||- CCIE certification or CCNP with CCIE level skills
- 4-5+ years of experience in Pre Sales Engineering
- Solid Cisco R/S, Nexus & Catalyst skills
- Ability to act as a Subject Matter Expert to regional clients
- In depth understanding of enterprise datacenter technologies including networking, security, NAS, Cloud Computing and physical datacenter practices is a plus
- Strong experience with IP-based and Fiber networking for SAN/NAS technologies
- Xensource and / or Virtual Iron experience / certifications are a plus.
- Any relevant certifications are a plus: additional CCIE's, VCP, VSP, VTSP, etc.