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What you need to know about the job
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) advances the way people live and work. We bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions, helping our customers make their mark on the world.
Aruba and Silver Peak have joined forces! This acquisition demonstrates HPE’s continued commitment to double down on the Edge.
The addition of Silver Peak into the Aruba portfolio will strengthen Aruba ESP (Edge Services Platform), helping to architect the hybrid workplace with a comprehensive edge-to-cloud networking solution covering all aspects of wired, wireless LAN and wide area networking (WAN).
In a typical day as Silver Peak Pre-Sales Systems Engineer you :
Sell to and persuade technical personnel at medium and large enterprises on the value of Silver Peak
Deliver pre-sales presentations and demonstrations to customers and partners
Support sales efforts through on-site meetings, group presentations and marketing activities
Manage and own all technical aspects of the sales cycle
Architect, install and configure the Silver Peak virtual and hardware appliances into customer environments for proof-of-concept and production deployments
Own the technical relationship with customers, partners and resellers through technical training, problem escalation and new feature requests
Maintain a strong market awareness and knowledge of competitive technologies to best position Silver Peak
Provide prompt feedback to and be ready to aid product management and engineering on future direction of the product
Travel to trade shows, marketing events and Silver Peak headquarters
Participate in discussion with marketing and engineering teams on new product introduction and provide feedback
If you have these Skills, Expertise, Attitude and Education
Bachelors or equivalent degree in Engineering, preferably in EE or CS
3 years of experience as a pre-sales Systems / Sales Engineer
Ability to demonstrate a knowledge of networking protocols (TCP / IP, UDP)
Working experience with VLANs and IP subnetting
Experience using routing protocols such as OSPF and BGP
Knowledge and experience creating access control lists (ACLs) on routers and switches
Recent experience using the CLI on major router and switch vendors
Troubleshooting skills that include hands-on experience with the configuration of networking gear
Working knowledge of the installation and configuration of virtual machines on major hypervisors (VMware, Hyper-V)
Competent troubleshooting skills on the installation and configuration of hypervisors and operating systems
Microsoft Windows, Apple OS X, Linux operating system experience
Technical certifications are a plus not a must (VCP, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, JNCP)
If you are
a highly motivated individual with a can-do attitude who will go the extra mile to work with the customers to win their business
a team player willing to help out and share knowledge with peers and other teams
able work in a flat organization with a startup culture in a fast moving SD-WAN market
able to present to a large audience or group of people of mixed roles and technical abilities
fluent in English and German language
Join us and make your mark!
We offer :
A competitive salary and extensive social benefits
Diverse and dynamic work environment
Work-life balance and support for career development
An amazing life inside the element!
Part-time work or job-sharing is also applicable to this position.
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