SALES ENGINEER – COX BUSINESS (Job Number: 215868)
Website Cox Business
Cox Business is a leading provider of technology solutions in markets across the US. Our product portfolio includes managed network and hosting services, cloud infrastructure, Internet, voice, TV, and other emerging technology solutions. We strive to create an environment that nurtures personal development and the opportunity to build on your talents, and we embrace a diverse workforce and the unique skills that come from a variety of people and perspectives.
We are looking for a Sales Engineer with a customer-centric focus who is passionate about exceeding our clients’ expectations and assisting in the acquisition of new businesses. In partnership with sales, you will meet with current and prospective Cox Business clients to design and develop cost-effective technology solutions to meet their evolving needs.
Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions
- Partner in the preparation and delivery of technical presentations, helping to both develop sales opportunities and drive them to closure
- Analyze customer requirements to understand how Cox Business products and services can be applied to meet their needs and solve their problems
- Work closely with the sales team on account strategy and identify additional opportunities in existing accounts
- Provide statement(s) of work, scope and design documentation, solution summaries, operational support detail, and other technical documentation to outline delivery and lifecycle of services proposed to customers
- Provide consultation to potential customers on technical alternatives that solve business problems
- Develop technical and strategic responses for requests for information (RFI), requests for proposal (RFP) and requests for quote (RFQ)
- Research and demonstrate industry knowledge and emerging technology trends
- Perform additional duties and special projects related to the position as assigned.
- Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S. based job. (Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will be considered.)
- 2 or more years of experience required in a related field
- 1 year of telecommunications (telephony, data, and video) experience
- Self-motivated with excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently and within teams throughout the organization
- Ability to efficiently conduct consultative analysis and provide recommendations
- Proficient in computer operating systems, equipment and Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
- Valid driver’s license, good driving record, reliable transportation
- BS/BA in related discipline strongly desired
- 3 years of telecommunications (telephony, data, and video) experience with a proven level of competence with Firewalls and Switches, Windows servers, Active Directory, backup software
- Certification completion of OSI related competencies such as Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) programs or MEF-CECP 2.0 certification
- A proven level of experience with SD-WAN, Wi-Fi, SIP trunking, and virtualization / “*aaS” solutions and platforms such as DaaS, DRaaS, O365, IaaS, and PaaS.
Who We Are
About Cox Communications
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. We’re dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.
We are the Cox family of businesses. We’ve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions – Cox Communications and Cox Automotive – are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. We’re also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. We’re looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope you’ll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer – All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
Primary Location: 5159 Federal Blvd, San Diego, CA, US
Division: Cox Communications Inc
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Shift: Day Job
Requisition Number: 215868