• Solutions Engineering Lead Remote
  • Cerence in Remote, OR, United States
  • jobs
  • 1 month ago

jobs description

A Moving Experience.

Welcome to Cerence, a pioneering force in the automotive industry, revolutionizing the driving experience with state-of-the-art AI solutions. With a global footprint and a relentless commitment to innovation, Cerence empowers automotive manufacturers and technology partners worldwide to deliver seamless, intuitive in-car experiences. Through our cutting-edge technologies in... natural language understanding, speech recognition, and machine learning, we are shaping the future of mobility, redefining how drivers and passengers interact with their vehicles. Join us on our mission to drive innovation forward and transform the way people experience connected mobility.

As a Principal Sales Engineer at Cerence, you'll play a pivotal role in driving business growth by leveraging your technical expertise to support our sales efforts. Working closely with our customers and partners, you'll provide tailored solutions that address their unique needs, demonstrating the value of Cerence's AI-powered technologies and guiding them through the integration process. With the opportunity to collaborate across teams and engage with cutting-edge technologies, this role offers an exciting chance to combine technical proficiency with strategic thinking, all while contributing to the advancement of automotive innovation.

But that's not all! As a Cerence team member, you'll also:
• Offering technical guidance and support regarding our AI-powered solutions to clients and partners.
• Collaborating closely with sales teams to craft customized solutions that meet specific customer needs.
• Engaging with prospective clients through product demonstrations, presentations, and technical discussions, effectively communicating the features and benefits of Cerence's technologies.
• Establishing and nurturing strong relationships with customers and partners, acting as a trusted advisor and providing insights on how our solutions can drive value for their businesses.
• Assisting clients with the integration and implementation of Cerence's solutions into their existing systems and workflows, offering technical assistance and troubleshooting support as needed.
• Soliciting and conveying customer feedback to internal teams for continuous product improvement.
• Staying abreast of industry trends, competitive dynamics, and emerging technologies, and sharing relevant insights to inform product development and sales strategies.
• Collaborating with marketing and product teams to develop sales collateral, technical documentation, and training materials, empowering sales teams with the knowledge and resources to effectively promote Cerence's solutions.
• Ensuring customer satisfaction and success post-sale by providing ongoing technical support, guidance, and expertise, fostering long-term relationships and driving customer loyalty.

Who you are:
• Bachelor's degree in a technical field, such as computer science or engineering.
• Demonstrated experience in sales or customer-facing roles, preferably within the technology sector.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to explain technical concepts clearly to diverse audiences
• Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities to understand and address customer requirements effectively.
• A customer-centric mindset, focused on understanding client needs and delivering exceptional service.
• Proven ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams, including sales, marketing, and engineering.
• Adaptability to thrive in a fast-paced, evolving technology landscape.
• Willingness to travel occasionally for client meetings, presentations, and industry events.
• Familiarity with CRM software, such as Salesforce, and proficiency in sales enablement tools. Knowledge of the automotive industry is preferred, but not required.

At Cerence, we value thought leadership and mentorship, and we're looking for someone who can contribute to our culture in these areas. If you have a passion for AI, want to work in an exciting, fast-paced environment, and help us shape the future of in-car AI interaction, please apply to join our team.

Who we are:

Cerence is a global leader in creating cutting-edge AI-powered solutions that make our driving experiences safer, more productive, and more enjoyable. We provide the technology behind the world's most popular car brands, enabling drivers and passengers to interact with their vehicles in new and exciting ways. Our focus on innovation and commitment to quality has helped us build a reputation as one of the most trusted and respected companies in the industry. With a team of talented and passionate people from around the world, we're always pushing the boundaries of what's possible, and we're proud to be at the forefront of AI the next generation of in-car technology. Join us and help shape the future of mobility.

Cerence Inc. (Nasdaq: CRNC and


) is the global industry leader in creating unique, moving experiences for the automotive world. Spun out from Nuance in October 2019, Cerence is a new, independent company that has quickly gained traction as a leader in the automotive voice assistant space, working with all of the world’s leading automakers – from Ford and Fiat Chrysler to Daimler, Audi and BMW to Geely and SAIC – to transform how a car feels, responds and learns. Its track record is built on more than 20 years of industry experience and leadership and more than 325 million cars on the road today across more than 70 languages.

As Cerence looks to the future and continues an ambitious growth agenda, we need someone to join the team and help build the future of voice and AI in cars. This is an exciting opportunity to join Cerence’s passionate, dedicated, global team and be a part of meaningful innovation in a rapidly growing industry.


Cerence is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex, sex stereotyping, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, protected military or veteran status, genetic information and other protected classifications. Cerence Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Statement.

All prospective and current Employees need to remain vigilant when it comes to executing security policies in the workplace. This includes:
• Following workplace security protocols and training programs to familiarize with the ways to maintain a safe workplace.
• Following security procedures to report any suspicious activity.
• Having respect for corporate security procedures to allow those procedures to be effective.
• Adhering to company's compliance and regulations.
• Encouraging to follow a zero tolerance for workplace violence.
• Basic knowledge of information security and data privacy requirements (e.g., how to protect data & how to be handling this data).
• Demonstrative knowledge of information security through internal training programs
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