MIDCO Intern-Solutions Engineer in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Gain a full understanding of the interworkings of Sales Engineering and how the integrations across the company need to function to ensure success in meeting internal SLA’s. Primary responsibilities include internal engagement with tools, teams, and resources to successfully complete a thorough analysis and recommendation for Request for Proposal (RFP) process. Assist with gathering the customer technical requirements through discovery methodology; solution consulting, solution design, and technical presentations.
Assist with the evaluation of Sales Enineering roles and define process improvements to better serve Sales Engineering Midco and our customers.
Make recommendations on how to improve the existing processes to meet response SLA’s to sales and other internal parties.
Consult with Sales, Sales Engineers, Product Management, and Network Engineering to assist with providing accurate Midco solution recommendations and write detailed responses.
Research internal communications and processes under the direction of leadership.
Partner with internal teams to propose network and product recommendations, and exceed requirements of the project completion.
Suggest technical and operational improvements on how knowledge may be more efffectively shared.
Update documentation to reflect changes in departmental procedures.
Adhere to Midco’s privacy guidelines to ensure each customer’s privacy.Follow and serve as a role model in displaying Midco’s Core Values and Leadership Success Drivers
Maintain regular attendance.
ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Communicate effectively and professionally in all forms of communication with internal and external customers.
Function as an effective team member while supporting the efforts and strategies, initiatives and projects of other departments.
Support the mission, vision, and values of Midco.
Apply personal ethics, honesty, initiative, flexibility, responsibility, and confidentiality in all areas of responsibility.
Possess an enthusiastic, energetic, self-motivated, and detail-oriented approach towards work and all work projects.
Possess strong problem-solving, critical-thinking and decision-making skills while using good judgment.
Multi-task without the loss of efficiency or composure.
Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner that develops positive relationships with team members, customer and leadership.
Adhere to and actively follow Midco policies and procedures
Perform other duties as assigned.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
Working towards Bachelor’s or Associates Degree or related work experience – Network Engineering degree desired.
Two years of experience with MS Office, including Word, Excel, Outlook, and Visio required.
Knowledge of Network, Voice, and Video services and delivery methods preferred.
WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, or crouch.
The noise level in the work environment is low to moderate.
Employees may be required to work more than 40 hours per week and other than normal business hours, such as holidays, evenings and weekends as business demands.
Midco has been blazing trails since 1931, bringing innovation to the world of communications and delighting customers with exceptional service. Through ambition, imagination and a genuine commitment to each other, Midco fiber proudly serves more than 440,000 residential and business customers in 400 communities in Kansas, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. By 2025, Midco will deploy 10G, the next great leap for broadband – while also expanding its fixed wireless network to rural areas. We’re also dedicated to making our communities better places to live, work and play. Ready to work at Midco? We thought so. Here are a few more reasons why Midco is one of the best places to work:
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Generous 401(k) match and paid time away from work programs
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