RUCKUS Senior Manager Systems Engineering
Senior Manager-Systems Job in Shelby, AL
In our ‘always on' world, we believe it's essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do.
Our RUCKUS Smart Wi-Fi, ICX switching, IoT, rich AI/ML Analytics software, secure policy user/device onboarding software, and broad portfolio of network management and control all redefine what's possible in wireless connectivity and network performance with flexibility, reliability, and affordability. RUCKUS has an unbeaten track record of working better than anyone else in the industries we serve. Don't just take our word for it. We can prove it.
We are looking to add a
Senior Manager Systems Engineer
to our RUCKUS team. This position is remote, requires 30% or more travel, and the candidate can be located anywhere in the US.
How You'll Help Us Connect the World.
You will support the North American team of sales and systems engineers providing customer and/or partner-focused technical enablement, sales support, and influencing, lead vertical architect. This role will be the MDU subject matter expert and trusted advisor.
Here, this position will collaborate with cross-functional group resources and leadership to define strategies and implement them along with the North American teams. The Systems Engineering teams will use this resource as needed to perform consultative solutions-based discussions with all levels of decision-makers and targets the customer's business initiatives, network architecture evolution, solution standardization, and deployment timeframes.
You will train, enable, and develop dedicated System Engineers and support the team's efforts to successfully position, influence, and grow the RUCKUS product portfolio to net new and existing installed base MDU customers, industry influencers, and solution partners. Come connect your future!
Required Qualifications for Consideration:
A completed Bachelor's Degree with 7+ years of pre-sales or equivalent experience working with routers, switches, and Wi-Fi technologies
5+ years of people management experience.
5+ years of hands-on experience in the MDU vertical including selling Wi-Fi and switch network solutions, deployments, managed services, etc.
Innovative leadership capabilities with the resourcefulness to deliver results, inspire change and build and empower teams with multifaceted strengths.
Expert verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to articulate vision and strategy in a way that encourages and motivates with focused intention.
You Will Excite Us If You Have:
A professional or associate-level project/program management certification.
A proficient understanding of MDU vertical customer and partner requirements, industry consultants and influencers, technical sales processes, critical account management, and experience operating MDU networks and deployments
Strong understanding and experience with MDU/MSP business models and technical requirements as well as key verticals knowledge including MDU, K-12, SLED, Higher Ed, Hospitality, large public venues and any other
Advanced understanding of partner business drivers and how to map these to a customer network environment, including identification of improvement areas in network design
Working knowledge of networking technical skills; specifically, 802.11 Wi-Fi technology evolution releases (Wi-Fi 5, 6, 7), RF antenna signal propagation behavior, standard processes design and assessment, predictive heat map creation, wireless troubleshooting, wireless network optimization, IP routing and switching WAN/LAN design, setup and configuration, Layer 4-7 application services, security authentication methods and products, SASE, SD-WAN, RADIUS, AD, Virtualization environments/deployments, VM installations, (any of VMWare, KVM, Hyper-V, GCE, Azure, AWS), secure device/user onboarding solutions, etc.
General knowledge of the following areas of specialization: Cloud services (SaaS); VLAN; security (SASE); SD-WAN; wireless controller architectures; indoor and outdoor wireless deployments
Solid understanding of Wi-FI design tools such as Ekahau, TamoGraph, Air Magnet, etc.
Perks & Benefits:
The candidate will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package, including paid vacation, medical, dental, and vision plans, life and accidental death insurance, a 401(k) plan, and participation in the Company's Sales Incentive Plan. This position also benefits from eligibility to participate in CommScope's Long-Term Incentive Plan (“LTIP”), as approved by CommScope's Compensation Committee.
Anticipated total compensation range (base + bonus-uncapped) dependent on experience and qualifications:
$160,000 - $230,000.
What happens after you apply:
Learn how to prepare yourself for the next steps in our hiring process by visiting https://careers.commscope.com/how-we-hire.
CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables game-changing discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.
Ruckus Networks builds and delivers purpose-driven networks that perform in the demanding environments of the industries we serve. Together with our network of trusted go-to-market partners, we empower our customers to deliver exceptional experiences to the guests, students, residents, citizens, and employees who count on them.
If you want to grow your career alongside bright, passionate, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.
CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at email@example.com. You can also learn more about CommScope's accommodation process and EEO policy at https://careers.commscope.com/eeo.
Req ID 75031