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Emerging Markets Sales Leader, Microsoft Platform, Microsoft Sales Specialist, WWSO

Job ID: 1881799 | Amazon Web Services MENA FZ


Job summary
As a member of the worldwide leader for this fast growing, exciting space you will have the opportunity to help drive the growth and shape the future of a service category that will have a significant impact on our customers global computing model. This Enterprise selling role has regional responsibility and is part of a Global Specialist Sales Organization established to position AWS as the best place to host Windows based production workloads.

Key job responsibilities
As part of a single-threaded sales team focusing on the Microsoft platform running on AWS, you will be responsible for working with large strategic customers and their existing account teams to qualify and pursue sales opportunities for enterprise application workloads and datacenter migration projects. You will engage with our segment sales, solutions architects, partner and professional services organizations to drive large and highly complex opportunities to closure. These opportunities will include migrating SQL Server, Exchange, SharePoint or SAP applications to the AWS cloud. Your commitments will include quota accountability, driving platform adoption, and modernization within enterprise accounts, market penetration in new and existing enterprise accounts as well as creating public references.

A day in the life
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we’re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future


  • 7+ years of enterprise sales or business development experience with quota accountability
  • 5+ years selling complex database, datacenter and cloud technologies.
  • 5+ years of Microsoft Licensing, including License Mobility and Volume Licensing


  • Experience selling Windows Server, SQL Server or Azure.
  • Experience working at Microsoft or a systems integrator partner
  • Experience with data center migrations · BA/BS degree.
  • A technical background in engineering, computer science, or MIS a plus.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills