Director, Software Engineering Bazaarvoice
Job ID 2014-2558
Job Location US-TX-Austin
More information about this job:
Bazaarvoice is based on a simple truth; when people talk to each other, people buy stuff they are happy about because they trust the opinions of others. We see a day when all voices are connected and, together, help the marketplace function better. That?s what our name means: the ?voice of the marketplace.? We?ve built a network that connects businesses together to amplify the authentic voices of people wherever they shop ? online, in-store and mobile.
Each month, more than 400 million people view and share authentic opinions, questions and experiences about 20 million products in the Bazaarvoice network. Our technology platform channels these voices into the places that influence purchases.
Our network helps businesses gain access to a wider audience of shoppers and trusted consumer content to improve sales and marketing. Insights from our network data help marketers and advertisers provide more engaging experiences, drive product innovation and performance, make better merchandising decisions and build brand advocates and loyalty.
Who We Want:
As a Director in our world class Engineering team, you will be responsible for delighting our customers through the innovation and delivery of our Software as a Service data platform. We are looking for innovative, intellectually curious and a results-oriented leaders that love working with brilliant people to achieve extraordinary results. In leading this talented team, you will offer pragmatic vision, team with Product management to translate business needs into technology solutions and plans that can be delivered on-time, with Quality. You will lead the full lifecycle from conception to 24x7 operation of the data platform which serves over 500 million impressions a month. We value agile learners that can both mentor and coach their teams towards excellence.
Skills and Experience Necessary for the Role:
Leadership of multiple autonomous teams and services, cradle to 24x7 production
Strong background in scalable software platforms and technologies
Agile leader and learner committed to continual improvement and delivery of customer impact
Agile coach capable of developing management and top notch technical talent
8+ years of leadership of complex software products thru delivery
Strong customer facing communication skills, both written and verbal
Demonstrated experience leading at a director or VP level
Demonstrated ability to manage significant budgets, vendors, and contract relationships
BS with a Masters level degree preferred
||3900 N. Capital of Texas Hwy |
Austin, TX 78746
Bazaarvoice, one of Austin's leading, venture-backed Web startups that serves domestic and international Fortune 500 brands with word of mouth online technology and services. We have experienced explosive growth with featured articles in the New York Times, AdAge, Fortune Magazine, and we are the only Texas-based startup to make the Red Herring 100 North America and Global list.Investors: Austin Ventures
, Battery Ventures
, First Round Capital All Jobs: at Bazaarvoice
|Headquarters:||3900 N. Capital of Texas Hwy|
Austin, TX 78746
|Company Profile:||About Bazaarvoice
Bazaarvoice is a SaaS company that brings the power of social commerce to the world's best brands. Social commerce happens when you connect customers to one another in ways which drive measurable results to your business. Bazaarvoice helps all types of businesses capture, display, share, and analyze customer conversations online. Our combination of technology and personalized services help brands build online communities who help drive measurable business goals. We make it easy for our clients to let their customers share opinions, knowledge, and experiences.
Bazaarvoice is an open, creative and collaborative culture, where passion and excellence rule. You have the opportunity to work within a world-class organization bringing cutting-edge interfaces and functionality to market on leading eCommerce sites. Great ideas can come from anywhere. We're looking for imaginative people who want to be a part of the conversation and have an impact on the future of social commerce.
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