The Business Entity Are you pre-wired to understand what customers WANT and what they NEED to deliver business outcomes quickly?
Can you do this in an environment that handles 1.4 million calls per year in 17 languages from customers in 180 countries?
Do you Achieve Results? Think Analytically? Manage Conflict and Customer Experience? Make Decisions with Critical Thinking?
You may be a Cisco Customer Support Engineer and we have the People Deal for you! The Team Strategically positioned within the Cisco Services Organization, Cisco's Technical Assistance Center (TAC) is a team of elite technical experts whose primary focus is to help customers deploy and operate their networks effectively while delivering the best possible customer experience.
Aligned to three geographic regions, and converging into one global, borderless TAC, we are the first to be confronted by challenges and issues with new equipment and tools in the field.
We provide tireless support to our customers, partners, account teams, and other TAC engineers. With a technology runway that never ends, opportunities to develop your depth, breadth and diversity of technology expertise are second to none! Enabling our Customers by enabling Cisco Technology, the TAC further specializes in :
Switching and other emerging technologies. Role & Responsibilities The Customer Support Engineer is the connection to Cisco customers and builds effective working relationships while solving their issues, managing expectations, and leaving the customer feeling valued. The successful CSE :
Continually develops their working knowledge of networking products and protocols to provide second / third level technical support on a worldwide basis via phone, email, web and remote access in designated technology focus area
Effectively utilizes databases of existing issues, debugging tools and simple or moderate lab simulations to analyze problems and identify solutions with a high level of customer satisfaction
Shares knowledge to build relationships, and effectively troubleshoots problems both alone and as part of a team. Minimum Qualifications
CCNA or equivalent level of demonstrated networking knowledge or experience including TCP / IP and Routing Protocols
Troubleshooting experience with Operating Systems such as Linux / RedHat, VMware, Microsoft
Commitment and ability to resolve complex technical problems, multitask, and be dedicated to customer success
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Innate crisis management skills and ability to handle critical customer issues / problems
Experience interacting with customers / partners or in a client facing role. Desired Skills
BS in a technical field (CS / EE preferred) or equivalent; 3-5 years of relevant experience
Specific knowledge of products within : Data Center (UCS / Nexus), Virtualization, Storage, Networking.
Programming skills (Python, Linux, Shell Scripting, C, C++, )
Troubleshooting experience using wireshark, tcpdump, finisar or other protocol analyzers
Cisco Certifications : CCNP / CCIE DC, VMware VCP, RedHat, MCSE, HP, IBM, SAP HANA, Dell Server Support certifications About Cisco The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses wo