WP Engine are hiring a WordPress Technical Expert to assist our sales team in our London office. This is a full time, permanent position.
WHAT IS COOL ABOUT THIS JOB
Our Sales Engineers have a strong focus on customer service, server administration, along with some development background (most commonly in PHP). This role requires significant hands-on experience with managing, developing and deploying web applications with WordPress. Come leverage your deep technical knowledge around PaaS enterprise grade solutions as we continue to expand our team and our client base.
THE DAY TO DAY
Internal sales team technical training, technical documentation creation, and frequent collaboration with product and marketing teams.
Communicate technical topics to non-technical individuals with ease and be highly adaptable in a quickly changing environment.
Work hand in hand with our Sales Representatives and customers to identify creative solutions to meet their business needs.
Cross departmental collaboration to communicate platform enhancements and feature creation.
YOUR EXPERTISE AND PASSION
3-5 years of customer-facing experience in a technical consulting, systems engineering, or pre-sales engineering role.
Demonstrated ability to effectively navigate challenging questions in a sales environment.
Intermediate experience in WordPress management, tuning, scaling, and security.
Intermediate LAMP stack knowledge along with DNS, Nginx, and Varnish experience.
Significant hands-on experience in PHP and the WordPress Codex.
Experience with cloud computing (laaS or PaaS) platforms.
Strong verbal and written communication skills on technical and business topics.
Strong Technical problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
Ability to manage competing priorities, deliverables, and tight deadlines in a fast paced environment.
Nice to Have:
Technical sales experience in the PaaS space.
Hands-on experience with AWS, Google, and CDN technologies.
Linux web and database server administration experience.
Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering, Information Technology or Business discipline.
THE PERKS & BENEFITS
Compensation (We offer market competitive salaries)
Stock Options (Every employee is an owner in the company)
Pension scheme with company match (Make the most of retirement)
Paid Time Off (25 vacation days)
Private Health Coverage (100% company paid)
Life and Disability Insurance (We’ve got your back)
Lunch (Monday – Thursday)
Apply Here: https://wpengine-careers.com/job/onTx6fwD/