AppDynamics Business Development Representative - France

  • Location:
    Issy Les Moulineaux, Ile De France, France
  • Area of Interest
    Business Development
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Big Data, Analytics
  • Job Id

About Us

AppDynamics (now part of Cisco) is the Application Intelligence company. With AppDynamics, enterprises have real-time insights into application, user and business performance, so they can move faster in an increasingly sophisticated, software-driven world. Our integrated suite of products is built on our innovative, enterprise-grade App iQ Platform that enables our customers to make faster decisions that enhance customer engagement and improve operational performance. AppDynamics is uniquely positioned to enable enterprises to accelerate their digital transformations by actively monitoring, analyzing, and optimizing complex application environments at scale which has led to proven success and trust with the Global 2000. 

The Role

The AppDynamics Business Development Representative (BDR) is focused on accelerated development of high potential talent. The difference between the AppDynamics BDR team is the defined promotion path that consists of

  1. Earning the right to interview.
  2. Developing the skills needed for the next role.
  3. Building an internal champion to sponsor you.

As a BDR, you will be supporting our most strategic customers and top enterprise reps.

The core focus of the role is Pipeline Generation (PG). Your goal is to use the AppDynamics PG Playbook to consistently generate new opportunities by using a combination of Target Account Prospecting best practices including social selling, VITO campaigns, and a tight partnership with marketing. Beyond PG, you will also assist in some basic account, opportunity, and channel management to help prepare you for the next role in enterprise selling.

The Team

Working in an individual contributor position within a high-energy team of regional sales managers and representatives who have a track record of significant overachievement. Pipeline generation is the lifeblood of our operation and in joining this team you must possess that same drive to uncover new opportunities as part of your daily operating rhythm. While exceptionally hardworking, the team retains a significant focus on personal and professional development, therefore we will only seek individuals wishing to grow and develop their careers.

About You

You have sales experience. Ideally, that experience is in a high-pace, enterprise technology culture, but if not, that’s okay (but come prepared with a clear story on why you want to transition into tech sales). A highly driven, intelligent, hungry, and coachable individual. It would be great if you have experience with systems like Salesforce, LinkedIn, and You’ve had some level of exposure to the core tenants of value-based selling: identifying pain points, building champions, and business outcomes.

  • Experience; at least 1-2 years in a similar role with an ambition to take the next step prior to moving into a quota-carrying role.
  • Software experience is not 100% necessary but desirable.
  • Strong storytelling ability with qualification techniques.
  • Excellent communication skills- clear and concise
  • Highly driven, intelligent, hungry, and coachable. 

Just a note

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