Sales System Engineer

£45000 - £50000/annum
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company is a market leading worldwide organization specializing in Computer and Network Security. They hold the industry’s most advanced proprietary global filtering system for ISPs, Telcos, governments, schools, and corporations and have customers located around the world and in every industry vertical.

The purpose of the company is to protect people from inappropriate content that permeates the Internet and Web pages and the filtering software and solutions they develop continuously evolve and offer the most protected and managed Internet experience currently available.

You will be responsible for gathering customer requirements, designing solutions that meet the requirements, and planning and executing the deployment of the solution that you designed.

Role System Engineering Group members are expected to possess strong networking experience to enable the design of the company's product, which is heavily dependent on network prerequisites. This requires exceptional communication skills, the ability to talk to stakeholders at multiple levels, systems analysis skills, project management familiarity, and an independent drive to gain knowledge and become a product expert.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Solution Architecture

Designing solutions for unique customer requirements. Ensuring design meets customer requirements.

• System Integration / Deployment

Hand’s-on deployment of solutions at customer premise and collaboration with customer technical teams.

• Pre-sales / Sales Support

Visiting customer sites with the business development team and advocating the technology to facilitate market proliferation.

• Customer Visits

Troubleshooting issues that arise during the delivery phase and facilitating knowledge transfer to customers.

Maintaining a healthy relationship with all of the company's customers.

Technical Competencies:

Hand’s on Linux experience, ideally in RedHat
Hand’s on experience with common network equipment
Hand’s on experience with common scripting languages such as Shell Scripts
Hand’s on experience performing root causes analysis in software and networks.
Hand’s on experience designing and deployment proxy based network solutions.
Direct involvement in the design and implementation of large, scalable network systems.
Direct involvement in solution delivery, pre-sale, post-sales, both.
Telecom service provider networks (routing, OSS/BSS, AAA, LDAP, Radius)
Networking (IP, Routing, Switching, Bridging, TAP, Active Directory, Security, Proxies)
Network scalability, redundancy, resiliency, mission critical systems.
Systems analysis and design.
Root cause analysis.

Salary Negotiable - Dependent on experience.

Car + Mileage allowance

Pension Plan