1024635 Customer Support Engineer

  • Location:
    RTP, North Carolina, US
  • Area of Interest
    Professional Services
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Service Provider
  • Job Id

What You'll Do
Technical Services at Cisco is a team of world-class experts whose #1 focus is to help customers deploy and operate their networks effectively while delivering the best possible customer experience. Our success is validated through outstanding financial results, increasing customer satisfaction metrics, industry recognition, and employee satisfaction scores. Your opportunity to impact the health and performance of networks and systems that surround us all are limitless. Your career growth options will be BOLD, as we realize our vision to become the #1 IT Company in the world. Make an impact with us!

Cisco Cloud & Managed Services (CMS) group seeks a Customer Support Engineer with expertise in Routing & Switching, Service Provider Technologies. As a Customer Support Engineer in our world-class team you will gain hands-on experience and the ability to earn industry-leading certifications. You will be a strategic partner to our customers, saving their business from the impact of network incidents, solving and preventing the recurrence of technical issues. You will solve our customers' toughest problems, ensuring that our customers get expected business outcomes, providing a superior customer experience.

You will also receive extensive training and development both technical and leadership/customer skill areas.

Who You'll Work With
The team is group of highly skilled, dynamic, diverse, and passionate engineers who go above and beyond in assisting not just the customer but also their teammates and peers. “Work hard, play harder” is the motto of the team.
The team is a good mix of engineers with varying years of experience (from 3 years all the way to 12 years) in Cisco technologies and solutions, and each-and-every-one of them bring great value to the table.
Our team has global presence located in 2 US centers, 3 centers in EMEA and 2 India centers.

Who You Are
* Requires BE/BTech degree with 5+ years of related experience in IT industry.
* Customer Support/Managed Services Experience (5+ years).
* Excellent TCP/ IP networking skills
* In depth understanding & hands on Cisco Nexus Switches
* In depth understanding & knowledge of various switching protocols. E.g. STP,PVSTP,MSTP,LLDP etc.
* In depth understanding & working knowledge on various Cisco IOS,IOS-XR & IOX-XE
* Experience with MPLS technology including L2/L3 VPN and traffic engineering
* Troubleshooting various MPLS & its application related issues. e.g. VPLS/MPLS-TE etc.
* Experience with Configuring and troubleshooting Cisco routers and switches
* Experience on Cisco ASR9k,ASR1k & Nexus 5k/7k series platform
* Experience with routing protocols (OSPF, RIP, EIGRP, ISIS and BGP)

* Solid Communication Skills (Written/Verbal/Presentation)
* Solid team player
* Flexibility in working hours as some migrations will require weekend and after hours' work.
* Ability to grasp complex design concepts quickly and be able to provide the right solutions to the clients.
* Ability to troubleshoot implementation problems during migrations.

Desired Skills
* Typically requires BE/BTech degree with 5+ years of related experience.
* Managed services background preferred.
* CCNP or CCIE R&S/SP desired.
* Python knowledge desired.
* Fluency in soundness disciplines (availability, security, etc.) and operational disciplines (systems management, change management, etc.).
* Proven track record in an industry or horizontal solution area.
* Ability to solve problems with innovative ideas. Assume complete ownership with regards to the engagement with client and stakeholders.

Why Cisco
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. We Are Cisco.


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