Sales Engineer - Toronto

Our client is seeking a high level, professional Sales Engineer. This person will be familiar with telecommunications with a focus on fiber optics.


  • Create a pipeline using Salesforce to track and maintain customers and meet or exceed sales targets.

  • Operate within assigned selling expense and promotional item budget.

  • Through regular sales calls, generate preference for company’s products over that of competitors.

  • Balance sales calls between end users, contractors, cable assembly houses, distributors and consultants.

  • Maximum efficiency in the NPI contractor program and Consultant EAP Program in your territory.

  • Coordinate sales calls with primary distributor representatives to maximize sales penetration.

  • Provide ongoing training to your distributors to assist them in effectively selling product solutions.

  • Provide timely call report summaries for all meetings & phone conversations using CRM System.

  • Maintain a current territory Opportunity Board of all projects valued above $25K in your territory.

  • Submit monthly reports and expense reports to the Regional Manager on time using Excel, PowerPoint and Word.


  • 2+ years marketing / sales experience.

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field Required.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Familiar with telecommunications / fiber optics / optical communications and selling through distribution.

  • Proven track record in exceeding sales targets, managing and developing a territory / region.

  • Proficient using Microsoft Office and Sales Force.

In addition to being a self-motivated leader in sales, you are:

  • A highly professional, articulate, people-oriented person.

  • Intrinsically motivated and results oriented.

  • A proficient communicator, confident in building relationships with stakeholders, presenting and communicating relevant information clearly.

  • Skilled at solving problems, thinking critically, and developing customer-focused solutions.

  • Able to work effectively in an unstructured environment with minimum supervision from a home-based office in Toronto.

  • Travel up to 50%


  • Competitive base plus commission

  • Comprehensive benefits

  • Vehicle allowance

  • Work in a highly innovative company with global reach

If you feel you are the right person for this position or would like to learn more, please send your resume in confidence to

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