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Director of Business Development

Business Development



About Cylus

Cylus, the global leader in rail cybersecurity, helps railway companies avoid security incidents and service disruptions caused by cyber-attacks. Cylus provides a product-based solution CylusOne™ - the first-to-market solution designed to meet the unique cybersecurity needs of the rail industry. Led by veterans from the elite technological unit of the Israel Defense Forces’ Intelligence Corps, together with top executives from the railway industry, Cylus’ team combines deep expertise in both cybersecurity and rail.

We are looking for a highly motivated and forward-thinking Director of Business Development to increase company revenue by identifying business opportunities and developing long-term relationships with both customers and partners. To be successful as a Director of Business Development, you should be persuasive and have strong business acumen. Ultimately, an exceptional Director of Business Development should be adept at negotiating sound business deals as well as demonstrate excellent communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills.

If you think you have the right attitude and experience, you are invited to hop aboard our bullet train and have a real impact on the company’s business and culture.

In this role, you will:

  1. Build solid relationships with customers, vendors, and distributors, as well as sales and marketing teams.
  2. Develop in-depth knowledge of company offerings to identify profitable business opportunities.‎‎‏‏‏‏‏
  3. ‏‏‏‏Prepare all documentation required for requests for proposals (RFPs).
  4. ‏‏‏Research emerging trends and recommend new company offerings to satisfy customers’ needs.
  5. Implement actions necessary to meet yearly revenues
  6. Presenting business or marketing opportunities to company executives and management.‏‏
  7. Develop strong collaborative relationships with key stakeholders across the company, including Cylus’ management team
  8. Use automation software and software platforms that best meet company needs.‏‏


We’re excited about you if you have:

  1. At least 4 years of experience in Business Development or Sales role in a high-tech industry, preferably cybersecurity 
  2. Demonstrated ability to lead, influence and deliver results in a  complex technical and business ecosystem  
  3. Excellent interpersonal skills to interact with clients, partners, and peers
  4. Ability to understand deep technology in an innovative ecosystem 
  5. Experience working with B2B or B2G customers
  6. Experience working for a startup company
  7. A Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Engineer, or a related field
  8. A true team player
  9. Creative and highly motivated individual
  10. Excellent written/verbal communication and presentation skills in English (other languages are an advantage)

If you keen to work with us, help us get to know you better by adding a short cover letter with some further insights, including the following:

  1. Your overall experience in Business Development/Sales
  2. Years of experience might you have in a B2B Cyber product-based company
  3. How has your background prepared you for this role?

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