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Enterprise Account Executive, New Business



Sales & Business Development
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posted on Saturday, March 23, 2024


Do you want to help solve the world's toughest problems with big data and AI? This is what we do every day at Databricks.

Reporting to the Team Leader, Enterprise, as a new business Enterprise Account Executive, you are an enterprise sales professional experienced in selling into and opening new logo Enterprise accounts. You know how to sell innovation and change through customer vision expansion and can guide deals forward to compress decision cycles. You love understanding a product in depth and are passionate about communicating its value to Customers and Partners. Always looking for new opportunities, you will close new accounts while maintaining existing accounts.

The impact you will have:

  • Assess your accounts and develop a strategy to identify and engage all buying centers
  • Use a solution-based approach to selling and creating value for new logo accounts
  • Identify and close quick, small wins while managing longer, complex sales cycles
  • Track all customer details including use case, purchase time frames, next steps, and forecasting in Salesforce
  • Own the consumption story with your customers, using demand plans to identify the most viable use cases in each account to maximise Databricks impact
  • Orchestrate and work with teams to maximize the impact on your ecosystem
  • Build value with all engagements to promote successful negotiations to close point
  • Be customer-focused by delivering technical and business results using the Databricks Intelligence Platform

What we look for:

  • Strong closing experience and experience of exceeding sales quotas
  • Ability to navigate and be successful in a fast-growing organization
  • Sales experience within Cloud software, open source technology, or Data and AI space
  • Experience driving successful adoption of usage-based subscription services (SaaS) and co-selling with AWS, Azure and Google Cloud teams
  • Methods for co-developing business cases and gaining support from C-level Executives
  • Familiarity with sales methodologies and processes (e.g. Territory and Account planning, MEDDPICC, and value/discovery selling)
  • Simply articulate intricate cloud technologies
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience preferred


  • Medical insurance reimbursement or collective healthcare scheme
  • Accident and income protection insurance
  • Pension Plan
  • Enhanced Parental Leaves
  • Equity awards
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Annual career development fund
  • Home office & work headphones reimbursement
  • Business travel accident insurance
  • Mental wellness resources
  • Employee referral bonus

About Databricks

Databricks is the data and AI company. More than 10,000 organizations worldwide — including Comcast, Condé Nast, Grammarly, and over 50% of the Fortune 500 — rely on the Databricks Data Intelligence Platform to unify and democratize data, analytics and AI. Databricks is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the globe and was founded by the original creators of Lakehouse, Apache Spark™, Delta Lake and MLflow. To learn more, follow Databricks on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Databricks, we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone can excel. We take great care to ensure that our hiring practices are inclusive and meet equal employment opportunity standards. Individuals looking for employment at Databricks are considered without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.


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