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Sales Engineer

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Dallas, TX
$130,000 - $150,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Nov 28, 2018
Job ID
Our client is an established and fast growing software vendor that provides comprehensive cyber security offerings to help companies guarantee that released software is free of vulnerabilities.  The company is one committed to technology innovation that consistently listens and reacts to their customer’s needs.   As a result of this company’s continued expansion we are seeking talented technical pre-sales resource with a software offering background for this exciting opportunity:
Position title: Sales Engineer
Locations: Dallas, TX
Position description:
Our client is seeking a number of talented Sales Engineers to support their sales organization. The Sales Engineer is critical to their success as they continue to expand. This position will be primarily for responsible for actively driving and managing the technology evaluation stage of the sales process, working in tandem with the sales team as a technical advisor and product advocate for their products. The ideal candidate must be able to articulate technology and product positioning to both business and technical users, as well as ensure customer satisfaction through the sales cycle.  We are looking for self-motivated individuals that are comfortable working in a fast paced environment, and able to travel to customer locations as needed.

Position responsibilities:
  • Work closely with the sales organization on all revenue generating opportunities and perform technical presentations and product demonstrations
  • Responsible for development and delivery of product demonstrations to customers and at other field events such as conferences, seminars, etc.
  • Able to respond to functional and technical elements of RFIs/RFPs
  • Deploy and implement company offerings, from planning to acceptance, and work with customers to resolve any outstanding technical issues
  • Able to convey customer requirements to Product Management teams
  • Design implementation solutions according to customers technical requirements 
  • Travel required as needed (up to 30% or more at peaks) mostly within the US
Required skills:
  • 3-5+ years’ pre-sales experience with technical software offerings is a must. Must also have either application security or software development experience at some point in the past for this role
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Project management and technical writing experience
  • Excellent team / autonomous work capabilities
  • Experience in the software security industry a big plus
  • Bachelor’s degree. Master’s Degree and/or CISSP a big plus