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Sales Engineer - IoT

Ayla Networks

Ayla Networks

Sales & Business Development
United States
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024


Ayla Networks is redefining the way brands and enterprises can develop, monetize and support connected products for the Internet of Things (IoT) in a way that’s open, scalable, and economical. Ayla provides the industry’s first Agile IoT Platform, an end-to-end software fabric running across devices, cloud, and apps to create secure connectivity, data analytics, and feature-rich customer experiences.
Do you want to drive that next wave of intelligence, convenience, comfort, and security for consumers? How about enabling businesses to run more efficiently while servicing their customer needs better? Maybe you want to help redefine business models for service providers and manufacturers? Come join our Sales Engineering Team, as we help large brands, enterprises and fortune 500 companies transform their business with the real, complete and end to end Internet of Things.
What You Will Be Doing
  • Supporting the Sales Directors in meetings and surpassing multi-million-dollar revenue targets by identifying new or bolt on connected device and/or value-added services opportunities and aligning our solutions to win business.
  • Helping develop the go to market strategy and execute on it for your specific target accounts.
  • Identifying customers’ needs and provide direction to internal product stakeholders to improve on overall Ayla solution.
  • Driving technical responses to customer RFPS
  • Communicating with your customers during pilots and after and explaining progress and value that’s been uncovered by leveraging the Ayla solution.
  • Looking for upsell opportunities both in going wider (more data sources) and deeper (more integrations) with your customers.
  • Developing end-to-end solutions based on customer requirements.
  • Providing technical support to customers and sales team as needed to supplement Ayla’s customer support organization.
Desired Skills and Experience
  • 5+ Years of Experience in Internet of Things technologies especially related to in-home Automation.
  • Experience with home networking technologies, especially Wi-Fi and BLE.
  • Experience with scripting and embedding programing.
  • BS/MS in Computer Science (or equivalent)
  • Good interpersonal skills, complimented by demonstrable customer facing experience.
  • Background in Professional Services organizations, including the development of Statements of Work (SOW) is a plus.