HTTS Customer Support Engineer - Data Center Team

  • Location:
    Krakow, Poland
  • Area of Interest
    Customer Experience
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    *None, Cloud and Data Center, Networking
  • Job Id

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Cisco High Touch Technical Support Team is a group of highly skilled technical engineers that provide technical support for Cisco Premium customers at a network level.


We are currently looking for a Customer Support Engineer to join some of the industry's brightest minds in today's most advanced Internet technologies in the Data Center Switching environment. The role spans across different fields of Data Center and cover supporting latest technologies for the biggest Customers in Europe. This includes:

  • Nexus platforms such as N3000, N5X00, N6000, N7000, N9000, FEX.
  • STP, HSRP, vPC, FabricPath, OTV, VXLAN.
  • Nexus Data Broker.

High Touch Technical Support engineer role also goes much beyond only troubleshooting – the CSE is expected to work proactively to prevent similar issues from occurring across other customer networks, mitigating problems before they occur.


  • Provide second or third line network level support for Data Center Switching products to Cisco customers, partners, account teams and other internal technical support teams.
  • Act as a focal point for high impact, large account problem resolution.
  • Work on challenging network problems that require excellent technical, analytical, troubleshooting and interpersonal skills.
  • Utilize moderate to complex laboratory setups to recreate and solve problems.
  • Act as a customer champion to understand the customer's business, their expectations and unique perspective in order to build intimacy, satisfaction and prevent issues.
  • Collaborate across the board with colleagues locally and entire global support team. Have a team impact and provide leadership to less experienced engineers.
  • Attend ongoing technical training and work on assigned projects that will improve and further develop the success of the technology.
  • Drives actions to avoid customer issues.


  • Problem solver: You know how to solve problems. You are analytical in your approach.
  • Technical Wizard: Obviously, you are an authority in your technology field. You represent the following:
  • Have 7-10 years practical experience in configuring, supporting, and troubleshooting networks 
  • Have prior customer support experience and platform support of the following products: N3000, N5X00, N6000, N7000, N9000, FEX.
  • Have in-depth knowledge of the following areas: Data Center switching, LAN switching, Routing Protocols: ISIS, OSPF, BGP.
  • Represent the skills in Unix and scripting or automation.
  • Are skilled in Effective Troubleshooting and Analytical thinking.
  • Have minimum of CCNP or CCIE written. Full CCIE is preferred.
  • Are able to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing
  • Require minimal supervision and provide guidance to lower level engineers 
  • Empathy and Soft Skills Master: You are able to keep customers happy and stress levels down during difficult situations. You have a passion for customer satisfaction and dream about customer success.
  • Quick Learner: You demonstrate an aptitude and appetite for learning new technologies, and applying this to solve customer issues remotely to drive customer satisfaction.
  • Team Player: You are not alone. Your team members and you form a tribe together. You will collaborate with top talents across Cisco.
  • Fluent Communicator: You have excellent communication skills (in English).
  • Education: You are Bachelor's (or Master of Science) or foreign degree equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • Wow – already a lot! We will be very impressed if you can also show programming skills.


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  • The unique culture and atmosphere - did you know that ... over 30% of our employees in Krakow are from 40 different nationalities? We constantly celebrate our differences. Colorful hair? Don’t care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? That’s cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Take a look yourself by watching this video What they love most about working at Cisco?
  • You will join a team of experts, which is the ideal environment to learn fast. You have the possibility to obtain multiple CCIE’s, CCDE and even CCAr paid by Cisco (you also get a bonus each time you certify or re-certify).
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