Dell Account Executive - Data Protection Solutions - Chicago Remote in Illinois
Dell Technologies, Data Protection Solutions
Account Executive, Direct Sales
Remote - Chicago, IL
From developing brand new accounts to driving expansion across existing accounts, our Direct Sales team transforms opportunity into action every day. Whether focusing on a geographical area, product line, industry, channel or market segment, their goal is the same: to develop relationships with the end-users of the organization and generate meaningful sales. They are the direct line between our ground-breaking portfolio of product solutions and the desks of satisfied customers.
Join us as a Account Executive on our Outside Sales team in the Chicago area to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.
Dell EMC is the world’s largest Data Protection company. Dell EMC Data Protection Solutions (DPS) helps our customers modernize data protection across the shifting IT landscape including traditional on-premise, virtual, hybrid cloud, public cloud and applications born-in-the-cloud. Our market leading solutions drive business agility by enabling our customers to spend less time worrying whether their data is protected and more time adding business value. While traditional data protection solutions rely on one-size-fits-all approaches and point solutions that leave gaps in data protection, Dell EMC delivers a continuum of data protection services—from availability to backup and recovery to long-term archive. We ensure our customers have the right level of protection wherever their data is and whatever infrastructure it is running upon.
Our portfolio brings together industry-leading hardware solutions, including Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance, Data Domain purpose-built protection appliance, Elastic Cloud Storage, and an industry-leading Data Protection Suite of software including Dell EMC Avamar, NetWorker, RecoverPoint, CloudTier, and SourceOne.
What is exciting about this opportunity?
• Sales Specialist for selling Dell EMC Data Protection solutions into both acquisition and established accounts, with close interlock to Dell EMC Portfolio account teams.
• Execute demand generation activities to build and maintain 3x pipeline coverage.
• Maintains a complete knowledge of Dell EMC products, policies and services using the Integrated Sales Cycle; has specialized training within product and/or service lines.
• Initiates contacts with, and manages, difficult/tough prospects utilizing the Integrated Sales Cycle. May assist others with difficult/tough sales and solutions. Often leads a cross-functional sales team.
• Maintain a strong technical understanding of the Dell EMC offering and knows when to engage SE assistance.
How your experience will help you hit the ground running:
• 7+ years experience in technology sales, 3+ years selling data protection and software-based solutions.
• Lead efforts for multiple data protection use cases and Enterprise License Agreement (ELA) & Transformational License Agreement (TLA) software proposals
• Coordinate efforts and resources across marketing, sales, services, and channel resources to maximize results.
• Possess strong understanding of Enterprise SW Applications, Converged Infrastructures, Cloud Computing and Big Data/Data Lakes
• Ability to articulate relevant business outcomes made possible with Dell EMC DPS solutions at the senior IT and C-suite executive level
• Strong work ethic and an ability to work both independently and in team environments
We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
Here’s our story; now tell us yours
Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.
What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.
We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.
You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here (https://jobs.dell.com/diversity-and-inclusion) .
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