Cisco 1227425 Data Center Consulting Engineer in Honolulu, Hawaii

1227425 Data Center Consulting Engineer

  • Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, US

  • Area of Interest Information Technology

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center

  • Job Id 1227425

* Must be a US Citizen and eligible for a U.S. Government Security Clearance*

What You'll Do

Take your career to the next level by joining a Cisco Team that is supporting major business and technology transformations for our Federal Department of Defense (DoD) customers!

This position requires a motivated, experienced Services Consulting Engineer (SCE) to support Data Center Consulting and Core Route/Switching in a large strategic enterprise organization, aligned to aggressive transformational agendas. We are "Cisco's Face to the Customer," working in a fast-paced, high-impact environment as a critical, visible contributor to the Cisco/Client team. A seasoned mix of broad networking knowledge and specific area expertise, as well as excellent communication and consulting skills, has well-positioned this Cisco team as trusted advisors with the Department of Defense in the Pacific Region.

As a Services Consulting Engineer who specializes in Data Center and Core Cisco solutions, you will support the Department of Defense and other enterprise customers in Hawaii through the development of complex designs, implementation support of Cisco leading edge technologies, and delivery of optimization services to one of Cisco's largest customers in the United States.

Who You'll Work With

OurDepartment of Defense Pacific team is comprised of 6+ engineers, that design, architect and support work on critical DoD owned networks with leading edge Cisco solutions. This team is leading the way in providing proactive foundational engineering and operations support to a Department of Defense customer that expects their networks and data centers to perform at the highest possible levels. We work with our customer in getting their infrastructure ready for future architectures and solutions, and assisting them in navigating through proof of concept and introduction of the same. Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills are traits of successful consultants in this organization. We are strongly focused on continuous development and training on new products/technologies that keep us in a leading position as industry network consulting leaders.

As a part of this team, you will work directly with our customers and gain hands on experience and exposure into their networks. You will collaborate on a variety of projects that have a real impact on the lives of Veterans and military service members. We will value your ideas and perspective on how to get things done. You will work on network infrastructures and help to deliver business solutions and technology solutions from data, security, mobility, and cloud.

Who You Are

The candidate has 8+ years of experience as a network engineer supporting Data Center technologies/products in large scale enterprise environments, with a deep understanding of the end-to-end data center infrastructure, including ACI, virtualization and network storage. Large scale enterprise design and deployment experience is desired as is a CCIE. The candidate must be willing to travel up to 75% of the time to Cisco and/or Customer locations across and outside CONUS. Candidates who live currently near Honolulu, HI or are able to move to Hawaii are desired. Military Veterans who meet these requirements are encouraged to apply.

Must Have Skills:

  • Ability to lead, articulate a vision, influence and guide teams in dynamic strategic environments through design, deployment, analysis and troubleshooting of complex networks.

  • Capability to evaluate risks, anticipate issues and proactively collaborate and lead resolution

  • Significant experience with end to end architecture/design work as well as strong analytical and problem solving skills and ability to troubleshoot complex technical problems

  • Strong communication, consulting and customer relationship building skills with ability to work autonomously and thrive in a transformational environment

  • Ability to travel to customer sites outside the Continental United States up to 75%

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