Application Security Account Executive Fortify Sales Specialist

Micro Focus   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Technology


15+ years

Posted 159 days ago

  by    Patrick Riley

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At Micro Focus, everything we do is based on a simple idea: The fastest way to get results is to build on what you have. Our software solutions enable organizations to do just that. Secure and scalable, with analytics built in, they bridge the gap between existing and emerging IT—fast-tracking digital transformations across DevOps, Hybrid IT, Security, and Predictive Analytics. In the race to innovate, Micro Focus customers have the clear advantage.

Our portfolio spans the following areas:

DevOps | IT Operations| Cloud | Security | Info Governance | Big Data, Machine Learning, & Analytics

About the Role

Micro Focus is seeking an energetic, self-driven enterprise software Named Account Executive to lead large and strategic named accounts throughout the Western Territory for our Fortify (Application Security) product. Ideally we would like to hire someone in the Bay Area but we are open to anyone living in a major city in the Western US.

In this role, you will:

  • Apply understanding of Micro Focus strategy and portfolio to customer priorities and build a plan that drives revenue growth and customer success.
  • Initiate sales activities to drive pipeline growth, close deals and ensure revenue goals are exceeded.
  • Be a subject matter expert who understands the market and competitive landscape to deliver winning solutions for our customers.


  • 7+ years successful of software sales experience in similar space/accounts with proven track record in:
  • Developing deep customer relationships
  • Creating strong business relationships
  • Negotiating large enterprise software deals
  • Background in AppSec sales.
  • Demonstrated, verifiable achievement of consistent, over quota attainment.
  • Great communication skills, collaboration, and ability to navigate a matrixed organization.
  • Bachelor's degreepreferred.


$250K - $275K