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Arista Networks Ltd

Arista Networks pioneered software-driven, cognitive cloud networking for large-scale datacenter and campus environments. Arista's award-winning platforms, ranging in Ethernet speeds from 10 to 400 gigabits per second, redefine scalability, agility and resilience. Arista has shipped more than 20 million cloud networking ports worldwide with CloudVision and EOS, an advanced network operating system. Committed to open standards, Arista is a founding member of the 25/50G consortium. Arista Networks products are available worldwide directly and through partners.

At the core of Arista's platform is the Extensible Operating System (EOS™), a ground-breaking network operating system with single-image consistency across hardware platforms, and modern core architecture enabling in-service upgrades and application extensibility.

Arista was recognized as a leader with top score in current offering and strategy categories in The Forrester Wave™: Hardware Platforms For Software-Defined Networking, Q1 2018. The Arista team is comprised of experienced management and engineering talent from leading networking companies. Arista designs revolutionary products in California and delivers them worldwide through distribution partners, systems integrators and resellers with a strong dedication to partner and customer success.

Founded in 2004, launched in 2008, Arista is led by Jayshree Ullal. The seasoned management team has a rich and extensive history in networking and innovation. Arista was recognized as a leader with top score in current offering and strategy categories in The Forrester Wave™: Hardware Platforms For Software-Defined Networking, Q1 2018. The Arista team is globally recognized as respected leaders and visionaries in networking technology.

 Arista has a prestigious set of customers, including leading global technology companies in financials, web 2.0 and cloud/service providers, building public and private cloud computing systems. Arista builds scalable data centers for many Fortune 500 companies and delivers products worldwide though distribution partners, systems integrators and resellers with a strong dedication to partner and customer success. Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, Arista also has offices in San Francisco, Bangalore, Vancouver, Singapore and Ireland.

 Arista EOS, is the most advanced network operating system to enable open third party development. The award-winning software is built upon a stable, open source Linux core with a central state-oriented database that makes EOS inherently self-healing, in-service upgradeable and extremely robust. Arista EOS Central offers access to development tools, scripting examples, and support to deliver real-world solutions that bridge the gap between what vendors build and what users want. Arista actively shares code samples, engages in collaborative forums, and posts works in progress to get early insight into use cases.

Arista Networks is a leader in building scalable, high-performance and ultra-low latency cloud networks with low power consumption and a small footprint for modern datacenter and campus environments. Purpose-built hardware with Arista 7000 family and Arista EOS, maximize system uptime, stateful fault repair, Advanced Event Management, Zero Touch Provisioning, latency analysis and a fully accessible Linux shell. Arista's Ethernet switching solutions include native support for VMware, network-virtualization and hundreds of applications. Arista's hardware platforms are designed to meet the stringent power and cooling requirements of today's most demanding data centers, proven advantages already in use in many of the largest cloud data centers around the world.

Vacancy details

TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS ENGINEER - Graduate (Shannon) Arista Networks was founded to pioneer and deliver software-driven cloud networking solutions for large data centre storage and computing environments. Arista’s award-winning platforms, ranging in Ethernet speeds from 10 to 100 gigabits per second, redefine scalability, agility and resilience. Arista has shipped more than 20 million cloud networking ports worldwide with upwards of 15% market share of the Cloud networking market through products such as Cloud Vision and EOS, an advanced network operating system. Committed to open standards, Arista was recognized as a leader with top score in current offering and strategy categories in The Forrester Wave™: Hardware Platforms For Software-Defined Networking, Q1 2018. The Arista team is comprised of experienced management and engineering talent from leading networking companies. Arista designs revolutionary products in California and delivers them worldwide through distribution partners, systems integrators and resellers with a strong dedication to partner and customer success. Going far beyond the standard call center or tiered support position, the Technical Solutions Engineer at Arista Networks is a top level engineer, equivalent to a Tier 3 or Escalation Engineer in most support organizations. The TSE works in a non-silo environment, supporting all of Arista’s products and the many network protocols and features covered by EOS. He or she will work directly with both the customer and (when needed) the software and hardware development teams. The TSE team also performs all their own recreates in a dedicated lab environment. Giving customers direct access to a high-level engineer streamlines the support process and raises customer satisfaction. Required Product Knowledge and Technical Skills: Basic knowledge of Networking industry, products and protocols. Good knowledge of protocols such as ARP, IP, TCP, UDP, ICMP is ideal. Experience with troubleshooting tools such as IXIA, tcpdump and Wireshark (or similar packet generation and analysis tools) is desirable. A strong comfort level with Linux is highly desired. Familiarity with programming/scripting (C++, Java, Python, Perl, JavaScript, shell) a plus. Desired Skills: The ideal candidate possesses the ability to troubleshoot complex and dynamic customer environments while balancing the communications needs of each case. A strong analytical mind is required, as is the ability to triage. As we are continually releasing new features and products, a high aptitude for both learning and teaching are required. Our engineers work closely with other members of Customer Engineering as well as both Software and Hardware development - both in diagnosing problems as well as communicating them in multiple technical contexts. Thus, excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must, as is a collaborative approach. Preferred Qualifications: Minimum education is a BS/BEng in a technical field (Computer Systems, Electronic & Computer Engineering, or similar) Entry level industry certifications are preferred e.g. CCNA, JNCIA or equivalent hands-on experience

How to apply

All applications or queries to “branislav@arista.com” by 31st Oct, 2019

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