Vice President - Engineering (Remote)

Icertis, India

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Duration: Full-Time

With unmatched technology and category-defining innovation, Icertis pushes the boundaries of what’s possible with contract lifecycle management (CLM). The AI-powered, analyst-validated Icertis Contract Intelligence (ICI) platform turns contracts from static documents into strategic advantage by structuring and connecting the critical contract information that defines how an organization runs. Today, the world’s most iconic brands and disruptive innovators trust Icertis to fully realize the intent of their combined 7.5 million+ contracts worth more than $1 trillion, in 40+ languages and 90+ countries.

Who we are:  Icertis is the only contract intelligence platform companies trust to keep them out in front, now and in the future. Our unwavering commitment to contract intelligence is grounded in our FORTE values—Fairness, Openness, Respect, Teamwork and Execution—which guide all our interactions with employees, customers, partners and stakeholders. Because in our mission to be the contract intelligence platform of the world, we believe how we get there is as important as the destination

Icertis is seeking to hire a proven engineering leader who will manage a talented team of engineers who develop and support the core components that enable the ICI platform.  This leader should be steeped in best practices and processes to drive excellence and productivity across all engineering teams at iCertis.
The individual will be a senior member of the management team, responsible for establishing competitive engineering strategies and translating those into a detailed delivery plan to build the next-generation platform. As such, this individual is responsible for implementing Icertis’ long-term engineering vision and plan, aligning resources, and delivery with ambitious business growth and diversification, while improving cost-effectiveness. As the organization continues to evolve and grow, the requirements and demands of customers in the form of new features must evolve congruently with the established core technology platform.

 This leader must have a strong understanding of the industry trends and competition in the world of SaaS products. They will inspire the team to deliver an industry-leading platform that enables the building of business-critical solutions and fosters the growth of the partner ecosystem to help deliver applications. They must have a proven track record of developing and motivating their direct reports and the larger org to achieve results.
Icertis is keen to add an experienced, innovative, and inspirational leader with strong enterprise software engineering experience to the product engineering team to lead product programs and improve the organization to the level required for consistent and predictable execution and delivery. They will exhibit an expert level of ownership and showcase full accountability for delivering the platform successfully meeting quality, security, performance, time, and budget.

This opportunity is open for Icertis Everywhere - Full time work from home and would not require relocation to Pune.

Responsibilities :

  • Manage, deliver and support the development of platform components that enable all Icertis products with strict release criteria and SLA’s around quality, security and performance that is scalable.
  • Build, retain and motivate high performing product engineering team
  • Maintain strategic customer relationships, serving as the platform expert for their implementations Help define, refine and review technical architecture and product roadmap by working closely with product management, engineering and field
  • Monitor and evolve high quality and efficient agile based engineering processes
  • Provide mentorship and support to engineering teams across iCertis for complex engineering problems, designs and support challenges 

Skills and Qualifications :

  • 20+ years of  relevant technology experience with focus on product development and enterprise solution delivery, with at least 5 years in leadership role.
  • Strong hands on experience, with ability to walk through engineering designs, challenge them and help the team evolve using a DevOps mindset
  • SaaS experience and/or Azure expertise is a plus
  • Excellence written and oral communication skills, with ability to connect to masses but sill deep rooted on the ground.
  • Good knowledge of enterprise scale web and mobile applications
  • Risk identification and Assessment as it relates to enterprise solutions. 

Critical Leadership Capabilities

  • Driving Results
  • The executive will have a strong results-orientation coupled with a drive to consistently and efficiently deliver to Icertis and its clients. This individual should also be able to build, motivate and retain their team in a proactive, execution-focused organization. To support these objectives, the successful candidate must be able to: 
  • Act to surpass goals, seizing opportunities to push the envelope.
  • Set continually higher goals that are ambitious but realistic for self and team, geared to organizational objectives.
  • Focus on leveraging the platform to support new business opportunities that enable business targets to be exceeded. 
  • Recognize and reward team when goals are met or exceeded.  When goals are missed, reflect upon lessons learned and shore up gaps in service strategies.

  • Collaborating and Influencing
  • The Vice President needs to be highly collaborative and able to work effectively and confidently with and highly driven, technical colleagues and clients. To do this the following skills are expected: 
  • This can be accomplished by:
  • Negotiating with a genuine give-and-take approach, where both act as true peers and decisions are shared.
  • Spending time identifying all stakeholders necessary and meets or connects with all of them, neglecting no one to shape a collective consensus.
  • Identifying opportunities to build relationships that will help others achieve their objectives and reaches out to those people or new people. 

Personal Characteristics

  • Be a dynamic, engaging, self-reliant senior executive, accustomed to managing with a collaborative, fact-based approach, articulate communication, and interpersonal warmth.
  • Be self-confident, but with ego well in check. Be open to continuous learning and committed to ongoing self-improvement.
  • Be an extraordinarily intelligent, rigorous thinker who can operate successfully among very bright and charismatic people.
  • Be equally comfortable and capable of interacting with technologists as they are with business executives
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About Icertis

Icertis is the leading provider of contract lifecycle management in the cloud. Icertis Contract Management (ICM) is an innovative, easy-to-use platform that is highly configurable and continually adapts to complex business needs. Today, ICM is used to manage 2.5+ million contracts, by 750,000+ users, in 90+ countries and 40+ languages. With its intelligent workflow and built-in analytics, ICM provides ongoing contractual insights and best-of-breed contract management. ICM enables customers to increase compliance, improve governance, mitigate risk and enhance user productivity, thereby maximizing ROI and accelerating time to value across the global enterprise. Vision: Transform the Foundation of Commerce Mission: Be the Contract Management Platform of the World Values: Fairness, Openness, Respect, Teamwork, Execution


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