Senior Technical Evangelist

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Sales - Product
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center
  • Job Id
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Cisco Meraki is seeking a passionate and seasoned network engineer as our Senior Technical Evangelist to help build and develop our technical training programs worldwide.

In this position, you will be responsible for providing technical expertise in the development and strategy of our technical enablement training with a focus on the high-touch training program Meraki Masters. You will serve as a subject matter expert for pre/post-sales engineers and the Meraki Technical Evangelist team. You will assess training needs, design technical materials, facilitate training sessions, and help shape the direction of Meraki’s training programs.

Technical evangelism is more than just training on technical content. A Technical Evangelist at Meraki should inspire people to think differently about how they approach, sell, and manage enterprise technology. You will be in a highly visible role on a rapidly growing team at the forefront of cloud networking. An ideal candidate will have deep technical knowledge and experience, excellent communication skills, creativity, and a passion for teaching others about technology.


Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Assess, analyze, and document end- user training needs
  • Facilitate training courses for our CMNA, CMNO, and Meraki Masters training programs, among others
  • Create, review, and evolve training materials and documentation
  • Configure and maintain internal lab infrastructures used for training programs
  • Serve as a senior technical resource for the Technical Evangelist team


  • Comprehensive technical expertise in the following areas:
  • Designing and troubleshooting networking solutions including routing, switching, security, SD-WAN, communications, and wireless
  • Microsoft server and Active Directory management
  • vMWare implementations including but not limited to clustered vSphere ESXi hypervisor servers and vCenter Server environments
  • Experience with Cisco overlay and security products with a specific focus on Cisco’s Identity Services Engine
  • Demonstrated advanced project management and technical content creation skills
  • Ability to translate complex topics into simple and clear explanations
  • Experience working on cross-functional teams and facilitating successful project outcomes
  • Assured and articulate public speaking skills in front of large and diverse technical audiences

Other Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from a top tier school
  • 5+ years of experience in a technical role (sales engineer, network/systems engineer, technical marketing, technical training, etc.)
  • Knowledge and/or hands-on experience with Meraki hardware and services highly desired
  • Excitement about traveling 20%+ to facilitate training sessions
  • Strong English is required

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