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Senior Sales Manager, Automotive



Sales and Business Development

10 December 2019 - 28 February 2020

Product Development Services

Are you motivated by challenge? Are you interested in Technology ? Do you have a passion for both business and future automotive technologies like Connected and Autonomous Car ? Then you might be the person we’re looking for.

Tieto is one of the largest IT and Engineering Services companies headquartered in Europe. Providing full life-cycle services for well-known global brands from Europe, USA and Asia. Our role is to help customers and society at large transform with technology as the main driver and enabler. Tieto’s Product Development Services (PDS) division delivers software engineering services and products which foster innovation in our customers’ products. We are aiming for a market-leader position in growing Automotive and Internet of Things segments.

We continue to expand our business in Automotive sector and we want to strengthen our team with a Senior Sales Manager who will contribute to revenue growth towards the car manufacturers and Tier1s suppliers in Western Europe. The position will report to the VP Automotive Sales, who is based in Paris.

The candidate will be based in Tieto offices in Regensburg (in-between Munich and Nurnberg) or working from home-office ideally in south part of Germany.


  • Driving sales to selected key customers, and for selected products, services and solutions,
  • Accounts management and planning,
  • Generating new business leads, arranging meetings and workshops,
  • Responding to tender documents, writing proposals, reports and supporting presentations,
  • Working in tight cooperation with the product owners, delivery/engineering teams, and other internal partners and suppliers,
  • Representing Tieto and our offering in meetings with customers and partners, conferences, industry related events.


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience of sales in B2B environment, with solutions and services related to automotive software,
  • Solid understanding of automotive value chain, supply chain and emerging technologies, especially in Cockpit/IVI, ADAS-Safety and Cloud/Telematics,
  • Good contact network within automotive market (OEMs, suppliers,...), ability and willingness to reach out to new customers,
  • Ability to identify and interpret trends and implications, and apply this knowledge to support customers,
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills to interpret sales performance and market trend information,
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills,
  • Convincing presentation and value proposition articulation,
  • Fluent in German and English (ideally German as mother tongue),
  • Engineering/Business school graduation or university degree in engineering/business.


We offer you to be part of an exciting growing technology-focused business and have a possibility to make some of your most interesting business in your career, working with our first class global products and services. You will work in an environment with highly skilled colleagues meaning you will also learn a lot while doing the sales to customers. With Tieto you will have the chance to make a difference, we embrace those persons who want to walk the extra mile and are ready to try new ways of reaching the results. You will have opportunities to be instrumental in the creation of new solutions, services and products that benefit not just your customers businesses but all of society.

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About TietoEVRY

Welcome to an exciting journey. TietoEVRY creates digital advantage for businesses and societies. We are a leading digital services and software company with local presence and global capabilities. Nordic values and heritage are the foundation of TietoEVRY success. Let's build a brighter future. Together

Read more about us here.

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