Commercial Sales Engineer at Zscaler, Inc. in Seattle, Washington

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Job Description:


We are looking for Commercial Sales Engineers who are sharp, creative, and hardworking with an unwavering desire to be the best.

Traditional security companies are becoming less relevant as cloud adoption and digital transformation become the norm in every market industry and in every market segmentation.Zscaler has been a leader in Gartner's MQ for 10 consecutive years and has helped shape the emerging SASE category (a true category creator).We are well positioned to dominate this massively growing cloud security market.

The Zscaler Sales Culture
Winning Technology and Products -We offer the best technology and products for the cloud first world. We pioneered cloud security and continue to grow our 20B+ TAM by releasing new products every year.
Investing in People - A well-funded and world-classSales Strategy and Enablement Team to help you succeed.Sales process, practical methods and training to help youramp faster and close larger deals as companies accelerate their move to the cloud.
Supportive Leadership - An industry leading leadership team with strong values, off the chart business acumen that well help you succeed quickly, while providing mentorship and career growth.
Competitive; We Play to Win - We are playing in a Rapidly growing TAM and huge market mega-shifts that leads directly to Zscaler; tracking a growth path similar to Salesforce, Workday, & ServiceNow.

Commercial Sales Engineer
Reports to: Sr. Manager, Commercial Sales Engineers
Location: Remote - Any Major Metro in the US (PST/MST is a plus)

As a Zscaler Inside Sales Systems Engineer you will support the North America Corporate and Territory Sales Team in presenting the Zscaler cloud security solution to prospective customers This includes creating and delivering demonstrations of the products, gathering customer technical requirements, creating evaluation test plans with customers and managing the evaluation process to a successful conclusion.

You will work closely with customers as their primary point of contact for feedback and resolution of issues and be the customers' advocate for issues that require assistance from the HQ Support team. You will provide feedback to the Product Management team on new feature requests and product enhancements from your customer base. This is sales engineering role covering SMB (<2k employees) accounts. The position isremote with little to no customer travel required.

Your path to success:

  • Deliver technical product presentations via web conferencing

  • Deliver technical custom product demonstrations via web conferencing

  • Provide product installations and custom product configurations remotely

  • Work with Channel Partners to provide technical training and end user demonstration/evaluation assistance

  • Work directly with Product Management team as a liaison to accounts around technical product requirements

  • Effectively interact with internal engineering teams to scope out and provide solutions to complex technical issues for highly visible account opportunities

  • Help train Inside Sales team on Zscaler technology and support for technical sales and competitive messaging

What we expect from you:

  • BSCS or equivalent preferred with 2-4 years of experience as an SE or systems integrator

  • Excellent knowledge and prior experience selling network security technologies including but not limited to: HTTP and web related technologies, proxies, caches, firewalls, SSL/IPsec, VPN's, DLP, Mobile, anti-virus, spam and spyware solutions (Gateway and SaaS)

  • Strong understanding of Network topology and practical experience working with routing and switching products, including troubleshooting

  • Demonstrable experience with systems installation, configuration and administration of routers/switches, UNIX/Linux and Windows-based systems (prior Active Directory/LDAP experience desirable)

Other Requirements:

  • Prior startup experience being one of the first SE's into an organization

  • Experience working with channel partners and understanding of a channel centric go to market approach

  • Experience from companies in the enterprise networking security space

In return, we will invest in you; and in your customers. You will be supported by a world class team made up of some of the most prominent names in security who turn our customers into advocates; and give you the skills you need to build a highly successful career. Additionally, we will make every effort:

  • To provide you with the best support, learning, and access to expertise in the marketplace.

  • To invest in your personal and professional growth and reward you accordingly with competitive pay, benefits, and equity.

  • And, provide you with an environment that is defined by collaboration.

Why Zscaler?

People who excel at Zscaler are smart, motivated and share our values. Ask yourself: Do you want to team with the best talent in the industry? Do you want to work on disruptive technology? Do you thrive in a fluid work environment? Do you appreciate a company culture that enables individual and group success and celebrates achievement? If you said yes, we'd love to talk to you about joining our award-winningteam. Additional information about Zscaler (NASDAQ: ZS ) is available at

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employmentwithout regard to race, sex, color, religion,sexual orientation, gender identity,national origin, protected veteran status, oron the basis ofdisability.


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