Nashua New Hampshire
Description: Randstad Technologiesneed a Network Deployment and Field Engineer immediately starts from Thu, 07 Feb 2013 21:49:09 GMT, this position will be placed in New Hampshire.
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Network Deployment Specialist/Field Engineer
3 months to start, likely extension, or will be taken full time for this Consulting Company.
Candidates should have Force10 or have their CCIE, Lead experience is ideal. Must be able to work independently.
Must travel 50% of the time, will be reimbursed for air, rental car, hotel, meals. Sites will vary, some examples are LA, Minnesota, CT, FL, etc. Other 50% time is remote work.
Provide remote design / configuration and on-site deployment support to CUSTOMER-badged field resources or delivery partners for all customers on current and future CUSTOMER Network products.
? Understand, design, propose and communicate requirements to all solution stakeholders (internal and external).
? Analysis and gathering of technical details regarding customer environments and system requirements.
? Development of the Network Deployment Workbook (NDW) for each assigned customer engagement.
? Deliver on-site or remote services including creation of high level and detailed design documentation, customization, product integration and acceptance.
? Travel frequently to customer sites to audit/monitor delivery quality, perform site surveys and/or deliver deployment services.
? Deliver on-site consulting services such as performance monitoring, network audits, testing/troubleshooting and make recommendations for the optimization of a customer’s network.
? Ensures that CUSTOMER-badged or partner delivery resources receive and understand the NDW before any resource is dispatched to a customer site.
? Acts as the first line of technical escalation for assigned customer engagements for field delivery resources.
? Act as a Networking SME for all EDT Server and Storage Solutions (eg. interface configurations, FCoE).
Ability to use diagnostic aids, tools and appropriate lab equipment, as necessary.
Coaches and mentors internal employees on advancements in software and hardware technologies, up to and including technical consulting and training.
? Work closely with Force10 TAC organization and work customer hot escalations.
Acquire expert level knowledge on all CUSTOMER Networking products.
Maintain a good working knowledge of all EDT Deployment Services where network configurations are present.
Special project assignments from manager.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field, Masters in Computer Science, MCSE, or equivalent work experience in a software/support and services environment.
Minimum of 5 years experience in a technical support and services environment.
At least industry recognized accredited certification, such as Cisco (CCNP, CCIE), Juniper (JNCIP), Brocade (BCNP), Aruba (ACMX) or any like networking vendor. Applications with the ability to obtain an industry level certification within 6 months of hiring will be considered on an one-off basis for the right candidate. Applicants are required to maintain/enhance their industry skill level throughout their employment.
Excellent written, verbal, presentation, and listening skills. Foreign language fluency is a plus.
Technical skills & Knowledge:
Extensive experience supporting the following technologies; Routing protocols, BGP, OSPF, RIPv1/v2, ISIS, EIGRP, FRAME-RELAY, ISDN, MPLS, IP multicast, QOS, policy routing, packet filtering, wireless, networking OS architecture and performance issues. Experience in Spanning Tree protocol and its variants (xSTP), VLAN Membership Policy Server (VMPS) VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP), NPLS, ISL, 802.1Q, 802.1p, FCoE.
Other Abilities required:
Must have very strong interpersonal skills. Must demonstrate exceptional customer service/support skills and represent CUSTOMER in a professional manner at all times. Ability to multi-task on multiple customer engagements in order to keep solution deliverables on target. Must be able to work with customers and partners from different geographies and be culturally sensitive. Must be highly motivated, a self-starter, and have proven ability to function effectively without direct supervision.
Dependable attendance is a requirement for this position. Able to be flexible for last minute and planned travel requirements, including after hours and weekends deployments, as required. Must have a valid passport or the ability to get one within 60 days.
up to 50%
Thu, 07 Feb 2013 21:49:09 GMT