Cisco Pre-Sales/Systems Engineer - Service Provider Acc's Turkey in Istanbul, Turkey
Pre-Sales/Systems Engineer - Service Provider Acc's Turkey
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Area of Interest Engineer - Pre Sales and Product Management
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest Service Provider
Job Id 1227624
What You'll Do
This high profile role aims at supporting Global Service Providers in mobility and networking in the transition to cloud and virtualized business models.
As Cisco is intensifying its presence in the Turkish market we are searching energetic and highly passionate individuals who can complement the existing workforce in the Global Service Provider organization.
Who You'll Work With
The role requires both strong sales skills, communication skills and deep expertise in the area of Service Providers, especially in mobility, networking and software with SDN and virtualization in mind.
The Systems Engineer is in charge of the following activities:
Develop consultative approach for a direct touch sales model
Provide technical and sales support to customers
Perform technical presentations and develop strong interlock within Cisco functions
Assist with the development of formal sales plans and proposals for assigned opportunities.
Support and address critical projects as well as critical situation and escalations, as needed
Actively participate as a specialist on assigned virtual team and provides consultative support in their area of specialization to other Systems Engineers.
Who You Are
The Systems Engineer has the following skills:
Team player is a must as roles implies to work efficiently with many parties: Sales, customers, Cisco Business Units.
Ability to articulate a value-add proposition of a solution in front of both technical and non-technical audience
Demonstrated sales and consultative skills.
Good balance between hands-on capabilities and theoretical technical knowledge.
Broad Service Provider and Telco architectures knowledge and understanding.
Demonstrated experience matured with complex Service Provider projects and solutions
Knowledge in several areas of specialization amongst:
SP Routing, Transport, Core and Egde
SDN and Virtualization, NFV
Data Centre and IT infrastructure
Cloud and Managed Services
Orchestration and Automation
Typically BSc/MSc studies from university in IT, programming or equivalent
8-12 years of experience as pre-sales systems engineer or similar post.
Cisco product experience or relevant experience in key competitor offerings
CCNP & CCDP Certification , CCIE is highly desirable and preferred
In-depth knowledge of baseline SE skills (Routing and Switching, mobile and Wireline technologies)
In-depth knowledge and consulting experience in a number of areas of specialization, including SP Routing, SP Core and Edge, Optical, SDN and Virtualization, Cloud and Data Centre.
Knowledge of relevant solutions sets, product line specifications, performance criteria and applications
Ability to learn by doing and put thoughts into actions
As multi-tasker you show an open, organized and structured way of working in a time-managed manner with a permanent follow-up of activities.
Share our values, notably: Teamwork, Dedication to Customer Success, Innovation & Learning, Life cycle Approach, Accountability, Openness, and Ownership.
Your enthusiastic social skills allow you to easily integrate in an existing team; you like to take initiatives and are autonomous minded.
Excellent verbal and written communication, listening, negotiation and presentation
Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.