Systems Engineer, Wireless Specialist, Carrier Accounts

Date: Dec 6, 2018

Location: Everett, WA, US

Job ID: 31742

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Job Description

The Systems Engineer (Sales Engineer) understands various complex networking and security infrastructures being deployed by the largest service provider organizations. They are responsible for building relationships with service provider customers, strategic technology partners, and resellers to recommend the most appropriate solution. Preferred Location: Seattle, WA area. Duties and Responsibilities Provide technical expertise through sales presentations that provide detailed information concerning Ixia solution capabilities, competitive differentiators, and industry knowledge. Support technical evaluations of recommended solutions onsite with the customer in their lab or pre-production facility. Understand service provider customer future needs to assist with roadmap and future product feature requests. Author test plans for use by customers during product evaluation. Execute test plans and provide actionable results analysis documents. Operate with minimal direction from management while also working daily with account team to ensure proper priority of tasks. Work with other service provider SEs to share lessons learned and foster a team atmosphere.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications
Exceptional customer service skills: written, verbal, and presentation
3+ years’ experience as a pre-sales system engineer or the equivalent related to telecom, data networking, or network security.
Strong background in networking, including a solid basic understanding of routing and switching.
Strong background in LTE, EPC, 3G and associated 3GPP protocols.
Good knowledge of LTE RAN concepts preferably through testing the eNodeB.
Must have knowledge and solid understanding of applications, including the OSI model as well as common protocols and applications used by service provider organizations.
Ability to troubleshoot, identify and solve problems from L1 through L7.
Ability to present complex technical presentations on-site as well as over webex.
Good knowledge and experience with test automation through either TCL, Python, RestAPI or Perl.

Preferred experience

5+ years of experience in networking and pre-sales engineering.

Deep fundamental knowledge of L2-3 protocols and UDP/TCP/IP.          

Possess a solid understanding of RAN testing.

Application experience with HTTP, SMTP, POP3, IMAP, SIP, SMB/CIFS, RADIUS, Diameter.

Working experience with Routers, Switches, Firewalls, IPS, Load Balancers, and Proxies.

Experience with next generation or Application Firewalls is preferred.

Mobility 3G and LTE Evolved Packet Core experience. WiFi, 802.11 a plus.

Ability to execute tests using Ixia’s Ixload traffic emulator.

Job Function

Support / Service


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Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : Washington : Everett || Americas : United States : Washington : Pleasanton

Job ID : 31742 

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