Sofya Strunskaya

Systems Engineer


Sofya is a Systems Engineer (SE) at Cisco Meraki. Sofya started her career with Cisco in 2015. Sofya participated in Cisco Sales Associate Program in Prague. After graduation she continued working in Global Systems Engineering supporting per-sales activities for Enterprise Networking solution portfolio across EMEAR. Sofya also worked as a field SE in Russia with Enterprise Networking and Security specialization. At Meraki Sofya is responsible for driving innovative cloud-based solutions across RCIS region. Sofya is passionate about working with global and diverse teams. Sofya is a frequent presenter at customer/ partner events including Cisco Live and Cisco Connect. One of her technical interests is Wireless Technology. In 2021 together with Cisco peers they organized YouTube vlog about Wi-Fi. Outside of work Sofya enjoys spending time with family and friends. Her hobbies are cooking, hiking and snowboarding.


October 12, 2021


Connecting with Tech Industry Leaders

3 min read

Systems Engineer Sofya and her colleague Steven start a vlog, The Basement Series, in 2020. Here are some of their favorite episodes, and what it has meant to Sofya — an example of how to stay ‘you’ in challenging times and as you become a parent.