- The ability to roll up your sleeves and get the job done, this is an incubation and needs a leader who can handle ambiguity and create a new reality
- 10+ years of business development, strategic partnerships, or program/product management experience
- 5-10 years selling technology, preferably cloud, hosted and managed services in technology industry
- 5-10 years' experience selling mobile services technology, preferably cloud based, with hands on experience in use of services
AWS is one of Amazon's fastest growing businesses, servicing millions of customers in more than 190 countries, reshaping the way global enterprises consume information technology and powering the developers who are building the next generation of global industry leaders. AWS customers include some of the most innovative startups like Netflix, Pinterest, Airbnb, and Instagram as well as some of the largest global enterprises like Shell International, Unilever, Hitachi, Sharp, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and Samsung.
Do you love new services and technologies and have a passion for accelerating their growth? Do you have experience in or passion for End User Computing, Mobility, or Security? Do you believe it's possible to deliver both productivity and security for end users?
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is looking for an experienced and self-starter Business Development Manager to drive adoption and revenue for Amazon WorkLink. WorkLink is Amazon's latest End User Computing service, and it gives employees and contractors secure, one-click access to internal websites using their mobile phones. This is an exciting opportunity to own defining and executing the worldwide business development strategy.
The ideal candidate will have launched and incubated the market and business development of cloud computing services, be a self-starter, and be willing operate both tactically and strategically. As a key team member in this fast growing, exciting space you will have the opportunity to help lead the early market development efforts for new offerings, to establish wins with lighthouse customers, and as the business grows to shape the future of our category.
Your responsibilities will include creating comprehensive go-to-market strategies to help develop the market for a new service. You will be required to identify early adopters who can help influence the direction, feature set, and pricing of the product, and then drive lighthouse customer wins in specific market segments. As the business formulates, you will lead efforts to refine selling motions, and identify and activate new partnerships and channels. This will involve creating a strong partnership with sales in driving global sales pipeline focused on driving revenue, adoption, and market penetration.
The ideal candidate will possess a proven track record and background that enables them to lead a new market development efforts that will include teaming with AWS Service Product Managers, Solutions Architects, Training, Sales, Partners and engagements at the CxO level within the largest/strategic AWS accounts. The successful candidate will also possess a business background that enables them to drive specific engagement and interaction at the CxO/VP level, as well as a technical understanding that enables them to easily interact with developers and technical architects. The candidate should also have a demonstrated ability to think strategically and analytically about business, product, and technical challenges, with the ability to build and convey compelling value propositions, and work cross-organizationally to build consensus. A track record of helping establish new business via focused incubation mechanisms and then broad partnerships will be important for this role.