Chief Architect Alteryx
Alteryx, the leading software provider for data analyst productivity, is creating a new senior technical position to be our Chief Architect in our Products organization. The Chief Architect will report to the President/COO & working closely with the CTO to be responsible for the company?s technical architecture & thought leadership. We are seeking a seasoned leader with a background in Software Architecture & Development with extensive experience in Analytics and Big Data.
In this role, you are already considered an innovator and evangelist in the Big Data Analytics market and looking to apply your vision to empowering modern data analysts. We are looking for an exceptional software architect that has a firm grip on the past, present, & future of Enterprise Analytics. You will also play a very prominent role in the overall leadership team of one of the fastest growing Big Data & Analytics software providers.
The successful candidate must have the presence and presentation skills to represent Alteryx in front of customers and prospects, partners, industry groups, & analysts. You must be considered a knowledgeable and experienced software architect to drive the consistent execution of product delivery while inspiring confidence within Alteryx developers and among our customers and partners. This is a unique opportunity to shape and transform the new guard of Analytics software providers that are bringing the power of better tools back into the hands of data analysts.
Principal Role & Responsibilities:
Work with Product Management & Development to shape Alteryx?s software technology direction and roadmap
Lead prototyping and rapid proofs-of-concept especially in Hadoop & NoSQL landscapes
Stay on top of the emerging technology to help continually guide our platform
Be an active participant in the continued evolution of our R-based Analytics plans
Working with your head of product development: collaborate on all product line life cycles, including agile development processes, testing frameworks, build processes, and release management.
Deeply know the analytics market and maintain our competitive perspective. Understand at deep level the Alteryx differentiation in comparison to existing & emerging competitors
Establish and maintain effective communications throughout the organization; work collaboratively with the marketing, sales, development, support, and implementation teams
Demonstrated experience architecting scalable Big Data platforms in both private and public cloud environments
Hands-on knowledge and understanding of various Big Data related technologies including Hadoop/Hbase/HDFS, NoSQL, Columnar and other related technologies
Extensive experience with analytics and predictive modeling tools especially R
Experience in leading web/web-services technologies including HTML5, XML, REST, & SOAP
Experience in geo-spatial is a definite plus
A Bachelors Degree in Science or Engineering is required; a Masters Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering is preferred
12+ years of relevant experience in Software Architecture & Product Development in Enterprise Software
Demonstrated expertise in Analytics & Business Intelligence across multiple industries
Experience as a product leader in leading analytics companies (i.e. Oracle, Informatica, SAS) AND start-up experience is must.
Position is based in Boulder, CO. Ideal candidate is based on the Greater Denver area & has a strong professional network the area. Relocation candidates will be considered.
Excellent communication and presentation skills
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