Sr. Systems (Pre-sales) Engineer - GSI / GSP (m/f/d)

Sales Engineering - EMEA Munich, Germany Berlin, Germany Frankfurt, Germany Hamburg, Germany Stuttgart, Bayern Dusseldorf, Nordrein Westfalen Walldorf, Baden-Württemberg Germany Bonn, Germany Req.Num.: 17921

This role is pivotal as we expand our partnerships with the leading global systems integrators across Central-Europe. We are looking for someone who has direct experience working with Global Systems Integrators (GSIs) and Global Service Providers (GSPs) and has established trusted advisor status with their key technical decision-makers.

Your ability to be both player and coach is essential. As an individual contributor, you will be able to architect complete solutions, document design wins, and effectively “bake” Nutanix solutions into our GSI partners’ overarching service offerings. 

As our GSI business continues to expand, you will utilize your extensive network to recruit the very best GSI architects in the business. Increasingly, your role as a leader and coach will expand as you build a high-performance team whose members can work alone with a high degree of autonomy, as well as collaborate with one another when needed.


  • Architect and integrate Nutanix solutions into overarching GSI service offerings
  • Leverage your contacts within the GSI community to establish Nutanix as the vendor of choice
  • Design and implement complex POCs on customer premises or at GSI offices
  • Take ownership of all aspects of the technical sales process from beginning to end
  • Can cover for any of GSI architect in the event they are unavailable
  • Act as an escalation point for any pre-sales or post-sales GSI related issues in the field
  • Work with GSIs to build packaged solutions leveraging Nutanix for business verticals (e.g. Store deployment packaging for Retail, workspace automation for insurance agents, etc.)


  • Direct experience working for or with Global Systems Integrators
  • Able to architect complex IT solutions
  • In-depth understanding of hyper-converged infrastructure architectures
  • Deep subject matter expertise in at least two of the following technologies: virtualization, storage, software development, networking, security
  • Prior experience building high-performance teams
  • CXO or executive-level presentation (discussion) experience is preferred
  • Hands-on coding or scripting experience is not required but considered highly desirable
  • About 50% travel within the EMEA region
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) and presentation skills in English and German.

Qualifications and Experience

  • BS CS/EE or related (or equivalent work experience).
  • 5+ Years’ experience as a pre-sales Senior Systems Engineer or Solutions Architect
  • Fluent oral and written English and German skills are required for this position

About us

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Jose, California, Nutanix is a passionate team of 6000+ employees worldwide. Our people (we call ourselves “Nutants”) are the heartbeat of #LifeAtNutanix and one of the many things that makes Nutanix a great place to work at. We share an intellectual curiosity, a bias for action, and an obsession for our customers. We are builders and problem solvers with an entrepreneurial spirit. Above all, we celebrate what makes each of us unique. 

We are humbled to be recognized as one of Bloomberg’s Top 50 Companies to Watch in 2020 and one of the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® 2020

We’re growing fast and disrupting the computing industry. Join us and make your mark.

About our business

Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and a pioneer in hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making computing invisible anywhere. Companies around the world use Nutanix software to leverage a single platform to manage any app, at any location, at any scale for their private, hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

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