Looking to join an amazing team that is at the cutting edge of Collaboration and Employee Experience?
Look no further! Microsoft Teams is the most innovative cloud platform in computing today and we are hiring Teams Technical Specialists(TS) to help our customers as they transform!
The main focus of the Teams TS is to influence the technical decision of customers to purchase and use our technology. You will work in a highly collaborative team, enabling customers through digital transformation by leveraging the Modern Workplace of Microsoft 365 and Surface. As a Teams TS, you will work within a virtual team of technical, partner and consulting resources to help educate your customers at a technical level, demonstrate and prove our solutions, and win the technical decision allowing the team to achieve/exceed quarterly revenue and consumption targets in your accounts. Being part of this team will allow you to develop and maintain your deep technical expertise across Microsoft and non-Microsoft cloud-based infrastructure technologies.
You will help customers make technical decisions to build tomorrow’s business and IT solutions based on Microsoft technology.
You will be the subject matter expert on your local sales team leading technical presentations, demonstrations, workshops, architecture design sessions, production ready pilots for Teams Meetings, Calling and Devices ensuring customer security and compliance requirements are met, assisting with developing the Microsoft 365 Core, Teams Platform & Firstline ecosystem
You will own winning the technical decision at customers for sales opportunities and usage scenarios, through tailoring your message, bringing ideas to customers, engaging with them to show our technology differentiation, and guiding them in decision making.
You will work with partners and others at Microsoft, as well as use our core tools, to extend your reach and the reach of your team, focusing on satisfying important customer needs.
You will be a vital connection and orchestration point for a variety of technical resources, by:
Orchestrating complex solutions with internal and external partners for multiple Microsoft products and services.
Helping identify and diagnose technical, architectural, and competitive blockers and respective solutions for sales opportunities and usage decision blockers and helping ensure that these solutions are implemented.
Sharing practical knowledge with partners to drive the sale, deployment, and adoption of Microsoft 365 suite, Teams Voice and Devices solutions.
Shaping current and future products, marketing strategies, and customer centricity ideas through your feedback to sales, marketing, and engineering.
You will stay sharp, share your knowledge, and learn practices from others.
We encourage all our employees to continuously maintain and enhance their technical, sales, professional skills, and competitive readiness.
Your knowledge will be enhanced and shared by participating in internal Microsoft technical communities and in the broader industry through events, blogs, whitepapers, training, and articles for your domain.
You will be recognized for sharing, learning, and driving individual work that all result in business impact for customers, partners and within Microsoft. Microsoft encourages thought leadership and leadership from every employee.
Experience. 5+ years of related experience in technical pre-sales and/or technical consulting roles preferred
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field preferred.
Certification at least one of the following technologies required: Core O365 platform, Skype for Business/Lync server, Teams/Skype for Business/Lync clients, Microsoft 365 Certified: Microsoft Enterprise Administrator Expert , Microsoft MS700 Teams Administrator
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.
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