Responsibilities

  • Provide technical direction, frameworks and technology roadmaps to meet business strategic needs.
  • Perform solution design, sales support, business development and transition of projects from presales to delivery.
  • Participate or lead in scope of work determination, product pricing and RFP/RFI responses.
  • Assist with the determination of outsourcing, product pricing and collaborate with the Client Partner to develop an implementation solution.
  • Manage client proof of concept (POC) initiatives and setup and delivery of the POC.
  • Train, coach and mentor the sales team, engineers, consultants and specialists.
  • Apply technical project lead knowledge and experience to guide successful implementation of a system solution.
  • Perform a variety of tasks that will directly impact opportunity pursuit and realization.

Requirements

  • Qualification in Information Technology and/or Technology Management
  • CCNP, CCIE or other relevant certifications advantageous
  • At least 5 – 8 years’ professional technical experience related to software development, systems design and deployment, or networking and infrastructure within a large scale (preferably multi- national) technology services environment
  • Experience in designing complex LAN and large WAN, VoIP and/or IP Telephony
  • Expertise in routing/switching technology, including BGP, OSPF, etc.
  • Experience in designing complex data center network with Software Defined Networking (SDN) solutions such as Cisco ACI, VMware NSX or any OpenFlow protocol.
  • Experience in designing complex WAN with Software Defined WAN solutions such as Viptela, SilverPeak and Riverbed.
  • Experience in designing complex campus network with Software Defined Access (SDA) solutions from Cisco or any other SDA vendors.
  • Experience in network automation via scripting (e.g. Python, Ruby) or tools (e.g. Ansible, Algosec, Chef) is preferred
  • Knowledge in network security (firewall, IDS/IPS, VPN, SSL), Content Networking (cache, load balancer, F5, etc.)
  • Network management experience, including fault and performance management systems
  • Experience in project management methodologies