The VMware Solution Engineer (SE) plays a critical role in building and sustaining customer relationships while driving the adoption of VMware solutions to surpassing our revenue goals. The SE works very closely with sales to build long-term business relationships within assigned accounts. The SE is a high impact, very visible role responsible for ensuring pervasive enterprise adoption of VMware software and solutions, and closing enterprise transactions within assigned accounts.
This position will be focused on strategic Healthcare accounts in South Texas and Louisiana. VMware's Healthcare vertical is one of the fastest growing segment in the company.
Job Role and Responsibility:
Present VMware value proposition to customers and partners
Understand the customer's high-level business challenges
Match VMware solutions to customer's business and technical requirements
Build long-term business relationships and become a trusted advisor within each named account, across all lines of business
Sell professional services consistently as part of a total solution
Define and implement a solution oriented go-to-market strategy for each named account to ensure technical adoption of VMware solutions
Build and leverage strong OEM and partner relationships
Identify new customer projects for VMware solutions
Present VMware vision, strategy and product roadmaps to executives and technical management
Drive the adoption of VMware solutions within strategic accounts moving current installations from departmental to enterprise
8+ years experience in technology related work, including roles in Pre-sales and/or customer-facing Consultant
Ability to collaborate with and motivate multiple groups toward accomplishing a task
Enthusiastic, self-starter with a charismatic personality
Proven track record of selling services as part of a solution
Ability to see and present "the big picture" and offer solutions to make it better
Strong customer facing and relationship building skills
Effective in working both independently and in a team setting
Strong listening and question based selling skills
Ability to uncover business challenges and develop a custom solution to solve those challenges
Experience with enterprise applications, security, systems management, and business continuity solutions a plus
Ability to travel as necessary (35-50%)
BA/BS or equivalent required
Familiarity with the Healthcare market in the region
Ability and willingness to mentor other Solutions Engineers as needed
At VMware, your On-Target Earnings are real, not virtual. We offer a competitive base salary plus a monthly commission which is tied directly to your team's quota attainment. Of course, given our growth, many of our teams surpass quota and enjoy the benefits of a plan that includes commission accelerators.
The flexibility of being "home-office" based; all new, top of the line hardware; quick and comprehensive expense reporting and reimbursement; company sponsored medical, dental, and vision coverage; 401K match; profit sharing; and employee stock purchase program (ESPP).
VMware, is an EPIC2 community (read about values and our journey on our career page: https://careers.vmware.com/life-at-vmware). We have been listed on Fortune's 100 Best Places to Work several times. We enjoy helping our people grow professionally and personally. Our employees are passionate and enthusiastic, and they come to work every day to help transform the impossible into the essential. We challenge the status quo by inventing better ways of doing things. Our culture is one of possibilities where everyone is inspired to achieve success on their own terms.
If you think that this position and our culture are right for you, we would love to hear from you.
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