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Sales Engineer - France



Sales & Business Development
Paris, France · Remote
Posted on Friday, April 19, 2024
All roles at JumpCloud are Remote unless otherwise specified in the Job Description.
About JumpCloud
JumpCloud® helps IT teams and Managed Service Providers (MSPs) Make Work Happen® by centralizing management of user identities and devices, enabling small and medium-sized enterprises to adopt Zero Trust security models. JumpCloud has been used by more than 200,000 organizations, including GoFundMe, Grab, ClassPass, Beyond Finance, and Foursquare. JumpCloud has raised over $400M from world-class investors including Sapphire Ventures, General Atlantic, Sands Capital, Atlassian, and CrowdStrike. Our teams are growing fast, too, and we're looking for talent across engineering, sales, customer success, marketing, product management, and more. Join our team of dedicated, passionate, and creative people who are eager to change the IT industry forever.
About the Team:
The Pre-Sales Engineering team is rapidly expanding to support our sales functions and equip our salespeople with the technical resources they need to help drive revenue growth. The Pre-Sales Engineering team is responsible for providing technical expertise and consulting to organizations during their evaluation and to help show the value of JumpCloud solutions.

What you'll be doing

  • Acting as the technical trusted advisor to provide consultative support for organizations evaluating the JumpCloud platform
  • Providing tailored product demonstrations
  • Uncovering customer pain points and challenges and aligning JumpCloud solutions to those challenges
  • Support direct and partner sales teams with product related questions and skill development
  • Building relationships with partners through technical enablement and co-selling
  • Assist prospects with setup and configuration of free trials
  • Provide technical Q&A to prospects as they progress through trial
  • Assess prospect readiness to enter a formal sales cycle
  • Understand implementation best practices to advise on the quickest customer time to value
  • Identify common technical issues and themes that could be addressed through product development, automation and/or self-serve
  • Provide evaluation framework for prospects to follow in their POC

We're looking for:

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to make the complex simple
  • Comfortable speaking with technical evaluators and IT leaders, and adjusting talk-track to match the audience
  • Desire and ability to learn new complex concepts

Preferred Qualifications

  • 4+ years experience in a technical Sales Engineering or similar role
  • Must be fluent professionally (written and spoken) in French and English
  • Strong knowledge of Cloud/SaaS technologies
  • Strong understanding of Active Directory environments
  • Understanding of network architecture
  • Knowledgeable in industry standard authentication and authorization protocols e.g. SAML, OIDC/OAuth, LDAP, RADIUS
  • Familiarity with MDM, RMM, or similar endpoint solutions
  • Familiarity with MFA technologies such as TOTP, WebAuthn
  • Experience configuring and deploying identity and/or directory solutions
  • Experience with scripting languages, PowerShell preferred.
  • Experience with both direct and channel/partner sales cycles
Where you’ll be working/Location:
JumpCloud is committed to being Remote First, meaning that you are able to work remotely within the country noted in the Job Description.
This role is remote in the country of France. You must be located in and authorized to work in France to be considered for this role.
JumpCloud has teams in 15+ countries around the world and conducts our internal business in English. The interview and any additional screening process will take place primarily in English. To be considered for a role at JumpCloud, you will be required to speak and write in English fluently. Any additional language requirements will be included in the details of the job description.
Why JumpCloud?
If you thrive working in a fast, SaaS-based environment and you are passionate about solving challenging technical problems, we look forward to hearing from you! JumpCloud is an incredible place to share and grow your expertise! You’ll work with amazing talent across each department who are passionate about our mission. We’re out of the box thinkers, so your unique ideas and approaches for conceiving a product and/or feature will be welcome. You’ll have a voice in the organization as you work with a seasoned executive team, a supportive board and in a proven market that our customers are excited about.
One of JumpCloud's three core values is to “Build Connections.” To us that means creating " human connection with each other regardless of our backgrounds, orientations, geographies, religions, languages, gender, race, etc. We care deeply about the people that we work with and want to see everyone succeed." - Rajat Bhargava, CEO
Please submit your résumé and brief explanation about yourself and why you would be a good fit for JumpCloud. Please note JumpCloud is not accepting third party resumes at this time.
JumpCloud is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
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