Careers

Work with the world’s telecommunications infrastructure leaders.

Tempest’s mission is to help carriers and operators build, expand and manage their high-quality telecommunications networks as quickly and cost-effectively as possible. Our expert team works closely with customers at all levels to fully understand their unique requirements and resolve their challenges from design to deployment, utilizing the most advanced technologies. We offer the best alternative to OEMs, with flexible solutions and a vast range of equipment all in one place. Whether you need stand-alone services or complete turnkey systems, Tempest will make it happen!
Tempest Telecom Solutions, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not and will not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.  Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.
Please review the positions available and submit your resume to HR.

Careers at Tempest Telecom Solutions

Financial Controller / VP of Finance


The ideal candidate is a professional, detail-oriented individual with great communication skills and a passion for business. In this role, you will work closely with the COO and will be fully responsible for producing high-quality financial statements, managing the day to day accounting operations and staff, forecasting and budgeting, working with external partners (e.g. Bankers, Auditors, Insurance agents, etc…), and directly supporting our Business Unit Leaders.

Job Responsibilities

  • A/R, A/P, PR, GL, and Financial Statement preparation
  • Forecasting, budgeting and planning
  • ERP system management (Netsuite)
  • Sales tax, insurance, banking, employee benefits / 401k, etc…
  • Manage staff of 5 direct reports
  • Optimize interdepartmental communication

Requirements

  • Passion for Business!
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance and 5 – 7 years of related experience, CPA preferred
  • Highly proficient with various accounting systems (Netsuite or equivalent)
  • Experience at a technology equipment distribution and services company (or equivalent)
  • Strong GAAP knowledge
  • Strong written, verbal and collaboration skills
  • Located in or near Santa Barbara, CA

Major Account Sales Executive


As part of our aggressive growth strategy, Tempest is currently seeking several full-time sales executives to develop and manage major accounts in both its Telecom and Cloud Solutions divisions. These positions require aggressive, energetic, self-motivated, and success orientated individuals.

If you are looking to be a part of a dynamic and exciting team that is reinventing network support solutions, and you are motivated to work hard and challenge yourself, and if you thrive in an environment where your success is only limited by your own ambition, then the sales executive position at Tempest may be the perfect fit for you.

Job Responsibilities

  • Sales of Tempest’s products and services to assigned accounts
  • Generate and qualify new leads by aggressively and proactively executing outbound calls. Calls will include existing customer base and potential new customers.
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with current and potential customers
  • Manage and develop relationships with 200-300 assigned contacts, and identify opportunities within that account base
  • Quote, follow up and close sales opportunities
  • Various other duties as requested

Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years of related sales experience.
  • Track record of success in selling network equipment is a huge plus!
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and customer service skills
  • Highly organized with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Have the ability to multi-task and manage changing priorities.
  • Have the ability to work independently and efficiently
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Excel
  • Ability to be extremely proactive and self motivated to continuously call and develop relationships