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Director, Business Development – OEM, Alliances, CAE, EDA, CAD, FSI

Director, Business Development – OEM, Alliances, CAE, EDA, CAD, FSI

Location: Milpitas, CA or Remote

The Role:

MemVerge is looking for an entrepreneurial, collaborative, and technically-oriented Business Development leader to manage our technology partners.

You’ll define the scope and specifics of the partnership, educate both organizations on the value of the partnership and the specifics of the integration, and execute external go-to-market activities.

This is an opportunity to demonstrate structured thinking, exceptional communication skills, excitement for forging new relationships, and a true partnership mindset that delivers positive sum deals.  In this role, you will regularly collaborate with executive leadership, product, finance, and all of our go-to-market (GTM) functions to help the organization execute on its strategy.


A Few of Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify and meet potential partners in priority markets, and seek partnerships with their Executive management, Product, Development areas as applicable
  • Serve as the partnership lead on a cross-functional team (Product, GTM, Finance, Legal as applicable), establishing deal structure and key terms and leading negotiations Business partnerships will involve various types of alliances, OEM, joint development, resell, and co-sell engagements
  • Establish and grow strategic IHV/ISV/SaaS partnerships including defining business/product/technical synergies, coordinating any integration and go-to-market efforts, as a mechanism to execute on our strategy and accelerate our mission
  • Develop and foster relationships with key third party ISV’s for leverage MemVerge’s platform, API’s, and SDKs
  • Understand our partner’s strategic priorities and identify marketing opportunities that might emerge as part of their go-to-market strategy and initiatives
  • Identify new opportunities for growth, by continual collection of customer insights, market research, and competitive intelligence
  • Develop the go-to-market sales strategy and tactics based on the customer and business goals


The Top Skills You Will Need to Succeed:

  • Prior bus dev/OEM sales/licensing experience in especially in one of the following areas: CAE, EDA, CAD, or FSI software areas
  • Have a deep intellectual curiosity, be a self-learner, and love solving problems
  • Strong communication skills and adept at multiple communication mediums (e.g. verbal, writing and presenting)
  • Passion for collaboration with a broad set of cross-functional teammates (aka “a strong team player”) and an ability to drive results from a cross-functional team via influence
  • Ability to listen, learn, explain, and communicate at all levels and can learn complex concepts quickly
  • Alliance partnership experience including recruiting, negotiating win-win arrangements, and fostering growth of mutual business
  • Proven ability to develop relationships across all areas of the partner’s organization calling at multiple levels within the account: Business Management, Marketing, Product Development, Product Management, Security Team, Engineering, Finance, Procurement along with any key influencers, stakeholders or decision maker
  • Work collaboratively across the functions to create a result driven, team-oriented environment delivering growth


The Top Desired Skills That Will be Most Helpful: 

  • Extremely driven, and knowledgeable about emerging deep technologies that disrupt various markets
  • Strong program management and presentation skills
  • Experience in datacenter infrastructure Software, partnerships— data storage SW, HPC
  • Ability to thrive in “start-up” like environment


Preferred Education:

  • BS/MS in Engineering Technology / MBA or equivalent preferred


Cutting Edge Technology – Changing the State of Computing: 

Founded by the creators of VMWare VSAN and Extreme I/O, and strategically backed by Intel, Cisco, NetApps, and SK Hynix, MemVerge, the inventor of Memory Machine™ Software is delivering Big Memory and the Memory-Centric Infrastructure (MCI) of the future, today.

MemVerge Memory Machine™ Software delivers real solutions for Big Memory Data Services such as instant checkpointing, snapshot, memory replication, and tiering that for the first time enables lightning-fast recovery from in-memory application crashes.

Pioneering the Big Memory revolution, MemVerge is a small startup with a big vision of petabyte-pools of disaggregated memory available to every application across the multi-cloud and is shaping the future of computing where everything runs at speed of memory.

Headquartered in Silicon Valley California, MemVerge also has R&D Centers in both Shanghai and Beijing.


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Join MemVerge today and help us shape the future of Big Memory computing.

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MemVerge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law. Please note that employment at MemVerge is contingent upon completion of a satisfactory background check.