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We have big plans for continued global growth, and we’re looking for people who are creative, flexible and dedicated to helping us build something great – something that matters.

We have big plans for continued global growth, and we’re looking for people who are creative, flexible and dedicated to helping us build something great – something that matters.

Customer Success Sales EngineerWashington, DC, District Of Columbia, United States

Customer Success Sales Engineer

Washington, DC | District Of Columbia | United States

Your Role:

Tenable is seeking an office based Sales Engineer to assist and drive renewal business through technical expertise and positive customer experience. You will be partnering with Customer Success Managers and a strong team of peers to: differentiate the Tenable solutions from our competitors, create lasting customers by reinforcing the unique business value they are looking for and most importantly, create raving fans of Tenable throughout your area of influence. 

Your Opportunity:

  • Become a Cyber Exposure, Vulnerability and Risk Management Subject Matter Expert and advisor to some of the world’s largest organizations.
  • Liaise with existing clients to review their implementation and discuss their security challenges and highest priority business drivers.
  • Map Tenables unique business value and differentiators to customer challenges and business drivers.
  • Partner with like-minded peers across Tenable to build exceptionally strong teams and share knowledge.
  • Influence product directions, make a difference and be part of Tenable’s growth and leadership in the ever faster moving world of cyber exposure.

What you'll need:

  • Prior experience working or studying in a security related technical role
  • Understanding how to craft a custom demo vs delivering a canned demo
  • Skill and confidence in leading discussions with a range of roles at a customer organization
  • A strong self-starter attitude and determination to win
  • Solid teamwork skills, teamwork is everything at Tenable
  • Solid Interpersonal “smarts”
  • Willingness to travel where and when needed within your territory, typically around 10% on average 

And Ideally:

  • Experience with Nessus and/or other network security technologies
  • Solid foundational knowledge of TCP/IP and network security concepts
  • Experience with Enterprise class operating systems at the security admin level
  • Demonstrable experience with modern compute infrastructures such as AWS, Azure, Openstack, etc.
  • Docker and DevOps knowledge, API scripting, Python SDK would be a ++
  • Knowledge of compliance standards (e.g., PCI, FISMA, SOX, NERC)
  • BS in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience (i.e. 4+ years of direct SE experience)
  • CISSP

We’re committed to promoting Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Tenable - through all equal employment opportunity laws and regulations at the international, federal, state and local levels.

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Tenable is more than ‘just’ the creator of Nessus. Our security solutions - including our first cyber exposure platform for modern assets, Tenable.io - are transforming global vulnerability management. We’re a global team, powered by creative thinkers who are wired for action, focused on delivering results and collaborating to enable decisive actions to protect what matters most. We’re in this together - colleagues, customers and partner communities working as One Tenable.

Can you join Team Tenable? Yes you can - if you’re excited by the thought of working with over 1000 colleagues, 24,000 customers and a range of revolutionary products that are shaping cybersecurity in 150 countries. Being valued for who you are as well as what you do, you can embrace the pace (we’re recognized as one of the fastest growing security product companies by SC Magazine, Red Herring, Info Securities, Deloitte and E&Y) as well as enjoy a superb rewards package (we’re seen as a Best Places to Work by Glassdoor, The Washington Post, The Baltimore Sun, The Baltimore Business Journal and Expert Marketplace). The key question is: Is This You?

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