Calnex Vacancy

Associate Field Applications Engineer (USA)

Calnex is the world-leader in test and measurement solutions with over 350 customers in over 65 countries around the world. Based in Linlithgow, Scotland - Calnex is managed by a team with exceptional technological expertise. Our engine room is run by the best developers in the business. Our Engineering team in the UK works closely with marketing and sales, turning market and customer requirements into high quality, winning products. It truly is a team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

We enjoy supportive, collaborative working relationships with all of our employees across the world in the UK, Americas, Canada, India, Malaysia, Taiwan, Mainland China and Hong Kong. An inclusive company that listens to our employees, Calnex promotes a fulfilling, positive and rewarding company culture. Take a look on our YouTube channel to see what some of our employees say about life at Calnex or read their blogs on our Website Careers Page.

At Calnex, we value our employees and want to create an employee experience where you can learn, share, develop your career and thrive. Our culture enables our employees to learn and develop in a supportive environment, providing a chance to develop your career in an innovative, experienced team where you can add your skills and experience to the mix to drive our future success!

Based in Seattle, WA or surrounding areas our FAE will be the primary technical interface to our partners and customers throughout the west coast region.

Key Responsibilities of this Role

  • The ability to gain a thorough understanding of the Calnex product line and related technologies.
  • Help our customers to prepare test configurations and resolve issues.
  • Provide pre-sales and post-sales technical support, establishing a consultative relationship with both our partners and customers, which includes:
    • product capability assessment
    • defining test requirements
    • lab configuration debug
    • training issues to resolution
  • Understand customer requirements and demonstrate how Calnex products can fulfil their requirements.
  • Understand product specifications and applications for specific customers.
  • Explore business opportunities and make marketing proposals.
  • 50% travel required with some international travel.

Essential Skills, Experience and Qualifications

  • U.S. Citizen.
  • 0-5 years’ experience in Computer Networking.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Networking experience.
  • Networking/Protocol knowledge. (CCNA or equivalent preferred)
  • Excellent communicator with strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Effective presentation skills.
  • The ability to build positive relationships to enable close technical and personal ties with our customers, creating an atmosphere for efficient issue resolution and an open door for exploring new opportunities for Calnex.
  • Team player.
  • Independent - self-starter.
  • Adaptable to rapidly changing market requirements with prioritization skills.

Calnex rewards success and offers competitive salaries. Our comprehensive benefits package includes flexible holidays, life assurance, short and long-term disability cover, dental and vision insurance, Healthcare options, a retirement plan and work and wellbeing benefits including virtual fitness and wellbeing classes, all taking care of our employees financial, mental and physical wellbeing as well as future health and financial security needs.

Currently, our teams are all working remotely with limited travel due to lockdown. Post lockdown, travel within and, occasionally, out with the US will be part of the role.

If you'd like to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, please apply.

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"A critical element of Calnex’s ethos is to be a company that people enjoy working for and with. Personality fit and a positive attitude to both fellow employees and all other people that may be encountered while the individual represents Calnex will be a key attribute of the successful candidate."


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