Orchestration Solutions Architect

  • Location:
    Tokyo, Kanto, Japan
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    Professional
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center, Networking, Service Provider
  • Job Id
    1205560
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Orchestration Solutions Architect

What You’ll Do


You will be supporting the positioning, sale and delivery of complex Orchestration solutions that drive real world customer outcomes in support of physical and virtual network automation requirements.  You will be responsible for ensuring successful delivery and adoption of Cisco’s Orchestration software and solutions at Cisco’s largest Service Provider customers.  Key responsibilities of the role include, 

 

  • Work with customers to determine key business and technical requirements to develop use-cases in the SDN Domain 
  • Define and develop specific solution architectures to solve customer problems
  • Provide technical leadership to delivery teams in the Orchestration domain
  • Drive successful delivery of customer projects to achieve business outcomes
  • Mentor team members
  • Leverage and develop solution deployment models to ensure successful and profitable solution delivery

 

Who You’ll Work With

Advanced Services in APJC plays a vital role in Cisco’s ability to deliver technology solutions that solve our customers most complex challenges. The APJC region is one of Cisco's most diverse businesses. Therefore, our approach to our market cannot be "one size fits all." We balance the use of common procedures for efficiency while enabling our regions to deploy the right delivery models to maximise customer satisfaction, meet our financial goals, and ensure our teams are able to leverage their expertise for the good of the customer, Cisco, and their own career advancement. We do this while simultaneously aiding our customers to capitalise on the digital economy, to a digitised world, the APJC region is committed to excellence in customer delivery.

 

Who You Are

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in Computer Science or related degree/qualification
  • Deep industry experience in defining, developing and deploying Orchestration solutions into Service Providers
  • Strong understanding of Network Function Virtualisation (NFV) and Software Defined Networking (SDN)
  • Understanding of OpenStack and Virtualisation technologies 
  • Recent programming experience, preferably in Java or Python
  • Comprehensive understanding of fulfilment and assurance solutions and Service Provider processes
  • Experience in software delivery in large Service Provider and/or Enterprise customers
  • Understanding of network technologies and awareness of new industry directions such as micro-services, containers, SD-WAN, proactive and reactive assurance
  • Preferable: Industry qualifications including Oracle certifications
  • 15+ years' experience

 

Desired Skills

  • Network Orchestration and SDN, Tail-F, NETCONF/YANG, OpenStack, ideally exposure to ACI
  • Technical expertise in configuration management, distributed transactional systems and workflow tools
  • Programming/Scripting: Java, Python, Perl, Bash/shell, JavaScript REST (JSON/XML), XSLT
  • Understanding of key network technologies including Routing & Switching, MPLS, VPLS, Metro Ethernet and Data Centre networks
  • Awareness of common network architectures and design constraints
  • Architecture experience in fulfilment, inventory, performance, billing or assurance domains 
  • Experience in Unix/Linux to system administrator level
  • Understanding of Software deliveries in large Service Providers & Enterprises with exposure to various delivery methodologies including Agile/DevOps, CI/CD.
  • Pre-sales experience, including project definition, scoping, estimating and drafting of SOWs
  • Strong English skills (Spoken and Written)

 

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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