About the job
The Red Hat Sales team is looking for a Senior Manager for the Great Lakes Solutions Architecture (SA) team to join us in the Central Region of the U.S. In this role, you will provide guidance to a team of architect experts responsible for serving as ambassadors in the region by sharing a vision for Red Hat's multi-product solutions, positioning Red Hat as a thought leader, and spreading awareness of our emerging technologies and how they solve complex business problems. Your team will consist of solutions architects that will support field sales in the Great Lakes region. As a Senior Manager, you will collaborate with sales management, as well as with consulting, engineering, and support teams, to meet the company-outlined sales objectives and assist your team in developing and delivering business-facing messaging on technical subjects. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.
What you will do
Oversee hiring and career development for a team of solutions architects
Collaborate with sales management on customer engagement strategies
Oversee the development of detailed customer installation and system integration (SI) plans
Provide and oversee presales technical support in sales presentations and solutions demonstrations
Work with marketing and product managers to provide feedback on Red Hat's offerings and technologies
Serve as a company point of contact for specific technical projects with customers
Directly manage highly diverse technical associates and apply your high degree of business insight in leading regional chief architects
Guide strategy across the region while tying it back to the Business team to map field requirements to the Products and Technologies (PnT) strategy
What you will bring
4+ years of experience managing and coaching technical, chief, and solutions architects or other customer-facing team members in best practices and processes
5+ years of technical experience that includes enterprise IT architecture
Experience working in or selling to large commercial entities
Master's degree or equivalent experience
Experience with large enterprise environments
Broad knowledge of current industry tools, trends, and best practices
Excellent consultative skills and written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work on your own in a fast-paced and growing environment
About Red Hat
Red Hat is the world's leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
Flexible Spending Account - healthcare and dependent care
Health Savings Account - high deductible medical plan
Retirement 401(k) with employer match
Paid time off and holidays
Paid parental leave plans for all new parents
Leave benefits including disability, paid family medical leave, and paid military leave
Additional benefits including employee stock purchase plan, family planning reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, transportation expense account, employee assistance program, and more!
Note: These benefits are only applicable to full time, permanent associates at Red Hat located in the United States.
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