Jan 2017 Job Vacancy System Engineer at Sophos in Nigeria

Jan 2017 Employment Vacancy System Engineer at Sophos in Nigeria


Jan 2017 Career Opportunity System Engineer at Sophos in Nigeria

Job Title: System Engineer


  • You will handle all technical aspects of a supporting distribution partners by determining technical requirements and making product trials and evaluations successful.
  • Review partner opportunities, understanding the size, value and technical complexity, establish and agree the appropriate level of systems engineering resource to be assigned
  • Plan and prepare presentations to outline technical elements of customer solutions
  • Conduct technical demonstrations when required by the partner, using demonstration software and tools.
  • Build robust and productive relationships with technical staff at key partners
  • Present at various events as a key note speaker in order to promote the company in the region
  • Conduct product trainings/webinars for partner engineers.
  • Map regional technical feature requests with the product team.
  • Assist partners to write technical RFPs


  • Experience as technical support / systems engineer or security consultant
  • Solid Experience with networking devices like firewalls, proxies, VPN gateways or UTMs as well as endpoint and gateway security (both threat and data protection)
  • Presenting technical solutions to audiences of both technical and non-technical staff
  • Technical background in networking and/or security applications
  • Experience in working and supporting channel partners and customers
  • Systems administration experience (Windows/Linux/UNIX/Novell/MacOs)
  • Willingness to substantial travel in support of partners, and also internationally for conferences and training. (apx. 75% travel)
Location: Nigeria