance is a must have
  • Typically requires BS/CS/Business or equivalent plus 6-8 years’ experience in a network engineering, telecommunications support environment or internetworking
  • Must be willing to travel up to 25%" to "AOR travel possible 2 times/year

Who You'll Work With

You will work alongside and amongst a mature, knowledgeable, creative team.  They have supported the DoD and specifically the Air Force team for many years understanding the customer and their technology.  This team prides itself on supporting each other and sharing their knowledge helping each other grow in their development.

Who You Are

Data Center:

  • Must have in-depth knowledge of Data Center Networking and various Cisco components (ACI, APIC, NEXUS, UCS, etc.) that can deliver these capabilities.
  • Must have knowledge of Cisco’s data center technologies and how to successfully configure these devices to implement various forms and versions of the cloud, including Nexus, NAS, and Virtualization
  • vPC, fabricpath, STP
  • Data Center Layer 2 overlays for example VXLAN, OTV, EVPN
  • Network management protocols for example PTP, NTP, DNS, DHCP
  • Traffic management for example queuing, policing, shaping
  • Layer 2 security features for example port security, MACsec, ACL, private vlans
  • Routing Protocols and features for example OSPF, ISIS, MBGP, IBGP, PBR, BFD
  • Layer 3 Overlay Protocols for example OTV, LISP
  • Multicast protocols for example PIM, IGMP, RP, BSR
  • Layer 3 security features for example CoPP, ACL's, DAI, ip source guard
  • Monitoring services for example Netflow
  • Policy driven External Fabric Connectivity for example L2/L3 connectivity

Why Cisco

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Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

• We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
• We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
• We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.
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We connect everything - people, process, data and things. We innovate everywhere to create fresh ideas and possibilities. We make a meaningful difference that will benefit everyone - our people, our customers and the world around us.

Our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. But our edge doesn't come from technology. It comes from our people. We're looking for the kind of people who take smart risks, thrive in diverse environments, inspire their colleagues, and are committed to having an impact on the world. Whether you create technology solutions that redefine business or build connections that strengthen the community, you can make it happen at Cisco!

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