Account Executive
Posted on 11/7/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

Secures, manages, and extracts value from data
Company Overview
Cohesity stands out as a leader in data security and management, offering comprehensive solutions that simplify data protection across data centers, edge, and cloud. The company's robust system has proven its effectiveness in real-world scenarios, such as successfully restoring data after a ransomware attack without having to pay a ransom. This not only demonstrates Cohesity's technical prowess but also its significant impact on businesses, even in life-saving situations.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Company Stage


Total Funding





San Jose, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Business & Strategy
Sales & Account Management
  • Cohesity is on a mission to radically simplify how organizations manage their data to unlock limitless value. We make it easy to back up, manage and derive value from data while protecting data against ransomware attacks. At Cohesity, we're encouraged to think big and we take on dynamic goals that require innovative thinkers. Obsession with our customers keeps us humble and drives us to keep learning!
  • We've been named a Leader by multiple analyst firms, and are prominently featured in the Forbes Cloud 100 and CRN's Coolest Cloud companies
  • Account Executive, US - Strategic
  • Drive satisfied customers while maintaining an accurate forecast and working with many channel partners
  • Develop and lead sales pipeline to move a large number of strategic transactions through the sales process
  • Generating revenue and working closely with a network of Channel Partners to successfully sell the Cohesity solution
  • Prospecting: a consistent record of penetrating accounts, reaching decision-makers, and closing business
  • Define and complete sales plans for the assigned territory to meet and exceed quota through prospecting, qualifying, leading, and closing sales opportunities
  • Building a case and establish value: develop and present proposals to customers with information that demonstrates the ability of the Cohesity hyper-converged infrastructure solution to meet the customers' business objectives
  • Drive account strategies and coordinate team selling efforts with partners to close business quarterly and annually
  • 7+ years of proven success in a customer-facing sales role proposing enterprise solutions at all levels of a customer organization
  • 5 years of demonstrated ability selling into Enterprise accounts in the region
  • Experience in engaging with customers and technology partners
  • Comfortable working with multiple decision-makers to drive proposals
  • Very comfortable presenter of technical and business material to both small and large groups
  • Outstanding written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and a self-starter, comfortable working remotely and autonomously
  • Ability to travel with the needs of the role
  • US Pay Range
  • $124,000-$155,000 USD
Desired Qualifications
  • Disclosure Pursuant to Applicable State Equal Pay Transparency Laws - This position has a starting pay range as listed below. Actual salary depends upon many factors, including a candidate's skills, qualifications and experience, location, and salary expectations, and therefore a starting salary at the low end, high end, or even above the stated range may be offered. This position may also be eligible for compensation, commission (if in a sales function), and/or equity grants. Additionally, full-time employees are eligible to participate in our comprehensive benefits framework, including health and wellness benefits, vacation, paid holidays and refresh days, 401(k) retirement plan, life and disability insurance coverages, and other benefits the Company may offer from time to time