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SDN – Sr Consultant –

Great opportunity to join our team as the SDN Practice grows!  Opportunities across the USA.

Candidate must have SDN-WAN (VeloCloud, FlexWare, Cisco)

Strong knowledge of VMWare, specifically NSX
Strong working knowledge of Linux based operating systems
Difference between underlay vs. overlay networks
Server architecture
Python, Perl
Openstack
 Data Center
Spine, Leaf, ToR,VTEP, Underlay/Overlay
VXLan
Ethernet VPN
ONIE (Open Network Install Environment) Switches, Cumulus, Big Switch etc.
Could Architecture- Private, Virtual Private, Public and Hybrid Cloud
DC Core (Cisco ACI, Contrail, VMWare, NSX)
Compute Virtualization
Public Cloud Migration (AWS, Google, Azure)

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Senior Network Consultant – Opportunities in all major cities

CCIE-10_BWJOB TITLE: Senior Consultant

PRACTICE: Network Consulting

 

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 As a member of a team of network consultants and senior consultants, you will use your

in-depth knowledge of networking to design and implement solutions for our clients.

 Responsible for consulting project activities from client identification through final

invoicing.

 Fulfills billable consulting service projects.

 Acts as the subject matter expert within a specific discipline.

 Typically leads an engagement team, consisting of other Consultants and/or Sr.

Consultant, or may be the sole consulting resource on a project.

 Technical responsibilities include problem identification, system architecture definition,

hardware/software specification and/or design, implementation, testing, client training,

and deployment.

 Typically viewed as a mentor or coach.

 Creates recommendation and implements new methods, techniques and /or procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS

At AT&T Consulting, you will be working with the best in the industry. Here is what you should

bring to the table:

 5+ years’ experience in the planning, design, and implementation of complex networks as

part of a large enterprise network team, or within the professional services or network

integration organizations.

 Planning, design and integration of secure network technology.

 A can-do attitude and a serious desire to have an impact on your company and the

industry.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

 Thorough understanding of internetworking technologies and how technologies are

deployed in complex, global networks.

 WAN Expertise – Transport and Access Planning, Design, and Deployment Experience

o Experience in analysis and selection of transport and access technologies

including; MPLS, Private Line, LTE, and Internet based transports.

o Design and engineering experience with WAN protocols and technologies

including BGP, DMVPN, QoS, GRE and IPSEC.

o DESIRED SKILLS: SD-WAN expertise including experience deploying SD-WAN

platforms (FlexWare, VeloCloud, iWAN preferred).

 Branch LAN Expertise – Planning, Design, and Deployment Experience

o Experience developing site type (such as small, medium, large) architectures

o Experience in equipment selection, sizing, and detailed engineered design

o Data center expertise including core, distribution and segmentation

o DESIRED SKILLS: WLAN expertise including technology and architecture

analysis as well as design/engineering and deployment support.

 IP Routing – Planning, Design & Deployment Experience

o IP Routing Protocols – OSPF, BGP, M-BGP, EIGRP capabilities and

corresponding configurations.

o IP Addressing – NAT, DNS/DHCP, Address Summarization as it impacts IP

addressing and IP routing.

 DC Expertise – DC Core Network Planning, Design and Deployment Experience

o Experience in analysis, design, engineering, and deployment of DC core

networks built on legacy architectures, fabric enabled architectures and NGEN

overlay architectures.

o Experience with Load Balancing, DNS/DHCP, NAT, WANx and Proxies

o Experience with separation and segmentation technologies (VLAN, VRF)

o Experience with network virtualization technologies

o DESIRED SKILLS: Software Defined Data Center expertise including:

 Network virtualization including overlay technologies and architectures

 Experience with Cisco ACI, Juniper Contrail, VMWare NSX and

Openstack.

 WhiteBox switching expertise and associated operating system software

such as Cumulus, Pica8 and Big Switch.

 Understanding of micro-segmentation

 Network Equipment – Strong knowledge of features, functionality and configurations for

Cisco Systems, Arista, Juniper, Extreme Networks, etc.

REQUIRED SKILLS

 Bachelor’s degree

 Industry Certifications CCIE or proven equivalent experience

 Very strong leadership, documentation, project management skills.

 Ability to lead, coordinate, complex networking engagements in very large environments.

 Ability to travel for engagement requirements.

Senior Network Consultant – Opportunities in all major cities

CCIE-10_BWJOB TITLE: Senior Consultant

PRACTICE: Network Consulting

 

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 As a member of a team of network consultants and senior consultants, you will use your

in-depth knowledge of networking to design and implement solutions for our clients.

