Professional Services Engineer
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Arista Networks

1,001-5,000 employees

Data-driven networking
Company Overview
Arista Networks is an industry leader in data-driven, client to cloud networking for large data center, campus and routing environments. Arista’s award-winning platforms deliver availability, agility, automation, analytics and security through an advanced network operating stack.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage


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Santa Clara, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Montreal, QC, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Computer Networking
Operating Systems
Software Engineering
  • Technical expertise in design, configuration and operation of routers and switches in data center, core, access, campus, and general network environments
  • Network operating systems including Arista EOS, Cisco IOS and/or other major network operating systems
  • Expert knowledge in the following areas: Ethernet, IPv4, IPv6, VLANs, VxLAN, EVPN, IPRouting, TCP/IP, OSPF, BGP, Multicast, QoS
  • Expert level knowledge of industry-standard CLI
  • Extensive experience in fault isolation, troubleshooting logic and techniques
  • Operation of network management protocols, tools and software
  • Arista CloudVision experience is highly desirable
  • Use of network analyzers, traffic generators, simulators, testing and troubleshooting tools such as Ixia, tcpdump, wireshark etc
  • Linux operating system knowledge
  • Knowledge of programming or scripting languages such as C++, Java, Python, Perl, JavaScript, shell, and automation frameworks typically used for ope rational automation such as Ansible, etc
  • Analyze customer landscape to develop technical and business requirements
  • Use the requirements to design the network that best meets the tactical needs of the customer environment
  • Develop High and Low Level Design documents based on gathered requirements that capture the design criteria and as-built information that can be used as a reference/blue-print for future deployments
  • Implementation and migration planning and support
  • Develop and execute test plans for the purpose of validating newly deployed Arista networks and to certify that the network is ready to carry production traffic
  • Work with customers to plan, write, and execute Methods of Procedure documents outlining steps to seamlessly migrate production network traffic from legacy infrastructure to the newly deployed Arista Network Fabric
  • Perform Knowledge Transfer Training on Arista network designs, platforms, and features to Arista Professional Services customers
  • Ongoing operational support to the customer
  • Develop professional relationships with customers by being a trusted advisor and working collaboratively to deploy and operate the Arista solutions effectively and efficiently
  • Assist Project Management in developing project plans to track deployment project task execution and timelines and to establish communication cadence with customers
Desired Qualifications
  • Specialize in Design and Deployment of Industry Leading Networking Solutions
  • 6+ years of industry experience focused on IP networks
  • 5+ years of working experience with network technologies including network design and deployments of Campus and Data Center networks. Knowledge of leaf-spine architecture is highly desired
  • Ability to develop accurate and meaningful requirements
  • Datacenter infrastructure high level and low level design experience
  • Advanced network protocol knowledge
  • Ability to lead and deliver network engineering projects including greenfield implementations, complex migrations and integration efforts
  • Experience working with all levels of the business from the engineering deck to the executive suite
  • Experience delivering technical and operational training to customers
  • Ability to work independently, prioritizing and managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • A computer science (or similar) degree
  • CCIE and/or JNCIE certifications/ equivalents, security certifications such as CISSP/equivalents