Technical Marketing Engineer - Enterprise Switching

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

We are looking for a Senior Technical Marketing Engineer to evangelize hardware and software products and technologies to meet aggressive business targets and drive product direction in close-collaboration with product managers. You should be able to independently drive and provide technical leadership towards new concepts, products and solutions in Enterprise Switching. You should be able leverage your findings and deductions to provide valuable inputs to Engineering and the overall TME organization. Activities include, but are not limited to:


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  •                         Drive related solution projects (software, features or new hardware) from concept to launch
  •                         Create documents and presentations with technical details for the products and technologies
  •                         Demonstrate and present the products and technologies to sales teams, customers and partners at internal and external events, conferences, EBCs, etc.
  •                         Provide technical guidance and leadership to the sales teams and enable them to successfully sell our products
  •                         Conceptualize and conduct labs and demos of the products and show the value add
  •                         Work closely with Engineering teams to provide feedback and drive technical requirements for future roadmaps
  •                         Work on analytics and telemetry tools
  •                         Work on automation and programmability with NETCONF and YANG to develop automated methods of consumption and deployment
  •                         Work with cloud software to enable next generation network design and network architectures


Required Skillset: 

  •                         B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related technical field
  •                         In-depth understanding of networking technologies and computer networks is mandatory
  •                         CCIE or other Cisco certification is highly desired
  •                         Understanding of Campus Networks and Campus External connectivities is highly desirable    
  •                         Understanding of Hardware platform architecture and ASIC Architecture is highly desirable
  •                         Understanding of the new speed and feed landscape, Multigigabit/25G/100G/400G
  •                         Understanding of the hardware architectures for switches and have worked on Modular and/or fixed platforms
  •                         Expertise in Network Security (user end point security, IBNS concepts, encryption, certificates, ACL, TrustSec and Cisco Security integrations - Umbrella,        Stealthwatch) is highly desirable
  •                         Expertise in a few areas of Enterprise Networking is desirable (e.g. Multicast, MPLS, SR, QoS, Netflow, Security, High Availability, etc.)
  •                         Must be able to demonstrate confidence in architecture, engineering, operations, and security discussions
  •                         Proven ability to understand complex and in-depth level technical situations, related business challenges, and be able to communicate strategies for effective solutions
  •                         Understanding of Ethernet standards and latest trends is desirable
  •                         Knowledge of optimizing network virtualization and multi-tenant infrastructure
  •                         DevOps Programming and scripting experience in Python and Linux
  •                         Familiarity with cloud and knowledge of latest trends related to networks is preferable
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