VMware Competitive Sales Strategist, EUC Enterprise - Opportunity for Working Remotely in Boston, Massachusetts
The market for end-user Digital Transformation is evolving at an accelerated pace, with constant shifts in customer requirements and solution capabilities. In this highly contested market there is a need to challenge legacy thought processes and solutions and to help drive our customers toward the digital business transformation they are striving for.
In End-User Computing at VMware, we are in the business of helping customers bring Business Mobility and Modern EX (employee experience) to reality: transforming their high-demand applications, building and shaping the next-generation desktop, and helping industries shift core business processes and operations to make things happen. With over 60,000 customers around the globe, our End User Computing team is helping companies deliver work at the speed of life and our technologies are at the forefront of what's happening next for users across the enterprise and the Anywhere Workspace.
VMware simplifies IT complexity across the entire data center to the virtual workplace, empowering customers with solutions in the software-defined data center to hybrid cloud computing and the mobile workspace. Our team of 20,000+ people working in 50+ locations worldwide is committed to building a community where great people want to work long term by living our values of passion, innovation, execution, teamwork, active learning and giving back. If you are ready to accelerate, innovate and lead, join us as we challenge constraints and problem solve for tomorrow today.
Job Role and Responsibility
As an EUC Competitive Strategist you will play a crucial role at VMware helping to evangelize, position and sell EUC Solutions in our most contested markets. You will be an experienced customer-facing sales person, guiding and/or coaching individuals and teams in viable sales motions and account strategies. As a Sales expert, you must demonstrate expertise in selling business solutions related to business outcomes, IT outcomes, platform, products, and technology throughout the sales lifecycle. You will also be responsible for Identifying VMware’s most competitive markets, finding trends to create sales execution that includes positioning, pricing/packaging, effective solutions and routes-to-market that scale. You must be capable of discussing and positioning both business and technical issues for customers and partners at the CxO, Director, Manager, IC level.
You will be responsible for prospecting across whitespace in your territories, maintaining a portfolio of customer engagements across all verticals and to work effectively across teams within the EUC sales you are aligned to, along with Systems Engineers, core Client Executives, PSO, Business Unit Marketing, to facilitate rival positioning that ensures customer success and product adoption.
As an ideal candidate you will be a committed seasoned sales professional, exceptional in working with a large complex customers who are using and/or considering EUC technology rivals to VMWare. Through inclusive and empathetic discussion with customers you will be able to quickly identify winning patterns and suggest repeatable play books to be leveraged across our sales and partner teams. Experience with a wide range of enterprise software, creative pricing proposals to incent and excite customers to adopt our portfolio, and challenging the customer’s status quo is required.
Candidates must have minimum of 2 year sales experience and/or similar competitive role with the ability to align technical solution to customers business issues.
Desire to learn about our End User Computing (EUC) competition: Ability to understand what we’re up against in the market. You will fully understand our competitors, their products, selling behaviors, and how we win.
Ability to "question" the status quo with customers during a sales process
Ability to encourage customers to move beyond their basic buying practices for the benefit of their Business Issues.
Confidence in working in matrix organization – Ability to lead sales pursuits, and/or lead our sales specialists in order to execute on deals.
Cross Function: Able to build and maintain relationships with sales specialists you will be supporting and accelerate sales opportunities through thought leadership.
Process-Oriented: You can systematically work through sales specialist and customer requirements
Strongly Preferred: Knowledgeable of Desktop/Application virtualization, UEM/EMM/MDM technologies and end user computing concepts
Preference for America's location, this position can be based anywhere in the US or Canada. No requirement for travel
Our team looks for people who embody our values of humility, empathy, collaboration above isolationism, respectfulness, trustworthiness, and good-natured fun. Additionally, we would like:
Excellent organizational prioritization skills
Proficient in research and information dissemination
Knowledge in Software Defined Data Center concepts
This job may require the candidate to comply with travel restrictions and/or work from a facility that requires full vaccination prior to entry. Further, depending on various factors, including legal challenges to the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, VMware may require employees to be fully vaccinated effective January 18, 2022.
Category : Sales
Subcategory: Inside Sales
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2022-01-20
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