YOUR MISSION:  

Reporting to the Director of Sales, you’ll leverage your deep retail and solution SaaS industry knowledge to educate our prospects and inspire confidence in our omnichannel e-mCommerce offerings. Your efforts will help our Sales team achieve their sales quotas and objectives, ultimately increasing conversion and helping accelerate revenue growth.

WHAT YOU’LL DO ON A DAILY BASIS:

  • Become an expert on the  Shopgate product solution, available apps, rest APIs
  • Represent Shopgate as a technical leader in strategic sales opportunities, advise customers on what is possible with our omnichannel commerce platform.
  • Provide product demonstrations to strategic opportunities, and create compelling business cases for top enterprise prospects through the use of cost/benefit modeling and ROI analysis
  • Educate prospects on omnichannel mCommerce recommendations and best practices
  • Lead consultative Solution Audits for top prospects
  •  Become a trusted technical resource and mentor for the organization
  • Assist the Director of Sales with the development and execution of strategic plans and with the day to day operations
  • Engage closely with our Technology Partners and support the evolution of the Shopgate solution
  • Achieve quarterly and annual objectives defined by leadership
  • Translate system architecture trends into product requirements
  • Act as the primary Pre-to-post Sales technical leadership for our most strategic opportunities, advising merchants from front-end Audit to solutions to implementation to launch
  • Influence sales strategies and practices by building excellent working relationships with leaders and colleagues across the business
  • Manage multiple concurrent high visibility projects with a high degree of accuracy
  • Monitor and report on applicable new technology and technology-related trends

THE RIGHT FIT:

  • 5+ years experience as a technical leader or advisor in the eCommerce space with 10+ years experience in the SaaS industry
  • B.S. Computer Science, Software Engineering
  • Strong knowledge of web technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JSON.
  • Comfortable with a consultative presentation to C-level business executives as well as detailed, in-depth discussions with a technical audience
  • Experience with commerce solutions and applications including POS, order management, ERP and payment gateways
  • Sales methodology and Solution selling training a plus
  • Charismatic and energetic self-starting personality
  • Ability to collaborate with and motivate multiple groups toward accomplishing a task
  • Experienced in solution architecting, project scoping and product demonstration skills
  • Strong verbal, presentation, written, and organizational skills with a passion for winning

Location

This job is available in Austin, TX.
A beautiful place to work!

Benefits

We have a lot to offer

Benefit: Start-up-Spirit

Start-up-Spirit

An agile environment with flat hierarchies and a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Benefit: Training & Education

Training & Education

Further training at the Shopgate Academy and through external coaches.

Benefit: Feedback

Feedback

Personal Feedback on a regular basis for your self development.

Benefit: Agility

Agility

Teamwork, individual responsibility and constant adaptation to the changing conditions are the focus of our actions.

Benefit: Flexible Working Hours

Flexible Working Hours

Early birds and late risers are both welcome.

Benefit: Come As You Are

Come As You Are

No need to worry about a dresscode. Wear whatever you feel comfortable with!

Benefit: Employee Referral Program

Employee Referral Program

We reward every successful referral with a bonus.

Benefit: Chillout Area

Chillout Area

We have leisure areas with couches, table football, gaming consoles and other tech gadgets for you.

Benefit: Free Snacks & Drinks

Free Snacks & Drinks

We provide you with free snacks as well as fruits, drinks and of course coffee.

Benefit: Full Insurance Package

Full Insurance Package

Health, Dental, Vision, Life & AD&D Insurance, as well as short- & long-term disability & an extensive Wellness & Vitality Program.

Equality Statement

At Shopgate, we value diversity on an individual level. We’re dedicated to creating an environment where people can share their own diverse backgrounds, experiences, perspectives and ideas.

Shopgate is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

Application

We are looking forward to receiving your application! It should only contain your resume, the earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations. Just send us an e-mail to jobs@shopgate.com or use the apply button.

Haley Thaxton

Human Resources Manager
+1-650-827-5588 ext: 3101
jobs@shopgate.com

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