Sales Engineer, Google Cloud (Apigee)

Google   •  

Atlanta, GA

Industry: Technology

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Not Specified years

Posted 13 days ago

Apigee Edge is an advanced API platform that enables enterprises to create, manage, secure and scale APIs. Using Apigee, enterprises can design and deploy API proxies in public and private clouds, secure data in transit with OAuth 2.0, SAML and two-way TLS, protect against traffic spikes by adding dynamic routing, caching and rate-limiting policies to APIs, and measure the success of both API operations and API business with end-to-end analytics.


As part of an entrepreneurial team in this rapidly growing business, you will help businesses of all sizes leverage technology to connect with customers, employees and partners.

In this role you will play a critical role in establishing credibility and confidence with our prospective clients, by demonstrating and proving our value through our products, services, and thought leadership. You will work closely with prospective customers, leveraging your technical aptitude and drive to envision, determine and communicate how we can best serve our customers' unique needs.

Google Cloud helps millions of employees and organizations empower their employees, serve their customers, and build what's next for their business - all with technology built in the cloud. Our products are engineered for security, reliability and scalability, running the full stack from infrastructure to applications to 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.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience building and delivering Proofs of Concept (PoCs).
  • Development experience with Java and other languages like JavaScript, Python, Node.js and other API related technologies.
  • Experience with web services related standards such as HTTP, REST, SOAP, and OAuth.


Preferred qualifications:

  • Technical sales engineer experience in a cloud computing environment or equivalent experience in a customer facing role.
  • Experience architecting and developing software for scalable, distributed systems.
  • Hands-on familiarity with middleware and cloud technologies like NOSQL datastores, Google Cloud, AWS, Azure and Mobile app development
  • Ability to lead architecture discussions and influence key decision makers around deployment topologies, scaling, performance and sizing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to travel as needed and to work flexible hours with prospects in different geographies and time zones, and with a distributed team
  • - Develop a strong working relationship with the customer's technical staff and be able to gain their trust and credibility through your deep technical knowledge and subject matter expertise - Work closely with the Account Executive to align the technical requirements and the solution design with the customer's business drivers and demonstrate our unique value - Develop Proofs of Concept, presentations and demos with a clear plan to take a prospect successfully through the evaluation process and turn them into a happy customer - Manage and lead the customer throughout the evaluation process through to closure - Coordinate and deliver RFP/I/Q responses and technical architecture solutions