Strategic Account Executive at Myriota

Adelaide adelaide full-time
Posted 15 days ago

About the job

Manage strategic accounts developing satellite IoT solutions, Promote and position Myriota as the global leader in satellite IoT connectivity, Lead a team of Account Executives within the Myriota sales team. Looking for a job that is out of this world?

Launch your space career at Myriota!

Myriota was founded to revolutionise the Internet of Things (IoT) by offering disruptively low-cost, long-battery-life global satellite connectivity. Our world-first patented technology is making data accessible across a range of industries including agriculture, environmental monitoring, transport and logistics, maritime, and defence.

Based in Adelaide’s innovation neighbourhood Lot Fourteen alongside the Australian Space Agency, Myriota is at the forefront of our growing space industry, and we’re excited to announce we’re hiring a Strategic Account Executive to join our team.

Role Overview

A senior member of Myriota’s revenue team, you will be responsible for a portfolio of clients who are developing and/or deploying IoT solutions utilising Myriota’s cutting edge satellite communications technology. In conjunction with a team of Account Executives, you will assist the Marketing team identify potential clients, and then take those clients on a journey from technical discovery, through to technical development and ultimately scaled deployment. With support from the technical team, you will contribute to customer success by ensuring they have the resources needed to deploy ground breaking IoT applications. Reporting to the VP of Sales & Business Development, you will have knowledge of a range of IoT communications technologies and will ideally have industry experience in sectors such as defence, agtech, utilities, logistics and environmental monitoring. You will have outstanding communication and presentation skills, and the ability to influence people from the farm gate to the board room.


  • Work with a team of Myriota Account Executives within the sales team allocated to strategic accounts
  • Work with the Myriota marketing team to develop strategic lead generation activities
  • Liaise with the Myriota technical team to assist customers develop Myriota enabled IoT solutions in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Build customer centric and deep relationships with potential and existing clients and end-user customers
  • Represent Myriota professionally, knowledgeable and with credibility at various levels and at various public forums

Essential skills and experience

  • Experience leading technical sales teams and working with technical support staff
  • Prior experience in IoT and/or wireless communications technology
  • Demonstrated ability to negotiate and influence a complex commercial deals with large corporate clients
  • A strong background in technical sales and account management

Desirable knowledge, skills and experience

  • Direct experience in the defence, agtech, utilities, logistics or environmental monitoring industries
  • A high level understanding of common wireless communications technologies and IoT enablers
  • Experience with common IoT sensors and sensor interface protocols
  • An understanding of IoT device development processes including software and firmware development, electronics design, industrial design, cloud integration, and data visualisation
  • Project management experience
  • Commercial experience including budget setting, sales targets, business case development and acumen

About you

  • Charismatic personality who loves to lead teams of highly successful technical salespeople
  • Passionate about successful delivery of technical development projects with energy and determination
  • Enthused about the possibilities of IoT across a variety of industries
  • Analytical thinker with attention to detail and ability to identify and mitigate risks
  • Self-reliant and resourceful with strong initiative, yet able to work in a team
  • Able to work under pressure and to deliver to deadlines
  • Ability to work with a variety of stakeholders across a multiple industries


  • Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Business or similar
  • (non-compulsory) Project Management Qualification
  • Australian Citizen / Security Clearance

Share our values?

Think Big

This is the attitude that shapes our bold vision and hunger for innovation. It’s the way we see the world and what drives us to redefine space-based communications.

Simplicity Works

As much as we dream big for our company, we understand success relies on keeping things simple. In this fast moving, technology-driven market of ever-increasing complexity, our practical approach is what sets us apart from the rest.

Keep It Real

Born from a genuine desire to connect remote areas that were previously left behind, our wish to create change for good still guides us in all areas of our business.

In It Together

Connection is part of Myriota’s DNA. It’s not only what we do, it’s how we do it. We have real empathy for our customers and work with them to create affordable, custom solutions for their business challenges.

Join our mission to make data accessible to everyone

If you are passionate about meeting the needs of customers by developing innovative high tech solutions and are looking to join one of Australia’s most exciting companies please forward your resume and cover note using the apply button above. For confidential enquiries please send an email to click apply

If you have any questions, we'd love to hear from you.

Myriota is an equal opportunity employer. We pride ourselves on being a diverse and inclusive workplace that values each employees’ unique talents, experiences and perspectives. We have partnered with Perks People Solutions for all things Recruitment and HR, during this process you may be contacted by the team.