Solutions Architect (UK&I- Channels & Mid Market)

Sales Engineering · Anywhere within UK, Berkshire
Department Sales Engineering
Employment Type Full time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Are you the ultimate techie with a commercial mindset, with a deep understanding of enterprise video and unified communications technologies? Are you passionate about driving technical success in a multi-tier channel sales model? In that case, keep reading! 

 

Pexip, a leading player in the video collaboration space, is looking for a hard-working, self-starting Solutions Architect to support the Channel and Mid-Market Teams. The role will focus primarily on the UK & Ireland market, but will occasionally also cover the wider European area. You will be responsible for partnering with the local channel management team to help drive adoption within the existing customer base, as well as developing new business within the region. Typical tasks include ensuring successful Proof of Concept installations at medium and large sized customers. You will also work across team lines, engaging with Professional Services, Customer Success, and more. 

 

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a keen balance of technical ability with the interpersonal skills to help customers and channel partners understand how the utilization of Pexip technology can increase the value of their existing applications. 

 

This is a fantastic time to join the fast-growing UK&I Sales Team, and contribute to the success in 2021 and beyond. Are you the right person for us?

 

Essential Responsibilities:

 

  • Work closely with UK&I Channel Team to provide technical support to the existing Pexip channels and distributors.
  • Provide technical pre-sales support to the Mid-Market Sales Team as they interact with prospective new customers.
  • Maintaining a deep technical understanding of the Pexip product portfolio, upcoming roadmap, and competitive positioning.
  • Triage feedback from the field and provide it to our world class R&D Teams.

 

The position is based in the United Kingdom.

 

Candidate Qualifications:

 

  • Experience in a technical pre-sales environment, working in a multi-tier channel sales model to help drive new business as well as serving existing customers. 
  • Strong working knowledge of the video collaboration industry and related technologies, including SIP, H.323, WebRTC, Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business, firewall traversal, VoIP, etc. 
  • Working knowledge of technologies that help govern IP-based collaboration: firewalls, routers, MPLS networks, media relays, reverse proxies, etc. 
  • Understanding of third-party collaboration solutions such as Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Skype for Business, Cisco WebEx, Zoom etc. 
  • Awareness of commodity compute and virtualization, including VMware and Intel Xeon processors. 
  • Awareness of private cloud compute, such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud. 
  • Demonstrable ability to work within a global team.
  • Capable of developing creative, but still robust solutions to seemingly insurmountable problems.  
  • Must be willing and eager to learn new technologies. 
  • Willing to go above and beyond in the name of channel, customer and organizational success. 
  • Fluent in English
  • "Can do" attitude! 

 

If you think this looks like a nice and relaxing position, this is definitely not for you :-) 

 

About Pexip:


Pexip provides a unique approach to video communication on any device and across traditionally incompatible technologies such as traditional video conferencing, Microsoft Skype for Business, WebRTC in-browser video, and mobile. Pexip software is used by organizations to overcome B2B video communications and collaboration challenges or to build new innovative ways of B2C video communications channels. The Pexip solution integrates natively with multiple technology platforms and is a part of an organization’s strategic IT solution. Pexip customers exist across all industries including within financial services, healthcare, government, manufacturing, legal services, education, pharmaceutical, and countless others.


The Pexip culture builds on a strong foundation of solid values. We are passionate and love what we do. We believe in the power of video communication, and together we work to enable people to communicate better and more efficiently. At Pexip, work is not a place, but a part of your life, and something you enjoy to the fullest. Every day, we are committed to making work simpler, more productive, and more efficient for all our customers. We want to make a lasting change.


Pexip has HQ in Oslo, Norway, main offices in London, UK, Stockholm, Sweden, New York and Herndon, US and Sydney, Australia, as well as sales offices across the globe.


Pexip is an equal opportunity employer and evaluates applicants regardless of an individual’s age, race, color, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are committed in creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Diversity and culture are what make Pexip so unique! 

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  • Location
    Anywhere within UK, Berkshire
  • Department
    Sales Engineering
  • Employment Type
    Full time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced