Randstad Sr. Cisco Collaboration Consultant in Raleigh, North Carolina

Sr. Cisco Collaboration Consultant


Raleigh, NC

Date Posted:

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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This role will consult and collaborate with various project team members such as Sales Engineers, Project Managers, Field Technicians and external personnel to ensure the successful deployment of client installations. The Senior Consultant will be responsible for assessing, planning, designing, integrating and installing Cisco Collaboration Solutions along with networks for both large enterprise clients as well as small corporate networks.

Collaboration Specific

  • 7+ years Cisco Voice deployment experience.

  • Voice over IP experience with Cisco products preferred Cisco IP Telephony experience CUCM, Voice Gateways (SIP, MGCP, H323 protocol)

  • Unity Connection, IM&P, Jabber

  • Working knowledge of UCCX, UCCE, and Collaboration Edge

  • Experience with queue options for routing to voicemail, informational mailboxes/scripts, real time and historical reporting, on demand monitoring and recording, the enhanced agent application and the supervisor desktop application

  • Knowledge of voicemail, unified messaging, ACD and IVR systems, integration to CRM packages

  • Ability to create Cisco validated design or follow industry voice best practices

Network Specifics

  • Perform complex evaluation of client networks and apply knowledge to determine proper recommendations to the client that help support the business objectives. Networks can range from single site to multi-site.

  • Assess networks and understands the interaction of different technologies, and when appropriate collaborate with other engineers to provide proper network solution.

  • Implement client network solutions in an environment that varies and is dynamic.

  • 7+ year s knowledge of deployment experience with Catalyst 4500, 6500, Nexus 2k/5k/7k.

  • Experience with deploying Cisco switches and routers in enterprise environments.

Security Specifics

  • Security- 5+ years experience including 3+ years network security experience.

Here s what we are looking for in candidates for this job

  • Extensive knowledge of network design, implementation, infrastructure and troubleshooting.

  • Ability to collaborate and work successfully with teams vital to the role.

  • Excellent client management resolution, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills are required

  • Excellent verbal communications and written documentation skills are required

  • Ability to work weekends and/or off hours as necessary to meet clients needs

  • Ability to travel as required by company; travel 5%-25% depending upon client installation

  • Prefer -someone who s acted as the lead or sole engineer on large, multi-site multi-platform systems. Strong Cisco infrastructure skills required.

  • Wireless - should be well versed with solutions around Wireless Networking technologies.

Here s what we expect you to know

  • SME - Nexus Switching

  • Data Center / VDC - VPC / VXLAN - ACI a plus

  • SME - Cisco ASR Routers


  • SME - Catalyst - IOS IOS-XE switching

  • VMware/ Virtualization a plus

  • Load Balancing - Prefer F5 Exp.

  • Security - Cisco ASA - Palo Alto FW hands on experience

  • Wireless - Experience is a plus Cisco & Aruba

  • WAN Optimization - Knowledge / Expertise w/ Cisco WAAS and or Riverbed

  • Cisco Certification CCIE Voice and Data or equivalent work experience.

  • Juniper - Cert. or experience

  • Virtualization - VMware KVM/OVM - Orchestration tools

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