Technology Solutions Professional

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Microsoft Technology Solutions Professionals main goal is to win the technical decision of customers to purchase and use our technology. You

will work in a team, enabling the customers through digital transformation by leveraging the intelligent cloud and intelligent edge. Technology

Solutions Professionals are expected to be able to both own and win the customers technical decisions, as well as find new opportunities

through their contacts and work they are on for sales people to further pursue.

 

As an Advanced Analytics & AI Technology Solutions Professional (TSP):

You will help customers make technical decisions to build tomorrow’s business and IT solutions based on Microsoft’s AI technology.

* You will lead technical presentations, demonstrations, workshops, architecture design sessions, proof of concepts, and pilots to explain,

demonstrate, and prove to our largest customers the capabilities of Microsoft's products and services, and how we can make their

businesses more successful.

* You will lead to mitigate technical, competitive and security blockers to accelerate the production deployment of AI solutions.

* You will own winning the technical decision at customers for sales opportunities and usage scenarios, through tailoring your message,

bringing ideas to customers, engaging with them to show our technology differentiation, and guiding them in decision making.

* You will work with partners and others at Microsoft, as well as use our core tools, social connection tools, and AI driven data to extend

your reach and the reach of your team, focusing on satisfying important customer needs

You will be a vital connection and orchestration point for a variety of technical resources, by:

* Orchestrating complex solutions with internal and external partners for multiple Microsoft products and services.

* Helping identify and diagnose technical, architectural, and competitive blockers and respective solutions for sales opportunities and

usage decision blockers, and helping ensure that these solutions are implemented.

* Sharing practical knowledge with partners to drive the sale, deployment, and adoption of Microsoft solutions.

* Shaping current and future products, marketing strategies, and customer centricity ideas through your feedback to sales, marketing,

and engineering.

You will stay sharp, share your knowledge and learn practices from others.

* We encourage all our employees to continuously maintain and enhance their technical, sales, professional skills and competitive

readiness.

* Your knowledge will be enhanced and shared by participating in internal Microsoft technical communities and in the broader industry

through events, blogs, whitepapers, training and articles for your domain.

* You will be recognized for sharing, learning and driving individual work that all result in business impact for customers, partners and within Microsoft. We encourage thought leadership and leadership from every employee. Primary accountabilities for this role include: * 50% - You will be the key technical leader and influencer in shaping customer decisions to buy, architect and adopt Microsoft Big Data , Advanced Analytics and AI solutions. Being a member of the sales opportunity team, you will give technical presentations, demonstrations, help execute proof of concepts, design and implement solutions leveraging P-Sellers, partners, ISVs and MCS as needed. You will directly support the market share and revenue growth of Microsoft Data and AI platform through your technical leadership in designing and implementing mission critical solutions for our customers. * 30% - You will be the thought leader in Advanced Analytics and AI space. You lead by participating in internal Microsoft technical communities and in the broader industry events and publishing blogs, whitepapers, reference architecture etc in your area of expertise. * 20% - You will influence the Microsoft Data & AI platform go to market strategies by providing feedback to sales, marketing, and engineering on current and future product requirements and sales blockers you encounter.

Responsibilities

Microsoft Technology Solutions Professionals main goal is to win the technical decision of customers to purchase and use our technology. You

will work in a team, enabling the customers through digital transformation by leveraging the intelligent cloud and intelligent edge. Technology

Solutions Professionals are expected to be able to both own and win the customers technical decisions, as well as find new opportunities

through their contacts and work they are on for sales people to further pursue.

 

As an Advanced Analytics & AI Technology Solutions Professional (TSP):

You will help customers make technical decisions to build tomorrow’s business and IT solutions based on Microsoft’s AI technology.

* You will lead technical presentations, demonstrations, workshops, architecture design sessions, proof of concepts, and pilots to explain,

demonstrate, and prove to our largest customers the capabilities of Microsoft's products and services, and how we can make their

businesses more successful.

* You will lead to mitigate technical, competitive and security blockers to accelerate the production deployment of AI solutions.

* You will own winning the technical decision at customers for sales opportunities and usage scenarios, through tailoring your message,

bringing ideas to customers, engaging with them to show our technology differentiation, and guiding them in decision making.

* You will work with partners and others at Microsoft, as well as use our core tools, social connection tools, and AI driven data to extend

your reach and the reach of your team, focusing on satisfying important customer needs

You will be a vital connection and orchestration point for a variety of technical resources, by:

* Orchestrating complex solutions with internal and external partners for multiple Microsoft products and services.

* Helping identify and diagnose technical, architectural, and competitive blockers and respective solutions for sales opportunities and

usage decision blockers, and helping ensure that these solutions are implemented.

* Sharing practical knowledge with partners to drive the sale, deployment, and adoption of Microsoft solutions.

* Shaping current and future products, marketing strategies, and customer centricity ideas through your feedback to sales, marketing,

and engineering.

You will stay sharp, share your knowledge and learn practices from others.

* We encourage all our employees to continuously maintain and enhance their technical, sales, professional skills and competitive

readiness.

* Your knowledge will be enhanced and shared by participating in internal Microsoft technical communities and in the broader industry

through events, blogs, whitepapers, training and articles for your domain.

