Intern – Technical Sales (UK)

Intern – Technical Sales (UK)  

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Central London 
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10+ Months 
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Working as part of a highly regarded team of technical sales engineers in our UK & Ireland region, our Internship will provide you with a fundamental understanding of sales and pre-sales roles and develop the skills to communicate F5’s solutions.

Reporting to the Senior Director, Systems Engineering for the region you will be supported by one of our locally based Senior Systems Engineers as your buddy whilst you are part of our Program.

Your Typical Day May Involve:

•Identify and research relevant new and emerging technologies, companies and communities of interest for the sales engineering team and collating or presenting your findings as meaningful insights.
•Providing Proof of Concept (POC) support to our Sales Engineers - a key technical aspect of the role - and help you gain the expertise to run some of your own POCs.
•Developing excellent knowledge and experience of the technical aspects of the sale as we work with our customers through the sales process. This can include RFP support, shadowing customer meetings, opportunity evaluation and technical sales closure.

You Are:

•Studying a Computer Science or Information Technology degree with a strong commercial interest and motivated to learn about the tech industry.
•Technically proficient in Linux, networking and application security. Some knowledge of VMWare and Cloud technologies such as AWS and Azure would be an advantage.

We’d Love to Hear from You If:

•You are a self-starter with a positive approach and a keen interest in learning.
•You have excellent communication and presentation skills and are able build collaborative working relationships with your peers.

Why You’ll Love Working at F5:

At F5, your experience is every bit as meaningful to us as it is to you. You’ll have the opportunity to learn and take away:

•As well as our Intern Program onboarding and training, you will build a valuable commercial and technical foundation through work shadowing, on the job learning and taking ownership of value adding tasks.
•F5 technical certifications.

This will be a paid Internship for 12-months duration based at our London office.

F5 Networks is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace.

The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.