Skip to main content

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!

Role

Are you passionate about cutting edge technology and like to influence and lead teams? Are you a SME when it comes to Observability? If you answered yes to these questions, we have a role for you! In this role you will lead and manage a team of Sales Specialist within the Observability space throughout the Americas. You will play an active role in the GTM leadership team and help craft the way Splunk goes to market with our Observability offerings to our customers. You and your team will look at what is working and evangelize and act as an advocate.

Responsibilities

  • Lead, mentor and influence a team of ITOps and DevOps Sales Specialist.
  • Work with Senior Leadership in GTM /Sales Theater Leaders to drive success in Observability for our field teams and customers.
  • Align with Observability GTM partners in Product Management, PMM, SE, Evangelist/Advocacy to enable effective communication of the DevOps & IT Ops strategy and roadmap to both Internal and External partners/customers.
  • Work with the Theater DevOps & IT Ops Sales leaders to help identify, define and promote Observability sales standard methodologies.
  • Act as “Exec” level air cover/support and a proxy in region for exec presence with our most strategic, sophisticated and impactful accounts.
  • Evangelist Contribution of blogs, whitepapers, webinars, presence at Splunk events etc. 

Requirements

  • Minimum of 12 years of experience in the Observability space including managing a team of pre/post sales Observability (DevOps or ITOps sales teams)
  • Expertise in ITOps & DevOps and familiar with the big players in this space.
  • Strong cloud knowledge and modern application architecture (micro-services).
  • Previous experience as a practitioner and hands on technical chops within the space a must.
  • Experience sourcing and defining patterns and trends from field sales teams and theater leaders and helped increase sales engagement process
  • Worked and lead teams in a sales overlay role.
  • Bachelors degree preferred and MBA a plus
  • # remote 

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

 
 
 
Splunk's Hiring Practices
Splunk turns machine data into answers. Organizations use market-leading Splunk solutions with machine learning to solve their toughest IT, Internet of Things and security challenges.
 
Individuals seeking employment at Splunk are considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws. Click here to review the US Department of Labor’s EEO is The Law notice. Please click here to review Splunk’s Affirmative Action Policy Statement.
 
Splunk also has policies in place to protect the personal information candidates disclose to us as part of the application process. Please click here to review Splunk’s Career Site Privacy Policy.

Splunk does not discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Please click here to review Splunk’s Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.

Splunk is also committed to providing access to all individuals who are seeking information from our website. Any individual using assistive technology (such as a screen reader, Braille reader, etc.) who experiences difficulty accessing information on any part of Splunk’s website should send comments to accessiblecareers@splunk.com. Please include the nature of the accessibility problem and your e-mail or contact address. If the accessibility problem involves a particular page, the message should include the URL of that page.

Splunk doesn't accept unsolicited agency resumes and won't pay fees to any third-party agency or firm that doesn't have a signed agreement with Splunk.

To check on your application click here.
 

DIVE DEEPER

Find out what makes Splunk such a great place to work

box1 box1
Our Values

Splunkers are encouraged and empowered to be Innovative, Passionate, Disruptive, Open and Fun. 

Learn More
box2 box2
Our Locations

From San Francisco to Shanghai, Splunkers work in 25+ offices across the globe.

Learn More
box3 box3
University Recruiting Program

Intern with people you want to hang out with, even outside the office.

Learn More
box3 box3

Our Blog

Hear from Splunkers on the latest.

Learn More
box2 box2
Diversity & Inclusion

Culture of Inclusion: Splunkers Share Their Stories

Learn More
box1 box1
LinkedIn

Follow Splunk on LinkedIn for job announcements, company news, and more.

Learn More