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Sales Development Representative- German Speaking

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • London
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • London

Do you want to gain a comprehensive understanding of the ever-changing cyber threats that operate behind the scenes of today’s economy? Do you dream of owning your own business? Are you self-motivated with a passion for engaging with external businesses and generating revenue? If so, this might be right role for you!

Our Managed Detection and Response (MDR) business provides a service that detects and responds to cyber-attacks on behalf of our clients using a strong combination of people, process and technology. The technology platform – consisting of a cloud backend, agent software and D&R specialist tools - we use is designed and built in-house by the F-Secure engineering team specifically to support a highly effective MDR service. How are doing then? Our most recent Net Promoter Score (NPS) survey among F-Secure MDR customers gave us a score of 54. Great testament to that fact that we protect our customers effectively and we do it smoothly.

We’re looking for people who have a desire for sales, and are either looking to jump-start, or continue to drive their sales career forward, in a market that is forecast to grow at a 5 year CAGR of >16%.

Sales Development Representatives are responsible for…

  • Being the front line of new business growth for F-Secure’s MDR Business Unit
  • Targeted lead generation, qualification and prioritization, and related activities
  • Contacting new potential customers (CISOs, CIOs, IT Directors, Security Analysts, Risk Officers, etc.) to schedule meetings on behalf of the sales managers, working towards weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual targets
  • Coordinating with our awesome sales and marketing teams, to support and synchronize various lead generation activities
  • Building relevant Subject Matter Expertise to enable effective networking on social media through blogs, video posts, insightful commentary, and value adding engagements with potential customers

Who we think will be a great fit…

  • We are looking for the below skills and qualities from a Sales Development Representative:
    Competitive, passionate individuals who apply their creativity to succeed no matter what
  • Confident making cold approaches to new business prospects and adding value at each interaction.
  • Relevant language (written and oral) skills – native German and fluent English skills
  • Persistence and motivation to hit and exceed lead generation targets.
  • Passionate about fighting for a good cause and having a job with a purpose.
  • Curiosity in understanding business risk management, threat landscape, cyber security and geopolitical themes, and an ability to translate and talk about them insightfully.
  • Able to thrive in an intensive learning environment and quickly apply feedback provided.
  • Social, presentable, approachable, and able to construct strong, concise arguments.

Our four promises to you…

  • Freedom – you will have the opportunity to define new ways of working how we engage with our customers, and how product value gets represented
  • You will work together with experienced and enthusiastic colleagues, and within F-Secure you'll find some of the best minds in the cyber security industry
  • Your work will be clearly visible and recognized – all over the world and across our business units
  • You can rely on the support from the entire F-Secure leadership including our top executives

You can’t design culture...

The F-Secure team is diverse, fluid, fun-loving, and full of energy. It’s our job to preserve that, so we’ve made it our business to help individuals traverse from passion to passion, from specialism to specialism, from the flavor of today to tomorrow’s. We move with their needs, and help them build pathways, always focusing on the things that make them happy in and beyond of the office.

Work with great people

Karolina Malagocka
Senior Marketing Manager
"At F-Secure we see the value of each and every person"
Robert Grześkowiak
Lead Software Engineer
"At F-Secure you won't feel bored. There are opportunities to learn new things every day."
Fairuz Zainor
Malware Analyst
"I joined F-Secure straight after graduating and now, 10 years later, I am still happy to be here."
Ruediger Trost
Pre-Sales Manager
"After more than 11 years, I still go to the office with a smile, even if it is a Monday morning =)"

Great Place to Work

  • Over 1,700 amazing colleagues in nearly 30 offices

  • Possibility to protect the world

  • Work with best of class experts who care

  • Relaxed, open and fun working environment

  • 68+ of nationalities

  • Global with the spirit of a small company

About the company

At F-Secure, we are committed to helping people and businesses be free in the digital world, without having to worry about cyber security. Every day, our Fellows face the daunting challenge of outsmarting those that disrupt the digitalized world. A difficult task, we know, but something we all come together to do for our customers. We make the world a safer place.

Our Fellowship of people have a shared interest in being successful together and being open and honest with each other. At F-Secure, we meet each other as equals, but challenge each other’s ideas – we believe this makes us all better and creates a more secure environment for our customers.

As an F-Secure Fellow, you’ll be joining a tight knit network of over 1,600 colleagues, spread over 25 offices around the world. To us, Fellowship means that what we do together is more important what I do. At F-Secure you will be part of our Fellowship. Be who you are – bring your best self.


1988F-Secure established under the name Data Fellows

1992First public hysteria about a computer virus

2002First Antivirus for mobile phones

2004F‑Secure Labs launches first antivirus industry blog

2009F‑Secure’s next step into the cloud

2015F-Secure aims to become the leading European cyber security company

2018MWR InfoSecurity joins F-Secure

Danielle Acott | Hiring Manager

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