ORACLE Cloud Technologist
Cloud Technology is a specialist team supporting sales within EMEA applications business. The team specializes in; how we run the Public Cloud, Security, Oracles Cloud strategy, Infrastructure and Platform services to enable application sales, Cloud to Cloud and Cloud to On Premise integration.
These topics are at the forefront of customers / prospects agenda and are key areas of differentiation for Oracle. The CloudTechnology Team answers this by helping Oracle intelligently engage in theseconversations, driving SaaS win rates and revenue by delivering messages about Oracles enterprise advantage, through to turning sales obstacles into sales differentiators.
The overall mission of the Cloud Technology Team is to secure SaaS adoption and revenue growth through evangelism, community engagement and supporting sales.
These topics are of particular interest in EMEA, as data security / cloud technology and data residency are high on the agenda of our customers and prospects adopting the Cloud.
Role Your role is as Cloud Technologist is to be able to create security and Cloud technology mindshare / thought leadership in a salescycle and eye of the prospect.
In addition maintain close relationships with the Sales teams and Cloud Operations, ensuring you are their first point of contact for these topics.
Though clear and upfront engagements with prospects you will continually add value, supporting your sales and pre-sales colleagues.
Cloud Technologists must be able to talk about cloud technology intelligently and enthusiastically to various stakeholders including security and architecture teams, business sponsors through to CxO Level, both within the customer’s IT, business departments and within Oracle.
Passion, curiosity, technical depth, excellent objection handling and exceptional communication and presentation skills are required. Responsibilities
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Overlay sales personnel providing specialist product expertise to the sales force.
Partners with Account, Technology, and Application sales representatives to qualify and close new business on Oracle solutions.
Provides specific industry or product expertise to facilitate the closing of deals within sales representatives territory.
Interacts with sales team to architect the solution, and develop and execute solution strategies for market. Manages solution opportunities to obtain appropriate and necessary resources for all qualified opportunities.
Leads teams in the sales process for establishing market visibility and deal visibility. Presents / demonstrates solution to high level clients and industry conference attendees.
May provide training to field sales on industry / solutions. Builds and maintains a network and up to date specific industry or product knowledge.
Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical / business skills in area of specialization.
8 years applicable experience preferred. Subject matter expertise in industry / product space. Knowledge of key industry leaders and management.
Knowledge of Oracle competition. Presentation and product demonstration experience. Previous consultative selling experience preferred.
Excellent communication, negotiating, and closing skills with prospects and customers. Travel may be needed. BA / BS degree in related field.
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made.
This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
QA-Qatar, SA-Saudi Arabia, BH-Bahrain