Since 1992, Ciena has been driven by a relentless pursuit of network innovation. We believe in a network that grows smarter, more agile, and more responsive every day.
This means that when you digitally interact in your world - picking up the phone, streaming video, texting a friend or loved one your interactions are being enabled by Ciena technologies.
Ciena makes your social / entertainment / business existence REAL.
We are looking for a strategic, customer facing, Routing / Switching Networking Solution Architect supporting all customer accounts within CALA as a member of the Strategic Solution Sales Architecture team.
Works directly with dedicated account teams across the assigned region to insure alignment, go to market strategy, and technical solution feasibility to empower the sale of compelling packet and software solutions.
This job requires travel to customer locations.
This position is based either in the CALA region or southern United States.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Must be able to effectively communicate solutions to customers, resellers and work cohesively with Sales teams and other internal CIENA departments.
1ag, etc) and multi-layer network architectures (IP, Ethernet, MPLS) and is required
EDUCATION and RELEVANT EXPERIENCE
Ciena is a network strategy and technology company with a passion to provide an experience, to you and our customers that is as rewarding as the outcome.
We attract the best and brightest those with outstanding talent, motivation, and the right attitude to contribute to our success.
Our culture balances our openness and informality with professionalism and trust and is built on the foundation of our core values : Customer First, Integrity, Velocity, Innovation, and Outstanding People.
Ciena enables everyone to have a voice and a network that supports them while on the journey to discovering their passion and purpose.
We trust each individual to do what they can to reach their full potential and make an impact on the business, whenever, wherever they are in the world.
With Ciena’s highly innovative, forward-thinking business practices, we reward people for pushing the boundaries. Unlock your potential at Ciena!
Being You Ciena
As part of our commitment to diversity and inclusion, we want to foster an environment that values and respects all individual’s strengths, perspectives, ideas, and ability to meet the needs of our customers globally.
Ciena values the diversity of its workforce and respects its employees as individuals, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status or any other category protected by applicable law.
We do not tolerate any form of discrimination.
Ciena is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise Ciena in a timely fashion of the specific accommodation measures required for you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.