Job Description :
Summary Description: Support Customer migrations from IOS to IOS-XR software on gateway service routers (Cisco 1200''s This will require MOP and configuration development work in order to bring up the router on XR with the same configuration as it had on IOS with needed changes. The engineer will also take on Customer Network coordination responsibilities which will require using a virtual desktop and accessing Customer network engineering systems to perform pre and post checks, open and close network notifications, and upload configurations.

Desired qualifications:
Demonstrates thoughtful leadership in solving customer pain points and achieving their business outcomes.
Plan, Design & Implement projects for service providers large scale networks.
Support ongoing subscription based network consulting projects for service providers.
Performs analysis and diagnosis of most complex networking problems.
Determines solutions and leads implementation. Acts as the technical specialist for the most complex deployments.
Provides highest-level crisis management.
Identifies skills and business shortfalls and establishes programs to address them.
Collaborates proactively with Cisco Advanced Services NCE''s to ensure optimal use of resources to meet customer needs.
Lead the projects and/or contribute actively to the team working on specific assignments/projects.

Desired Skills:
Proficient in Service Provider IP technologies like IP/MPLS and related services (L2vpn, L3 mplsvpn, TE, QoS, etc),mobile backhaul for all generations of cellular technologies.
Proficiency in designing/deploying in LAN/WAN topologies using routing protocols like OSPF/ISIS, EIGRP, BGP, IPv6, MPLS, fast convergence (MPLS-TE, LFA, BFD etc) , Multicast /MLDP, HA/Redundancy etc.
Good understanding of last mile (both wired and wireless) technologies.
Proven experience in Cisco IOS/IOS XE/ IOS XR /NX OS and Proficient on Cisco products – 6500/7600, GSR, ASR9K, ASR1K, ASR903,ASR920, CRS, Company, Nexus (9K/7K/6K/5K,3K/2K), UCS/Compute & Cisco switches with ability to design and deploy as per requirements.
Knowledge of technological changes in Service Provider domain (Virtualization/SDN etc
Ability to translate the requirements to technical details.
Should be a good team player and ability to multitask.
Typically requires BS in a technical field (CS/EE preferred) or equivalent plus 6 + years of experience.