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Sr. Account Executive (M/F/D)

Req id:  37334

Virtual, DE



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



Consulting Services Sales



As an Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information management.


The Opportunity:


Are you looking for a rewarding career in the field of mainframe modernization? Micro Focus (now an OpenText company) is seeking a highly motivated Sales professional to join our Mainframe Modernization service sales team.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies and help our clients transform their legacy mainframe systems into modern, cloud-based platforms.  If you have a passion for technology and a desire to help clients achieve their business goals, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.


You’re great at:


  •     Selling professional consulting services around moving mainframe-based workload/applications to Cloud platforms to provide expert advisory and technical integration services that maximize customer ROI with our products.


  •     Develops a long-term sales pipeline to increase the company's market share in specialized areas.


  •      Uses expertise to seek out new opportunities for value by expanding and enhancing existing opportunities.


  •      Work with new and existing customers to set the direction for business development and solution replication.



What It Takes:



  •     Strong knowledge of Modernization software products and services, solutions, or service offerings as well as competitor's offerings.


  •     Consultative solution selling and business development skills to align the client's business needs with the solution.


  •      Leadership and initiative to drive services and sales in accounts prospecting, negotiating, and closing deals.


  •      Strategic planning skills on a business development level; ability to build an effective business case reflecting the value of appropriate strategy.


  •     Effective partnering with license account team to build an effective account plan and strategy to drive incremental revenue in account.


  •     Has some knowledge of mainframe architecture and software.


OpenText's commitment to diversity and inclusion surpasses legal requirements, evident in our Equal Employment Opportunity Statement of Policy which promotes a respectful and empowering environment for employees of all backgrounds, culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please contact us at Our proactive approach fosters collaboration, innovation, and personal growth, enriching OpenText's vibrant workplace.

We believe that our values are the compass that steers us in the right direction and helps us stay true to our mission. These values will not only guide our everyday decisions but also influence our strategic direction and the way we work. They reflect who we are as individuals and as a collective force, uniting us in our shared purpose. 

We create economic growth that is inclusive and sustainable. 

The world’s most trusted companies trust OpenText, and we demonstrate this in our actions as individuals, as a company, and as technology. 

We build global communities of purpose and challenge by supporting each other to exceed expectations and solve complex problems. 

We set high standards and exceptions, to learn, to be better. 

We tap into our creativity to deliver incredible experiences for customers, to ourselves, and for our planet. 

We believe a workplace should be human above all else. We ask excellence of our employees and reward it by creating an environment that is welcoming, challenging and that encourages real growth and development, not empty platitudes, or trinkets.” - Mark Barrenechea, CEO & CTO

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