Director of Product Technology

  • Job Reference: 381671348-2
  • Date Posted: 27 September 2021
  • Recruiter: iBASEt
  • Location: Stratford, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Title: Director of Product Technology

Department: R&D

Reports to: Chief Technology Officer

FLSA Status: Exempt


The Director of Product Technology, under the direction of CTO, is responsible for leading the organization in research for new products, product enhancements and product redesign. Evaluates the potential and practicality of products in development and relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. This position requires exercising independent judgment to perform the responsibilities described herein. At iBASEt, the Director of Product Technology is also responsible for establishing the overall technology strategy and direction of the entire product lines including the application security strategy, SaaS based application development, delivery and operations. This responsibility spans the architecture, design, implementation and day-to-day operations to protect the company's information technology operations/assets and intellectual properties. The Director of Product Technology develops and implements application security and disaster recovery recommendations in accordance with organizational information security standards and customer requirements. Additionally, the Director of Product Technology is also responsible for ensuring that all license, legal and ethical requirements and regulations are being followed by all technical staff.


Responsibilities/Duties

  • Work with product management and engineering group, originate new products and enhancements with customer needs and business model
  • Select and maintain correct design concepts and fundamental technology used for new products or improvement for existing ones while minimizing the tech debts
  • Oversee key projects, processes and performance reports, data and analysis
  • Develop and leverage technology partners to perform research and development
  • Research, investigate and evaluate various cloud tools and technologies to ensure iBASEt's SaaS offering quality, reliability and security
  • Lead a group of technical and enterprise architects to meet customer requirements
  • Work with various members of the company to ensure the company messages the right product technology capabilities, directions and strategies
  • Oversee safeguarding of intellectual property
  • Responsible for identifying, evaluating and reporting on application security risks, practices and projects to all levels of audience up to and including executive members
  • Leverage information security experts and technology to support a secure infrastructure, secure applications, and overall data security
  • Audit vendor and contractor compliance with security requirements as needed
  • Work with project manager and developers to ensure security is appropriately built development cycle
  • Responsible for ensuring product's license compliances and enforcement
  • Other duties as assigned.


Requirements

  • A minimum of eight years in senior technical roles within product development team
  • Expert knowledge in enterprise application development with the following technologies
  • Java based microservices architecture
  • Container based deployment with Kubernetes
  • Cloud native tools and architectures for SaaS platform of B2B applications
  • Integration of multiple enterprise application using XML based SOAP integration and REST API based integration
  • JMS and ESB based integration
  • Highly recommended skills
  • Deploying, maintaining and updating SaaS platform on AWS and/or Azure
  • Evaluating Cloud native services of AWS and Azure for product add-on's and enhancement
  • Data Analytics tools for big real time data platform
  • Must be an excellent team leader and communicator
  • Highly experience with product and technology evangelism
  • Excellent communication skills - spoken and written
  • Effective presentation skills to large group of audiences