LG Electronics USA, Inc. Energy Storage System Sales Engineer in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Energy Storage System Sales Engineer

Location: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Department: Energy Business Center-S20424

Job Code: 20593

Company: LGEUS

Job Function: Sales

Description

At LG we make products and services that make lives better, easier and happier through increased functionality and fun. Put simply, we offer the latest innovations to make “Life Good” – from home appliances, consumer electronics, vehicle components and mobile communications to business innovations in digital signage, air conditioning, solar and LED lighting. As a global leader, we strive for greatness in product leadership, market leadership and people leadership to realize our growth strategies.

Talk about a mantra. Life’s Good with LG!

We offer an environment that enables colleagues to demonstrate their capabilities, focus on their work and create value. At LG, you're encouraged to take a creative and individual approach to challenges with strong emphasis placed on performance and skill—and equal, merit-based opportunities across the board. We want our colleagues to grow with our global business. That's why we deliver sure rewards for exceptional performance and offer industry-leading benefits. Come join the team!

We are currently seeking an ESS Sales Engineer (Energy Storage System) to join our dynamic team in Englewood Cliffs, NJ as part of the ESS Team!

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The successful candidate will have strong relationship building skills and outstanding communication skills at all levels of an organization. Additionally, the successful ESS Sales Engineer will have a strong strategic grasp of the market and will contribute to go to market strategy, as well as provide technical support during the sales cycle. The ESS Sales Engineer will be expected to provide actionable competitor intelligence and regular performance analysis to sales management.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support identifying potential customers and assist with go to market activities

  • Lead technical design, configuration, and specifications for new opportunities

  • Work with developers, utilities, design engineers, etc in laying out projects with LG ESS as basis of design

  • Effectively train channel partners on LG ESS technology, installation

  • Effectively respond to customers’ questions related to LG ESS as well as solutions that include ESS (HEMS, etc.)

  • Assist local independent representatives in managing sales activities

  • Capture competitive information on products, pricing and sales programs

  • Assist in developing and executing business plans and marketing plans

  • Conduct energy modeling for LG versus competition

  • Tracking project status and following up

  • Manage relationships with design engineers, independent LG representatives and distributors, building owners, developers, and utilities.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • A BS, ME or EE degree in a technical subject or equivalent related work experience.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the energy industry (PV, ESS, EMS) with strong industry network.

  • Sales Engineer experience in energy industry.

  • Willingness to pursue and attend additional training related to performance of job

  • Motivated and Self-Starter

  • Dynamic personality with great communication skills – both written and verbal

  • Ability to travel throughout the U.S.

LG Electronics, USA Inc.; LG Mobilecomm USA, Inc., LG Mobile Research USA LLC, and Zenith Electronics LLC provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the Company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics.