5 days old

Technical Leader - Optical /SP- Philippines

Cisco Systems Inc.
Taguig City, National Capital Region 1633

The Business Entity

Cisco seeks Senior Solution Architect to join some of the industrys best thinkers in developing and deploying todays most advanced networking technologies.

The Team

In this role, you will be focused on Cisco Optical Networking technology to support our Professional Services delivery.

In this role, you should have the necessary skills to deliver Cisco Optical technology solutions on service engagements and provide enablement to our customers around Optical Networking technologies.

As a Solution Architect, you will be working with Cisco Systems Engineer, Customers planning/engineering and Cisco Consulting Engineers to design, influence and drive deployment and integration/migration strategy of Cisco Optical networks. You will also be working with Optical Orchestration Software and Automation resources to ensure the efficiency of Optical delivery throughout the project.

The role is expected to be a subject matter expert in the details of planning, execution strategy, and integration/migration approach of Optical technology. The ability to work with other stakeholders on the team to gain additional insight into methods and procedures, quality improvements and related areas is a key requirement for this role.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Scope and estimate Cisco solutions material required to deliver customers requirement
  • Design, Drive Deployment and Integration/Migration of large/complex Optical networks
  • Customer Facing Optical SME for Design and Delivery Strategy Approach.
  • Cisco Optical Lead Interface for customer and Internal Cisco key stakeholders communications
  • Work cross-functionally with other team members on complex solutions


  • 15+ years working with optical networking equipment, developing and providing solutions on optical networking technologies and equipment
  • Thorough understanding of dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) CDC (Colorless, Directionless, Contentionless) Architecture and Optical Transport Networking (OTN)
  • Working knowledge of general networking topics such as TCP/IP networking, routing-protocols operation, Linux operating system, SSH and the capability to grasp new technology concepts quickly
  • Strong knowledge of Cisco DWDM Transport Planner (CTP), and future Cisco network planning and design tools
  • Experience in design, installation and integration/migration of Cisco Optical platform NCS1002/1004/ NCS2K/4K or similar optical platforms
  • Goal-Oriented, self-starter that is capable of driving results in both a team-oriented and individual contributor environment
  • Strong presence and credibility with clients and within internal team
  • Superior organizational, conflict resolution, time management and negotiation skills  
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience with fiber optic characterization (FOC)
  • Experience with optical test equipment (OTDR, OSA, BERT, optical power meter)
  • Experience with Foundation LAN / WAN technologies & monitoring tools.
  • Experience with multi-vendors optical platforms (Ciena, Infinera etc) is an advantage

About Cisco

The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Imagine creating unprecedented disruption. Your revolutionary ideas will impact everything from retail, healthcare, and entertainment, to public and private sectors, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a Great Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco.


Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-15

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Technical Leader - Optical /SP- Philippines

Cisco Systems Inc.
Taguig City, National Capital Region 1633

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast