Director, Strategic Alliances

Boston · Senior

About The Position

We are currently looking for a world-class Global Alliances Director (Individual Contributor) to drive product integrations, GTM and revenue attainment focused on Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services.

Reporting to the Vice President of Business Development, the ideal candidate will have both executive-facing experience and technical sales background that enables them to engage at the CXO level, as well as with key channel, technical, and field sales personnel, coupled with a proven history exceeding business goals by developing and executing against strategic partnerships success.

As an integral part of the Business Development team at Logz.io, the Director of Global Alliances will lead the company’s goals of meeting and exceeding Logz.io’s's goals and growth targets for its AWS and Microsoft relationships. The Director of Global Alliances will position Logz.io for continued aggressive growth using existing and future programs, including: (1) developing further joint solutions and Logz.io product requirements by partner (2) driving Logz.io sales success and marketing alignment with each partner (3) helping define and drive the creation of marketing campaigns and collateral with the Logz.io marketing organization (4) supporting Alliance partner field and partner-to-partner channel sales growth. The Director can develop and deliver technical marketing messages regarding Logz.io’s, Microsoft’s, and AWS’s cloud solutions to a broad audience, including internal stakeholders such as sales, and external groups including clients, prospects, industry analysts, and media. The message is presented in collateral such as data sheets, white papers, presentations, email templates, blog posts, sales training materials and marketing materials.

Responsibilities

  • Own and develop the AWS and Microsoft relationships across complex ecosystems.
  • Drive utilization of resources on Logz.io and on the AWS and Microsoft side
  • Uplift in Alliance associated leads, pipeline, deals (revenue)
  • Measurably uplift Logz.io's profile with AWS and Microsoft by engaging their marketing, sales, and product teams
  • Present detailed proposals for new and existing programs and how to scale them inside Logz.io
  • Drive adoption of joint solutions inside Logz.io sales and marketing teams as well as inside AWS and Azure’s field and partner organizations
  • Present and provide well formed updates to the Logz.io Executive team
  • Evaluate and propose the best allocation of resources to achieve stated goals
  • Develop joint sales and marketing collateral, white papers, best practices, web content, press releases, case studies, articles, and other materials

Specific Requirements

  • Recent documented success with AWS and/orMicrosoft (other large partners are a plus)
  • Recent documented success in technology co-sell programs within AWS and/or Microsoft.
  • History of establishing new relationships within AWS and/or Microsoft and other companies.
  • History of developing joint solution outside of primary product teams
  • History of driving joint co-selling and co-marketing activities
  • Ability to drive creation of whitepapers, best practices, blog posts, competitive comparisons and product datasheets
  • Understanding of AWS’s and Microsoft's Enterprise Products and Cloud platforms
  • A minimum of 10 years' experience in Enterprise Infrastructure Business
  • BA or BS degree (MBA desired)
  • Success in building and managing technology alliances a plus
  • Technical background, developer, dev ops, consultant, TAM a plus

General Requirements

  • Highly organized and capable of multitasking with exceptional success
  • Independent, driven thinker who can follow direction
  • Works well in teams, does not need to own everything
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Strong business analytical mindset: well-versed in articulating the business model and return on investment for customers and prospects via our compelling business model
  • This position will require some travel, including trade shows and conferences as required by corporate



Additional Info:

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