Cisco Systems, Inc.
Herndon, Virginia, US
Any major city in the US
Area of Interest
***Candidates must be a US Citizen and hold a current Secret U.S. Government Security Clearance at a minimum to be considered for this position.
***This position is a short-term international assignment in Ramstein, Germany, no alternate work location is possible.***
What You'll Do
The Network Consulting Engineer position is responsible for the support and delivery of Advanced Services Network Optimization, Security, and/or Unified Collaboration services to Cisco's Tier 1 Customers in the US Public Sector market. Performs and drives architectural, design and integration engineering for complex network infrastructure solutions. Advanced Service NCEs assist customers with tool selection and strategic direction of tools and network management systems. NCEs identify and document network/security design and architecture best practices.
Advanced Services NCEs align and drive focused work with customer's business strategy and
objectives. On a quarterly basis, NCEs are expected to present overall status of projects and
delivery as part of the Quarterly Business Review. NCEs will provide backup support on other
Advanced Services accounts. Engineers will demonstrate and generate applicable technical, standard methodologies, and white papers.
In addition to an NCEs day-to-day customer activities, training and mentoring other NCEs will be required. NCEs lead the responsibility for driving regional Advanced Services projects and customer based project initiatives. NCEs will actively lead complex network, security, and collaboration design, performance engineering or problem resolution projects. NCEs solve complex, multi-functional technical issues that cross boundaries over many disparate products technologies.
Who You'll Work with
The Public Sector Advanced Services involves helping to craft the customer's vision
for their network and maintain a secure, state of the art environment that is second to none in
terms of network up time and reliability. The qualified engineer in this account will be able to
have an impact on this Federal Government customer and help them transform to meet their mission
National Security Organization is a team of leaders where we provide the leading solutions and
architectures to customers - along with cutting edge consulting to insure customer success. Our
members work cross-functionally and together to deliver business outcomes to our customers, along with the resources to insure personal and professional growth.
Who You Are
Our minimum qualifications are the following:
5-7 years relevant experience in security engineering
ISE, FirePower, AMP, SourceFire, StealthWatch, ASAs
Cisco Certified Internet Expert (CCIE) or equivalent skills. (Security)
Ability to analyze networking services requirements
In-depth knowledge of designing complex security solutions
Expertise with Cisco software features and functionality
Experienced with implementing security solutions
Comprehensive understanding of all IP protocols
Ability to conduct training and one to one mentoring concerning security technology
Typically requires BS, CS, University degree or equivalent plus 8 years' experience in network engineering or telecommunications support environment. Advanced degree strongly preferred.
Expertise in Security
Security CCIE preferred
Must be able to travel 25%
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Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet protocol (IP) and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. It provides switching products, including fixed-configuration and modular switches, and storage products that provide connectivity to end users, workstations, IP phones, access points, and servers, as well as function as aggregators on local-area networks and wide-area networks; and routers that interconnects public and private wireline and mobile networks for mobile, data, voice, and video applications. The company also offers set-top boxes, cable modem termination systems, hybrid fiber coaxial access network products, quadrature amplitude modulation products, and cable modems; and video software and solutions. In addition, it provides collaboration products comprising IP phones, call center and messaging products, unified communications infrastructure products, and Web-based collaborative offerings, as well as telepresence systems; and security products such as firewall, intrusion prevention, remote access, virtual private networks, unified clients, network admission control, Web gateways, and email gateways, which deliver identity, network, and content security solutions for mobile, collaborative, and cloud-enabled businesses. Further, the company offers wireless products consisting of wireless access points and network managed services, as well as standalone, switch-converged, and cloud managed solutions; and data center products, which include blade and rack servers, fabric interconnects, software, and server access virtualization solutions; and other products, such as emerging technologies and other networking products. Additionally, it provides technical support services and advanced services. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.