Sales Engineer

Lake Forest, CA

We’re a software company with a passion to help businesses better communicate with customers, prospects and leads. We geek out over the challenges of telecom and deliver cutting edge, cloud-based communications solutions. As a full-service carrier, with a company-owned network, Ytel takes pride in being hands on with our customers as they build. Our mission is to power human communications on a global scale through voice, SMS, email, and ringless voicemail!

At Ytel, we put people and culture first. We see our team as our best resource and create an environment that fosters collaboration and success. Whether it’s our team events or lunches (provided by Ytel), we are always finding ways to bring the team closer together.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Discovering, developing and closing major accounts in assigned new verticals
  • Working with our Sales team and Executives throughout the sales life cycle, acting as the technical subject matter expert, crafting solutions that satisfy the customer
  • Identify any technical issues or roadblocks for prospective customers
  • Identifying and prioritizing technical requirements/needs from customers, then translating them to our team and ensuring the requirements are met
  • Owning direct account and partner responsibilities for major account
  • Keeping up-to-date on relevant competitive solutions, products and services
  • Helping in other sales functions, such as channel partner development and management

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • Strong background in marketing automation
  • Proven pre-sales experience, guiding prospects/customers
  • Technical by nature and the ability to understand messaging and data flow
  • Ability to open doors and push deals through the pipeline
  • Strong ability to understand business process and technology
  • Previous Sales Engineering experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
* Successful applicants will be asked to show proof that they can legally work in the US *