* You will be recognized for sharing, learning and driving individual work that all result in business impact for customers, partners and within Microsoft. We encourage thought leadership and leadership from every employee. Primary accountabilities for this role include: * 50% - You will be the key technical leader and influencer in shaping customer decisions to buy, architect and adopt Microsoft Big Data , Advanced Analytics and AI solutions. Being a member of the sales opportunity team, you will give technical presentations, demonstrations, help execute proof of concepts, design and implement solutions leveraging P-Sellers, partners, ISVs and MCS as needed. You will directly support the market share and revenue growth of Microsoft Data and AI platform through your technical leadership in designing and implementing mission critical solutions for our customers. * 30% - You will be the thought leader in Advanced Analytics and AI space. You lead by participating in internal Microsoft technical communities and in the broader industry events and publishing blogs, whitepapers, reference architecture etc in your area of expertise. * 20% - You will influence the Microsoft Data & AI platform go to market strategies by providing feedback to sales, marketing, and engineering on current and future product requirements and sales blockers you encounter.

Qualifications

Technical Solution Leader

* Machine Learning architect. The expertise and ability to integrate complex elements and customer requirements into innovative

technical architectures building on Big Data (Hadoop, Enterprise Data warehouse and ETL) and AI technologies. required

* Cloud Trust. Demonstrated knowledge of identity, authentication, security, privacy, and compliance, and how they factor into cloud and

hybrid solutions required

* Technical breadth. Enterprise-scale experience with cloud and hybrid infrastructures, networking, architecture designs, migrations,

application development with Cognitive Services and Bots and technology management required

* Collaborative. Able to work cohesively with members of the Microsoft sales, services, and marketing organizations and Microsoft

partners required.

* Excellent Communicator. Strong negotiation, organizational, presentation, product demo, writing, and verbal communication skills

required.

* Executive Presence. Validated experience engaging with senior level executives preferred.

* Performer. Highly driven person who consistently exceeds goals and expectations required.

Consummate Professional

* Experience. 5+ years of related experience in technical pre-sales and/or technical consulting roles preferred.

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field required.

* Certification in domain-specific technologies preferred. * Certification in the following technologies preferred: cloud application development technologies (including OSS technologies) and Azure architecture and development exams (70-532 and/or 70-534) * Certification in information security preferred.

Who We Are Looking For ( IC3-IC4)

 

Technical Solution Leader

* Machine Learning architect. The expertise and ability to integrate complex elements and customer requirements into innovative

technical architectures in the Big Data (Hadoop, Spark, Enterprise Data warehouse and ETL) and advanced analytics space required

* Cloud Trust. High-level expertise in sophisticated identity, authentication, security, privacy, and compliance requirements, and

experience integrating them into cloud and hybrid solutions required.

* Technical breadth. Industry leading experience with cloud, hybrid infrastructures, networking and adjacent technologies, architecture

designs, migrations, and industry standards required.

* Performer. Highly driven person who consistently performs well above company or industry norms required.

* Executive Presence. Strong leadership to influence industry decision makers and boards required.

* Lead. Able to lead, inspire and mentor members of the Microsoft sales, services, and marketing organizations and Microsoft partners

required.

* Influencer. Ability to drive and influence vibrant internal and external communities through extremely strong negotiation,

organizational, presentation, product demo, writing, and verbal communication skills required.

* Consultative Technical Selling and Challenger mindset. Validated experience in consultative technical selling approach, including bringing

innovative ideas to customers problems and being customer focused preferred.

* Performer. Highly driven passionate person who consistently exceeds goals and expectations required.

* Growth Mindset. Experience and passion for learning (technical and professional skills); implementing practices from others; trying,

failing and learning from that; sharing practices and knowledge for others’ benefit required.

Consummate Professional

* Experience. 5-9 years of related experience in technical pre-sales and/or technical consulting roles preferred.

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field preferred.

* Certification in domain-specific technologies preferred.

* Certification in the following technologies preferred: cloud application development technologies (including OSS technologies) and

Azure architecture and development exams (70-532 and/or 70-534)

* Certification in information security preferred.

Who We Are Looking For ( IC5-IC6)

Technical Solution Leader

* Machine Learning architect. The expertise and ability to integrate complex elements and customer requirements into innovative

technical architectures in the Big Data (Hadoop, Spark, Enterprise Data warehouse and ETL) and advanced analytics space required

* Cloud Trust. High-level expertise in sophisticated identity, authentication, security, privacy, and compliance requirements, and

experience integrating them into cloud and hybrid solutions required.

* Technical breadth. Industry leading experience with cloud, hybrid infrastructures, networking and adjacent technologies, architecture

designs, migrations, and industry standards required.

* Performer. Highly driven person who consistently performs well above company or industry norms required.

* Executive Presence. Strong leadership to influence industry decision makers and boards required.

* Lead. Able to lead, inspire and mentor members of the Microsoft sales, services, and marketing organizations and Microsoft partners

required.

* Influencer. Ability to drive and influence vibrant internal and external communities through extremely strong negotiation,

organizational, presentation, product demo, writing, and verbal communication skills required.

* Consultative Technical Selling and Challenger mindset. Validated experience in consultative technical selling approach, including bringing

innovative ideas to customers problems and being customer focused preferred.

* Performer. Highly driven passionate person who consistently exceeds goals and expectations required.

* Growth Mindset. Experience and passion for learning (technical and professional skills); implementing practices from others; trying,

failing and learning from that; sharing practices and knowledge for others’ benefit required.

Consummate Professional

* Experience. 10+ years of related experience in technical pre-sales and/or technical consulting roles preferred.

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field required.

* Certification in domain-specific technologies required.

* Certification in the following technologies preferred: cloud application development technologies (including OSS technologies) and

Azure architecture and development exams (70-532 and/or 70-534)

* Certification in information security preferred.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. 

 

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Technology Solutions Professional
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