Splunk SAP - IT Ops Sales Specialist - AMER in Chicago, Illinois
Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!
Assess, develop and grow the Splunk IT Ops for SAP business to exceed sales targets.
Develop joint sales plans and sales strategy with the field sales team for overachieving sales targets.
Work jointly on all aspects of the sales cycle to secure new Splunk IT Ops for SAP customers
Capitalize on both new and existing relationships to introduce Splunk IT Ops for SAP offerings
Upsell and cross sell Splunk IT Ops for SAP Solutions into existing and target accounts
Initiate engagement with targeted accounts and their respective buying centers; lead the opportunity creation/development process.
Drive proactive campaigns to build the pipeline, use knowledge and skills to prospect, qualify, negotiate and close opportunities
Effectively forecast your sales business and drive predictable and efficient business outcomes
Leverage Channel and Alliance partners to deliver growth and scale your business
You have 8 plus+ years of solution sales experience selling enterprise software to mid-size to large enterprises (required), start-up experience encouraged!
Successfully sold SAP within IT Ops for most of the 8 years
You have previous experience utilizing partners, channels and alliances to sell more successfully, nurture and overachieve your quota.
You have sold a similar sophisticated solution software and have experience in any of the following: IT systems, enterprise or infrastructure management, application development and management, security, business applications and/or analytics
Working experience in SAP and IT Operation Management platforms in correlation with application, networking, and systems management tools
A strong market landscape is required.
You are highly motivated and have extensive experience in successfully selling large enterprise solutions.
Strong presentation, written and oral communication skills, as well as the demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.
50% Travel required.
Outstanding written & verbal communication skills to help with RFS, customer communication and articulate complex technical concepts
Interpersonal: Ability to forge new, strong and lasting business relationships & present customer facing presentations
Work well within a cross functional team environment and lead by influence
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree preferred, MBA a plus
For this role we are not able to consider candidates that will require sponsorship
We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.
For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Splunk was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most complex areas of big data—generated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile phone location data, website clickstreams, social data, sensors, RFID and much more.
Splunk is focused specifically on the challenges and opportunity of taking massive amounts of machine data, and providing powerful insights from that data. IT insights. Security insights. Business insights. It’s what we call Operational Intelligence.
Since shipping its software in 2006, Splunk now has over 13,000 customers in more than 110 countries around the world. These organizations are using Splunk to harness the power of their machine data to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Innovation is in our DNA – from technology to the way we do business. Splunk is the platform for Operational Intelligence!
Splunk has more than 2,700 global employees, with headquarters in San Francisco, an office in San Jose, CA and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.
We’ve built a phenomenal foundation for success with a proven leadership team, highly passionate employees and unique patented software. We invite you to help us continue our drive to define a new industry and become part of an innovative, and disruptive software company.
Benefits & Perks: Wow! This is really cool!
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO, sick leave, stocked micro kitchens in Splunk offices, catered lunches on Mondays, catered breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer, “Fun Fridays”.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO and sick leave. Our work environments vary by location however we believe in hosting amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, catered lunches on Mondays and breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer and “Fun Fridays”.
This isn’t a job – it’s a life changer – are you ready?
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