Junior Sales Engineer

London
Commercial – Solutions Engineering
Permanent Full-time
About us

Launched in 2012, Checkout.com is a leading international provider of online payment solutions. Checkout.com is built on 100% proprietary technology and handles every part of the payment process, providing complete transparency across the entire payment value chain.

We currently process 150+ currencies and offer access to all international cards and popular local payment methods to merchants through one integration.

Customers in our portfolio include international businesses like Samsung, Transferwise, Hopper, Virgin and Adidas. Our mission is to partner with smart businesses to optimise their payments, increase revenue and meet the dynamic needs of their customers. 

We are building a unique work environment where our people aspire to solve complex problems and deliver valuable solutions. We believe that excellence can be achieved through a dynamic culture driven by collaboration and teamwork.

In May 2019, we raised $230m in what is Europe’s largest ever fintech Series A round, and globally the third largest fintech Series A round of all time. This fundraising round gave us a valuation of around $2 billion.

About the role

Checkout.com are actively looking for an enthusiastic and talented Junior Sales Engineer to join our fast-growing team in London to support our merchants with integrating our revolutionary online payment solution.

The Sales Engineer will be responsible for providing technical leadership and guidance for our users in Europe throughout the entire lifecycle. You will handle support to multiple merchants and select appropriate implementation and deployment options for the merchant’s solution.

Along the way, you'll collaborate closely with various in-house talents across Technology and Business to position our capabilities, products, services and solutions effectively with prospects. The ideal candidate will need to be an independent, high-achieving individual, able to stand out in an entrepreneurial environment and outperform sales targets through personal drive.

Key Responsibilties

    • Improve qualification of client needs up front to avoid delays later on especially in the implementation phase
    • Improve win/loss ratio on key deals
    • Improve solution design, documentation and realization of custom client solutions
    • Improve communication with client on a technical level during the sales process
    • Provide input for proposals and large and complex RFP and RFI responses
    • Work with Sales to provide product/business/tech knowledge in support of pre-sales activities
    • Prepare and lead technical/commercial workshops
    • Translate product, business and technical requirements into solutions
    • Stay informed on competitive analyses and understand differentiators between the company and its competitors

About You

    • 2+ years experience in the eCommerce, FinTech or Payments industry
    • Experience working in a technical/commercial client-facing role 
    • Highly familiar with API based integration methods
    • Exceptional communication skills
    • Highly organized and able to prioritize shifting workloads and responsibilities effectively
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced, target driven environment
    • Fluent in English, any additional language appreciated
Checkout.com is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience, skills and personality. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief. Due to the numerous amount of application received, only the ones corresponding to this job profile will be contacted. If you have not been contacted within 3 weeks please deem your application as unsuccessful.

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