Professional Services Engineer 2

New Delhi, IN, 110001

Sales

Sophos Overview – Cybersecurity Evolved

As a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, Sophos protects nearly 400,000 organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by SophosLabs – a global threat intelligence and data science team – Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints (laptops, servers and mobile devices) and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques, including automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and more. The award-winning Sophos Central cloud-based platform integrates Sophos’ entire portfolio of best-of-breed products, from the Intercept X endpoint solution to the XG Firewall, into a single system called Synchronized Security. Sophos products are exclusively available through a global channel of more than 47,000 partners and Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Sophos also makes its innovative commercial technologies available to consumers via Sophos Home. The company is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.”

Job Purpose

 

If you're reading this, you’re passionate about all things relating to Technology and want to be a key part of a successful business where you are using cutting edge tools and delivering best of breed cyber security solutions for our customers. You will not be scared of networks or things that go bump in the dark while being strangely attracted to clouds without knowing why.

 

On offer is the opportunity to further your Professional Services career by joining an established, highly successful global Cyber Security organization based in Manila. We are seeking an experienced and talented Professional Services Consultant to join our growing team.

 

Focusing primarily on the Network Security Sophos Solutions (SFOS and SG) as well as willing to expand their expertise in Endpoint Security space (Endpoint Protection, Server protection, Encryption. etc), the main responsibilities of the role include onsite / remote technical consulting to end user in relating to moving Sophos solutions into production, providing certified training, health checks and upgrades on existing implementations and best practice security advice.

 

Main Duties

 

  • Deliver high quality Technical Consultancy to maximise customer satisfaction with their purchased Sophos solution and in support of subsidiary revenue targets
  • Conduct in-depth needs analysis with prospect/customers technical staff to determine requirements and specifications of Professional Services solutions in line with Sophos best practices
  • Develop and maintain customer documentation such as Statements of Work, Delivery Reports, Best Practice Recommendations etc.  On completion of any chargeable activity ensure that the work undertaken is fully documented and archived in accordance with Sophos Professional Services agreed process.
  • Participate fully in Professional Services internal processes, such as activity tracking for Utilization and Revenue reporting etc
  • Deliver presentations, internally and at customer sites, to provide technical and process training and in support of the Sophos Services value proposition
  • Support the sales liaison process to understand the issues faced by larger customers and identify ways to add value through the delivery of Professional Services solutions
  • Understand the costs surrounding any services offered or delivered and make recommendations to maximise productivity and profitability
  • Actively participate in regular team meetings by providing feedback on current day to day and future planned activity
  • Provide technical training to customers
  • Other duties as required in support of Sophos strategic goals.

 

Special Conditions

  • Willingness to travel – mostly India region with very occasional trips to Australia, ASEAN and China.
  • It is expected that an average of 80% of the time will be spent in the field working on customer sites – predominantly but not exclusively within country of residence (India) – requiring travel outside normal business hours and regular overnight stays.

Skills & Experience

Skills

Essential

  • Deep technical knowledge of security concepts and business requirements
  • Ability to assess technical requirements and propose appropriate solutions
  • Computer Skills – Setting up, upgrading, trouble shooting, installation and Configuration
  • Strong analytical and problem solving
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Customer service – ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written
  • Planning and organisational
  • Ability to prioritise within a high workload
  • Ability to self learn any other technologies required to successfully finalize engagements.
  • Great eye for detail

Desirable

Presentation skills, including sales and training

Familiarity with Sophos solutions or similar competitive products

Experience

Essential

  • Experience of supporting customers within a strategic high-level IT environment
  • Experience of installation, configuration and troubleshooting of Microsoft enterprise solutions, including Desktop, Server, IIS, SQL, Active Directory, Azure etc.
  • Experience of installation, configuration and troubleshooting of enterprise grade network devices such as firewalls, routers and switches. Extremely strong knowledge in enterprise networking technologies (LAN/WAN, routers, gateways, firewalls, DNS, LDAP, Apache).
  • Experience of working to defined levels of service delivery

Desirable

  • Experience with security solutions (Anti-Malware, Data Protection, UTM, Mobile, Email and Web)
  • Working as a technical consultant within a customer facing environment
  • Proven track record of troubleshooting IT computer, server or network issues to successful resolution
  • Experience with supporting virtual platforms (VMWare, Hyper-V, Xen)
  • Programming experience in any of C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET, HTML, Perl, VBScript, Jscript

Equal Opportunities

Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

 

 

If you choose to explore this opportunity, and subsequently share your CV or other personal details with Sophos, these details will be held by Sophos for 12 months in accordance with our data protection policy which can be found here and used by our recruitment team to contact you regarding this or other relevant opportunities at Sophos.  If you would like Sophos to delete or update your details at any time, please reply to this or other emails from Sophos clearly stating your request, or follow the steps set out in the data protection policy describing your individual rights.  If you have any questions about Sophos’ data protection practices please contact dataprotection@sophos.com.

At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.


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