Oracle Cloud Senior Sales Executive in ISTANBUL, Turkey

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Job Description

Oracle is leading the digital revolution. We are empowering nearly half a million businesses across the globe to turn untapped potential into real business value. You will connect the biggest enterprises of today with the tools to compete in the digital economy of tomorrow.

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure has reimagined cloud for the most important enterprise applications. It runs with a Generation 2 offering and provides consistent high performance and unmatched governance and security controls across all Cloud Services from Oracle such as Autonomous and Cloud at Customer.

Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Service provides full Oracle Databases hosted on Oracle Exadata Database Machine. Exadata Cloud Service is offered on Oracle Cloud, using state-of-the-art Oracle-managed data centers.

Whilst Oracle Database Exadata Cloud at Customer delivers the world’s most advanced database cloud to customers who require their databases to be located on premises. Oracle Gen 2 Exadata Cloud at Customer uniquely combines the world’s #1 database technology and Oracle Exadata, the most powerful database platform, with the simplicity, agility, and elasticity of a cloud-based deployment. It is identical to Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Service, but located in customers’ own data centers and managed by Oracle Cloud experts.

If you are looking to take the next step in your career by offering great effective, efficient, and commercially viable solutions to your clients, then one of our Tech Cloud sales roles could be your springboard to success.

We have exciting new opportunities opening up working with Oracle’s Cloud sales teams. So if you are passionate, entrepreneurial, innovative, and believe in being consultative and having fun whilst you work, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Having a sense of humor in what can be a pressure environment helps, and the rewards for your contribution include a compensation and benefits package and a continuous training program in a structured environment that are world class.

What You’ll Bring

Your enthusiasm, knowledge, and customer-centricity will help us become the number one cloud company in our customer set. We also look for:

  • A strong interest in technology, passion for sales, and strong communication skills.

  • 12+ years of experience in direct software sales for enterprises, including Cloud Service experience.

  • Knowledge and experience of the local market are considered critical

  • A hunter attitude, with a proven track record of successful engagements

  • Solution seller: able to understand quickly business needs and establish trust

  • Able to drive a high value of active opportunities at speed, at the same time, closing deals within aggressive timescales

  • IT and LOB: Able to confidently pitch Oracle Cloud to both IT and LOB audiences

  • Connected: Able to use the Oracle ecosystem to navigate within a customer to identify targets and opportunities

  • High levels of prospecting skills: targeting, finding the names, getting the meeting – searching for non-traditional contacts outside installed base data and using all methods to interact with them

  • Cloud confident: Able to outline the full Oracle Cloud picture and explain Universal Credits commercials

  • Hands-On: Able to personally demo or give a quick hands-on example of Autonomous usage “on the spot”, without needing to always engage technical resources

  • Value driven: Able to identify real use-cases for Cloud in the customer that drive value for the customer and can lead to rapid expansion of original deals

  • Optimistic and positive mindset, eager to interact and influence people, driven by winning and resilient

  • Disciplined: regular reporting on activities, systematic fast execution

A career at Oracle is defined by you. We give you the freedom—and the skills—to write your own success story. Whatever avenue you go down, you’ll gain priceless learning experiences and be supported to do your best work.

Career Level – IC4


What You’ll Do

You will:

  • Lead IaaS/PaaS technology deals in Turkey, leveraging world leading cloud offerings from Oracle: Cloud at Customer and OCI. Aiming to Land– Use – Expand deals into IT and LOB targets to realize value for the customer that lead to continuous use and expansion

  • Promote and evangelize Oracle products to selected customers, partners, and internal audiences

  • Develop relationships and collaborate with our partners to define, recommend, and drive sales

  • Develop and execute a sales plan that provides complete territory and sector-specific coverage

  • Develop appropriate sales programs and solutions; maintain up-to-date competitive information and compile regional success stories

  • Meet with senior customer contacts to build credibility and develop lasting relationships

  • Engage with Pre-Sales support for customer meetings to develop customer discussions further

  • Lead successful go-to-market campaigns by working closely with internal marketing specialists

  • Contribute and lead in account planning, customer/market analysis, and strategy sessions

  • Work proactively with and coordinate other Oracle LOBs and especially Oracle on-premise License, to maximize Oracle potential in the specific account set

  • Take personal responsibility and secure that every new project is a success and a potential reference for the future

About Us

As a world leader in cloud solutions, Oracle uses tomorrow’s technology to tackle today’s problems. True innovation starts with diverse perspectives and various abilities and backgrounds.

When everyone’s voice is heard, we’re inspired to go beyond what’s been done before. It’s why we’re committed to expanding our inclusive workforce that promotes diverse insights and perspectives.

We’ve partnered with industry-leaders in almost every sector—and continue to thrive after 40+ years of change by operating with integrity.

Oracle careers open the door to global opportunities where work-life balance flourishes. We offer a highly competitive suite of employee benefits designed on the principles of parity and consistency. We put our people first with flexible medical, life insurance and retirement options. We also encourage employees to give back to their communities through our volunteer programs.

We’re committed to including people with disabilities at all stages of the employment process. If you require accessibility assistance or accommodation for a disability at any point, let us know by calling +1 888 404 2494, option one.


Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer*. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans’ status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Oracle will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records pursuant to applicable law.

* Which includes being a United States Affirmative Action Employer

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