IBM Business Development Manager in Boston, Massachusetts
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Your Role and Responsibilities
Position is US based only / Individual will have responsibility for the ongoing identification, development, and assessment of Brocade / Broadcom Fibre Channel Networking solution business opportunities across all markets, selected based on proactive market screening, targeting, and business analysis. They develop extensive executive and senior management relationships in client organizations. Identification and development of opportunities for potential engagement through working collaboratively with other teams across IBM, with other partners and with outside consultants as appropriate. They are responsible for the ongoing qualification of these opportunities and recommend whether to engage, disqualify, or refer opportunities to other IBM groups. Individual will own the opportunity until formal sales engagement and facilitate the transition to an engagement team, and remain involved during the engagement phase, as appropriate.
Required Professional and Technical Expertise
-Knowledge of Brocade / Broadcom Fibre Channel Networking Solutions
-Proficient in Microsoft office applications (PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
-Strong written and verbal communications
-Demonstrated ability to analyze complex/new situations, anticipate potential problems, assess opportunities, impacts, and risks in the development and implementation of solutions.
-Strong Negotiation Skills
-Demonstrated Deal Progression Management
-Ability to travel up to 50%
-BS Degree required
Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
Knowledge of Networking solution across the spectrum of disciplines of LAN, WAN, SAN, SDN, Wireless, Security, etc.
About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!
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