Sales Engineer

Sales · San Francisco, California
Department Sales
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced


Functioning as a technical subject matter expert and champion throughout the sales lifecycle, you will partner with our Account Executive team helping to articulate HYAS’ overall value proposition. The Sales Engineer should be a technology and solution advisor with practical experience in cyber security. The SE will act as a solution consultant that can speak to the security landscape, architectural and network models, and possess the ability to discuss and present to senior client stakeholders.

HYAS has a unique culture. We hire for overall fit, not for role. We look at the “complete package” with candidates and take significant steps to ensure that the company is held accountable for meeting each employee’s career goals while ensuring company and client goals are met.

Your experience offers a strong understanding of technical components around integrations, and connectors, at HYAS, your contribution has purpose.

What you’ll do:

  • Understand complex customer business problems
  • Demonstrate expert-level proficiency of HYAS solutions, including all current and future features
  • Create presentations and reports that address customer business problems and highlight the value of HYAS solutions
  • Map customer problems and systems to HYAS solutions and spearhead customer trial and Proof of Concept
  • Function as a technical expert throughout Sales engagements, ensuring that tactical motions in the pre-sales and POC process line up with strategic account goals
  • Identifying any custom technical requirements and coordinating as necessary with the Product and Engineering team.
    Work with Sales team to close new business by addressing prospect’s technical challenges
  • Build, manage and maintain relationships with the customer, in addition to relationships with peers and partners
  • Enable new Account Executives for success by transforming them into HYAS experts through training and support
  • Establish confidence in recommendations via product expertise, technical phone calls, workflow outlines, product roadmap discussions & business process diagrams
  • Work with customers to identify and investigate findings during a PoC through use of HYAS solutions and in collaboration with Product and Engineering

What you'll need:

  • Proven experience demonstrating technical product features to a wide range of audiences including enterprise clients
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills - participating in solution demos and client calls related to specific project requirements
  • A technical background, and preferably experience in a SaaS environment.
  • Understanding of network security and the role of DNS within an organization’s infrastructure
  • You can establish great cross-functional relationships and rapport with a diverse group of internal and external stakeholders
  • Proven ability to quickly learn about new industries and products, and continuously raise the bar
  • Familiarity with network security, threat investigation and analysis, and concepts related to threat attribution
  • Experience designing and troubleshooting networks preferred
  • Familiar with CRM tools and service platforms such as Hubspot, Zendesk, and Confluence

Nice to Haves:
• Fundamental knowledge of cyber-security.
• Experience in a fast growing, fast changing company.

What we offer: 

We’re not fans of mediocrity in any form. We ask a lot of our team. And in return we provide top-tier benefits. Health, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability and long term-disability. Competitive salary, flexible hours and generous paid time off.

HYAS is an equal opportunity workplace. We seek applicants of diverse backgrounds and hire without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, neurodiversity, or any other status protected by law.

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