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Professional Services Engineer

Date Posted: 12/14/2018

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Job Description


We are looking for a Professional Services Engineer who is responsible for identifying and optimizing deployment alternative for our client network visibility solutions, security guidance, and other relevant services.

Title: Professional Services Engineer - Automation and Optimization (PSE - AaO)
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Duration: Contract with potential to conversion
 
Responsibilities include the following:

  • Provide advanced technical expertise to lead the discovery, definition, creation and enhancement of tools for automation of visibility fabric network design, system design, deployment, operation and usability for our products
  • Define and deliver automated deployment processes for network visibility and security solutions for  end-users to improve our design and deployment practice success and efficiency.
  • Provide mentorship on automation, optimization, and DevOps as related to network visibility and information security deployment, operation and usability.
  • Identify opportunities to exploit existing and prospective solutions, as well as review applicable of network visibility use-cases, security policies and procedures with the business
  • Work closely with system architects to ensure business systems and applications meet security requirements in preparation for the end-user review; participate and contribute in  internal reviews.
  • Work closely with end-user technical teams to ensure developed tools, systems and applications meet appropriate security standards, policies and procedures
  • Work with other technical network visibility and security team members on policy compliance efforts in accordance industry privacy and security regulations, and guidelines set forth by, Country, Federal and local laws, as applicable
 
Desired skills/ qualifications:
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in operational, development and/or automation in networking and/or in virtualization space
  • Strong programming skills in Python, Perl, c and/or other scripting language
  • Experience working with service provider (At&t, Verizon, T-Mobile etc.) - Must
  • Working knowledge of REST APIs, experience with practical application of SDKs.
  • Good knowledge in TCP/IP, L2/L3 protocols, IPv4, IPv6, QoS/CoS, SDN, NFV
  • Working knowledge of one of the virtualization platform especially around networking e.g. VSphere or OpenStack
  • Demonstrated success in leading technical initiatives without formal authority
  • Effective working with virtual teams
  • Ability to handle high pressure situations with various key stakeholders and executives
  • Ability to understand the risks and associated methods to recommend, implement and/or apply appropriate security controls.
  • Excellent communication, analytical and troubleshooting skills, along with the ability to handle high pressure situations with various key stakeholders and executives
  • Strongly desired - In-depth knowledge of security defense principles - confidentiality, integrity, and availability - and how they apply to different technologies
  • Strongly desired - Practical Knowledge of Cybersecurity / Information Security standards and policies such as ISO 27001/27002, CIS, NIST, and others


We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair

Job Requirements

Desired skills/ qualifications:
5+ years of hands-on experience in operational, development and/or automation in networking and/or in virtualization space
Strong programming skills in Python, Perl, c and/or other scripting language
Experience working with service provider (At&t, Verizon, T-Mobile etc.) - Must
Working knowledge of REST APIs, experience with practical application of SDKs.
Good knowledge in TCP/IP, L2/L3 protocols, IPv4, IPv6, QoS/CoS, SDN, NFV
Working knowledge of one of the virtualization platform especially around networking e.g. VSphere or OpenStack
Demonstrated success in leading technical initiatives without formal authority
Effective working with virtual teams
Ability to handle high pressure situations with various key stakeholders and executives
Ability to understand the risks and associated methods to recommend, implement and/or apply appropriate security controls.
Excellent communication, analytical and troubleshooting skills, along with the ability to handle high pressure situations with various key stakeholders and executives
Posted By: hhabibvand@ledgent.com

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time
  • Location:Santa Clara, CA
  • Job Type:I.T.
  • Experience:Not Specified
  • Education:Not Specified
  • Date Posted:12/14/2018
  • Contact: Hamid Habibvand (408) 418-1867
  • Pay Range: $65.00 - $77.00 Hourly
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Job Reference: JO-1808-36347