Boldon James values innovation and creativity and with over 30 years in business, we also value experience. Our working environment is virtual, flexible and global. Boldon James is an equal opportunity employer.
We have over 30 years’ experience in facilitating secure messaging and classifying data to protect against sensitive data leaks. We work with the world’s leading commercial organisations, system integrators, defence forces and governments, driving effective classification of all kinds of data within their existing software environments. We’ve worked on some of the world’s largest IT security software programmes, collaborating with our network of global partners.

We believe that involving users in assessing, managing and caring for your data makes your organisation stronger and able to compete with the best.


Current Vacancies

Job Title: Pre Sales Consultant – France
Reporting to: EMEA Sales Director
How to apply: Please email


Boldon James is a well-established leader in data classification and secure messaging solutions, helping organisations of all sizes manage sensitive information securely and in compliance with legislation and standards, in some of the most demanding messaging environments in the world.

Customers range from corporates, including global Utilities, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Financial and Professional Services businesses, to Government, Defence & Intelligence organisations. The company is an accredited Microsoft Global Go-To-Market and Gold Applications Development Partner, Digital Guardian OEM Partner, Symantec Technology Partner, McAfee Security Innovation Alliance Partner and member of the Forcepoint Alliance Programme.

Boldon James is a wholly-owned subsidiary of QinetiQ, a FTSE company, with offices in the UK, US, Australia, ME and Europe, and channel partners worldwide.


Key Objectives:

To provide technical pre sales in region for end customers and channel partners through meetings and webinars, overseeing the technical part of the sales cycle and any proof of concepts.



Reporting to the European Sales Director, the role of the Pre Sales Consultant will be to engage with and the support the sales teams in customer engagements.  The candidate’s experience will enable them to carry out Pre Sales support throughout the sales cycle including development and implementation of technical sales strategies, delivery of presentations and webinars for technical audience, product demonstrations, and support for customer product evaluations. The candidate must be a self-starter who is able to consult with customers and business partners to define their requirements and be able to advise on how our solutions can support their business goals.

In direct touch with customers and partners, he communicates with product managers on issues identified from field observations and customer feedbacks which contribute to the product growth. Customer satisfaction is his priority.

Understanding how data classification helps with being GDPR compliant.

Working with and training channel partner technical resources, and being the region subject matter expert.

The Pre Sales consultant is the key to a successful sale. Interesting salary + bonus.


Required profile, skills and experience:

  • – 3+ years working as a Pre-Sales Engineer for a software solution company or Systems Integrator in the security field.
  • – In depth knowledge of the software security market.
  • – Native French speaker with a good presentation and communication skills. (both verbal and written)
  • – Strong English proficiency
  • – Good knowledge of Microsoft Exchange, and Data Loss Prevention tools.
  • – Strong experience of working closely and effectively with reseller companies and complimentary vendors.
  • – Spent time in an IT operations roles working at the coalface
  • – Valid driving licence holder

Boldon James Ltd, Cody Technology Park, Ively Road, Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 0LX, United Kingdom