1+ months

Security Technical Solutions Architect - GES

Cisco Systems Inc.
Clayton, MO 63105
 

What Youll Do



We have an exciting Security Technical Solutions Architect role open in our Global Security Sales Organization Enterprise team! You will be a highly motivated, entrepreneurial-minded sales professional who has a passion for delivering world-class technology and services that protect our customers from the network to the endpoint to the Cloud.  As part of your DNA, you are an aggressive, self-starter with the ability to build executive relationships, develop and execute sales strategies and tactics that maximize Ciscos opportunity within the customer environment, position and promote the partner and customer value proposition for Ciscos Security Architecture, articulate Ciscos product and business strategies, and create the demand that makes deals happen!





Check out the details:


Serve as the subject matter expert in Cisco Security Solutions
Provide guidance and assist account teams within the territory in building solutions to address specific customer security needs
Work with technology experts to help them position Cisco's security solutions effectively against competing offerings.
Provide specific solution/technology/product consulting, technical and sales support for major account opportunities
Understand business requirements for customer base and be able to translate them into technical requirements
Understand and articulate Cisco's architectures and services within Security technologies
Create, present and document technical solutions
Perform in-depth and high-level technical presentations for customers, partners and prospects
Drive identified major account opportunities (i.e. - technical consulting, upper level management presentations, and Cisco technology solutions) while allowing local account team to maintain long-term ownership





 Who Youll Work With



In this role as Security Technical Solutions Architect, you will provide guidance and assist account teams with in the territory in building solutions to address specific customer security needs. In this position you will be working with technology experts to help them position Cisco's security solutions effectively against competing offerings.
 





Who You Are



Minimum 5-6+ years of technical sales or pre-sales experience with 4+ years in Security specialization experience with Email Security, IDS/IPS, AV, Firewall, Advanced Malware Protection technologies
BS/BA (EE/CS) or equivalent highly preferred
Pre-sales experience required
Successful quota achievement
Proven track record or managing and winning technical and high value IT security projects
Experience of administering Unix/Linux systems, low-layer (packet-level) IP networking and have a thorough understanding of network security
Solid presentation and interpersonal skills
Commercial awareness and communication skills
Highly motivated self-starter that does not need day-to-day management
Desirable experience including press experience, delivering training courses, prior experience with Cisco/Sourcefire security technologies, experience with programming languages such as UNIX shell, Perl or C

 





Why Cisco Security



Cisco Security - Cisco delivers intelligent cybersecurity for the real world, providing one of the industry's most comprehensive advanced threat protection portfolio that is integrated, pervasive, continuous and open. Cisco's threat-centric approach to security reduces complexity while providing unmatched visibility, continuous control and advanced threat protection across the entire attack continuum -- before, during and after an attack.

Global Security Sales Organization (GSSO) - GSSO is taking big steps to position Cisco as the #1 IT Security provider in the industry. In addition to having the right market conditions, capabilities, products and services, we need the right people to take us there.

 




Why Cisco?



#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference powering an inclusive future for all. 

We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (36 years strong) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security company. We even invented an intuitive network that adapts, predicts, learns and protects. No other company can do what we do you cant put us in a box!

But Digital Transformation is an empty buzz phrase without a culture that allows for innovation, creativity, and yes, even failure (if you learn from it.)

Day to day, we focus on the give and take. We give our best, give our egos a break, and give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, bold steps, and take difference to heart. Because without diversity of thought and a dedication to equality for all, there is no moving forward.

So, you have colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Passion for technology and world changing? Be you, with us! 

 #LI-KT1

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Posted: 2020-10-23 Expires: 2021-01-03

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