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. Shape tomorrow, today What if you could shape the way companies drive and increase their business success by introducing ground-breaking Cloud solutions in an impactful and innovative way? At Oracle, you can create Tomorrow Today together with our customers across a range of global industries as part of our Applications Solution Engineering (SE) team. Our SEs have specialist and industry knowledge to help our customers build their cloud journeys. In partnership with sales, we collaborate with our customers to inspire them with an innovative solution roadmap to drive outstanding ROI in their businesses. This role will be aligned to HCM Solution Engineering in Switzerland What You’ll Do Be the vital piece of the puzzle that connects us to the millions of businesses that need our help to evolve. You will - → Partner with sales teams across all stages of the sales cycle to articulate the business value of Oracle HCM → Leverage HCM knowledge to recommend relevant and innovative solutions that support your customers’ desired outcomes → Ensure customers’ key business requirements and motivations are fully understood and addressed → Design, present and articulate Oracle HCM to a variety of external and internal stakeholder audiences → Focus on overcoming obstacles to achieve the customers’ desired outcome → Stay up to date and increase your skills and knowledge in HCM and modern demonstration techniques → Address the competitive landscape and handle objections → Ensure a smooth handover for a successful customer implementation → Represent Oracle as a credible expert, providing current and new product information through workshops and at customer or industry events → Drive the strategic growth of EMEA Applications through an active contribution to the SE community Required Skills/Experience What You’ll Bring Your enthusiasm, knowledge, and customer-centricity will help us become the number one cloud company in the world. We also look for: Skills - → Excellent communication and presentation skills → Innovative thinking → Strong collaboration skills → Networking skills → Drive and resilience → Curiosity → Emotional intelligence → Ability to self-manage → Ability to translate complex customer needs into business solutions Experience – → Experience in HR/HCM roles, solid understanding of HCM subject matters and local rules, laws and HR practices. → Knowledge of business applications (preferably HCM) is a plus, but a keen interest in technology and its benefits for an organization’s business is key. → Ability to apply technology to drive innovation, experience in utilising design thinking and customer journey mapping a plus → Bachelors / Masters degree or equivalent desirable → Fluent English, German and French 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. 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. 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