Senior Technical Account Manager

    • London, United Kingdom

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About Shape Security

We are security and web experts, pioneers, evangelists, and elite researchers. We believe in the power of the Internet to be a positive force; our mission is to protect every website and mobile app from cybercriminals. Shape's founders fought cybercrime at the Pentagon, Google, and other leading security companies. We are backed by some of the most prominent leaders and investors in the technology industry including Kleiner Perkins, Google Ventures, and more. Come be a part of our unparalleled team that is responsible for making the Internet a safer place for everyone.

Position Summary

Shape Security is looking for a Technical Account Manager to cover our UK Market who is eager to help protect a portfolio of Global 2000 websites from malicious and automated attacks. This individual must have the ability to earn the respect and trust of each customer through knowledge and understanding of service delivery and how this fits into our customer's overall environment. You will review unique business and technical project parameters and define a successful solution for the implementation and integration of the Shape Enterprise Defence. A successful candidate must be action oriented, capable of independently solving complex technical problems and able to communicate clearly and effectively to both technical and business audiences.

A successful candidate must be action oriented, capable of managing projects and able to communicate clearly and effectively to both technical and business audiences.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Project manage the installation and integration of Shape's Security as service solution for Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies.
  • Proactively anticipate customer needs and facilitate project success
  • Act as the primary representative between our customers and Shape
  • Develop and implement best practices for program/project management, communication artifacts, reporting, and capability improvements.
  • Develop models for resource planning and consumption as well as key performance metrics for project/program success.
  • Communicate effectively; organise and juggle priorities; solve problems and make decisions that are right for Shape customers; build teams and relationships
  • Contribute to the development of standardized processes and best practices to ensure continuous improvement in the efficiency and effectiveness of the deployment process.
  • Contribute active learnings from the field towards internal knowledge building.


Minimum required knowledge, skills and abilities:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Networks, Information Systems, or a related engineering discipline OR equivalent industry work experience.
  • A number of years of system integration in complex environments preferably in the software/cybersecurity industry.
  • Strong technical networking background and experience.
  • Experience in a technical role involving web operations, incident response, customer support, system monitoring, or a similar role
  • In depth technical expertise in one or more of the following areas: Data center networking, CDN, Application delivery controllers, Web Application Firewalls and load balancers.
  • Understanding of TCP/IP, HTTP, HTML, Javascript, CSS and other technologies involved in delivering sophisticated web services.
  • A customer-centric attitude and the ability to communicate well at all levels of an organization
  • Strong communication, customer relationship, and project management skills.


F5 Networks is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace.

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