Vice President of Engineering

Azuqua - Seattle, WA (30+ days ago)

Azuqua is seeking a technology obsessed, motivated and high-performing engineering leader to lead our smart and highly capable engineering team. In this role, your focus will be on delivering the platform that is capable of allowing technical business analysts to be able to build and run automations as well as allowing SaaS application vendors to install Azuqua on their premises. You will be in charge of building and running a best-in class engineering team that continually delivers a competitive product. This role will be a part of the product organization and will report to the Chief Product Officer.


Skills & Requirements

15+ years experience, with at least five years in an executive position
Bachelors in Computer Science; Masters preferred
Experience working at a startup is highly preferred
Ideal background includes experience in Integration or API management
Extensive experience with Agile methodology, practices, and procedures
Proven track record of bringing leading edge engineering processes to a growing organization
Must possess outstanding leadership, communication, and project management skills, with ability to drive multiple parallel complex initiatives to successful completion
Experienced engineering manager; Built and run highly effective engineering teams at innovative companies
Demonstrated history of solving technical and architectural problems at scale and the passion to contribute to architecture and technology decisions
Demonstrated ability to balance requirements from multiple constituents. Capable of pragmatically delivering long term value and tactical short-term solutions
Have successfully delivered complex SaaS systems that scale with a keen eye towards lowering operational overhead and cost
Hands-on coding experience and contribution to open source projects
Team player; able to attract, motivate, and inspire others


Lead and grow an organization of diverse expert engineers to become a world class engineering organization
Collaborate with product and site reliability teams to deliver reliable supportable products that delight our customers
Drive metrics for quality and performance, owned by team leaders
Establish and monitor best practices, tools, and process within the engineering organization
Build the engineering team by hiring amazing people and creating an efficient and enjoyable engineering culture
Work for your team, making sure all individual contributors have everything they need to be happy, successful, and productive in their role
Mentor your team, making sure everyone in your diverse team sees a path to achieve their ultimate career goals
Provide visibility and reliability for key stakeholders on our product roadmap and timeline

About Azuqua

Azuqua is a cloud process automation software that enables enterprise business users to increase efficiency in their organization by quickly connecting cloud apps into custom business processes. We are disrupting the integration and orchestration space by building a set of tools that allow a technical business user to be able to build process automation by integrating the tools they use everyday without the need for IT. Our culture is deeply rooted in our core values Passion, Humility, Fortitude and Transparency and a highly capable and committed team that lives it on a daily basis. Together, we are purpose driven to eliminate the mundane and repetitive work so that people can focus their time and energy on more creative aspects of their job.