Digital Solutions Engineer Graduate - speaking German Start date: July 2022 *Applicants need to have graduated within 12 months of start date The Elevator Pitch: Why will you enjoy this new opportunity? The world is moving fast, and technology has proven to be instrumental to meet the growing needs of businesses and citizens while contributing to a more modern, sustainable and people-centric society. VMware is the global leader in digital transformation and by joining us, you will be in a unique position to make a true impact and reshape the way our customers leverage technology. With a comprehensive portfolio of cutting-edge technologies and a ubiquitous presence in all sectors, VMWare is the ideal place to take your career to the next level. Here you will have the chance to work with industry-leading technologies and learn from international subject matter experts in some of the most innovative technologies in the market. Simply put, you will “Work here, but transform everywhere”. At VMware, we strongly support and believe in our people, their imagination, ingenuity and talent that knows no bounds. You will be part of an international team that deeply values execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. The Digital Solution Engineering Graduate Program provides you with a unique opportunity to start and grow your career at a leading technology company. The Solutions Engineering (Presales) role is the perfect mix of business and technology, helping customers to understand how they can use technology innovation to transform their IT landscape and achieve their business goals. Come join us and realize what’s possible! Success in the Role: What are the performance outcomes over the first 6-12 months you will work toward completing? The first year of the Academy Graduate Program you will be mostly discovering your role, our technology and learning through doing. At VMware we invest heavily in training Solutions Engineering graduates. While a good grounding in the fundamentals of technology is important, in the VMware Academy we value attitude, aptitude and a hunger to learn over technical knowledge or experience. In a multi-disciplinary Academy program, you will meet and collaborate with colleagues with a diverse array of skills, experiences and backgrounds to build a well-rounded view of what makes VMware a market leading organization. In this Solution Engineering track of the Academy, we will focus on developing the future stars of our world-renowned pre-sales organization. If you love to win, have strong people skills and an enquiring mind you will get to: Learn and keep up to date on the latest innovations in technology. Engage and interact with people and customers. Build highly valued industry skills while achieving business goals. Be constantly challenged in an industry that is constantly evolving. Academy Structure: The Academy program is structured to run over 24 – 36 months, starting with 6 weeks of foundational training. This training will introduce you to VMware and its technologies, after which you will continue your in-role training as part of the solutions engineering team. The Work: What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis? As you progress onwards from Academy and become an Associate Solution Engineer (SE) you will be executing the following tasks: Talking to customers, introducing them to new technology concepts and ideas that can enhance their business strategy. Presenting and demonstrating transformative VMware technologies that can make their strategic vision a reality. Designing the right technology solutions to meet customers' biggest business challenges, taking advantage of a rich portfolio of VMware products and services. Collaborating with and learning from mentors and subject matter experts on an ongoing basis. Focusing on problem solving and successful customer outcomes. Through close collaboration with sales, professional services, and many other teams, a Solutions Engineer builds long term customer relationships, ensuring the customer meets their business challenges through adoption of VMware solutions. At VMware you will benefit from an exceptional work-life balance and unparalleled career growth potential, alongside regular mentorship, buddying and networking opportunities across VMware. What is the leadership like for this role? What is the structure and culture of the team like? The Digital Solution Engineering Team is diverse and dynamic, with a great mix of former SE graduates and some senior industry Solution Engineers too. As a team we are constantly evolving and growing, and we believe that each one of us brings our own uniqueness and innovation to the table. Teamwork is necessary from our leadership to our most junior team members, we are expected to help each other every day to achieve our own and mutual goals, doing our best to be better and more efficient in everything we do. The management team have more than 10 years of experience in Solution Engineering, Technical Sales, Management of early talent and building successful and highly motivated teams. Where is this role located? This role is based out of VMware’s state-of-the-art Digital Sales Centre in Barcelona which is home to a vibrant, diverse, and talented team of young professionals from across Europe. The role is open to candidates in Europe that fluently speaks not only English but also German. What are the benefits and perks of working at VMware? You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Below are some highlights, or you can view the complete benefits package by visiting www.benefits.vmware.com. Employee Stock Purchase Plan Medical Coverage, Retirement, and Parental Leave Plans for All Family Types Generous Time Off Programs 40 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community Rethink's Neurodiversity program to support parents raising children with learning or behavior challenges, or developmental disabilities Financial contributions to your ongoing development (conference participation, training, course work, etc.) Wellness reimbursement and online fitness and wellbeing classes Category : Sales Subcategory: Systems Engineering Experience: New Graduate Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time Posted Date: 2021-09-09 VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what’s possible today at http://careers.vmware.com. Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. 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