Data Center Architect #26158
|Location: Atlanta, Georgia|
|ID Number: #26158B|
Data Center Architect
1 year+ Contract
The primary role for the Technical Solutions Lead is positioning, architecting and delivering network solutions around Cisco's Data Center technologies and integrating them into the client's overall data center architecture and design.
*This position is responsible for designing, testing, implementing, and supporting network infrastructure.
*This position will serve as data center subject matter expert, lead delivery efforts, and mentor other technical network resources within the team.
*This position provides consultation and direct technical support in life cycle planning, problem management, integration, and network configuration.
The Solutions Lead is also responsible for project planning and designing network infrastructure solutions to meet business requirements.
Job Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have deep technical expertise and expert knowledge of Cisco's Enterprise Data Center products and solutions. Candidate must be self-motivated, team oriented and must possess strong interpersonal and presentation skills. The following skillsets are desired of this candidate:
? 6-10 years’ experience in a senior network engineer/architect role within a data center environment
? 3-5 years’ experience leading ACI Design and Implementation Engagements
? Experience with ACI L4-7 services integration (Palo Alto and F5 are a strong plus)
? Experience with App Centric ACI Design and Integration
? Expert level knowledge in Cisco ACI architecture and products
? Expert level knowledge in Data Center architecture
? Experience with Nexus 9K and VXLAN
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills
? Demonstrated leadership of large complex projects
? Experience with Cisco Nexus platforms, VMWare, and server virtualization
? College degree in a related field preferred
? Cisco Certified Internet Expert (CCIE) Data Center
? Strong Routing & Switching skills.
? Experience in programming Python
? Experience with UCS Central and/or UCS Director
? Experience with Linux
? Experience with Cisco Cloud Center
? Experience in the transportation industry is a plus