 Responsible for consulting project activities from client identification through final

invoicing.

 Fulfills billable consulting service projects.

 Acts as the subject matter expert within a specific discipline.

 Typically leads an engagement team, consisting of other Consultants and/or Sr.

Consultant, or may be the sole consulting resource on a project.

 Technical responsibilities include problem identification, system architecture definition,

hardware/software specification and/or design, implementation, testing, client training,

and deployment.

 Typically viewed as a mentor or coach.

 Creates recommendation and implements new methods, techniques and /or procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS

At AT&T Consulting, you will be working with the best in the industry. Here is what you should

bring to the table:

 5+ years’ experience in the planning, design, and implementation of complex networks as

part of a large enterprise network team, or within the professional services or network

integration organizations.

 Planning, design and integration of secure network technology.

 A can-do attitude and a serious desire to have an impact on your company and the

industry.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

 Thorough understanding of internetworking technologies and how technologies are

deployed in complex, global networks.

 WAN Expertise – Transport and Access Planning, Design, and Deployment Experience

o Experience in analysis and selection of transport and access technologies

including; MPLS, Private Line, LTE, and Internet based transports.

o Design and engineering experience with WAN protocols and technologies

including BGP, DMVPN, QoS, GRE and IPSEC.

o DESIRED SKILLS: SD-WAN expertise including experience deploying SD-WAN

platforms (FlexWare, VeloCloud, iWAN preferred).

 Branch LAN Expertise – Planning, Design, and Deployment Experience

o Experience developing site type (such as small, medium, large) architectures

o Experience in equipment selection, sizing, and detailed engineered design

o Data center expertise including core, distribution and segmentation

o DESIRED SKILLS: WLAN expertise including technology and architecture

analysis as well as design/engineering and deployment support.

 IP Routing – Planning, Design & Deployment Experience

o IP Routing Protocols – OSPF, BGP, M-BGP, EIGRP capabilities and

corresponding configurations.

o IP Addressing – NAT, DNS/DHCP, Address Summarization as it impacts IP

addressing and IP routing.

 DC Expertise – DC Core Network Planning, Design and Deployment Experience

o Experience in analysis, design, engineering, and deployment of DC core

networks built on legacy architectures, fabric enabled architectures and NGEN

overlay architectures.

o Experience with Load Balancing, DNS/DHCP, NAT, WANx and Proxies

o Experience with separation and segmentation technologies (VLAN, VRF)

o Experience with network virtualization technologies

o DESIRED SKILLS: Software Defined Data Center expertise including:

 Network virtualization including overlay technologies and architectures

 Experience with Cisco ACI, Juniper Contrail, VMWare NSX and

Openstack.

 WhiteBox switching expertise and associated operating system software

such as Cumulus, Pica8 and Big Switch.

 Understanding of micro-segmentation

 Network Equipment – Strong knowledge of features, functionality and configurations for

Cisco Systems, Arista, Juniper, Extreme Networks, etc.

REQUIRED SKILLS

 Bachelor’s degree

 Industry Certifications CCIE or proven equivalent experience

 Very strong leadership, documentation, project management skills.

 Ability to lead, coordinate, complex networking engagements in very large environments.

 Ability to travel for engagement requirements.

AT&T Consulting Solutions Practice Lead – Anywhere Midwest

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AT&T Consulting Solutions

Practice Lead, Network Consulting

General Qualifications

 

A seasoned and strategic thought leader with extensive experience in large scale, global, enterprise network technologies, vendors, platforms and solutions.  Ability to lead a Consulting practice consisting of primarily presales and delivery of the AT&T Consulting Network Consulting Services portfolio.   Must be able to communicate, deliver and present at the CxO level.

