Vice President of Engineering
Financials, East Coast US
Posted on 2/25/2023
Remote • United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Microsoft Azure
  • A Bachelor/Master's degree in computer science from a premier institution with 20+ years of experience and a successful track record of leading deliveries of SaaS products
  • Experience developing highly usable ERP, integration software, workflow engines and/or platforms
  • 5+ years managing high-performing geographically distributed software-engineering teams using an agile methodology
  • 5+ years of cloud Transformation / Migration (AWS and/or Azure)
  • Excellent product life cycle experience
  • Ability to engage with Sales, Professional Services, and the C-Level team to articulate a product roadmap, share development status, and explain team needs
  • Experience in multi-tenant SAS applications, preferably in enterprise software
  • Visible leadership abilities to motivate a high-energy, enthusiastic team and make them successful leaders
  • Hands-on knowledge of CI/CD practices
  • Exposure to shipping software on AWS or Azure
  • Hands-on development experience with object-oriented software development
  • Experience and knowledge of distributed database technologies and architecture
  • Experience in operations and incident management for mission-critical SaaS software
  • BA/BS in a computer-science or related discipline
  • Experience working on ERP, Accounting, or Budgeting products
  • Experience working closely with customer success and/or collaborating with field teams
  • Exposure to US Government clients Experience with functional programming
  • Domain knowledge in Finance and/or Accounting
  • Lead the inception of new products and initiatives as well as continue the ongoing development and maintenance of existing software products
  • Mentor & develop engineers, managers, and directors to realize their full potential in a fast-paced development organization, identifying and developing future leaders
  • Contribute to OpenGov's Engineering culture of customer centric innovation, leading-edge technology adoption, and high quality
  • Provide software design guidance and lend your engineering and management experience to the team, guiding the overall architecture, and design as well as keeping track of the complete development process
  • Adopt forward-looking, new technologies to boost existing operations
  • Establish and evolve development, test, and delivery processes that align with the whole engineering organization, ensuring efficient and quality product delivery releases
  • Marshall cross-functional execution of the key R&D functions including Architecture, EngOps, Product Management, and Design to deliver the highest quality products to market
  • Deliver and support quality, scalable, and supportable software to customers at an impressive pace
  • Bring thought leadership to tackle new challenges in the technology world, preparing your team to explore new frontiers
  • Work closely with the Product Management and Sales team to understand the critical issues customers and facing and get them resolved
  • Proactively Manage by not only solving problems when they arise but identifying areas of concern and addressing them before they become problems
  • Identify people and leader-related problems such as performance, cultural misfits, org design, etc., and fix them
  • Uplevel processes within your group and across groups and functions
  • Communicate strategic messages by shaping and making the news, not just reporting it
  • Connect the team charter with the broader company strategy and roadmap by planning with cross-functional counterparts and investing in long-term system architecture evolution

501-1,000 employees

Cloud software for government
Company Overview
OpenGov is a cloud solution for public sector budgeting, performance management, and citizen engagement.
  • Competitive Salary
  • Work from Anywhere
  • Unlimited Vacation
  • Mission-Driven Colleagues
  • World-Class Healthcare
  • Professional Development
  • Family Matters
  • Amazing Customers
Company Core Values
  • We do what we say we'll do
  • We have passion for the mission
  • We drive for customer impact