The ideal candidate will possess both business development and technical background that enables him or her to engage at the CXO level as well as with software developers and IT architects. He/she should also be a self-starter who is prepared to develop and execute against a territory coverage plan business objectives. Basic Qualifications: 12+ years of technology-related sales or business development experience. A technical background in engineering, computer science/MIS or equivalent work experience required. Direct field experience in working with top enterprise accounts across your assigned territory. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Extensive customer & contact network. Fluent in English & another language (territory dependent). Preferred Qualifications: BE/BTech or Equivalent degree required. Masters or MBA a plus. Direct field experience in working with top enterprise/high growth startup accounts across your assigned territory.
Roles & Responsibilities: · Accelerate customer adoption by identifying specific customer segments and industry verticals in West to approach with a value proposition for using Amazon web services platform. · Develop long-term strategic relationships with key companies at the C-levels of Business & IT · Work closely with the Channels team to ensure that AWS platform is the partner's preferred cloud computing platform across all service lines. · Maintain an accurate forecast and various business reports. · Create & articulate compelling value propositions around AWS services. · Possess the technical ability to explain (not implement) Cloud Computing, infrastructure solutions (Server, Storage, DC Services) & Internet architectures (firewalls, load balancers, etc). · Prepare and give business reviews to the senior management team. · Ensure customer satisfaction. Basic Qualifications The right person will possess 10-15 years of experience in IT sales · Direct field & management experience in working with enterprise accounts. · Would have consistently exceeded key performance metrics. · Demonstrated ability to engage and influence C-level executives. · Strong presentation skills and the ability to articulate complex concepts to cross-functional audiences. · Strong technical competencies in the areas of cloud computing, SOA, web services and enterprise software. · Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations. Preferred Qualifications Minimum Qualification BA/BS Engineer/MBA Preferred