|Company Name||Apptio Inc (view profile)|
At Apptio we are focused on changing the world by making every IT organization that we work with into a more efficient and cost-effective service provider to the business. Apptio's Technology Business Management (TBM) SaaS platform provides revolutionary automation in transparency, planning and performance management required for IT to run like a business. From the founding of the company we set out to disrupt the existing enterprise software market by designing purpose-built, on-demand applications capable of managing the cost, quality and value of IT services.
Today, Apptio is on track to become the fastest growing company in the history of enterprise software. Leading global enterprise organizations such as Bank of America, Boeing, Cisco, Clorox, Facebook, JPMorgan Chase, Microsoft, St. Luke's Health System, and Swiss Re rely on Apptio to reduce costs and align IT with business priorities. Backed by some of the world's most prominent financial institutions including T. Rowe Price, Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock Partners, Madrona Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Apptio is building the next major enterprise software category. Come join our team!
Our growing R&D organization seeks a key new member of our leadership team. You will lead development of our emerging IT financial planning product, coordinating with our platform development team. Your opportunity will include ramping up a new team, working with product management to establish functional priorities, and driving to a new architectural approach and UI experience. This position reports to the Vice President of Application Engineering.
•Thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, cross-functional, agile environment
•Team with product management to define desired capabilities
•Promote and explain your current and future functionality to the rest of the company and to customers, partners and prospects; work directly with them to understand requirements
•Personally and through your team, design and deliver those capabilities with state-of-the art rich interfaces in Java; deliver with initial quality, design for automated test-ability and write unit tests
•Collaborate with other senior members of the development staff on Apptio-wide system design and architecture; assure that the your product needs are accounted for; step in and help deliver the necessary changes
•Participate in business, product and strategy planning
•Collaborate with other leaders to define procedures, tools and practices to optimize team productivity
•Manage team to maintain quality, including test-ability, and to respond quickly to product issues in the field; personally analyze problems from internal and external customers, debug and provide fixes
•Directly manage 4-5 developers
•Hire and retain top talent; manage performance proactively; assure that skills necessary to deliver are maintained
Essential Qualifications and Experience
•At least 8 years of experience developing commercial software; at least 3 years experience leading products or major portions of products; significant experience developing business applications
•Passion, energy and the desire to work very hard to deliver cool software
•Able to do high-quality architecture and design, especially in the presentation layer, and personally ready, willing and able to write great Java code
•Has worked with large scale, data-driven web business applications; has at least some SaaS experience
•Rich user interfaces with web 2.0 technology such as BI, graphical manipulation or complex tabular UIs
•Collaborative work style; effective communication; cross-functional teamwork
•Interact effectively with company leadership and customers
•A good understanding of all functions (UX, QA …) required to deliver commercial enterprise software
•Working through an Agile, Scrum-like development process
•B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Desired Qualifications and Experience
•IT business/financial management or general enterprise budgeting domain experience
•GWT and/or Java Swing
•Relational databases, schema design, SQL
•Database implementations (query optimization, index generation, caching …)
•Design of commercial PaaS or internal platform/application architectures and APIs
•Experience with content-management and scriptable applications
Apptio, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Apptio, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.