IoT Platform Enterprise Technical Sales Specialist for China (Chongqing/Chengdu)

Posted date: Dec 25, 2020

Location: Chengdu, 51, CN

Company: Ericsson

As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we’ve made it our business to make a mark. When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?

Come, and be where it begins.


Our Exciting Opportunity

Seeking to hire IoT Platform Enterprise Technical Sales Specialist for China.

Ericsson’s strategic intent with the IoT business is to become a leader in IoT connectivity and platforms, and to secure new profitable growth for our CSP customers and Ericsson. IoT is also a key success factor for 5G!

IoT is an Acceleration Operating unit within Business Area Technologies and New Businesses and serves as an incubation zone within which potentially disruptive technologies are developed with the ambition of becoming a transformative and profitable future business in Ericsson.

Reporting to the Head of IoT Platform Sales Engagement for China, this role is responsible in collaboration with the Market Area, for ensuring the success of the CSP sales to close deals with enterprises.


You will

  • Input to business planning, funnel management for a specific geographic area for CSP with large and disperse sales force & stakeholders
  • Provide technical sales support for CSPs enterprise sales to convert enterprise opportunities (e.g. sales pitch, connectivity solutioning, RFx support)
  • Drive continuous CSP sales and offerings analysis in order to identify growth issues or opportunities
  • Support to improve sales and operational competence of CSPs sales teams on the IoT-Accelerator service


To be successful in the role you must have

  • 5+ years of related experience in designing customer solution
  • Proven skills in building and maintaining customer and partner relationship
  • Business process design
  • Experience working in a global team
  • Experience with IoT Platform (IoTA, i.e. Connectivity Management & Device Management)
  • Domanin knowledge in core network and/or BSS
  • Experience managing customers’ expectations
  • Value argumentation skills (customer/brand/portfolio)
  • Relationship building and stakeholder management capabilities (on customer & internal side)
  • Below behavioral traits:
  1. Analyzing & formulating strategies
  2. Presenting & influencing
  3. Writing & reporting
  4. Adapting & responding to change
  5. Planning & organizing
  6. Working under pressure


What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. You won’t develop for the status quo, but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless.

What happens once you apply?

To prepare yourself for next steps, please explore here: https://www.ericsson.com/en/careers/job-opportunities/hiring-process

Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do. 

We provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, religion, political opinion, nationality, ethnic background, social origin, social status, indigenous status, disability, age, union membership or employee representation and any other characteristic protected by local law or Ericsson’s Code of Business Ethics.

Primary country and city: China (CN) || || Chengdu || SalesStratMkt&ComMgt

Req ID: 445862 

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