Job Description :
Title: Network Solution Designer
Location: Research Triangle Park-NC

Looking candidates with experience in any of the following domain

Requirements
Industry experience of over eight (8) years
CCNP or higher level of Cisco certification is preferred
Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
Working experience in presales program

Collaboration
o UCCE/UCCX/IP Telephony/Telepresence design and implementation experience
o Good Knowledge of Call Manager/Unified Communications Manager 6.x through 9.x
o Knowledge of Cisco Voice Gateways and signaling protocols SIP/H.323/MGCP
o Good Knowledge of Cisco Unified Unity/Unity Connection 9.x

Data center
o Cisco Nexus 1K/3K/ 5K/6K/7K/9K, Catalyst 6500 & other switching platforms
o Configuration of datacenter features like vPC, Fabricpath, TRILL, FCoE, OTV, vPC+
o Virtualization solutions from VMWare, Citrix or Microsoft
o SAN switches from Cisco and/or Brocade
o Load balancers from Cisco, F5 or Citrix, and WAN optimization solutions from Cisco or Riverbed

Mobility
o Good understanding of LTE/UMTS and its evolution.
o Working experience on network elements of LTE packet core (SGW/PGW/MME) is expected.
o Hands-on design, implementation or deployment expertise CISCO ASR platform (ASR5500
o Knowledge of protocols and interfaces GTP-C, GTP-U, DIAMETER RADIUS, PMIP etc.
o Good understanding of end to end procedures, service flows (eg. VoLTE) and interoperability scenarios is expected.

Routing and Switching
Hands-on design, implementation or deployment expertise in Cisco Networking solution
Hands on Experience on at least any 3-4 cisco products - CRS-1/CRS-3/CRS-X, GSR 12000, 7600, ASR9K/ASR1K, 7200, Catalyst 6500/4500/3850 , Nexus 7K/5K/2K, ISRs
Working knowledge and experience BGP, OSPF, ISIS, IP/MPLS, QoS, IPv6, Multicast is a must

Network security
Good understanding of OSI Model, TCP/IP protocol suite (IP, ARP, ICMP, TCP, UDP, SNMP, FTP, TFTP)
Experience in designing security solutions like Cisco Cleanpipe , RTBH, CoPP, iACL , DNSSEC, Netflow and Multicast security for major SP networks
Design DDoS detection and mitigation solution for SP networks; experience in integrating Cisco products with 3rd party solutions like Arbor for DDoS mitigation
Configuring Cisco ASA Firewall (IOS ver. 8.2 & 8.4) - Network Address Translation (NAT) and Port Address Translation (PAT), Security context, Failover, ACLs, port channel, Interface redundancy, ISP redundancy, transparent firewall
Security, Firewalls, access and perimeter control, vulnerability management and intrusion detection
Strong knowledge in VPN: Design, Implementation Scenarios, Connectivity troubleshooting and other Algorithms such as DES, 3DES, MD5, SHA, PKI, IPSEC Site to Site & Remote Access VPN
Implementation and Configuration of IPS - Tuning signatures, creating custom signatures. Promiscuous mode and Inline mode deployment
Implementing and Configuration of Identity Management Authentication and Authorization & Accounting using ACS/ISE
Good working knowledge of Security related products like IPS/IDS, UTMs like URL Filtering, AV, Anti-Spam and High Availability
CISSP certification is preferred

Client : Confidential