Cisco Technical Account Manager - Jasper in Tokyo, Japan

Technical Account Manager - Jasper

  • Location: Tokyo, Kanto, Japan

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Internet of Everything

  • Job Id 1224010

Technical Account Manager

We are currently seeking Technical Account Manager inTokyo, Japan. This assignment is a highly visible and exciting role, responsible for providing Sales and technical support to the operator in the sale of their IOT offerings and Cisco Jasper Control Center or other products to the operator’s enterprise customers.

Responsibilities:

· Build and maintain strategic relationships with the heads of sales, sales engineering and sales operations at the Jasper operator partner

· Evangelize and train Operator’s Sales Teams to deliver the market leading value proposition and demonstrate Control Center or other products thatCisco Jasperprovides

· Deliver best in class sales presentations and product demonstrations

· Direct Sales engagement with key enterprise customers

· Support operator partner sales rep with their presentations, solution proposal and demonstrations to top tier prospective enterprise customers including C-level executives through highly technical levels

· Train and provide ongoing support to Jasper operator partner sales engineering and operations teams to on-board new customers onto the Jasper platform

· Capture new product requirements and provide detailed feedback to Jasper product team

· Assist Customers to migrate their existing Connected Devices to the Control Center

· Organize quarterly training sessions to keep Jasper operator partner teams up to date on new features

· Interact proactively with the engineering and support teams to provide solutions to complex technical issues

· Coach and mentor Operator’s sales teams and in identifying and developing new feature requirements that will help them grow their business and revenue

Skills & Experience:

· Bachelor of Science or equivalent - preferably in technical field or technical practical field experience

· Strong knowledge in operator sales operations

· Good experience in Business development and sales

· Connected car knowledge is preferred

· Advanced degree preferred! Additional business coursework in addition to technical coursework considered a plus

· 3-5 years of GSM/GPRS/LTE experience in a technical pre- and post-sales capacity

· Understanding of wireless solution design and knowledge of various module manufactures and product lines

· Strong knowledge of GSM / GPRS radio and core network architecture, wireless device operation, basic switching and routing concepts, firewalls and active traffic management techniques and tools including NATing, caching and compression and basic network security background includingVPN,SSL and IPSEC

· Ability to provide hands-on, on-site technical support

· Strong analytical, communication, presentation and customer interfacing skills

· Experience in M2M (machine-to-machine) communications a plus

· Experience with carrier channel management and carrier sell through models

· Must be able to work independently

· Strong analytical, communication, presentation and customer interfacing skills

· Excellent reading, writing and communication skills in English required

· Must be able to travel to operator 30%

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.