Please send resume in Word format if you are interested in this Cisco Consulting Systems Engineer opening in either Seattle, WA 98168 (15 min South of Seattle) or Spokane, WA 99201. Salary for this role is going to be in the $120K-$160K range plus solid benefits (no bonus for this position). If you are not interested in this role please pass onto colleagues/associates as we do offer referral fees should they be hired
Install, support and assist in the design of UC or Collaboration solutions provided by client. Other responsibilities include troubleshooting and resolving customer escalated issues involving data, security, voice, video, and wireless issues in deployed or supported network.
Engineer, configure and lead the design, configuration and deployment of Unified Communications (Video, VoIP and data networks), LAN/WAN, Cisco routers, switches, and other network infrastructure devices. Design, implementation and administration background with Cisco Unified Communications (Telepresence, Collaboration, Applications), Video/Audio systems· Implementation and administration background in at least two of these areas: Call Manager & Unity Connection, Unity, UCCX, Instant Messaging & Presence, Expressway. Demonstrated competency with Cisco routing and switching elements (enterprise or campus networking). Must be highly knowledgeable in IP Networking, enterprise voice solutions, VoIP technology, IPSec, TDM Voice, VoIP CPE, soft Switches, Session Border Controllers, Routers, and Firewalls. Deliver to current client requirements and generate additional consulting work by understanding the client's need and showing them the justification for new technologies that fit their business. Essential understanding of Cisco UCS-C series servers and VMware ESXi Hypervisor is a plus.
The ideal candidate will be capable of addressing all of the previously mentioned technologies, speak to them professionally, plan for and implement these solutions, document to client’s standards the finalized deployments, and hand-off to the customer in collaboration with the Project Team.
Minimum 5 years of Cisco solution design and implementation experience preferred. CCNA, CCNP, CCNP Collaboration or CCIE Collaboration preferred. Network and communications systems trouble shooting experience. Experience with Avaya VoIP or MS Lync a plus. Excellent analytical ability and communications skills. Interpersonal relationship skills. Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. Customer service skills and experience. Strong organization abilities