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Director of Sales Engineering, US East

Remote (United StatesGermanyUnited Kingdom)
Full Time

About Vercel:

At Vercel, we believe that liberating the frontend unlocks creativity and open-source is the best way forward.

We are building a next-generation internet where developers can create freely and execute new ideas, guaranteeing a more vibrant, personalized internet. Vercel’s platform provides the speed and reliability to create at the moment of inspiration. In other words, our friction-less, real-time deployment makes it possible to start working on projects immediately — anywhere in the world.

Our globally-distributed team works asynchronously to lead the React ecosystem and serve developers at large companies. We pride ourselves on our diversity, shared urgency to iterate, team-oriented decision making, and drive to dig deep.

About the Role:

The Vercel Sales Engineering Team enables the power of our advanced platform to be realized by frontend teams working on cutting edge digital projects around the globe. We leverage our deep experiences in web development and Internet infrastructure to provide pre-sales guidance for enterprises who are moving to the most developer-friendly platform in the world. Sales Engineers play a key role in our Sales process by partnering with Account Executives to plan, prepare and execute on strategic deals in complex sales cycles, with a focus on value-based selling. You’ll find a collaborative environment at Vercel, where everyone brings different strengths from a variety of backgrounds, and jumps in to help one another improve and accomplish our goals.

The Director, Sales Engineering East will be responsible for managing all facets of the assigned Sales Engineering teams in US East.  The primary role of Sales Engineers is to assist our sales organizations achieve their quarterly and annual sales targets, while servicing our clients and new prospects.  As part of the Vercel’s Sales team, you will provide leadership for development and training of Sales Engineering personnel, career planning, and compensation; and ensuring the execution of technical and professional excellence, in the technical aspect of the sales cycle.

What You Will Do:

  • Establish and collaborate on goals, operational objectives and work plans for the SE team members in US East 

  • Review objectives to determine success of Sales Engineering function and communicates to Sales and SE management team quarterly 

  • Provide and maintain technical sales support (e.g., product presentations, architecture reviews, application discussions, prototype development) for key accounts when needed or requested by SE managers 

  • Actively coach technical sales strategy for key deals 

  • Oversee the Sales Engineering activities for the largest, most significant accounts in the regions 

  • Maintain overall planning for staffing, budgeting and changes within SE function 

  • Direct planning for recruiting efforts within the region as required 


  • Competitive compensation and stock options

  • Inclusive Healthcare Package

  • Flexible working style - 100% remote, with teammates located throughout the globe

  • Learn and Grow - we provide mentorship and send you to events that help you build your network and skills

  • Unlimited PTO - 4 weeks recommended per year. Take time when you need it.

  • We will provide you the gear you need to do your role, and a WFH budget for you to outfit your space as needed

The estimated annual cash salary for this role is $240,000.00- $310,000. This salary range is an estimate, and actual salary may vary based on the company's compensation practices, location, and candidate experience.  The total compensation package may also include benefits and equity-based compensation. 

Vercel is committed to fostering and empowering an inclusive community within our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Vercel encourages everyone to apply for our available positions, even if they don't necessarily check every box on the job description.


  • Generous Gear Credit
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Stock Options
  • Work Remotely

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