Enterprise Sales Engineer at CloudPassage
San Francisco, CA, US


As an Enterprise Sales Engineer at CloudPassage, you will collaborate with Account Executives, Product leadership and Customer Success teams. Serving as a technical expert on cloud security, you will gain a deep understanding of the CloudPassage Halo solution set, handle tough objections, and lead successful customer evaluations to gain technical wins.


  • Partner with sales teams to navigate complex, multi-stakeholder deal cycles with customer technical experts and executives
  • Drive technical discovery and conversation to find customers’ business pain and technical objectives
  • Prepare and deliver compelling demonstrations of CloudPassage Halo’s value to prospective customers, existing clients and ecosystem partners
  • Conduct technology proof-of-concept exercises to help validate technical requirements
  • Contribute to the success of a rapidly growing organization


  • 5+ years of full-time experience in pre-sales engineering for Infosec/Cybersecurity product sales; large enterprise experience is a plus
  • Track record of successfully overcoming technical objections and navigating large enterprise politics to solve problems in customers’ buying cycle
  • Basic knowledge and experience with one or more of the following technologies:
    • IaaS Cloud Services (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform)Workload Operating Systems (Linux, Windows, CoreOS)
    • Container technology (Docker, Kubernetes, AWS Fargate, etc)
    • Automation and DevOps tools (Puppet, Chef, Jenkins, Terraform, others)
  • Basic knowledge and experience with Infosec/Cybersecurity concepts like:
    • Cloud workload protection platform (CWPP) technologies
    • Cloud security posture management (CSPM) technologies
    • Vulnerability assessment & management
    • Network and host-based intrusion detection
    • System hardening and configuration security
    • Network access control & cloud network topologies
    • Security information & event management (SIEM) solutions
    • Security, compliance & attestation standards (PCI DSS, HIPAA, SOC 2, FedRAMP, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field (or commensurate experience)
  • Industry security certifications such as CISSP or GIAC are a plus

About Us:

Companies today are adopting cloud-based infrastructure services at a breakneck pace. The speed, flexibility and scale of cloud allows companies to do amazing things they couldn’t before. At CloudPassage our mission is to keep those amazing things safe.

Founded in 2010, CloudPassage was one of the original pioneers in cloud security. We’ve executed on our mission by creating and evolving Halo, an on-demand security platform enabling security teams to operate at the speed and scale of cloud infrastructure. Halo is used worldwide by Fortune 1000 companies across industries including digital entertainment, gaming, financial services, B2C services. We power cloud security for the world’s largest enterprises -- many of them household names that you probably use yourself.