Reality Defender

Enterprise Deepfake Detection

Sales Engineer

$120K - $200K
New York City
Job Type
3+ years
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Gaurav Bharaj
Gaurav Bharaj

About the role

Reality Defender is seeking an NYC-based Sales Engineer. This role will support the Growth Team during the sales process, demo’ing our deepfake detection platform, solutioning potential API integrations with prospective clients and generally acting as the technical point of contact for potential clients from qualification through pilot to successful contract signing. 


  • Deliver technical product demos and presentations, and be the technical POC during pilots
  • Think on your feet to provide real time recommendations during client interactions and scope technical integrations based on client requirements
  • Communicate cross-functionally with Product and Engineering to troubleshoot integrations and be the voice of the technical customer internally
  • You will connect with peers throughout Reality Defender to learn, contribute, and share best practices
  • You own the technical sales process from stem to stern, working in tandem with our Head of Growth to identify, qualify and scope opportunities, build and maintain account plans, and execute proof of concept engagements as needed to convert opportunities into technical victories.
  • You're constantly building and maintaining strong relationships with key customer stakeholders as well as the reseller partners and internal Reality Defender resources who all contribute to the success of your customers.
  • Become a trusted advisor amongst our prospects and customers in order to gain mind-share and ensure project success

About You

  • Bachelors or equivalent and 3 to 7 years of relevant experience in technical consulting or as a Sales Engineer
  • Exemplary real-time problem solving skills, ability to analyze complex scenarios and architectures and provide guidance on the fly
  • Excellent knowledge and proven experience selling to the enterprise customer. Government experience not required, but a plus
  • You understand SaaS-based technologies and their implications for the enterprise
  • Strong problem solving skills, ability to analyze complex multivariate problems and use a systematic approach to gain quick resolution, often under pressure
  • You have outstanding verbal and written communication skills. Your presentations and demos for prospects, partners and customers are crisp, informative, and tailored to your audience, be they executives, architects or operators
  • Excellent cross-functional collaboration skills 
  • You are based in NYC and you are willing to travel as needed

About Reality Defender

Reality Defender is a rapidly growing technology startup building the future of deepfake detection technology.

You will help create an AI-first state-of-the-art scalable platform that supports multiple AI models processing thousands of user uploaded videos, images and audio files per day in real time.


Reality Defender
Team Size:10
Location:New York
Gaurav Bharaj
Gaurav Bharaj
Ben Colman
Ben Colman
Ali Shahriyari
Ali Shahriyari