Dell Senior Network Consultant in Georgia

As a Subject Matter Expert (SME) you will be working to assist Dell EMC and our customers with activities associated with Cisco-centric data center activities. Duties may be, but not limited to:

  • Data Center design and operational thought leadership as related to Cisco HW/SW platforms.

  • Participation in daily/weekly customer program strategy planning sessions.

  • Participate and lead discovery efforts to document the customers data center “As-Is” state.

  • Develop high-level design documents outlining strategic and tactical plans to reach a “To-Be” state.

  • Develop, execute, and document Proof-of-Concept test cases as required by program guidelines.

  • Develop low-level design and build documents to include configuration templates and instruction guides for junior technical resources.

  • Participate in scheduled execution activities of approved deployment plans.

Knowledge of:

  • Strong understanding of Cisco-centric data center architectures and operations

  • Routing protocols such as EIGRP, OSPF and BGP

  • Firewall design, configuration, and troubleshooting

  • Load balancer design, configuration, and troubleshooting

  • Common telecommunications transport technologies such as MPLS and Metro-Ethernet

  • Cisco-centric best practices and methods for security and performance monitoring

  • Cisco-centric Campus network designs and best practices

Ability to:

  • Quickly distill complex technical data center environments

  • Translate technical requirements into actionable execution plans

  • Write clear executable instructions for junior technical engineers

  • Prioritize time to ensure work products are delivered within prescribed program time frames.

  • To work in and adapt to a dynamic and fluid environment where strategy shifts may be required to achieve successful outcomes of program objectives.

  • Work as a member of a team that includes other architects and engineers with differing views of program objectives and expected outcomes.

Experience and Education

  • 10+ years’ experience working in complex Cisco-centric data center environments

  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

  • Cisco CCIE R/S and/or Data Center certification

  • Will consider CCNP certification for right candidate.

  • All certifications must be current