Sales Engineer – UK

Sales Engineer – UK Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Sales Engineer – UK to join our team.


  • Engage with the relevant technical communities within the region; in addition, presenting at or hosting your own events, local PR, blogging, etc;
  • Work from the London area with up to 50% travel within the region and occasionally outside (team meetings, global gatherings or out-of-region support);
  • Actively participate in client meetings and presentations with Account Executives to identify technical requirements;
  • Support regional marketing campaigns and partner events;
  • Develop technical materials for customers and other Sales Engineers;
  • Coordinating Proof of Concept (POC) delivery to demonstrate value and differentiation;
  • Work closely with buyers in the process integration of Contrast products;
  • Delivering high-level and detailed technical presentations tailored to specific customers requirements;
  • Understand the customer’s business drivers and how to map these to a Contrast solution;
  • Provide reporting and feedback on customer accounts and field activities to Sales, Product Management and Engineering;
  • Mapping technical and business value to align with key business goals;
  • Understand / Educate / Evangelize the concept of continuous + real-time application security and the need for it;
  • Confirm that Contentstack meets a prospect’s requirements and provide technical expertise to the overall sales qualification process;
  • Work with Account Executives, Engineering and Customer Support teams to ensure successful delivery of solutions to customers;
  • Ownership of all pre-sales documentation and technical lead on client proposals and questionnaires, such as RFIs, RFPs, and SOWs.


  • Experience with a mainstream programming/scripting language (preferably JavaScript);
  • 2+ years experience in sales engineering and/or professional consultancy;
  • Strong presentation and/or white-boarding skills;
  • Appetite to discover various popular development platforms (both front- and back-end);
  • Technical background; Bachelor in Computer Science (or equivalent through experience);
  • Good written and verbal communication skills;
  • Experience designing and presenting technical solutions to meet customer requirements;
  • 3+ years of enterprise sales engineering experience;
  • Understand and be conversant about Contrast’s competitors, their solutions, strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats;
  • Expert in SaaS business applications, CMS, commerce, personalization, marketing automation, business analytics, etc;
  • Proven track record of selling, building and deploying technology solutions;
  • Basic understanding of HTML and CSS;
  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) in Computer Science or equivalent four-year college technical degree;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; professional presentation skills; self-starter, cooperative attitude; team player;
  • Dedicated follow-through and accountability, resourcefulness, and attention to detail.