We are pioneering technologies to make the complicated world of sales tax easier for our clients. Be part of a cutting edge technology company that is constantly striving to wow our customers through innovation and relentless focus on excellence.
Avalara is looking for a highly dynamic leader to lead our Internal Systems Team. This person will be responsible for leading a team of deeply technical individuals to drive the integration of applications to meet the needs of a highly evolving business. These applications need to be practical, highly available and easy to use to provide business value and real time business intelligence.
Recruit, Develop and Retain a dynamic team of deeply technical individuals to meet Avalaras business needs
Partner closely with Avalara Business Units to develop technical requirements from business plans.
Collaborate with key stakeholders to manage critical projects on time and budget and to a high level of quality.
Communicate project progress, issues, risks and mitigation strategies with stakeholders, senior management, and outside organizations
Communicate with offshore engineering employees to ensure successful completion of Planning and Production needs.
Create and manage to overall project budget / forecast.
Follow established communication / escalation and change management process.
Operate as scrum master.
Help develop and maintain scorecards and dashboards.
Track and improve program specific KPIs.
Experience and Skills:
5-7 years experience in Enterprise Architecture and Technology Leadership Experience
Experience with data architecture and business intelligence
Bachelors degree in engineering, computer science or related field
Ability to influence staff without direct reporting authority
Solid project management skills
Prior software development experience a plus
Ability to thrive in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment
Excellent communication skills
Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, disability, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by Federal, state or local law.
Job Level: Management
Number of Openings: 1
Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
Level of Education: BA/BS
Starting Date : ASAP
435 Eriksen Avenue
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110