Sales Executive, San Francisco Bay Area
San Jose, CA 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

About the Role:

We are seeking a Sales Executive in the San Francisco Bay Area, for a field sales-based position responsible
for the territory sales plan. The Sales Executive will have strong technical knowledge in the area
of Next Gen Sequencing and will demonstrate technical credibility to effectively consult with
customers to influence key decisions on technology and product choices. Strong business
acumen is required to build successful account and territory plans and translate territory strategy
into business results. The ideal candidate will have a strong history of account relationships with
key thought leaders in the Next Gen Sequencing space within this geographic region. Territory mainly includes the South Bay and Peninsula Area with a focus on Academic customers.

What you will be doing:

* Demonstrates technical credibility to consult with customers on technology solutions.
* Demonstrates funnel management skills with strong hunting/prospecting and closing
* Commitment to rigorous territory planning, market knowledge, both accurate and timely
* Develops and manages to a business plan to meet or exceed business goals for the
* Understands scientific project needs and business needs of the customer to win the
* Consistently and accurately manages sales process including sales forecasting, pipeline
management, and sales tracking through the use of the CRM system and other designated
IT tools.
* Develops and maintains current knowledge of genetic analysis markets, products, and
buying practices required to effectively compete in the assigned territory.
* Utilizes product and application knowledge across the genetic analysis portfolio to
successfully conduct selling presentations.
* Assists in the identification and recruitment of new salespeople as required.
* Ensure that customers are fully satisfied.
* Represent the company professionally, ethically, and morally at all times.

Minimum Qualifications:
* Bachelor's degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or related field; or the
equivalent knowledge and experience
* Minimum of 5 years sales experience in Life Science
* Extensive knowledge of Next Gen Sequencing.
* Ability to travel as needed to be successful in this field based role.

Preferred Skills:
* A Master's or PhD degree is desirable.
* Strong desire to win business and establish long term customer relationships.



Below is the base pay range for this full time position. The actual base pay will depend on several factors unique to each candidate, including one's skills, qualifications, and experience. At 10x, base pay is also just one component of the Company's total compensation package. This role is also eligible for 10x's equity grants, its comprehensive health and retirement benefit programs, and its annual bonus program or sales incentive program. Your 10x recruiter can share more about the Company's total compensation package during the hiring process.

Pay Range
$110,000$148,000 USD

About 10x Genomics

At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.

We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask. Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions, pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.

Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation,or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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