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Technical Sales Engineer, West (Remote)

The Basics:

We are changing the world! Want to help the largest organizations on the planet achieve unprecedented visibility and control over the most complex environments in the world?

Does this sound like you?
  • A Technical Sales Engineer that thrives on complex business problems and solving them with technology.
  • Are you the "go-to" Technical Sales Engineer who excels under pressure?
  • Are you a technologist who enjoys working with customers on delivering successful business outcomes?
  • Do you wish you could be more hands-on with technology throughout the sales process?
  • Can you navigate the complexity of Enterprise customers and execute excellence at every level?
What you'll do:
  • Work directly with our world-class sales team from initial discovery to deal close to shorten sales cycles and improve closing rates
  • Oversee and participate in initial discovery meetings with customers, providing platform demos and highly technical Proof of Value engagements for both existing customers and new sales opportunities
  • Be the direct conduit translating customer business challenges into technical solutions, positioning Tanium to effectively solve those challenges
  • Function as a technical expert throughout sales engagements, ensuring that tactical motions in the pre-sales and POV processes line up with strategic account goals
  • Partner with field engineering teams (TAMs) to ensure maximum technical effectiveness and consistent customer experience throughout the POV process
  • Consistently and cogently address our customers' needs through astute verbal, written, and presentation skills
  • Build, manage and maintain strong relationships with customers, peers and partners
  • Actively participate and speak at regional marketing events and conferences
  • Customer-facing Sales and Channel enablement, including training
  • Operate as a keystone in the sales model, working with the Sales, Marketing, Product, and TAM organizations to continuously improve effectiveness and efficiency throughout the customer life-cycle
  • Travel expected to be 40-60% to engage with customers and prospects in person
We are looking for someone with:
  • 8+ years of operational and/or selling experience in endpoint operations or security
  • 4+ years of experience in customer-facing or customer support positions
  • Significant software pre-sales or related value-based influential technical-selling expertise in very large enterprise environments
  • Experience presenting at multiple levels, from C-Suite to Solution Users
  • A demonstrated track record of taking ownership of complex initiatives and producing successful outcomes
  • Broad knowledge of the IT security, operations, and compliance space and products
  • Deep knowledge with hands-on experience in one or more of the following:
    • Endpoint Security
    • IT Operations Management
    • Regulatory Compliance
  • Broad knowledge of scripting languages is a plus
  • Demonstrated critical thinking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Naturally team-oriented with a mission-first attitude
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or equivalent experience required
About Tanium:

At Tanium, we empower the world's largest organizations to manage and protect their mission-critical networks. There's a reason why 6 of the top 10 retailers, 12 of the top 15 US banks, and 4 of the US Armed Forces use Tanium. We provide lightning-fast capabilities at their fingertips to see everything and do anything across their computer networks – with unparalleled scale.

We pride ourselves on being unstoppable in the pursuit of our mission. We are diverse problem solvers driven to do the right thing and win as a team.

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