Oracle Principle Solution Engineer SCM in Lysaker, Norway

Principle Solution Engineer SCM

Preferred Qualifications

Executives in all industries are

under tremendous pressure to modernize supply chain management (SCM) to remain

competitive and maximize growth in the face of digital disruption. SCM is

undergoing unprecedented disruptive changes largetly driven by technology

advancements such as AI, IOT, Block chain – it is vital for all businesses to

evaluate, prepare for, and leverage these changes to connect the digital thread

across the value chain. The Supply Chain of the Future is here at Oracle!

You don’t want to miss the

opportunity to join a regional team of top players specialized on SCM and to

lead the conversation with customers around the digital supply chain and next

generation supply chain technology, including AI, IOT, Block Chain, Adaptive

Intelligent Applications and more.

As a specialized SCM Solution

Engineer, working alongside Oracle sales teams, you will lead discovery

workshops, be responsible for design & solutioning, present and demo at

senior level and run Proof of Concepts where necessary. You will be part of

large enterprise account teams, interacting principally with Account Executives,

SCM Sales Specialists, other Solution Engineers, Product Development and

Partners. You will also be a SCM Advocate: speaking at events, influencing

social media, working with partners.

What we are looking for: somebody

passionate about modern logistics, transportation management and trade

management, who can lead and evangelize internally and externally, embraces and

experiment innovation, can add to a strong existing team. Is dynamic and can

provide support thought leadership. Ability to persuade others through presentations,

demonstrations and written communication is a must have.

This is a Norway based role, although

you will also work on opportunities in the Nordics. You should be fluent in Norwegian and English.


  • Providing presales support toApplication Sales Representatives and Partners

  • Helping the customer identify thebest solution for their business requirements

  • Make superior presentations tocustomers and prospects

  • Run extensive hands on demos onSupply Chain and ERP solutions

  • Run Digital Transformation Workshops

  • Manage RFIs/RFPs answers

  • Assist the sales team in thequalification of the sales opportunities

  • Becoming the internal source forproduct information

  • Being part of an InternationalVirtual Team

  • Provide assistance in thedistribution of new product information, selling tool creation, application workshopsand solution strategies

  • Competition Analysis

  • Represent Oracle as a credibleexpert in SCM Applications software


  • Working in a relevant functionalrole within SCM, ERP or (pre-) selling application software into this marketsegment.

  • A successful professional, withproven experience in enterprise application software. Preferably in SupplyChain Solutions.

  • Knowledge about Cloud concepts andtechnology and experience in selling SaaS applications is a strong advantage

  • Your background could be from pre-sales,as a consultant, or in some cases as a business user of SCM solution

  • High energy and passion is a must

  • An analytical thinker with a provenability to translate complex business needs into feasible, valuable solutions

  • Knowledgeable of salesmethodologies, processes, disciplines, and have the ability to positively contribute towards sales

  • Good at building effectiverelationships with a strong customer service focus

  • Strong at planning and organizingwith ability to meet project deadlines

  • A team player

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Provides direction and specialist knowledge in applying the technology/application to client business. Facilitation of customer product/application understanding through presentations demonstrations and benchmarks; provision of support throughout the sell.

As a Principal Sales Consultant you will be responsible as the expert for formulating and leading presales technical / functional support activity to prospective clients and customers while ensuring customer satisfaction. Acts as a technical resource and mentor for less experienced Sales Consultants. Focuses on large or complex sales opportunities that need creative and complex solutions. Develops productivity tools and training for other Sales Consultants. Develops and delivers outstanding Oracle presentations and demonstrations. Leads any and all aspects of the technical sales process. Advises internal and external clients on overall architect solutions.

Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. 3 years vendor (sales and marketing) experience. 7 years business experience with relevant computer applications or database/tools. Ability to implement the most advanced product features. Thorough knowledge of system and application design. In depth knowledge of competitors. Demonstrated project management skills. Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills: needs analysis, positioning, business justification, closing techniques. Ability to persuade others through presentations, demonstrations, and written communication. Ability to travel as needed. A/BS degree or equivalent, advanced degree highly desirable.

As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).

Job: Pre Sales

Location: NO-NO,Norway-Lysaker

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle