Akamai Technologies, Inc Senior Major Account Executive in Shanghai, China
Senior Major Account Executive
Jun 17, 2019 Post Date
017392 Requisition #
As the world’s largest and most trusted cloud delivery and security platform, Akamai makes it easier for our customers to provide the best and most secure digital experiences on any device, anytime, anywhere. Akamai’s massively distributed platform is unparalleled in scale with over 200,000 servers across 130 countries, giving customers superior performance and threat protection. Akamai’s portfolio of web and mobile performance, cloud security, enterprise access, and video delivery solutions are supported by exceptional customer service and 24/7 monitoring. To learn why the top financial institutions, e-commerce leaders, media & entertainment providers, and government organizations trust Akamai please visit www.akamai.com, blogs.akamai.com, or @Akamai on Twitter.
Akamai is a growing, and evolving, company with offices and operations around the world. As such, we strive to foster inclusive and representative workplaces where all employees are wholly welcome, and enabled to share and benefit from each other’s diverse contributions, as one global team. Our commitment to diversity reaches beyond our corporate offices, to our business partners and suppliers who share the same principles, and whose employees we value as integral to the Akamai business family. Learn more at www.akamai.com/diversity.
The Web Division is responsible for the creation and sale of Akamai services aimed at providing instant and secure access to all Web sites and applications for users everywhere, on all devices, and across all networks. The Web Division includes the core functions of engineering, product development, product management, sales, channels and product marketing. This team develops and sells market-leading services in the areas of mobile & web performance, API and image management, DDoS mitigation, Bot management, and cloud security intelligence.
Acquisition of new customers inthe Enterprise industry (i.e. FSI, eCommerce and Manufacture) in SouthChina based in Shenzhen.
Prospect FSI, eCommerce andManufacture industry of South China to drive new customer acquisitions.
The complete sales cycle - fromlead generation, renewals to deal closures by creating the demand withinyour region across all assigned business verticals and assigned accounts.
Execute an industry-driven salesplan, generating, and qualifying leads within the region.
Work with the assigned SolutionsEngineer to articulate, define, and scope sales opportunities.
Build a healthy and sustainablepipeline to meet aggressive monthly quotas.
Overseeing the customer proposalprocess and ensuring that they address customer requirements.
Leverage Akamai’s best-in-breedsolutions by actively building relationships with counterparts worldwide,and deploying Akamai’s solutions.
Supporting and educating Sales,Marketing and other internal departments to ensure that customers getappropriate updates, upgrades and event-oriented solutions.
8 years' of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
Possess at least 8 – 10 years of relevantexperience in the Enterprise industry.
Relevant Professional Experience in FSI,eCommerce and Manufacturing industries.
Minimally 8 – 10 years of successfulInternet/Security/CDN sales experience or equivalent course work.
Major accounts and channel track and dealcapability.
Proven Track Record in over-achievingquarterly and annual quotas of 3 million and higher through channel.
High ethics, integrity, and personal drive.
Strong knowledge of Internet and telecommunicationsconcepts and demonstrate the ability to discuss them with intelligence andconviction.
Formal sales training and understanding of:Solution-Selling and Value Selling training or other metrologies.
Experience with Account Mapping and preparingcomprehensive overviews of existing and future business.
Ideal candidates will bring with them arange of Internet industry-related contacts.
Strong background in Internetinfrastructure and/or enterprise solution software required.
2 years of selling within the security ornetworking sector is desired.
About Akamai Technologies
Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world's largest companies. Akamai's intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart, and secure. Top brands globally rely on Akamai to help them realize competitive advantage through agile solutions that extend the power of their multi-cloud architectures. Akamai keeps decisions, apps and experiences closer to users than anyone - and attacks and threats far away. Akamai's portfolio of edge security, web and mobile performance, enterprise access and video delivery solutions is supported by unmatched customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn how Akamai is shaping the future of digital transformation, visitwww.akamai.comand follow @AkamaiCareers onTwitter,Facebook,LinkedInandInstagram.
Akamai is a growing, and evolving, company with offices and operations around the world. As such, we strive to foster inclusive and representative workplaces where all employees are wholly welcome, and enabled to share and benefit from each other’s diverse contributions, as one global team. Our commitment to diversity reaches beyond our corporate offices, to our business partners and suppliers who share the same principles, and whose employees we value as integral to the Akamai business family. Learn more atwww.akamai.com/diversity.
Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. If you'd like more information about EEO rights under United States law, please clickhere.
Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.