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Senior Sales Specialist, GenAI/ML, Field-AGS-US-All-PS-VAR



Software Engineering, Sales & Business Development, Data Science
Irvine, CA, USA
Posted on Sunday, July 7, 2024


Are you a customer-obsessed builder with a passion for helping customers achieve their full potential? Do you have the business savvy, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning background, and sales skills necessary to help companies transform their industries by positioning Amazon Web Services (AWS) as the Generative AI service provider of choice? Do you love building new strategic and data-driven businesses? Do you want to join Generative AI Specialty sales organization, one of the fastest-growing organization within AWS? Join the US AWS Global Sales organization as a Generative AI and Machine Learning Specialist Seller!

As a Generative AI Sales Specialist, you will be at the forefront of driving adoption and revenue growth for AWS's cutting-edge Generative AI services. Your role will involve identifying high-value customer opportunities within a specific territory and engaging with AWS customers to understand their needs and align them with AWS Generative AI solutions. You will leverage your consultative expertise to become a trusted advisor, guiding customers in embedding and deploying AWS Generative AI solutions to unlock new value streams and solve key business problems using powerful AI capabilities. With a passion for developing high-potential opportunities and executing effective strategies, you will own the full-cycle sales engagement plan, from identifying qualified leads to realizing revenue. You will understand a customer’s business initiatives, help craft account plan to achieve those initiatives, identify and drive opportunity win plans to enabling those business initiatives, and ensure successful launch to realize both customer vision and AWS revenue. You will earn trust with Line of Business, Data Science, and IT personas. You will understand detailed business drivers in your forecast, and intentionally work the best opportunities that maximize your ability to hit revenue goals.

You will maintain an in-depth knowledge of AWS's Generative AI services and relevant cross-functional areas to build strong relationships with customers. By driving the adoption of cutting-edge Generative AI technologies, you will play a pivotal role in propelling AWS's revenue growth while helping customers stay ahead of the curve in a rapidly evolving technological landscape. You exercise learn & be curious to articulate AWS’ Gen AI strategy and the services we offer to accelerate these workloads. You conduct compelling executive conversations on the transformational possibilities of generative AI and data, while also being capable of helping our customers navigate which services to evaluate for their use-cases. You can describe the “why” and “what” of generative AI use case and technical solutions at a 200-level, with the detailed “how” being provided by solution architects.

Key job responsibilities
- Accelerate customer adoption by defining and implementing tech domain specific GTM strategies within your assigned accounts and technology domain. Your strategies will leverage AWS Sales and our partner ecosystem.
- Ideate with Line of Business and C-suite leaders, building trust with your deep technical expertise, and following through to help solve their most compelling business problems.
- Act as the front line within your accounts for all specialist customer engagement in your tech domain.
- Create & articulate compelling value propositions that address specific needs of your customers.
- Build and innovate: Co-Develop GTM motions on new product launches and work with product teams on the creation of innovative new services.
- Partner with the world’s biggest system integrators to deliver on customer projects.
- Spearhead market expansion by pinpointing new customer segments and Gen AI use cases
- Collaborate cross-functionally to continuously strengthen AWS's Gen AI value proposition
- Gather voice-of-customer insights to inform product roadmaps and enhance the customer experience
- Drives conversations to build credibility and earn trust with the account teams and customers.
- Drive sales efforts spanning multiple lines of business with decision-making authority and budget ownership.
- Engage systems integrators and closely collaborate with AWS partners to deliver maximum customer value
- Develop and deliver compelling ROI to drive adoption of AWS Gen AI solutions

A day in the life
You’re surrounded by innovation. You’re empowered with a lot of ownership. Your growth is accelerated. The work is challenging. You have a voice here and are encouraged to use it. Your experience and career development is in your hands. We live our leadership principles every day. At Amazon, it's always "Day 1".

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- 7+ years of direct sales or business development in software, cloud or SaaS markets selling to C-level executives experience
- 5+ years of developing, negotiating and executing business agreements experience
- - Experience developing strategies that influence leadership decisions at the organizational level
- - Experience managing programs across cross functional teams, building processes and coordinating release schedules
- - +5 Years of relevant professional experience


- 5+ years of direct sales or business development in software, cloud or SaaS markets selling to C-level executives experience
- - Experience developing strategies that influence leadership decisions at the organizational level
- - Experience managing programs across cross functional teams, building processes and coordinating release schedules
- - +5 Years of relevant professional experience

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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $128,600/year in our lowest geographic market up to $212,600/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. This position is eligible for variable pay via a sales compensation plan. These plans pay according to achievement level against sales targets and/or business objectives. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.