Technical Presales Engineer

Recruiter
Buy it Direct
Location
Huddersfield
Salary
£20000 - £30000/annum
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Presales Engineer 

Buy It Direct is a dynamic, creative and innovative company, investing heavily in eCommerce. They`re one of the fastest growing and largest independent online retailers, with a turnover of £140 million. They have six well-recognised online brands which is what makes them the success that they are. These include Laptops Direct, Appliances Direct and Furniture123, and to top that off they also run website solutions for Debenhams and Tesco. They continue to grow year on year, so now`s the time to join in! 

Position: Pre-Sales Server Specialist 
Location: Huddersfield - Poundstretcher 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: 40 hours per week 
Salary: from £20,000, with OTE of £30,000, dependant on experience 

About the role: 

As Buy It Direct continues to grow they`re now looking to recruit a Technical Presales Engineer to join their high performing, dynamic and growing B2B sales team. The role`s really key within their business as you`ll play an integral role within the sales team supporting with your technical knowledge and experience to develop the best technical solutions for their customers. Their sales team will be the ones liaising with the customers, but they`ll need your help and support to make sure the technical details and specifications meet the customer needs, and that the right solutions are offered. 

It really is everything they`ve said above. You`ll need to build excellent working relationships with your colleagues to ensure you work well together to create the best solutions for their customers. You`ll advise the sales team accordingly on technical queries and solutions, making recommendations and adaptations as needed. You`ll be the expert in the room and therefore will need to use this to support the team in whatever way you can! 

About you: 

They`re really keen to hear from you if you`ve got strong technical experience, ideally having been working within pre-sales support within IT. As you`d expect you must understand and have a passion for how to build and specify server solutions using HP quickspecs & iquote, Fujitsu configurator and other server quote tools. You must be inquisitive with a developed passion for all things IT, with a keen interest in the technology which underpins server and networking. Finally, you`ll need excellent interpersonal skills to build relationships with your colleagues to make sure their customers get the best service and solutions possible. 

You may have experience of the following: Java, C#, PHP, Web, Mobile, Software Consultancy, Pre-Sales Consultant, Technical Consultant, Pre-Sales Technical Consultant, Software Consultant, IT Consultant, Scrum, Agile etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK`s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications