General Information

Req #
WD00043612
Career area:
Sales Support
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
North Carolina
City:
Morrisville
Date:
Monday, October 31, 2022
Working time:
Full-time
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Are you passionate by High Performance Computing and  Artificial Intelligence? Artificial Intelligence is set to revolutionize the world we live.  Do you want to be part of the fastest HPC&AI growing company? Do you want to help solving humanities’ s greatest challenges, while working with leading ISVs?  Come join the Lenovo WW HPC & AI Sales team.  Lenovo is looking for a highly skilled Business Development Manager specialized in artificial intelligence and accelerated computing.

This is a remote position and can be located anywhere in the United States.

Description and Requirements

Can you lead the route to market strategy, business development, and launch of innovative multi-party AI solutions?

In this new role you will be responsible for developing business with new technology partners at WW level, with a focus in NA, and answer to our Global AI Lead. You will collaborate with sales, product Business Units, channel organization across the globe.


What else is waiting for you in this role?

  • Identify (Hunt) and/or Grow (Develop) opportunities in the market to sustainably improve Lenovo’s AI business solution
  • Collaborate with sellers, tech leaders and partners to optimize routes to markets for Ai solutions
  • Engage ISVs/Partners to enable sales through certification, trade marketing programs
  • Understand customers’ challenges in adopting AI and be the AI Trusted Advisor
  •  Support technical conversation with customer around HPC & AI
  • Develop solution documentation/ write-ups
  •  Identify emerging industry markets
  •  Travel to conferences and customers sites to present AI solutions

What do we expect from you?

  • 5+ years’ experience in business development role in the IT industry, preferably high tech, big-ticket products or solutions in AI & Data Science
  • Proven track record in Solution Selling sales – ideally focused on vertical frameworks such as Retail/ MFG/Healthcare in the Hardware environment
  • Collaborative, and commitment to achieving goals
  • Track of record in building and executing business development plans
  • Experience around GPU accelerators
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the organization, including executive and C-level
  • Passionate self-starter and self-learner with initiative and motivation, willing to pick up new skills across Business and technical topics
  • Experience with successful partner engagement
  • Ability to work from a home office with up to 30% travel
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, marketing or similar 

What we will offer you?

  • An open and stimulating environment within one of the most forward thinking IT companies 
  • Flat structures and fast decision-making processes 
  • A modern and flexible way of working to combine personal and professional life 
  • An international team with a high focus on diversity 
  • Attractive compensation & benefits package

The base salary range for this position in Colorado, New York, Nevada and Washington is $120,000-$140,000. Individuals may also be considered for bonus . Lenovo’s various benefits can be found on www.lenovobenefits.com
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated means individuals must receive the full series of a vaccine either approved by the FDA or WHO and listed by the CDC (e.g. two dose of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines; or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). This applies to all US-based employees, contractors and interns, regardless of work location. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.

* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America