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At Aviat Networks, we take great pride in hiring a workforce that is committed to supporting and strengthening our values and attributes. If you’re a results-oriented, customer centric and innovative thinker who also takes pride in personal and professional integrity, Aviat Networks is the ideal next step in your career. We are looking for people who love to solve problems, enjoy change and know how to have fun so come and join a dynamic team that strives to bring communications to the world.
Aviat Networks is the world’s largest independent supplier of wireless transmission systems. We are recognized worldwide for cutting-edge; 4G, backhaul, networking solutions and services. Customers in more than 135 countries depend on Aviat Networks to build, expand and upgrade their voice, data, and video solutions.
We currently have an immediate need for a Sales Engineer position either in Santa Clara, San Antonio, Montreal or Raleigh
A Sales Engineer is responsible for providing technical support and technical guidance to one or more Territory Manager(s) (TM) in their endeavor to sell company products, services and solutions to assigned accounts or within a given territory resulting in the achievement of a given quota. A Sales Engineer will be the key technical consultant assigned to understand the customers’ business and to develop product and service solutions in partnership with the Territory Manager(s) and in line with their direction. The key responsibilities of this position are:
Partner with the TM to support their efforts to develop relationships with existing and potential customers.
Will be expected to work directly with customers on occasion and per the account plan (or TM account strategy), to address sales needs and issues.
Able to analyze existing and anticipated customer requirements and promote consideration of company products and services to fill such requirements.
Assist the TM in the preparation of sales plans, business plans and product development plans.
Develop and deliver sales presentations that demonstrate breadth of knowledge of the company’s products and services and be able to strategically leverage the company’s value proposition.
Maintain technical proficiency, competitive knowledge and industry trends.
Collaborate with the TM in setting the “win” strategy on all jobs, whether quoted direct or through the use of internal team resources.
Work closely with Product Line Management to be kept informed of new products and other information of interest to customers and to be able to bridge the transfer of information from customers to Product Line Management to influence future development and direction.
Provide constructive and meaningful intelligence on the competition, customer requirements, market trends and product features to the appropriate organization.
Provide accurate and timely forecasts to management.
Provide first line design and pricing documents including transmission engineering path calculations, equipment pricing spreadsheets and high level system descriptions.
Manage priorities and tasks efficiently as well support internal teams in development of proposals and implementation of projects.
Job Requirements: (Education – Yrs of Experience – Preferred Skills and Knowledge)
BS and 8+ years experienced in a customer fac i n g role. MS is a plus.
Previous Sales Support Engineering or similar experience preferred
Background in IP system experience is a must (knowledge of WAN, Carrier Ethernet networks, etc. a plus) and individual must have strong working knowledge of IP networks and how microwave radios can integrate this technology in the industry.
Background in Wireless industry is a definite must and individual must be familiar with microwave path design criterion and methods.
Cross functional team work experience is a must,
Team players with a positive, can-do attitude,
Good sense of urgency and the capability to multi-task in an efficient manner
Must possess excellent communications and presentation skills.
Experience at being self-sufficient and able to work and develop technical growth in an autonomous manner.
Aviat Networks - 16 months ago