Sr. Technical Support Engineer, Platinum

    • PaloAlto Networks
  • Posted 52 days ago | Updated 6 hours ago

Overview

On Site
USD 94,200.00 - 152,450.00 per year
Full Time

Skills

Palo Alto
Root cause analysis
Technical Support
Problem solving
IT service management
Network security
User guides
Knowledge base
Customer experience
Quality assurance
Technical marketing
TCP/IP
SSL VPN
OS X
Customer support
Platinum DB2 for z/OS
Cyber security
Leadership
Collaboration
Innovation
Sales
Data
Evaluation
Computer networking
Purchasing
Management
IMPACT
Cloud computing
SLA
UPS
Marketing
Training
SAP BASIS
Debugging
Media
Routing
Switches
OSPF
Border Gateway Protocol
VLAN
IPsec
NAT
GRE
Authentication
LDAP
SAML
RADIUS
TACACS
Communication
Virtual machines
Microsoft Windows
Editing
Cisco
CheckPoint
Juniper
NetScreen
Fortinet
Cisco Certifications
JNCIE
Military
FOCUS
Immigration

Job Details

Description

Our Mission

At Palo Alto Networks everything starts and ends with our mission:

Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.

Our vision is a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we're looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.

Our Approach to Work

We lead with flexibility and choice in all of our people programs. We have disrupted the traditional view that all employees have the same needs and wants. We offer personalization and offer our employees the opportunity to choose what works best for them as often as possible - from your wellbeing support to your growth and development, and beyond!

At Palo Alto Networks, we believe in the power of collaboration and value in-person interactions. This is why our employees generally work from the office three days per week, leaving two days for choice and flexibility to work where you feel most effective. This setup fosters casual conversations, problem-solving, and trusted relationships. While details may evolve, our goal is to create an environment where innovation thrives, with office-based teams coming together three days a week to collaborate and thrive, together!

Your Career

As a Platinum Support Engineer, you will work firsthand with our valued Platinum customers to address their complex post-sales concerns where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of many factors. You're a critical thinker in understanding the methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. You'll enjoy networking with key contacts outside your own area of expertise, with a strong capability of detailing difficult technical issues to both non-technical and technical professionals.

The type of Customer purchasing our Platinum Service is those who manage critical infrastructures and do require guaranteed response times as well as enhanced services for their mission-critical systems. Platinum is the first step towards offering a truly differentiated level of support starting with our high profile and largest customers.

Your Impact

  • Provide post-sales technical support, configurations, troubleshooting, and standard methodologies to customers via phone, e-mail, and web
  • Provide technical services around Cloud and Network Security technologies, troubleshooting and best practices observations to customers.
  • Meet enhanced response SLA's for customers who purchase our Platinum Support Offering
  • Handle support cases to ensure issues are recorded, tracked, resolved, and follow-ups finished in a timely manner
  • Use fault isolation and root cause analysis skills to diagnose and tackle complicated technical issues
  • Work to reproduce customer issues and qualify critical issues
  • Work directly with ETAC and Engineering to get customer issues resolved
  • Have a thorough understanding of software release and bug cycles
  • Conduct multi-vendor troubleshooting
  • Has visibility across the entire organization and Executive Leadership
  • Publish Technical Support Bulletins and other user documentation in the Knowledge Base
  • Build a positive customer experience by working closely with Development, Sales, Quality Assurance, and Marketing
  • Responsible for reviewing user documentation for training materials, technical marketing collateral, manuals, problem-solving guides, etc.
  • Travel may be required to customer sites in the event of a critical situation to expedite resolution
  • Provide on-call support 24x7 on an as needed basis & provide coverage on weekends and public holidays as needed

Your Experience

  • 5+ years related experience
  • Required experience with TCP/IP
  • Ability to independently debug broad, complex, and unparalleled networks with mixed media and protocols required
  • In-depth experience in routing and switching (OSPF, BGP, VLAN)
  • Experience with security (IPSEC, SSL-VPN, NAT, GRE)
  • Prior experience in similar vendor Technical Support Centers
  • Experience with Authentication Protocols a plus (LDAP/SAML/Radius / TACACS)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of VM and multi cloud environment is preferred
  • Strong ability to independently debug broad, complex, and unique networks with mixed media and protocols required
  • Experience with Windows and MAC OS is a plus (Debugging, Editing Registries, Plist etc.)
  • Experience with Cisco, Checkpoint, Juniper (NetScreen), Fortinet products, ZScaler a plus
  • Advanced certifications such as CCIE/JNCIE/PCNSE - an advantage
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent military experience required

The Team

Our technical support team is critical to our success and mission. As part of this team, you enable customer success by providing support to clients after they have purchased our products. Our dedication to our customers doesn't stop once they sign - it evolves. As threats and technology change, we stay in step to accomplish our mission.

You'll be involved in implementing new products, transitioning from old products to new, and will fix integrations and critical issues as they are raised - in fact, you'll seek them out to ensure our clients are safely supported. We fix and identify technical problems, with a pointed focus of providing the best customer support in the industry.

Our Commitment

We're trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity's status quo. It's simple: we can't accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at .

Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and 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 other legally protected characteristics.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

The compensation offered for this position will depend on qualifications, experience, and work location. For candidates who receive an offer at the posted level, the starting base salary (for non-sales roles) or base salary + commission target (for sales/commissioned roles) is expected to be between $94,200/yr to $152,450/yr. The offered compensation may also include a bonus. A description of our employee benefits may be found here .

Is role eligible for Immigration Sponsorship?: Yes