Technical Marketing Engineer

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Additional Location(s)
    RTP, North Carolina
  • Area of Interest
    Information Technology
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Data Center, Internet of Everything, Networking, Security
  • Job Id
Technical Marketing Engineer

Cisco’s Enterprise Networking Group defines and delivers market-leading campus solutions to enable transformational customer outcomes.

We are looking for a Technical Marketing Engineer to evangelize switching, wireless technologies to meet aggressive business targets. We are seeking a motivated, detail oriented & committed engineer that will rise to the challenge to design, build & conduct proof-of-concept tests to help the Cisco Account Team win.  Often times you will work independently in customer engagements for Proof of Concept (POC) of the latest technologies. You should be curious and eager to learn about new products, technologies, and solutions to provide valuable input and communication to the engineering and Product Management organization.

Activities include, but are not limited to:

Customer Proof of Concepts in networking labs and testing environments

Understanding of technical and systems views of networking deployments

User Interface Design Input

Technical consultant on customer sales calls.

Work closely with the field, key Systems Integrators, Engineering, and Cisco Technology Partners in an Agile environment

Working with orchestration technologies using DevOps such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Containers, Pythong, scripting

Working with automation or cloud software to enable next generation network design and network architectures

Developing automated methods to manage the network and optimize our customer's user experience

Developing messaging about key customer challenges and benefits of Cisco's solutions based on use cases

Create Documents and Presentations with technical details for the products and technologies

Travel and Deliver training to customers, partners, sales teams both domestically and internationally.


Minimum Qualifications

● B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related technical field

● In-depth understanding of networking technologies and networking is mandatory.  Cisco Catalyst Switching, IOS, Aironet AP and controller Wireless experience. CCIE or other Cisco certification is desired.

● 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.

● Knowledge of optimizing network virtualization, multi-tenant infrastructure, campus fabric, VxLAN, LISP, TrustSec technologies.

● DevOps Programming and scripting experience in Python and Linux

● Domestic / International Travel required ~50%