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Enterprise Account Executive (Seattle, Denver, Bay Area)



Sales & Business Development
United States · Remote
Posted on Saturday, January 27, 2024
About Neo4j:

Neo4j is the leader in Graph Database & Analytics, helping organizations uncover hidden relationships and patterns across billions of data connections deeply, easily and quickly. Customers use Neo4j to gain a deeper understanding and reveal new ways of solving their most pressing problems. Over 75% of Fortune 100 companies use Neo4j, along with a vibrant community of 250,000+ developers, data scientists, and architects across the globe.

At Neo4j, we’re proud to be building the technology that powers breakthrough solutions for our customers, helping them cure diseases, fight fraud, crush pandemics, and accomplish their most ambitious missions—even if it’s getting humans to Mars. Learn more at neo4j.com and follow us @Neo4j.

Our Vision:

At Neo4j, we have always strived to help the world make sense of data.

As business, society and knowledge become increasingly connected, our technology promotes innovation by helping organizations to find and understand data relationships. We created, drive and lead the graph database category, and we’re disrupting how organizations leverage their data to innovate and stay competitive.


  • First native graph database to ever be included in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems.
  • Raised the biggest round of funding in all of database history ($325M Series F) putting them among the most well-funded database companies in history with plenty of capital to continue to grow and invest in the business.
  • Strong footprint with the enterprise. 75% of Fortune 100 use Neo4j today with more than 950 enterprise customers including Comcast, eBay, Adobe, Lyft, UBS, IBM, HP, and many more.
  • Emil Eifrem (CEO) has built an amazing culture and a world-class leadership team.
  • Countless awards in the industry. Massive Enterprises and individual developers/ data scientists love Neo4j. Strong sense of community and ecosystem is built around the platform.
  • A recent Forrester Total Economic Impact Study pegged Neo4j as delivering 417% ROI to customers.

Job Description:

About the Role:

  • We’re looking for an AE who thinks like an entrepreneur. The ideal hire relishes the challenge of building and running a consistent business, exceeding quarterly and annual goals. They run a tight ship, watch key metrics like hawk and collaborate across the org to make their customers referencable. They’re described as egoless, kind, supportive, focussed and self-driven. And yes, they take vacations!


  • Design, launch and quarterback an ongoing sales strategy to expand Neo4’s presence in a key market. We’re looking for a hands-on, innovative leader to spearhead these efforts and further develop Neo4j’s pipeline of opportunities in a target territory where we see an exciting opportunity for growth.
  • Leverage your expert knowledge of Neo4j solutions and the advantages of graph technology to seek out new customers and illustrate how Neo4j can accelerate their businesses. You will be responsible for leveraging your analytical ability and relationships you’ve built to meet sales targets on a quarterly and annual basis.
  • Design and present customer proposals for Neo4j solutions, partnering with our Pre-Sales Engineering teams to scope and deliver exciting, well-qualified POC’s.
  • Become a force multiplier for the Sales team. We need someone excited to “lead from the front” and provide direction and coaching to the broader team. You will serve as a strategic quarterback for the group, partnering with Business Development Representatives, Field Marketing resources, Channel Director and more to drive overall pipeline growth and win together as a team.
  • Serve as the key relationship owner for the accounts you’ve closed to secure and expand the footprint. Collaborate with the post-sales team of Customer Success Managers and Renewal Managers to manage the ongoing partnership with these customers.
  • Working with the Channel Managers, develop and foster relationships with local public cloud partners including AWS, Google, and MS Azure to continue to grow Neo4j’s presence in your territory.
  • Maintain Neo4j Salesforce.com CRM system with accurate information about your pipeline, in accordance with Neo4j forecasting guidelines.

Ideally, you should have:

  • 7+ years of consistent success meeting or exceeding sales objectives selling technical solutions and software products into the enterprise market.
  • Experience with the commercial open-source business model, executing complex sales strategies and tactics to sell subscriptions for on-premise deployments and/or hybrid on-prem/cloud deployments
  • Demonstrated experience building and executing sales strategies across a team, region, and company in a highly relevant and transformational space.
  • An ownership mindset, highest level of integrity and self-motivation
  • Previous experience thriving in a fast moving, high growth software company, where you used creativity and speed to grow your business
  • The ability to work remotely in a home-office environment, as well as travel to company offices and client sites.
  • Knowledge of the public cloud providers tools, go to market approach and integration
  • Excellent references, ideally from previous Sales managers.

The annual on target earnings range for this position based in the United States is listed below. This range is an estimate, and the actual on target earnings may vary based on Neo4j’s compensation practices, job related skills, depth of experience, relevant certifications and trainings, in addition to geographic location. Based on the factors above, Neo4j utilizes the full width of the range.

In addition to the range below, US employees are eligible for a stock option grant and certain roles are eligible for an annual bonus. Employees in this position are also eligible to participate in the Company’s standard benefit programs, which currently include the following: medical, dental, and vision benefits, 401(k), paid time off, and certain leaves of absence.

Annual On Target Earnings Range
$260,000$300,000 USD
Why Join Neo4j?

Neo4j is, without question, the most popular graph database in the world. We have customers in every industry across the globe, and our products are a proven product/market fit. Joining our team is an opportunity to shape the future of data and analytics. Below are just a few exciting facts about Neo4j.

  • Neo4j is one of the fastest scaling technology companies in this industry. Well over $100M ARR and still rapidly growing.
  • Raised biggest round of funding in all of database history ($325M Series F).
  • Backed by world class investors like Google Ventures (GV), Neo4j has raised over $582M in funding and is currently valued at $2Bn. This puts them among the most well-funded database companies in history.
  • 75% of Fortune 100 use Neo4j with more than 800 enterprise customers including Comcast, eBay, Adobe, Lyft, UBS, IBM, Volvo Cars and many more.
  • Emil Eifrem (CEO) has built an amazing culture that prides itself on relationships, inclusiveness, innovation and customer success.
  • Countless awards in the industry. Massive Enterprises and individual developers/ data scientists love Neo4j. Strong sense of community and ecosystem is built around the platform.
  • A recent Forrester Total Economic Impact Study pegged Neo4j as delivering 417% ROI to customers.

Research shows that members of underrepresented communities are less likely to apply for jobs when they don’t meet all of the qualifications. If this is part of the reason you hesitate to apply, we’d encourage you to reconsider and give us the opportunity to review your application. At Neo4j, we are committed to building awareness and helping to improve these issues.

One of our central objectives is to provide an inclusive, diverse, and equitable workplace for everyone to develop their potential and have a positive, career-defining experience. We look forward to receiving your application.

Neo4j Values:

Neo4j is a Silicon Valley company with a Swedish soul. We foster collaboration and each of us is empowered to contribute and put our innovative stamp on projects. We hire candidates who reflect the following Neo4j core values:

(we)-[:THRIVE_IN]->(:Culture {type: [‘Open’, ‘Inclusive’]})
(we)-[:ASSUME]->(:Intent {direction:’Positive’})
(we)-[:WELCOME]->(:Discussions {nature: ‘IntellectuallyHonest’})

Neo4j is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Please read the privacy notice regarding Neo4j's recruitment process to understand how we will handle the personal data that you provide.

More information at www.neo4j.com.