Telecommuting Senior Platforms and Services Director

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: District of Columbia

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Friday, March 09, 2018

Job Category: Management, Non-profit

Telecommute Level: Frequently

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Senior Level

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A non-profit organization is in need of a Telecommuting Senior Platforms and Services Director.

Must be able to:

  • Provide thought leadership and mentorship to senior engineering and product management personnel
  • Identify, negotiate, and execute priority technical partnerships with the private and public sector
  • Design and oversee all areas of operations, staffing and budgeting

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Global travel up to 30% of the time
  • 15+ years of experience in the software industry, with a balanced understanding of the business and technical elements of the industry
  • 10+ experience leading and managing distributed product development teams from design to delivery of product solutions; requires experience “shipping” a product for +5million users
  • 10+ years managing virtual teams to accomplish goals. Applicant is expected to have demonstrated ability to move virtual teams from strategy to delivery
  • Working relationships in the development sector including key actors such as governments, multi-lateral agencies, association and funders
  • Experience shaping new business solutions that complement technical requirementsBachelor’s degree or equivalent in business and/or computer science related fields