Must have hands-on experience on one of the following network design tool OPNET, QUALNET, NS2/3 or equivalent
Must have hands-one experience on one of the following network validation & testing equipment's from JDSU, IXIA, SPIRENT, GL Communication
Expert in service provider/telecom grade routing/switching solutions EIGRP, IS-IS, BGP, OSPFv3, MPLS, VPLS, Multicast Routing, Multilevel QoS (IMS- Application based to L2), Carrier Ethernet technologies.
Must have in-depth knowledge experience in designing networks based on IP protocols, TDM, IP-TDM Interworking technologies.
Knowledge on Wired technologies like DSL, Microwave networks and optical networks like PON, DWDM, CWDM desirable.
Experience with Cisco a must IOS-XR/NX-OS/IOS-XE [Hands-on experience in ASR1K, ASR9K, IOS-XE & XR Must]
Expert with voice technologies and best practices; Cisco Call Manager, Gateways, Gatekeepers, Session Border Controllers, IP Multimedia Systems, EPABX (Panasonic / Matrix Telecom), Media Gateways [Hands-on experience in Cisco CallManger, WebEx, Asterisk/ FreeSwitch/ Kamalio/Open IMS, CISCO/Avaya Video Conferencing system]
Expert with virtualization technologies from VMWare i.e vSphere, vCenter, vCloud, NSX & Horizon. Should have expertise in CISCO Nexus, Virtual ASA and Cloud Service Routers. Implementation knowledge SDN, SDDC, NFV, OpenFlow, CloudStack;
Knowledge on other virtualization technologies from Citrix, XEN, Proxmox, RHEL, KVM etc desirable. Knowledge on Airwatch desirable
Excellent communication skills required, must be able to present highly complex solutions to an executive audience.
Knowledge of Microwave links, Satellite technologies, cellular systems (GSM & CDMA), Tetra & LTE networks.
Expert with Cisco networking technologies, both new and legacy. Understand the lifecycle of Cisco products and services, Stays current with new technologies, products and services.
Experience working in a multi-vendor, multi service provider environment.
Experience with Manage Engine, Netflow, Solar Winds and other network monitoring tools.
Experience with Microsoft Windows Server Deployment (AD, DSN, CA, RA) and Unix/Linux a plus.