Role Overview

  • Sales Support – Support AT&T Consulting direct sales opportunities for the Network Consulting portfolio, including Network strategy, assessments, deployment and optimization engagements.  Lead sales opportunities. Lead client presentations. Support executive sales interactions
  • Proposal Development – Develop resourcing model, timelines and costs of engagements.   Develop Statement of Work (SOW) and RFI/RFP development.  Present proposals to customers.
  • Service Development – Lead the development of new AT&T Consulting network services in alignment with market need, incremental delivery readiness, and AT&T product house imperatives (SDN is an example).  Develop and optimize these and other AT&T Consulting offerings over time.   Work in close partnerships with other Consulting practice areas including to incorporate bundled services.  (Network readiness as a part of a UC strategy is an example)
  • Sales and Delivery Enablement – Service launching and field communications/training.  Development of offer briefings to sales teams.  Development of practice training curriculum and training sources.  Quarterly practice calls and leading technology work groups.
  • Develop & Manage 3rd Party Relationships – Identification and vetting of partners to augment internal staff.  Negotiation of pricing structure with partner.  Opportunity coordination with third party, proposal development.  
  • Partner with Complex Solutions and “Day II” teams across AT&T in support of large deal pursuits where Consulting is a key component and “bundle”.  Partner with Life Cycle services and define interface points to ensure a smooth transition from Consulting discovery / assessment into operational transition for managed services opportunities.
  • Knowledge Management – Support development of standardized templates and Knowledge Management artifacts to improve field self-sufficiency.  Develop and improve tools and templates for consistent pricing / costing on complex bids.  Develop transition and transformation frameworks to enhance standardized approaches for complex and custom deals.
  • Billing – Support engagement management activities and billing on projectsp.

Technical and Business Acumen

  • Hands-on experience in Network transformation in a large scale production environment, specifically around IP transport technologies and architecture.
  • Experience with technology budgeting and financial impact analysis


Consulting and Other Skills

  • 15+ years industry experience Strategic IT Consulting experience
  • Outstanding written and presentation skills.  Experience with Board-level interaction and facilitation of diverse groups and stakeholders.  
  • Ability to travel up to 50%
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and responsiveness supporting sales and field management and building best practices for field adoption
  • Proven ability to grow Consulting and Influenced revenues
  • Ability to effectively cross-sell multiple practice areas

at&t Consulting – Practice Director, Network Consulting – Immediate opportunity – Midwest location preferred

CCIE-10_BW

 

AT&T Consulting Solutions

 

Practice Director, Network Consulting

 

General Qualifications

A seasoned and strategic thought leader with extensive experience in large scale, global, enterprise network technologies, vendors, platforms and solutions.  Ability to lead a Consulting practice consisting of primarily presales and delivery of the AT&T Consulting Network Consulting Services portfolio.   Must be able to communicate, deliver and present at the CxO level.

 

Role Overview

  • Sales Support – Support AT&T Consulting direct sales opportunities for the Network Consulting portfolio, including Network strategy, assessments, deployment and optimization engagements.  Lead sales opportunities. Lead client presentations. Support executive sales interactions
  • Proposal Development – Develop resourcing model, timelines and costs of engagements.   Develop Statement of Work (SOW) and RFI/RFP development.  Present proposals to customers.
  • Service Development – Lead the development of new AT&T Consulting network services in alignment with market need, incremental delivery readiness, and AT&T product house imperatives (SDN is an example).  Develop and optimize these and other AT&T Consulting offerings over time.   Work in close partnerships with other Consulting practice areas including to incorporate bundled services.  (Network readiness as a part of a UC strategy is an example)
  • Sales and Delivery Enablement – Service launching and field communications/training.  Development of offer briefings to sales teams.  Development of practice training curriculum and training sources.  Quarterly practice calls and leading technology work groups.
  • Develop & Manage 3rd Party Relationships – Identification and vetting of partners to augment internal staff.  Negotiation of pricing structure with partner.  Opportunity coordination with third party, proposal development.  
  • Partner with Complex Solutions and “Day II” teams across AT&T in support of large deal pursuits where Consulting is a key component and “bundle”.  Partner with Life Cycle services and define interface points to ensure a smooth transition from Consulting discovery / assessment into operational transition for managed services opportunities.
  • Knowledge Management – Support development of standardized templates and Knowledge Management artifacts to improve field self-sufficiency.  Develop and improve tools and templates for consistent pricing / costing on complex bids.  Develop transition and transformation frameworks to enhance standardized approaches for complex and custom deals.
  • Billing – Support engagement management activities and billing on projectsp.

 

Technical and Business Acumen

  • Hands-on experience in Network transformation in a large scale production environment, specifically around IP transport technologies and architecture.
  • Experience with technology budgeting and financial impact analysis


Consulting and Other Skills

  • 15+ years industry experience Strategic IT Consulting experience
  • Outstanding written and presentation skills.  Experience with Board-level interaction and facilitation of diverse groups and stakeholders.  
  • Ability to travel up to 50%
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and responsiveness supporting sales and field management and building best practices for field adoption
  • Proven ability to grow Consulting and Influenced revenues
  • Ability to effectively cross-sell multiple practice areas