AT&T Senior Consultant, Network Consulting in Santa Clara, California

JOB TITLE: Senior Consultant

PRACTICE: Network Consulting


  • As a member of a team of network consultants and senior consultants, you will use your in-depth knowledge of networking to design and implement solutions for our clients.

  • Responsible for consulting project activities from client identification through final invoicing.

  • Fulfills billable consulting service projects.

  • Acts as the subject matter expert within a specific discipline.

  • Typically leads an engagement team, consisting of other Consultants and/or Sr. Consultant, or may be the sole consulting resource on a project.

  • Technical responsibilities include problem identification, system architecture definition, hardware/software specification and/or design, implementation, testing, client training, and deployment.

  • Typically viewed as a mentor or coach.

  • Creates recommendation and implements new methods, techniques and /or procedures.


At AT&T Consulting, you will be working with the best in the industry. Here is what you should bring to the table:

  • 5+ years’ experience in the planning, design, and implementation of complex networks as part of a large enterprise network team, or within the professional services or network integration organizations.

  • Planning, design and integration of secure network technology.

  • A can-do attitude and a serious desire to have an impact on your company and the industry.


  • Thorough understanding of internetworking technologies and how technologies are deployed in complex, global networks.

  • WAN Expertise – Transport and Access Planning, Design, and Deployment Experience

  • Experience in analysis and selection of transport and access technologies including; MPLS, Private Line, LTE, and Internet based transports.

  • Design and engineering experience with WAN protocols and technologies including BGP, DMVPN, QoS, GRE and IPSEC.

  • DESIRED SKILLS : SD-WAN expertise including experience deploying SD-WAN platforms (FlexWare, VeloCloud, iWAN preferred).

  • Branch LAN Expertise – Planning, Design, and Deployment Experience

  • Experience developing site type (such as small, medium, large) architectures

  • Experience in equipment selection, sizing, and detailed engineered design

  • Data center expertise including core, distribution and segmentation

  • DESIRED SKILLS : WLAN expertise including technology and architecture analysis as well as design/engineering and deployment support.

  • IP Routing – Planning, Design & Deployment Experience

  • IP Routing Protocols – OSPF, BGP, M-BGP, EIGRP capabilities and corresponding configurations.

  • IP Addressing – NAT, DNS/DHCP, Address Summarization as it impacts IP addressing and IP routing.

  • DC Expertise – DC Core Network Planning, Design and Deployment Experience

  • Experience in analysis, design, engineering, and deployment of DC core networks built on legacy architectures, fabric enabled architectures and NGEN overlay architectures.

  • Experience with Load Balancing, DNS/DHCP, NAT, WANx and Proxies

  • Experience with separation and segmentation technologies (VLAN, VRF)

  • Experience with network virtualization technologies

  • DESIRED SKILLS : Software Defined Data Center expertise including:

  • Network virtualization including overlay technologies and architectures

  • Experience with Cisco ACI, Juniper Contrail, VMWare NSX and Openstack.

  • WhiteBox switching expertise and associated operating system software such as Cumulus, Pica8 and Big Switch.

  • Understanding of micro-segmentation

  • Network Equipment – Strong knowledge of features, functionality and configurations for Cisco Systems, Arista, Juniper, Extreme Networks, etc.


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Industry Certifications CCIE or proven equivalent experience

  • Very strong leadership, documentation, project management skills.

  • Ability to lead, coordinate, complex networking engagements in very large environments.

  • Ability to travel for engagement requirements.