Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist Service Provider Routing & Switching (JNCIS-SP)

Designed for experienced networking professionals with beginner to intermediate knowledge of routing and switching implementations in Junos, this written exam verifies the candidate’s basic understanding of routing and switching technologies and related platform configuration and troubleshooting skills.



Recommended training for this certification

Junos Intermediate Routing, Junos Service Provider Switching and Junos MPLS and VPNs


  • Exam code: JN0-363
  • Written exam
  • Administered by Pearson VUE
  • Exam length: 90 minutes
  • Exam type: 65 multiple-choice questions
  • Pass/fail status is available immediately
  • Junos Software Release: 19.4

Detailed Exam Objectives include:

  • VPN Concepts and Troubleshooting
  • VPLS
  • VLAN Concepts
  • Bridging
  • STP Theory
  • STP Implementation
  • User Defined Routes
  • Load Balancing
  • GRES and Non-Stop Routing
  • OSPF Configuration
  • Theory and Troubleshooting
  • ISIS Configuration
  • Theory and Troubleshooting
  • BGP Attributes and Operation
  • IPIP and GRE Tunnels
  • IPV6
  • MPLS
  • Tunnels
  • High Availability


The certification is valid for three years. To view the recertification options, go to the Recertification webpage.