Sales Engineer at View The Space (VTS)
New York, US


ABOUT VTS
VTS is changing the way that commercial real estate (CRE) is done - disrupting a $3.4 trillion dollar industry by becoming the modern operating system for CRE. We invented the category of leasing and asset management, which allows landlords and brokers to manage their entire leasing process to maximize revenue and performance. Our success shows in our numbers - we’ve grown 123% annually since 2013, and today we have over 10 billion square feet of commercial space managed on VTS, and we’ve expanded to ~200 employees globally. It’s an exciting time to join the VTS team as we continue to scale!
 
Our headquarters are in NYC, but we have hubs in other major US cities as well as in London, UK.
 
Learn more at vts.com or @WeAreVTS
 
ABOUT THE ROLE:
 
The Solutions Engineer helps VTS customers and prospects develop and implement strategies to take their real estate platforms to entirely new levels. Through collaboration with the Revenue, Product, Engineering and Customer Success teams, the Solutions Engineers develop unique solutions that help our customers implement streamlined processes and optimize their revenue generating activities throughout their organizations and extended partner network. The Solutions Engineer is a dynamic player within the VTS sales organization where expertise in design, business consulting and technology is leveraged every day to drive innovation. Our Solutions Engineers are advising and teaching our customers about how our products and services drive ROI and efficiency throughout their organizations.

Deliver Success through a Solutions Driven Approach

    • Through the VTS platform bring to life the problems uncovered during the discovery process; deliver a effective experiences that relate the customers to the business problems they are trying to solve for to the software demonstration they are experiencing.
    • The SE will need to be comfortable discussing the challenges and needs of the industry with C-Level Executives the VTS team engages with. As a Subject Matter Expert, credibility is everything.
    • VTS customers expect engagement in their language and terms with a focus on their unique needs.
    • Executes the VTS Sales Methodology as the “solutions expert” in collaboration with the sales teams
    • Leads the customer to the solution by focusing on the unique business value and impact to each client by leveraging key success metrics, analysis, and business intelligence tools to motivate action and understanding the impact of status quo

Business Problem Solving and Technical Excellence -

    • VTS Solutions Engineers drive the discovery process. Through thorough engagement with VTS clients and prospects, the Solutions Engineer will take ambiguous and complex business problems, define them through research and collaboration with key stakeholders, and summarising the needs and goals in a business case that delivers cohesive solutions through innovative solutions
    • Understands client workflows and is highly effective at aligning VTS capabilities to the challenges, needs, and goals of customer organisations
    • Manage the VTS Solutions demo environment to ensure highest value product demos
    • Engages confidently in technical discussions with clients relating to technical and non-technical personas, including forming deployment plans and implementation strategiesUnderstands the core technology foundation (architecture, database, security, etc.) for VTS platform and can quickly analyze the tech stack’s of our clients and prospects
    • Brings expertise and builds client’s confidence in the selection of VTS solutions by detailing the VTS on-boarding and integration process
    • Maintain internal point of view and positioning on competitive solutions, products and services

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • The Solutions Engineer needs to have considerable knowledge and experience working with Commercial Real Estate clients or proptech
    • Understands the dynamics of the CRE industry including the implication of different company types (CPs, LPs, REITs, Fund Managers, Developers, etc.)
    • Adapts conversation and effectively tailors message based on company type and individual persona
    • Relates to the specifics of a client situation connecting the learnings from discovery process to the capabilities of VTS
    • Navigates effectively discussions relative to the CRE industry and company specific workflows
    • Positions VTS Capabilities within the CRE industry technical ecosystem (Yardi, MRI, Argus, Salesforce, etc.)

FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE

    • The Solutions Engineer should understand the detailed financial calculations that drive commercial real estate decisions
    • Discusses the VTS financial modeling capabilities confidently and convincingly in customer interactions
    • Knows the key financial measures of success for each CRE company type and persona
    • Understands calculations such as NER and NPV as they relate to potential leases and that lease’s impact on building-level cash flows

QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor’s degree
    • 2+ years of full-time work experience at a tech company or a startup. CRE or CRE technology experience / SaaS sales or Solutions consulting experience is a major plus
    • Sophisticated written and verbal communication skill, especially an ability to communicate technical / product value to a business audience Proven ability to deliver compelling and engaging presentations to key decision makers and executives
    • Ability to quickly adapt in client meetings to position the product based on value drivers
    • Strong problem-solving skills that enable you to identify, deliver, and create the best client solutions
    • Experience with CRE ERP / Accounting Systems a plus
    • Database / SQL / Systems Integration and deployment experience a plus
    • An intrinsic curiosity and desire to always learn more
    • A positive, team-first attitude is a must
    • Ability to travel up to 50%
VTS embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.
 
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.