Have you ever wondered what happens inside the cloud?
Based in New York, DigitalOcean is a dynamic, high-growth technology company that serves a robust & passionate community of developers, teams, & businesses around the world. We believe that todays entrepreneurs are changing the world through software. Our mission is to empower these entrepreneurs by bringing modern app development within reach for any developer, anywhere in the world.
We want people who are passionate about helping our customers & partners realize the benefits of DigitalOceans cloud infrastructure.
We are looking for two entry-level Business Development Representative(s), one focused on the APAC market & the other focused on our North America market who can build, facilitate & drive new customer acquisition to enable DO to meet its monthly recurring revenue goals (MRR).
The Business Development Representative is an individual contributor role reporting to the GTM Leads of the respective regions. In this position you will play a critical role in expanding our presence in the market, & converting warm & cold leads into DO acquisition opportunities. You will work closely with the sales & marketing teams to ensure seamless transition of opportunities once qualified. Like any high performing team, you will be measured by results, in this case the volume & quality of your opportunity identification, tracked through to workload deployment. In summary, you will be the first line of engagement with future DO customers & will have an impact on the success of DO as an organization.
What You'll Be Doing:
- Managing a high volume of daily inbound leads from a variety of marketing sources
- Managing a high volume of daily outbound emails & calls to identified targeted leads
- Building & maintaining a prospective list of potential high value users
- Creating personalized emails to engage targeted accounts
- Using Social Selling techniques to expand network & open up new opportunities
- Processing unqualified inquiries to pre-qualified opportunities
- Providing exceptional customer service to inbound inquiries
- Documenting & tracking within a Salesforce CRM system
- Providing feedback on lead quality & effectiveness of GTM lead generation activities
What Well Expect From You:
- Proven lead generation experience
- Experience in relationship development & opportunity identification
- Previous experience in IaaS or PaaS is a plus
- Ability to clearly understand & articulate solution value propositions
- Technical aptitude to understand our products
- Strong verbal & written communication skills, with the ability to explain technical concepts in clear & concise terms
- Ability to quickly synthesize & put to use new information
- Experience in SFDC a plus
- Strong organizational & time management skills
- Bachelors Degree strongly preferred
Why Youll Like Working for DigitalOcean:
- We value development. You will work with some of the smartest & most interesting people in the industry. We are a high-performance organization that is always challenging ourselves to continuously grow. We maintain a growth mindset in everything we do & invest deeply in employee development through formalized mentorship, LinkedIn Learning tracks, & other internal programs. We also provide all employees with reimbursement for relevant conferences, training, & education.
- We care about your physical, financial & mental well-being. We offer a monthly gym reimbursement to support your physical health, & a monthly commute allowance to make your trips to & from work easier.
- We support our remote employee experience. While we have great office spaces in NYC, Cambridge, Palo Alto & Bangalore, were very distributedwe use a number of communication tools to connect across the companyand all remote employees have the opportunity to visit our offices & meet their teams face-to-face at team offsites. We also have an annual company offsite, Shark Week, to get quality in-person time with the entire company at least once a year.
- We value diversity & inclusivity. We are an equal opportunity employer & we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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