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Our success and the success of our companies starts with talent. That is why Vista Equity Partners prides itself on hiring exceptional people who have the demonstrated potential to grow and develop within our investment teams, consulting practice, and our companies over the course of their career.

To do this, we match those interested in working at Vista with opportunities that reflect their strengths and talents. We strive to provide opportunities that allow our team members to pursue their passions both in and outside of the workplace, with ample opportunities for professional development. 

Vista is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture. Our highly motivated team features individuals with a wide range of skillsets and expertise required for the multitude of Vista roles across our investment, administration, operations, and portfolio company teams.

We are committed to continually strengthening the culture of excellence within our Vista family, and a key factor in that pursuit is our people. We are honored that you are considering Vista Equity Partners for your next career move, and we look forward to hearing from you.

It’s been a fabulous career – I’ve had the opportunity to have different roles in different software companies focused in different vertical markets…in each case the company has been an incredible success story.
–Bret Bolin, SourceNet Solution, Ventyx, P2 Energy Solutions, Misys, and Vista Equity Partners

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Enterprise Architect- Cloud Platform Environment - SaaS

Experienced

DealerSocket | Product Development | Salt Lake City, UT

DealerSocket Inc., a leading provider of software-as-a-service ("SaaS") fully integrated technology solutions for the Retail and Independent Automotive industries. We are growing exponentially, and are looking for phenomenal people to grow with us. In 2015, we expanded our product lines, doubled our employee base, and opened new offices across the country. We pride ourselves on our amazing people, top-notch technology, and fun employee-focused corporate culture.

 

Have you ever built hybrid or cloud infrastructure for a Software as a Service company using infrastructure as code approaches ?

Have you architected a "mult-user" Enterprise SaaS application?

Have you worked with: AWS, Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform?

If you answered YES to the above questions, please apply!

 

Job Purpose Summary

An Enterprise Architect is responsible for being a subject matter expert and helping to set architectural direction. This is a hands-on technical position where the individual participates with members of the team in architectural discussions and implementing architectural projects. As a Enterprise Architect, you must be able to handle multiple projects, be innovative, and be able to communicate effectively across multiple departments in different degrees of technical detail.

The responsibilities include mentoring engineers or architects and overseeing projects that are part of your expertise. In addition, an Enterprise Architect is responsible for taking the company's business strategy and defining the architecture to support that strategy.

Typical strategic goals are:

Satisfying the customer Increase agility

Reduce costs

Increase recurring revenue Standardize and simplify IT environments

Provide architectural support to ensure compliance with industry standards (e.g. SOX, PCI)

Skills & Requirements

Essential Job Duties

Lead, mentor and support a highly effective team of passionate engineers fostering a high-performance culture

Enable a culture of creativity, collaboration, speed, innovation and excellence while continuously elevating the quality and caliber of our engineering organization

Solve complex software engineering tasks Troubleshoot and solve code level problems quickly and efficiently

Establish and follow coding standards and practices

Collaborate with members of an architecture

SCRUM team to ensure success (Product Owners, Engineers, QA, Designer)

Participate in SCRUM related events such as Sprint Planning, Retrospectives and Backlog Grooming Communicate effectively with team members, internal and external customers Stay current with industry standard tools and technologies

Perform risk analysis on business related software intiatives

Comfortable working with little to no supervision and providing supervision to other engineers

Mentor and train software engineers

Participate in Quarterly Architecture Summits

Take the lead on challenging software engineering projects

Provide architectural expertise for the implementation of key initiatives

Participate in the hiring process including attracting, screening, and closing high caliber candidates

Participate in strategic planning meetings with product management, architecture and design

Build cross-department relationships centered on executing company strategy

Work with the Chief Architect to plan and coordinate enterprise wide initiatives

Engage in architectural proof of concept projects at a micro-level of detail to keep current on technology

Motivate and inspire developers and evangelize a set of ideals for the enterprise

Foster repeatable and reusable architectural processes Review architectural aspects of initiative across the enterprise and products to aid in ensuring success of the design process

Administer the architectural runway process to review changes to enterprise architecture in conjunction with the Chief Architect and management

Contributes to the technology strategy and implementation as it relates to the business strategy and objectives by performing discovery research, cost estimates and reference model development

Provide guidance for encapsulating and isolating legacy systems as well as support targeted transitions of features to at-scale architectural patterns based on business goals

Works with engineering to integrate enterprise technologies, for example api gateways, microservice platforms, federated authentication, at-scale persistence technologies

Job Qualifications

Education Master’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience and knowledge

Experience

10+ Years Software Engineering Mastery with architectural design recommendation and guidance

Proven success leading engineering teams in an Agile/Scrum environment

Expert in building enterprise SaaS cloud-based solutions

Demonstrated success leading the design, development, delivery and maintenance of large scale and high-performance platforms

Knowledge of release management and deployment workflow processes, from development release through production deployment

Exceptional interpersonal skills with a proven ability to build productive cross-departmental relationships and motivate team members.

Positive, can-do attitude and value collaboration a must

Expertise with object-oriented code, .NET, C#, SQL Server, web technologies

Other Abilities Strong focus, accuracy and attention to detail Strong presentation skills

Professional demeanor

Works effectively in a team setting Works efficiently across distributed teams

High aptitude for learning new technologies and concepts

Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize

Manage several activities in parallel Strong verbal and written communication skills Strong organizational skills

Able to translate customer and business needs to technical solutions

The natural ability to be a champion for change Physical Demands (Travel, etc.)

Available to solve critical issues as necessary Occasional travel required (20%)