The Lead Network Automation Engineer will be responsible for leading the charge for, automation, and infrastructure management.. You will also work with enterprise Cisco products across the entire Cisco portfolio - including Networking, Security, Data Center, Collaboration, and IoT. Safe to say, you won’t always be in a Data Center, though you’ll feel right at home in one!
Around 3+ years in Data Center Operations & Networking Management roles
Around 3+ years’ experience with various Operating Systems Windows, Linux, and Cisco IOS
Around 1-2 years’ experience of production automation tooling and development
Extremely Beneficial (NICE TO HAVE):
Familiarity with the Cisco product family beyond just networking and associated APIs
Knowledge of DevOps & CI/CD tech & tooling such as Docker, Vagrant, Ansible, Terraform etc.
Experience using APIs, REST and SOAP web services
Programming & scripting experience (examples Python, PowerShell, YAML, JSON)
Education & Training
Bachelor’s degree in a computer science or technical field.
Essential Soft Skills:
Strong teamwork and communication skills, both written and verbal
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills as well as attention to detail
Self-motivated with a strong desire to learn a variety of new platforms and tools
Ability to work on own initiative
Ability to multi-task and manage rapidly changing priorities
Ability to work across geographically dispersed teams
Flexible, adaptable and pragmatic