Nutanix Minneapolis, MN- SLED Systems Engineer in Mineapolis, Minnesota
SLED Systems Engineer - Minneapolis, MN
The Sales Engineer is responsible for identifying and matching technology opportunities with the customer’s business issues and objectives, as well as channel partner training and enablement. The SE is a high impact, very prominent role responsible for establishing Nutanix as an innovative technical leader for enterprise and closing SLED accounts.
Engage as part of a sales team to achieve or exceed revenue targets
Drive sales with technical expertise, account management skills, sales ability, and exceptional customer focus
Present Nutanix Solutions value proposition to customers and partners
Participate in the consultation to prospective users and/or product capability assessment and validation as it applies to the technical sales process.
Install, support, and maintain Nutanix solutions at the pre-sales PoC deployments
Build long-term business relationships and become a trusted advisor within each account to identify opportunities and sell Nutanix Solutions
Ability to leverage and maximize reseller/alliance partner relationships to increase sales performance
Create and deliver technical product presentations and/or training sessions to channel partners and customers remotely or at customer locations/Nutanix facilities
Thorough understanding of one or more of the following areas:
Networking, Storage, and Platform Performance/Sizing.
Ability to maintain relationships with technical resources at all levels of a customer organization
Thorough understanding of technical sales techniques and processes including the ability to understand customer needs, overcome objections, assist in the development of business cases, and technically close deals
Flexible, dependable, self-starter, and capable of quickly learning new products and technologies
Excellent oral and written communications skills, as well as excellent presentation skills
Ability to travel within assigned territory and other locations including Corporate HQ
High level of specialized sales and product solution knowledge
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
IT experience as either a customer based architect or SE experience
Direct professional experience with VMware
Experience selling servers, storage hardware, or networking
Knowledge of Linux/UNIX
Previous experience selling to state, local or education strongly desired.
Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is to provide fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Nutanix hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.
Nutanix believes that associates should be provided with a working environment that enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.
We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.