Account Executive – SmartBear APAC

SmartBear has played a role in the banking app you use, the item you posted for auction and that flight you just purchased. As an Account Executive you’ll champion our award-winning software to close new business with new and existing customers and earn significant financial rewards in the process. This role gives you the ability to advance your career at a company that is high growth, firmly established and an industry leader.

Our software is downloaded almost every 4 seconds (6.5 million downloads a year) and we have over 25,000 customers (Google, Apple, Microsoft, Cisco, GE and Salesforce to name a few) in 194 countries. We have real products, real customers and great compensation.

The opportunity:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a high growth business with significant investment in its people, cutting edge technology and GTM.

As Account Executive, you will be part of a growing, high performing sales team in Australia. Supported by an awesome marketing, solution engineering and product team you will help us achieve our Customer Acquisition and Revenue goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a territory of Enterprise and / or Mid Market Accounts, predominately in ANZ, with the opportunity to expand into Asia
  • Smart Prospecting and Outreach leveraging marketing content, insights and webinars
  • Manage customer’s cross functional stakeholder (up to and including the C suite)
  • Strong business discovery skills, centered around Gap (and value based) selling
  • Build strong internal relationships with marketing, sales, sales development, solution engineering, product management and senior management
  • Lead and shape key deals, working closely with key SmartBear and customer stakeholders, incl. Executive sponsorship
  • Achieve monthly, quarterly and yearly sales targets
  • Must follow sales cadences and meet operational KPIs


  • Proven, high performing sales executive with 3-5 years+ success selling Enterprise and / or Mid-Market Software/SaaS
  • Demonstrable track record of success and progression in a Software sales environment: hunt new customers and nurture install-base to uncover growth opportunities
  • Strong Outbound and Prospecting skills, in a “digital dominant” work environment
  • Ability to lead and work well as part of a cross-functional team
  • Strong organisational skills, high emotional intelligence and exceptional work ethic
  • Value Based Selling approach – experiences with Gap selling or similar sales methodologies
  • Experience selling Test Management/ Agile SDLC solutions desirable

What you can expect from SmartBear:

  • Comprehensive on-boarding and ongoing training and enablement
  • Hands-on coaching and support from senior team members and management
  • A hardworking, fun, supporting and creative work place, always open for new ideas
  • Support your career development plan for ongoing success

About SmartBear
At SmartBear, we focus on your one priority that never changes: quality. We know delivering quality software over and over is complicated. So our tools are built to streamline your process while seamlessly working with the products you use – and will use. Whether it’s TestComplete, Swagger, Cucumber, ReadyAPI, Zephyr, or one of our other tools, we span from test automation, API lifecycle, collaboration, performance testing, test management, and more. Whichever you need, they’re easy to try, easy to buy, and easy to integrate. We’re used by 15 million developers, testers, and operations engineers at 24,000+ organizations – including world-renowned innovators like Adobe, JetBlue, FedEx, and Microsoft. Wherever you’re going, we’ll help you get there. Learn more at, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.

SmartBear is an equal employment opportunity employer and encourages success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, mental or physical disability, marital status, military or veteran status, citizenship status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, medical condition, sex, sex stereotyping, pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), or any other legally protected status.

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