Solutions Architect / Pre-Sales Engineer
In this role you will become the pre-sales technology specialist with:
responsibility for the comprehensive scope and technical design and costs
an excellent knowledge of network technologies along with a competent understanding of cloud, applications and server platform technologies, etc.
Ability to accurately generate solutions and handover to delivery documentation.
This role represents one of the most senior engineering positions within my client’s services team.
As such, the position requires the ability to operate under limited supervision, exercising independent judgement. It therefore requires the ability to operate under limited supervision, exercising independent judgement.
You will already have practical systems support skills and broad network and/or infrastructure knowledge.
You may have, or are working towards, industry certifications; my client has a growth focus and is willing to invest in your development and certifications.
Suited to a person with strong technical background and a desire to develop growth into services to its clients.
Provide technical leadership in design of network and system projects
Develop well-prepared, accurate conceptual design documentation and scopes of works
Provide recommendations regarding future technology and strategy relating to Network, WAN optimisation & Security based technologies.
Keep abreast of technology and develop appraisal reviews where applicable.
Provide documentation as input to the preparation of Tender submissions
Act as a prime technical interface with technology providers.
Skills, Knowledge and Experience
Industry based technical qualification (degree preferred) in IT or Telecommunications Engineering
Cisco CCIE (Service Provider preferred) or CCNP Design
Related engineering discipline and equivalent experience
Networking and Security (e.g. Cisco, Checkpoint)
Cloud Technologies (e.g. AWS, Azure)
“aaS” (such as Service management, security and software)
Other vendor certified/qualified – desirable
Solid understanding of network protocols
Minimum 5 years solid experience in the implementation of network infrastructure and possess industry recognised certification.
Significant demonstrable experience in a system design role.
Network infrastructure and Security platform build and administration experience
Product development and /or customer design experience.
Experience in engagement and negotiation with vendors.
Managed Services offerings
Experience with a managed services or system integrator environment.
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