Solutions Specialist  - IOT

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Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.


As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently.


Rogers for Business Unit (R4B) is seeking a Solutions Specialist- IOT responsible for commercial and SMB clients.  The successful candidate will have IOT (Internet of things) experience in fleet management, telematics, Smart Cities and Smart Buildings.

The candidate will report to the Director of technical sales and solutions, and will be an integral part of a sales team responsible for gathering customer business and technical requirements, designing IOTsolutions, delivering sales presentations, presenting technical information about products and services, conducting product demonstrations, product evaluations, and collaborating on RFP and RFI responses.  The candidate must have a strong understanding and experience with IOT solutions  to satisfy business requirements in multiple verticals.


What yo will be doing: 

  • Provide pre-sales technical advisory services to all Rogers R4B sales channels with an emphasis commercial and SMB clients
  • Interface with key decision makers (ranging from IT staff up to and including CIOs) of current and potential customers
  • Solution differentiated technical designs that fit customer requirements
  • Advance solution specifications internally for Solution Architect review
  • Gain and maintain a deep understanding of product sets
  • Assist in technical responses on RFP, RFQ, and RFI documents
  • Aid sales team in understanding technical solutions


What you bring: 

  • University degree or technical diploma in Engineering, IT, Computer Science, or related field
  • 5 years of work experience in a telecommunication service provider or IT services organization
  • Strategic thinker who can see the big picture
  • knowledge of the design and implementation of IOT solutions
  • knowledge of Telematics
  • knowledge of Fleet Management Solutions
  • knowledge of Smart Buildings/Cities
  • knowledge of M2M Connectivity  
  • Proven record in solution and product positioning
  • Excellent business/technical writing and communication/presentation skills
  • Ability to sell, persuade and negotiate
  • Ability to respond to complex RFP documents
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Visio, Access)
  • Use of a personal vehicle for business purposes is required
  • Fully Bilingual French/English

Additional Qualifications Considered:

  • Sales experience in related industry
  • Understanding of Server and Storage Architecture, Common Application Design, Network Access technologies, Routing and Switching technology, Network Security, Virtualization Technologies, IT Budgeting and Planning, IT service management frameworks
  • Knowledge of Application Layer Protocols (DNS, SMTP, HTTP, POP3, IMAP4, HTTPS, NNTP, NNRP, SSH, etc.
  • Hardware skills – specifying, installations, troubleshooting, conflicts, etc.
  • Working knowledge of storage and server architecture.
  • Any Cisco, VMware, Microsoft, ITIL, other IT Certification would be an asset
  • In depth knowledge of Security concepts (CISSP beneficial or ISP Certification)


As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.

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Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 800, Gauchetiere O, Bureau 4000-Place Bonaventure - Montreal(182), Montreal, QC
Travel Requirements: Up to 25%
Posting Category/Function: Sales & Account Support
Requisition ID: 253865
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  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
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  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment


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Posting Notes:  Sales & Marketing





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Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

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