Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: Sunnyvale, CA, USA; New York, NY, USA; Chicago, IL, USA; Atlanta, GA, USA; Irvine, CA, USA; Toronto, ON, Canada; Calgary, AB, Canada
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent practical experience.
Experience serving in the capacity of a Technical Sales Engineer in a cloud computing environment or equivalent experience in a customer and/or partner-facing role.
Experience with presenting and delivering, technical pitches cloud computing concepts such as Big Data, PaaS and IaaS technologies.
Ability to travel.
Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field.
Experience in and understanding of data and information management as it relates to big data trends and business challenges. Experience using and/or managing databases.
Experience with networking concepts including: routing, VPNs, load balancers and firewalls.
Experience architecting and developing software or infrastructure for scalable, distributed systems.
Experience coaching and mentoring technical teams.
Ability to quickly learn, understand and work with new and emerging technologies, methodologies, and solutions in the cloud/IT technology space.
About the job
As a Partner Engineer, you posses communication and organizational skills; and experience in cloud platform and infrastructure products, software development cycle, and SQL-based relational databases. You will bridge the gap between a customer’s needs and a partner’s ability to deliver on them.
You will work closely with business development and sales managers to grow and support the partner ecosystem. You understand the technical capabilities of our partners and are in a position to recommend the right partner to our customers. To assure our partners continue to add value to our customers, you will lead the effort to enable partners across technologies and solutions. You will contribute to customer adoption of Google Cloud by supporting partners as they illustrate how Google Cloud services can help customers innovate, bring their services to market faster, differentiate against the competition, and create new revenue streams. You will help partners succeed in the migration and deployment phase, assuring they have full access to Google Cloud’s artifacts, tools, templates, and best practices.
Google Cloud helps businesses and organizations empower their employees, serve their customers, and build what’s next – all with technology built in the cloud. Our products are engineered for security, reliability, and scalability, running infrastructure to applications, devices and hardware. And our teams are dedicated to helping our customers – developers, small and large businesses, educational institutions and government agencies – see the benefits of our technology come to life.
From startups building their first app to billion-user consumer companies crunching big data, the Google Cloud Platform gives developers and businesses the most advanced data and analytics solution on the market, along with Google's secure, high performance infrastructure. Our team of technical account managers and software engineers work with partners across all functions to develop solutions that harness Google's planet-wide platform to solve the world's most challenging problems.
Recommend integration strategies, enterprise architectures, platforms and application infrastructure required to successfully implement a complete solution on Google Cloud.
Manage technical relationship with our partners, empowering them to drive a successful pilot or proof of concept.
Work with the team to identify and qualify partnership opportunities.
Support partners drive toward customer acceptance of the technical proposal, leading to a commercial proposal and eventual commercial agreement.
Work directly with partners during the migration phase to assure they have all the tools necessary to deliver a successful deployment.
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