Cisco Systems Engineer Public Sector in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Systems Engineer Public Sector
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Area of Interest Engineer - Pre Sales and Product Management
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest *None
Job Id 1228251
What You'll Do?
Is technology your passion? Do you want to work for a company where you can see your ideas come to life? Do you want to consistently work with industry leaders and knowledge experts that will help shape your future and career? Do you want a company that has excellent benefits, strong employee programs, and an awesome PTO policy right from the start?
Then look no further than Cisco!! As a Systems Engineer at Cisco, you will partner with our Account Managers in a pre-sales technical role, showcasing Cisco product solutions-setting up demonstrations and explaining features and benefits to customers-and designing and configuring products to meet specific customer needs. Gain access to the broad palette of Cisco technologies and applications in a variety of vertical markets.
In additional to technological aptitude, and the ability to learn quickly and stay current, the ideal candidate's interpersonal, presentation and troubleshooting skills evoke passion and confidence. Direct account and partner responsibilities for selected accounts in the Dutch public sector space. Keep up-to-date on relevant competitive solutions, products and services. Provide technical and sales support for accounts in assigned territory. Perform technical presentations for customers, partners and prospects. Assist with the development of formal sales plans and proposals for assigned opportunities.
Who You'll Work With: We are the Public Sector. A team of Systems Engineers who partner with Account Managers. We work with partners and customers to ensure the best possible solution. We have been in these roles for multiple years and still support and empower each other. We have a wide range of interests outside of work, but we all love technology (and most of us have built our own Cisco or Meraki network in our homes)!
Who You Are: You are passionate about the customer experience and excited about new technology. You are a true team player and love to learn.
o multiple years of experience working with customers. Cisco product experience or relevant experience in key competitor offerings in technology area of emphasis required. Pre-Sales experience required.
-Typically requires HBO+ or equivalent education.
Knowledge of baseline SE skills and in-depth knowledge in at least one area of specialization.
Knowledge and strong operating experience in at least one of the following areas of specialization: Data Center, Collaboration (Voice, Video), Security or Route/Switch/Wireless.
Knowledge of relevant solutions sets, product line specifications, performance criteria and applications.
Competitive knowledge (in their area of specialization) including solution, technology and product offerings.
Understanding and conversant about company, competitors, technologies, solutions, product strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.
o Excellent written and verbal communication, listening, negotiation and presentation skills.
Ability to work effectively, add value as a team member and assume a leadership role for the team.
Demonstrated technical knowledge and consultative skills.
Fluency in Dutch and English
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