As a technical member of the MySQL sales team, you would advise companies on MySQL best practices, on strategies for scaling and providing database high availability, and for implementing enterprise-level management tools.
This position also assists thousands of companies that embed MySQL with their products. You would participate with a dynamic open source community and help with seminars, conferences and blogging.
As a Solution Engineer you will be responsible for providing presales technical / functional support to prospective clients and customers while ensuring customer satisfaction.
You will deliver high-quality MySQL presentations and present product strengths relative to competitors. You will lead in the design, validation, and presentation of MySQL software solutions.
You will assist customers in proof of concepts, build and manage relationships with key technical people in customer organizations.
Experience working in a customer-facing environment (ideally in a presales capacity) in the Middle East region is essential.
This position requires multiple years experience with relevant computer applications or database / tools including SQL databases like MySQL, Oracle, MS-SQL, PostgreSQL, NoSQL stores like MongoDB, Riak, Cassandra, Redis, CouchDB.
Relevant applications include web technology like Web-CMS, Magento, Drupal, Wordpress, Alfresco.
Working knowledge of MySQL or other databases and knowledge of widely adopted operating systems (different Linux distributions, Windows Server) is a plus.