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Senior Sales Engineer (Security)

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As a Splunk Senior Sales Engineer (SSE), you’ll be the primary technical resource for the assigned Enterprise accounts specifically covering the Regional market. Our clients and partners span all business sectors and sizes.

Would you like the opportunity to work at a fast-growing company that is changing the way that information is used to support business decisions? You will have the responsibility for actively driving and leading the technology evaluation stage of the sales cycle. Working in conjunction with the sales team as the key technical advisor, you will be an advocate for Splunk’s products. Additionally, you will position Splunk's technology and solutions to both business and technical users. You will identify all technical issues of your assigned accounts to assure complete client happiness throughout the sales process, and establish and maintain positive relationships with your client's technical staff.

Responsibilities: I want to and can do that!

  • Ability to demonstrate Splunk products and services to customers and partners on-site, remotely via webinar sessions, and at field events such as conferences and trade shows
  • Willing to travel to visit partners, prospects and customers, and to engage in onsite customer and partner work when required
  • Experience responding to functional and technical elements of RFIs/RFPs is also relevant.
  • High-reaching with a demonstrable record in technical software/hardware sales and knowledge of technology
  • Strong presentation skills and able to communicate clearly and authoritatively
  • Ability to be organized and analytical, and eliminate sales obstacles using creative and adaptive approaches
  • You should be comfortable working for a dynamic technical organization with a fast-growing partner and customer base

Requirements: I’ve already done that or have that!

  • Demonstrated ability in selling and supporting software products to IT organizations
  • Experience in delivering sales and technical enablement workshop or webinar to customers
  • Proficient in either IT, Security or Dev Ops solutions.
  • Experience and familiarity with IT management products and services
  • Experience with networking, server, application and development technologies
  • Domain expertise with IT Operations, Application Management and/or security/compliance is desirable.

Innovation is at our core – from technology to the way we do business.

There’s no stopping our momentum. Join us and help us to continue doing something truly special and have a blast doing it, too.

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.

 

 



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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.

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