Jose Padin

Director of Pre-Sales Engineering, U.S. Public Sector


Jose M. Padin is Zscaler’s US Public Sector Director of Sales Engineering. Jose is a technology in government thought leader. He engages with government customers at a strategic level to identify solutions to their top IT challenges, including security and compliance, digital transformation, and cloud migration. Jose combines 20 years of IT leadership with more than a decade of experience in the public sector, including the Department of Defense, Federal Civilian agencies, Federal System Integrators and state and local governments.

As SE Director, Jose creates and communicates Zscaler technology vision for the US public sector. He and his team of engineers help government organizations understand how current and upcoming Zscaler technologies can help them fulfill their mission. He is a featured speaker and panel member at numerous industry events.

Jose joined Zscaler in 2020. During his 14-year career with Citrix, Jose has held a number of leadership positions. Earlier in his career, he gained hands-on experience in IT Manager and engineer.

Jose earned a Bachelor of Science degree in management information systems from Rochester Institute of Technology. He is based in the Washington, D.C., metro area.