Lookout is a cybersecurity company for the post-perimeter, cloud-first, mobile-first world. Powered by the largest dataset of mobile code in existence, the Lookout Security Cloud provides visibility into the entire spectrum of mobile risk. Lookout is trusted by hundreds of millions of individual users, enterprises and government agencies and partners such as AT&T, Verizon, Vodafone, Microsoft, Apple and others. Headquartered in San Francisco, Lookout has offices in Amsterdam, Boston, London, India, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Washington, D.C. To learn more, visit www.lookout.com and follow Lookout on its blog, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
Who Are We Looking For?
We’re looking for a high-energy, creative, detail-oriented and passionate person to join the Sales organization at Lookout. You will be responsible for managing and creating multiple aspects of our relationship with Northeast territory customers. Successful candidates will be results-oriented, self-directed and have a strategic orientation balanced with a strong ability to contribute directly to the businesses we build with our customers. You will be based in the Tri-State area (NY-NJ-CT) and have already successfully supported all technical aspects required for software sold to the region. You have solid contacts within the technical community. You are an experienced engineer with a successful track record of solving difficult technical issues, architecting a solution to meet customer needs, and provide valuable feedback to developers based on customer input. You know how to ensure that your customer's needs and wants are conveyed across the organization, while primarily safeguarding the interests of your own company.
What Will You Do?
You will forecast and deliver upon the revenue plan associated with your named accounts
You will create deep ongoing relationships at multiple levels of the organization, you will represent their interests well internally, most importantly balancing Lookout’s interests within that of the customer
You will manage investments to improve win probability
You will position the capabilities of Lookout Security products with the customer to define RFP requirements
You will aid in the response to RFIs and RFPs in a timely and professional manner to win bids
You will communicate customer requirements and competitive data, including feature needs, and value proposition to the product and marketing teams and senior management
You will provide input to senior management on go-to-market strategies
You will build the Lookout Security brand by presenting at seminars and conferences.
A solid system/sales engineer with excellent relevant experience, strong ties with customers and an extremely positive reputation for delivery
10+ years of direct sales engineering experience with customers
Excellent presentation and communication skills and the ability to boil down complex topics into clear and easily understandable messages
The ability to help the company become a thought leader in the Mobile space
The ability to sit on technical panels and deliver strong technical presentations to prospective customers
Demonstrated ability to develop effective programs, optimize efforts and communicate results
Strong interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to influence and drive others. Be able to say “no”, take charge of the account, manage all interactions with that account
Flawless organizational and follow up skills
Excellent analytical skills
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