Junior Technical Marketing Engineer

  • Location:
    Vimercate, Lombardia, Italy
  • Area of Interest
    Marketing and Communications
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

Cisco is a worldwide leader in networking and is shaping the Internet with its technology.

We are constantly developing new, innovative products and technologies, and transforming the way people work, live, learn, and play. 

Our Engineering Technical Marketing Team is looking for a Junior Technical Marketing Engineer at Cisco Photonics office based in Vimercate.


Job Summary:

You will work in a close-knit team together alongside professionals from Product Management, Sales and Engineering teams and delivering Demonstration, Proof-of-Concept, and Technical Support for Cisco Optical Products and Solutions. 


This is an exciting opportunity for you to work and directly promote strategic initiatives, gaining exposure to technical marketing organization and getting hands-on experience with customers throughout the world.  

Main tasks will include: 
  • Full responsibility and management of a Proof of Concept Lab.
  • Testing various software and hardware products.
  • Handling Product Demonstrations.
  • Pre-sale and post-sale activities for potential or existing customers.  
Technologies covered by the team include DWDM, TDM, OTN, IP, IP+Optical, GMPLS, SAN and Carrier Ethernet, Cisco UCS, SW scripting  

Required Skills:

  • The qualified candidate should have a Bachelor or Master Degree in Engineering, preferably in one of the following specializations: telecommunications, information technology, electronics, and physics.
  • Fluent in Italian and English languages.
  • Be a self-starter and possess strong sense of self-motivation and teamwork attitude.
  • Available for business travel.


Desired Skills:

Direct experience in one or more areas below is desirable: 

  • Assertive, positive “can-do” attitude – loves solving problems.
  • Networking and optical hardware configuration and operation familiarity.
  • Ability to learn and use software including Windows, Linux, Python or other scripting languages.
  • Lab management and administration.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a team and multi-cultural environment.

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!