Cisco Associate Sales Engineer (Full Time) - United States in RTP, North Carolina

Associate Sales Engineer (Full Time) - United States

  • Location: RTP, North Carolina, US

  • Area of Interest Sales - Product

  • Job Type New Graduate

  • Technology Interest *None

  • Job Id 1229992

Are you ready to change the world?

What You’ll Do

For the first four months of the program, you will learn about the newest technology advancements, including Cisco architectures, solutions, products, and competitors. You will be based in either Research Triangle Park, NC or San Jose, CA depending on the business need. Over the next eight months, you’ll advance into an engineering role as part of your on-the-job-experience within the Cisco Global Virtual Engineering (GVE) Team. As an Associate Sales Engineer (ASE), you'll be actively involved in sales opportunities and assigned to meaningful projects that align to your skill set. The opportunity to shadow technology professionals as well as pursuing certifications will be incorporated into the program. GVE is a dynamic technical presales organization, which provides software and systems engineering services to customers, partners, and internal Cisco sales employees. Upon graduation from the program, you will be promoted into a Virtual Systems Engineering role within Cisco, where you can continue to ultimately accelerate your career into a Field Systems Engineer and beyond.

Who You'll Work With

You will participate in an elite training program and gain valuable skills with global qualifications. Join the fun and creative team that is recognized as one of the industry-leading early-in-career development programs for top university graduates from around the world! A successful ASE will expand their software and networking knowledge to collaborate with Cisco sales professionals and provide technical solutions for our customers. Learn from top Cisco experts in a rare setting among your peers. The Cisco Sales Associates Program offers a global environment that provides 12 months of on-the-job training that will prepare you for a successful sales engineering career at Cisco. Gain hands-on education and experience with leading-edge technology, while receiving an attractive salary and accelerating your career dreams.

Who You Are

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree (BS/BA minimum) in Electrical, Computer, or Networking Engineering; Computer Programming; Information Technology; Management Information Systems; Computer Science; Mathematics

  • You graduated between May 2016 - July 2018

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher or equivalent

  • Real passion for technology, including an understanding of Python and object oriented programming

  • You are comfortable engaging an audience by explaining complex technology in simple terms

  • Ability to creatively apply technology to solve customer problems

  • Technical support, presales support, installation, or sales experience in the technology industry preferred

  • Fluent in English, written and verbal

  • Able to legally live and work in the country for which you’re applying, without visa support or sponsorship (student visas or visas obtained on your own are not applicable for the program)

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their own unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

● We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

● We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

● We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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