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Account Executive, Security

Dallas, TX

Houston, TX

Promote DAC’s competencies in the Security line of business, generating leads and turning those leads into sales success. You will estimate, quote, negotiate, and sell security solutions on negotiated, design build, and plan and specification projects in a timely, profitable, and responsive manner. This candidate must be able to forge and grow new relationships within the customer base via direct touch to drive revenue growth while ensuring internal alignment.

Principal Duties

  • Develop and lead security account plans and strategies for each assigned account leveraging all available resources (executive sponsors, marketing, technical, services)
  • Drive revenue growth through new project identification, creation, and attach opportunities.
  • Forecast and report activity accurately in line with expectations.
  • Identify major projects within end-user accounts and manage activities to maximize product and service revenue.
  • Provide customers and partners with pricing and configurations to meet their needs as required
  • Forge high-level relationships within A/E, Contractor and End-user accounts to win incremental product and service business
  • Follow through on sold projects to ensure satisfactory completion
  • Assist customers and potential customers with problems involving the use of company products and services and recommend suitable resolutions accordingly


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, or similar field
  • Minimum of five years of previous, relevant engineering, field service experience preferred
  • Experience in one or more of the following industries preferred: electronic security, fire alarm & life safety, and/or structure cabling
  • Experience in applying solution-selling methodologies to maximize corporate revenue growth
  • Any credentials, including: ESS, RCDD, CISSP, PSP or CPP


  • Supplemental Insurance

    In addition to traditional insurance, DAC has collaborated with industry leading partners to provide employees supplemental options for life and health insurance.

  • Tuition Reimbursement

    We encourage our people to excel in their careers and offer an education reimbursement program to support their growth.

  • Retirement Savings

    We provide a 401K retirement savings program supported by a leading, global financial services firm, with matching company contributions.

  • Profit Sharing

    Our success is based on the hard work of our people, and we provide a profit sharing program to reward them.

  • Paid Time Off

    DAC provides paid time off for all employees with escalating accruals for tenure.

  • Health + Life Insurance

    DAC offers a cost-effective, comprehensive package of medical, dental and vision options for all employees. Employees are also eligible for company-provided and buy-up disability and life insurance options.