Amazon Web Services

Telco Sales Leader

Posted 24 April 2024
Job type Permanent

Company's Benefits

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

Job Description


AWS Sales, Marketing, and Global Services (SMGS) is responsible for driving revenue, adoption, and growth from the largest and fastest growing small- and mid-market accounts to enterprise-level customers including public sector. The AWS Global Support team interacts with leading companies and believes that world-class support is critical to customer success. AWS Support also partners with a global list of customers that are building mission-critical applications on top of AWS services.

AWS is looking for an experienced, Telco sales leader who is looking for an opportunity to drive digital transformation for key Telco / Communication Service Providers customers in ASEAN.


• Build trusted relationships with the C-suite and key decision makers; understand the customer’s business and technology challenges; dive deep and understand stated, unstated needs, issues;
• Working backwards from the customer, build and articulate a holistic, compelling, clear vision, strategy and practical execution plan for transformation – addressing business value, technology challenges but also increasing innovation and agility, addressing skills and org challenges.;
• Drive a Challenger Sale - challenge the status quo, inspire customer to a bolder vision and increase the velocity of shift to digital; Address short, mid and long-term time horizons; Work with Telco customer, AWS leadership and all key stakeholders to create buy-in and joint ownership of transformation strategy and execution plan;
• Provide leadership to pull together and orchestrate all AWS resources (Sales teams, executives, Solution Architects, Business Development, Marketing, Partners, Support, Service teams) to support customer success in digital transformation.
• Ownership of Sell-to, Sell-through/Sell-With sales revenue targets - Translate the strategy to AWS account and sales plans to drive revenue growth for both Sell-to and Sell-through business; Develop and close new needle moving sales opportunities by bringing the best of AWS technology and services to deliver customer outcomes.
• Build a strategic eco-system of AWS consulting, integration and delivery and ISV partners to support the delivery of customer’s digital transformation outcomes, increase satisfaction, and build a sustainable platform for sales growth.
• Develop CXO level advocacy - Ensure customer actually realizes the business value from transformation and agrees to be a customer reference

About the team
Diverse Experiences
AWS values diverse experiences. Even if you do not meet all of the qualifications and skills listed in the job description, we encourage candidates to apply. If your career is just starting, hasn’t followed a traditional path, or includes alternative experiences, don’t let it stop you from applying.

Why AWS?
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. We pioneered cloud computing and never stopped innovating — that’s why customers from the most successful startups to Global 500 companies trust our robust suite of products and services to power their businesses.

Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, it’s in our nature to learn and be curious. Our employee-led affinity groups foster a culture of inclusion that empower us to be proud of our differences. Ongoing events and learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences, inspire us to never stop embracing our uniqueness.

Mentorship & Career Growth
We’re continuously raising our performance bar as we strive to become Earth’s Best Employer. That’s why you’ll find endless knowledge-sharing, mentorship and other career-advancing resources here to help you develop into a better-rounded professional.

Work/Life Balance
We value work-life harmony. Achieving success at work should never come at the expense of sacrifices at home, which is why we strive for flexibility as part of our working culture. When we feel supported in the workplace and at home, there’s nothing we can’t achieve in the cloud.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Singapore, SGP


- 5+ years of strategic sales experience for large Enterprise/Telco Customers.
- Demonstrated ability to build trust, engage at C-Suite levels.
- Demonstrated ability and track record of driving sales growth, in complex, fast paced environment by think big and having a ‘challenger mindset’.
- Ability to think strategically but also dive deep into details and drive execution.
- Experience in leading sales, cross-functional teams (direct reporting and virtual)


- • Sales experience and deep knowledge of local Telco customers.
- • Prior experience in driving large scale Digital transformation.
- • A strong understanding of Public cloud value proposed
- • Strong consulting mindset/background.