Mid-Market Sales Engineer - Boston

| Greater Boston Area
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The team:

We are Datadog's in-house product experts. The Technical Solutions team enables Datadog's worldwide growth by educating potential clients and ensuring that existing customers are happy and successful. We share our technical and product expertise with customers through demos, presentations, technical evaluations, and ongoing support. Technical solutions is a growing global team that collaborates constantly to share knowledge and continuously advance our technical skillset.


The opportunity:

Sales Engineers help qualify and close opportunities with customers and partners. You will provide technical expertise through sales presentations, product demonstrations, and supporting technical evaluations (POCs). SEs also have a voice with the product team to help prioritize features based on input from customers, competitors, and partners.


You will:

  • Partner with Sales Team to articulate the overall Datadog value proposition, vision and strategy to customers
  • Own technical engagement with customers during the trial phase
  • Communicate Datadog value based on activities and work with customers on any identified issues or concerns to successful conclusion
  • Technically close complex opportunities through advanced competitive knowledge, technical skill, and credibility
  • Deliver product and technical briefings / presentations potential clients
  • Maintain accurate notes and feedback in CRM regarding customer input both wins and losses
  • Proactively engage and communicate with customers and Datadog business/technical teams regarding product feedback and competitive landscape

Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of current infrastructure and monitoring solutions and technologies
  • Passion and ability to educate customers on observability risks that are meaningful to their business
  • Ability to build and execute an evaluation plan with a customer
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • This role requires an ability to understand and articulate both the business benefits (value proposition) and technical advantages of our offering
  • Ability to think creatively about a wide variety of challenges, you're going to find new things every day
  • Ability to sit up to 4 hours, traveling to and from client sites; 
  • Ability to travel via auto, train or air up to 50% of the time

Bonus points:

  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Rancher, Mesos or other container technologies
  • Programming experience. Extra points for Java, Python, Ruby, Go, Node.JS, PHP, and .NET
  • Experience in systems administration: Windows, Linux
  • Fluent in Spanish or Portuguese
     

Datadog is a monitoring service for hybrid cloud applications, assisting organizations in improving agility, increasing efficiency, and providing end-to-end visibility across the application and organization. These capabilities are provided on a SaaS-based data analytics platform that enables DevOps and other teams to accelerate go-to-market efforts, ensure application uptime, and successfully complete digital transformation initiatives.


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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Sales & Marketing
    • GolangLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • SalesforceCRM
    • IntercomEmail
    • GrooveEmail
    • MarketoLead Gen
    • Sales NavigatorLead Gen

Location

We are located steps away from Post Office Square. When we aren't eating free catered lunches, food trucks & other restaurants are easily accessible!

An Insider's view of Datadog

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Purpose-oriented culture is central to our mission at Datadog. The atmosphere we’ve created fosters healthy competition and support for one another. Open communication across the floor encourages cross-team collaboration, and we’re always pushing each other to be the best we can be.

Mike

Senior Commercial Account Executive

What does your typical day look like?

My day begins with a team meeting to discuss our daily goals and how we plan to accomplish them. I like to dedicate the morning to calling prospects and the afternoon to crafting messaging, meetings and interviews. I wrap up the day with making some more dials & sync back with my team to hold ourselves accountable to the goals we set that morning.

Anthony

Lead Sales Development Representative

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

I started at Datadog as an Account Executive, moved into a Senior AE role, and now am a Manager! I've learned so much in the past 1.5 years. Datadog gave me an opportunity based on my abilities, helped me to excel at those skills and then develop them into leadership. I know my future here will be great thanks to the support focused environment.

Carolina

Manager, Commercial Sales, LATAM

What is your vision for the company?

As a leader at Datadog, I'm personally committed to identifying the best people in Boston and investing in their future. We're a high growth company that prioritizes employee development and career acceleration. The majority of our sales leadership team in Boston has been promoted from within and we expect this to continue as we reach new heights.

Shaunt

Vice President, Commercial Sales

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

As an advocate for the customer, my teams solve customer problems, listen to feedback, and ensure the customer is getting the most value out of the different products we offer. We bring this information and insight to other Datadog teams so we are able to continuously align our internal direction with the needs and wants of our customers.

Maura

Director, Customer Success

What are Datadog Perks + Benefits

Datadog Benefits Overview

Datadog employees work hard to support our users—whether it's developing new, cutting-edge features or helping users master our platform. In turn we strive to provide competitive benefits that allow our employees to live happy, healthy and fulfilled lives.

Check out our offerings for family planning, financial growth, personal development and more at https://www.datadoghq.com/us-benefits/

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Acme Co. provides Subsidized child care.
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
We promote a healthy work life balance by giving employees the opportunity to take the time off they need.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Datadog offers pre-tax commuter benefits for employees.
Company Outings
We pride ourselves on our fun company outings and creating an outside environment for all teams to interact with each other!
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Fully stocked kitchen with unlimited amount of snacks, coffee, and huge variation of drinks.
Some Meals Provided
Catered lunches 3 times a week!
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per week.
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
We work with nearby gyms and have fitness reimbursement benefits for a wide range of services and activities.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Datadog offers
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
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