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Director, Software Engineering (Business Technology Applications)The Salesforce Biz Tech Applications team is looking for a Director of Software Engineering with extensive background in leading sophisticated enterprise application development and global teams at scale. This is a senior leadership role reporting to the Sr. Director, IT Applications and is responsible for delivering capabilities for internal and external Salesforce customers with a focus on trust, growth, innovation, and equality.This role will lead a global team of 40+ engineers with concerted focus on nurturing our Ohana culture. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in building and leading technical teams, and in defining, implementing, and influencing engineering strategy and excellence. Broad business understanding with experience in engineering platform (e.g. HR, Finance, Legal & compliance) is preferred.Responsibilities:
Hire, develop, and cultivate amazing people and teams.Vigilantly focus on customer success.Oversee delivery of projects involving a variety of technologies and ensure solutions align with long-term objectives.Lead decision-making and collaboration across a broad network of stakeholders, delivery partners, and operational teams.Innovate and optimize engineering processes and standards; drive adoption throughout organization.Lead operational excellence and appropriate incident management and resolution.Develop and maintain in-depth knowledge to of Salesforce's business, products, and IT application portfolioMaintain and lead awareness of industry best practices and relevant technologies.Required Skills/Experience
15+ years relevant experience including but not limited to:Managing global engineering teams at scale
Managing vendor partners and teams extended with contractorsDelivery accountability for complex IT applications developmentProficiency in spectrum of delivery methods (Agile > hybrid > waterfall)Experience in shared platforms (i.e.HR, Legal & compliance, Finance)Experience in specific packaged platforms like Oracle Financials and Workday is preferableManaging external customer facing/public propertiesLeading innovationSalesforce technology expertise preferredBachelors degree in computer science or equivalent preferredExceptional interpersonal and communication skillsAbility to oversee multiple complex project deliveries in parallelComfortable operating in fast-paced, dynamic environment
Exemplifies Salesforce Aloha spirit demonstrating key traits such as trust, integrity, character, and compassion
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