Cisco ACI Consultant

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Salary: Market related
Recruiter: HR Genie
Job Ref: PDG8966016
Summary: Cisco ACI Consultant



Job Description

Our client, a top employer to thousands of talented people, is looking for a Cisco ACI Consultant to join their team in Johannesburg for a period of 3 years. The company offers extensive growth opportunities as well as the opportunity to work with a creative and dynamic team.


Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Successfully manages customer relationships
  • Supports delivery of service program to major Cisco and Arista customers.
  • Performs analysis of complex network designs.
  • Builds simulated networks in test labs to resolve complex problems and compatibility issues.
  • Conforms to service delivery of Advanced Services standards.
  • Questions ways of working and suggests improvements.
  • Provides remote or onsite deployment support.
  • Performs analysis and diagnosis of complex networking problems.
  • Generates reusable Intellectual Capital in the form of standard customer deliverables.
  • May perform customer facing presentations.
  • May collaborate proactively with other SME''s to ensure optimal use of resources to meet customer needs.

Consultant/Engineer role

  • Generates standard project documentation including detailed test plan for complex networks.
  • Generate, build and execute technical and complex test plans and topologies in Proof Of Concept/Proof Of Value environments.
  • Generates network configurations from Low Level Design for complex networks.
  • Executes all phases of project delivery including network staging, implementation and handover.
  • Plans and executes complex Network Upgrade and Network Migration activity.
  • Reviews Implementation Plans.
  • Facilitates design workshop.
  • Documents or reviews network requirements and High-Level Design.
  • Documents or reviews Low Level Design.
  • Reviews Implementation Plans.
  • Produces architectural network designs for large-scale networks.
  • Assists customer with deployment of complex network tools and related Network
  • Management Systems.
  • Facilitate design workshop.
  • Reviews Implementation/ Change Management Plans.
  • Plans and executes complex Network Upgrade and Network Migration activity.
  • Works with clients, Account Team and Standard Bank resources on the strategy and deployment of most services and required Network Support Systems
  • Plans and executes complex Network Upgrade and Network Migration activity.
  • Leads and works on projects that are medium to large in scope with moderate complexity, which involves solutions integration.
  • Independently develops plans, coordinates and executes tasks.
  • Ensures commitments and deliverables are met. Recommends and initiates projects to benefit customer and Advanced Services objectives.
  • Ensures commitments and deliverables are met. Recommends and initiates projects to benefit customer and Advanced Services objectives.
  • Interfaces and works closely with others in a team environment to achieve common goals.
  • Provides technical guidance to customers, TAC, & Advanced Services. Works with Cisco and Arista to resolve customer problems.
  • Solves moderate to highly complex, cross-functional issues. Excellent analytical skills for solving technical issues.

Core competencies:

  • A sound understanding of both Cisco and Arista technologies. Key focus should be Cisco ACI.
  • True Customer focus.
  • Ability to work within a fast-moving environment.
  • Eager to learn and be flexible.
  • Solid understanding of Standard Bank business process and requirements.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to technically manage complex projects and be able to multi-task.
  • Ability to work successfully as a team member in a cross-functional matrix environment.
  • Strong understanding of all chosen current technologies and good understanding of emerging technologies.
  • Strong understanding of business impact of technology.
  • Proven technical project management skills.
  • Strong technical presentation skills to all levels.
  • Continuous improvement of standard Data Centre Network.
  • Ability to mentor.
  • Work independently and as part of a larger team.
  • Deep dive Root Cause Analysis.


  • Plus 3-5 years Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Cisco Network implementation, ACI Network support, ACI pre-sales support, ACI hands on installation. LAN /WAN network deployment.
  • Superior level knowledge in the following and strong knowledge in all other areas of: IP internetworking, LAN Switching, ATM & Voice technologies, IP Telephony, SAN, CDN, Optical, Wireless, IPCC. WAN protocols. IP Routing protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP).
  • Superior level internetworking troubleshooting in a medium / large-scale network environment. Consultant/Engineer should be trained and capable of independently delivering network service support. Directly involve in installation, Configuration and Integration of Cisco Network Projects. Consultant/Engineer to go through structured training program to achieve next level of expertise and career advancement. Knowledgeable of Advanced Services type model deliverables and e


This job is now closed. You can apply for other jobs by uploading your CV.

New users - Upload your CV                      Existing users - Login here


Similar jobs your might be interested in:

Vodacom Sales Consultants
Sales consultant

Internal Sales Consultant
Leading Logistics company based in the West of Johannesburg is urgently looking for an Internal Sales Person to join their fast growing team
2 days ago

Business Development Consultant (
Seeking top performers in external field sales
2 days ago

Membership Sales Consultant
The Sales consultant is responsible for selling memberships and marketing of products, facilities
3 days ago

Our Client, a leading global tech multinational organisation is looking for an SAP ABAP Development analyst to provide dynamic service identifying and solving issues within multiple components of critical business systems.
3 days ago

Sales Consultant (Bridging Finance)
A bridging finance company based in Centurion requires the services of a presentable and professional Sales consultant for new and existing clients.
3 days ago

Hyde Park, Johannesburg: AUTO PARTS SALES consultant
3 days ago

Microsoft 365 Solutions Sales Consultant (SaaS)
Microsoft Solutions Sales consultant (SaaS)
4 days ago

Functional Consultant: POS
A Functional consultant: POS vacancy is available at a listed multinational diversified Retail Group in Northern Suburbs. R550K p.a. ctc
4 days ago

IT Hardware Telesales Consultant - Gauteng
Are you a driven sales individual who is immediately available with a success record in telesales with IT Hardware products? Our Client requires your passion to join his national team in a telesales capacity based in Paulshof in Gauteng.
5 days ago


Create a free job alert for                                

Cisco ACI Consultant in Johannesburg

Enter your email address below
and we will email you similar jobs when they become available:

You can cancel at any time. We will not spam you. By giving us your email address your agree to our Terms and Conditions