Systems Engineer III

Date: Jul 6, 2019

Location: Santa Clara, CA, US

Job ID: 34323

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Job Description


**This position will be located in Santa Clara, California**



The role of Systems Engineer III is a specialty occupation in the field of Sales Engineers which involves the sales of complex technologies through the use of intimate knowledge of test systems and networking protocols, as well as customer support of technologies. The duties require a background equivalent to a U.S. Bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering or equivalent.  Requires pre and post sales quality assurance experience with networking protocols and strong knowledge of routing and switching protocols, including BGP, OSPF, IS-IS, STP, dot1q, ACL, IPv4 and IPv6 and MPLS technologies and L4/L7 data protocols, including HTTP, FTP, TCP and Voice/Video.  The position will be working with top tier Cloud customers in the Bay Area so having familiarity with cloud technologies like AWS, Kubernetes and scripting/orchestration tools like Python, Ansible as well as DevOps experience are highly preferred.




  • Providing technical expertise and complex technical solutions on Ixia’s products and services
  • Attending design/consulting engagements with potential customers
  • Providing technical support through sales presentations, product demonstrations, installation and maintenance of company products
  • Integrating Ixia products and services at the system level into the customer’s environment and ensuring interoperability
  • Articulating strategic and tactical benefits of technical solutions to customer and recommending solutions to meet their needs
  • Developing product/feature demonstrations and training content to client
  • Maintaining knowledge of market trends/competitive products
  • Working closely with Engineering Team and Product Management on product demonstrations
  • Providing technical support in the sales of strategic, complex or advanced systems or applications
  • Building mini-applications based on customer requirements to demonstrate feasibility of the application, often requiring rapid prototyping




  • Bachelors or Masters Degree or University Degree or equivalent.
  • Typically 4-5 years relevant experience for entry to this level.
  • Requires in-depth knowledge and experience in job and ability to work independently

Job Function


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***Keysight is an Equal Opportunity Employer.***

Keysight Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : California : Santa Clara

Job ID : 34323 

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