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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