June 28, 2010

Ideate Job Annoucement - MEP Application Specialist (San Francisco Bay Area or Portland, Oregon)

Ideate is growing and looking for talented people!

Ideate’s focus is to find team members who know the architecture, engineering, construction professions very well, with knowledge of Autodesk software and high caliber presentation skills.

Position: MEP Application Specialist
Location: San Francisco Bay Area or Portland, Oregon - Travel is likely to Ideate offices in Sacramento and San Jose, California, Portland, Oregon, as well as customer sites in Northern California

Summary of Responsibilities:
  • Duties include training/consulting/public speaking/and technical support for Autodesk's Architecture, Engineering, Construction (AEC) line of software, specifically MEP (Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing/Piping) software.
  • Background should include work in the engineering professions utilizing Autodesk MEP technology (Revit MEP/AutoCAD MEP).
  • Job requires knowing the engineering profession very well with some knowledge of the software and presentation skills.
  • The job also requires excellent writing, analysis, and verbal skills.
  • Navisworks is secondary, but required, software competency of this position.

  • BS in Engineering with 4+ years practical engineering experience or equivalent
  • Knowledge of the Autodesk product line and understanding of the end-user applications a plus
  • Knowledge of software industry and the competitive posture of the company a plus
  • Proven track record of providing exceptional customer service and support to key customer accounts a plus
  • Ability to identify customer needs and new business opportunities
  • Ability to translate customer needs into product features.
  • Ability to negotiate and execute a variety of support agreements
  • Ability to establish and build healthy working relationships with partners, clients, vendors and peers
  • Ability to influence customers and partners
  • Excellent listening, presentation, oral/written communication, problem-solving ability
  • Excellent at managing multiple projects

Additional Requirements:
  • Must be willing and able to work within a team-selling environment
  • Must be willing and able to work independently
  • Must be willing and able to travel as required to achieve objectives; specifically travel may be up to 2 trips per month (3-4 days each)
  • Be willing to work with an off-site manager

Working at Ideate means:
  • Collaborating to innovate
  • Creative problem solving
  • Working with passion, commitment, and enthusiasm
  • Building long lasting relationships by exceeding expectations
  • Having fun!

Complete job description and application details available on the Ideate Careers page of www.ideateinc.com