Technical Presales – Cisco Campus Networks

Technical | Marlow, Manchester, Bristol, Leeds, Glasgow, South Coast

Reports To:

Infrastructure Design Team Leader

Location:

All UK Offices (Except London)

Salary:

Competitive plus excellent benefits

Softcat is one of the UK’s leading technology solutions businesses. Thanks to the success and growth of our services, we offer an increasingly broad range of tech careers. There could be a bright future for you if you’re interested in software, networking, analytics or cyber security.

Success. The Softcat way.

Softcat is a £1billion+ technology solutions business and trusted partner to names like Apple, Microsoft and Adobe. Offering a growing portfolio of services including software licensing, cyber security, and IT infrastructure, we give our technical teams the tools and support to make exciting things happen. This is where to achieve more for your career.

Your Role

As a Technical Presales -  – Cisco Campus Networks, you will work as a member of the Solutions Design department to translate a client’s business requirements into innovative, thoughtful and well-designed solutions. Although Networking should be your primary skillset, being able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding across the whole gamut of Solution Design (compute, storage, networking, backup, DR/BC, software, cloud, virtualisation, management and infrastructure) is a core part of the role.

You will be required to help understand, scope and document customers’ business and technical requirements. Produce high quality design documentation (Technical Proposals, High Level Designs, Visio diagrams, Statements of Work etc.) and assisting where necessary in the creation of a Low-Level Design (LLD). Whilst working with other Solutions Design members, professional services consultants and architects to develop cross-discipline solutions for customers.

What we need from you

  • A passion for technology and making technology work for businesses along with a desire to share your knowledge and experience with those around you
  • Demonstratable experience in a similar Networking Design based role
  • Industry recognised qualifications or certifications consummate to the role (e.g. Cisco CCNA or CCNP preferred) along with proficient use of vendor specific applications and sizing tools
  • Excellent communications skills, particularly with customers
  • Excellent time management skills and attention to detail with the ability to meet deadlines whilst maintaining the highest quality of output
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team to achieve results
  • An element of business awareness and commercial acumen

Rewards

We offer a good salary and benefits package including a pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare cash plan and access to Perklife, our dedicated portal for all things perks and benefits at Softcat. It’s designed to give you the flexibility and choice to suit your lifestyle and needs - there really is something for everyone. So, whether its activity passes or technology discount vouchers you’re after, or you would prefer to buy extra holiday for yourself or add your partner or family to some of the benefits… it’s entirely up to you. We’ll even give you an extra day’s holiday on top of your usual entitlement on your birthday.

Apply now

To become part the success story, please apply below now

Softcat is an inclusive company where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all and passionate about promoting greater diversity in the tech sector.