Cisco 1226208- Customer Support/Network Consulting Engineer- VTIP (Veteran Talent Incubation Program) in RTP, North Carolina
1226208- Customer Support/Network Consulting Engineer- VTIP (Veteran Talent Incubation Program)
Location: RTP, North Carolina, US
Area of Interest Engineer - Network
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest Networking
Job Id 1226208
Cisco Services Engineer- VTIP (Veteran Talent Incubation Program)
Cisco is a member of the Veterans Jobs Mission - over 200 companies hiring 1,000,000 veterans by 2020! Cisco is recruiting veterans.
What You'll Do:
As a participant in the Veteran Talent Incubation Program (VTIP), you will be given the opportunity to receive industry training, study for and complete your CCNAcertification,gain access to hands-on training, and be mentored by some of the industry's brightest minds who will help challenge and develop your skills.
At the end of the incubation period, you will be assessed for the opportunity for full-time employment as a Customer Support Engineer (CSE) or Network Consulting Engineer (NCE). Based on the business need, your skill set, and preference, you will take one of the following routes:
Network Consulting Engineer - Develop complex designs, implement Cisco leading edge technologies worldwide and provide optimization services to the largest networks and customers in the world
Customer Support Engineer - Be a strategic partner to our customers, saving their business from the impact of network incidents, solving and preventing the recurrence of technical issues
Who You'll Work With:
Everything is converging on the Internet, making networked connections more relevant than ever before in our lives. Our employees' groundbreaking ideas impact everything imaginable - fromentertainment,retail, healthcare, and education, to public and private sectors, smart cities, smart cars, and everyday devices in our homes. Here, that means you'll take creative ideas from the drawing board to powerful solutions that have real world impact. You'll work with Cisco leaders, partner with experienced mentors, and develop incredible relationships with colleagues who share your interest in connecting the unconnected. You'll be part of a team that cares about its customers, enjoys having fun, and you'll take part in changing the lives of those in our local communities. Come prepared to be encouraged.
Who You Are:
Our minimum requirements for this role:
Military personnel that will be released from their active duty commitment prior to January 28th, 2019 from Camp Lejeune, Ft. Bragg, New River, or a Veteran located in the Raleigh, NC area.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills with ability to fix technical problems
Ability to multi-task, self-start, work in a fast-paced team environment and work independently
Passionate about networking, information technology or computer science
Resilience and ability to resolve complex technical problems, multitask, and be dedicated to customer success
Innate crisis management skills and ability to handle critical customerissues/problems
Experience interacting with customer or in a client facing role
Excellent verbal and written interpersonal skills
Knowledge of networking technologies
Communications or Technical Background
Completion of college-level IT/networkingcourses/additional technical certs/Network Training
Additional Location(s) or Information:
This position is available to military personnel that will have completed their active duty commitment and are able to start full-time employment by January 28th, 2019.
- The incubation period of this program, July 2018-January 2019 will beremote/self-study. If a full-time offer is awarded, the role could be based in Raleigh, NC, Herndon, VA or Richardson, TX.
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