Position: Sr. Product Engineer WAN Optimization Services(m/f) Location: Richardson, TX Duration: 12+ Months Job Description: This is a varied role working as Product Engineer in the Global Products and Solutions organization focusing on next generation managed network services. You will be responsible for the development of one or more managed WAN Optimization solutions. This work includes technical design and architecture, commercial aspects as well as communication with a variety of internal and external stakeholders. Your main responsibilities as a Sr. Product Engineer will involve:
Developing product and product enhancement ideas in a holistic contextCreation of related designs and architecture documentationInteraction with Sales architects and sometimes directly with customersManagement of the vendor relationships to drive new development.
Your skills and qualifications asSr. Product Engineer will ideally include:
Some experience as a product developer or closely related environment, ideally in a multinational environment.Demonstrable hands-on experience as an Engineer in IT and Telecommunications.In depth knowledge and experience in WAN Optimization products such as Silverpeak, Riverbed, Cisco WAAs etc.Experience with next generation SDN architectures and products is desirableSome experience with Network Functions Virtualization is a plus.Understanding of commercial principles and business strategyHighly developed and adaptive communications skillsStrong team-playerAbility to think and evaluate issues holistically and in a wider context.Used to work self-directed towards agreed outcomes.English language skills to a business standardBachelor or higher degree in related field or comparable experienceAbility to organize prioritiesAbility to work under pressure and cope with a continually changing and demanding environment
What we will be looking for in you:
A recognized team player with the ability to work autonomously and to manage your own schedules to meet deadlines. As a Sr. Product Engineer you will bring a positive and outcome oriented can-do attitude and be willing to work flexible hours as required. The individual needs to be passionate to work with people and capable of considering and integrating different views to achieve the best outcome.This position has a technical focus but is not pigeon-holed to the technical domain. The individual is expected to view the technical aspect within a holistic context and to collaborate with other domain experts to produce a coherent outcome.