Cloudbeds Chief Architect (Remote) in Boston, Massachusetts
Cloudbeds is the fastest growing hospitality management suite in the world, providing tools to manage independent properties of any type and size. We make award-winning cloud-based hospitality software that?s trusted by more than 20,000 hotels, hostels, inns, and alternative accommodations in over 157 countries. Our 400+ team members are distributed across over 40 countries and altogether we speak 40+ languages. How do we do it? On a #remotefirst platform that allows every member of our team to work from wherever they are around the globe. We?re looking for people who want to disrupt the travel industry and love to travel as much as we do.As Chief Architect at Cloudbeds, you will own and lead our technology architecture vision and strategy across a globally distributed engineering team to deliver best in class software solutions to hotel properties in over 150 countries. Working very closely with leadership, product, and engineering, you will leverage your expertise in SaaS software architecture and technology, to architect and design modern and cutting-edge solutions across our platform ecosystem. You will work closely with engineers to re-architect existing platforms to scale into the future and deliver an industry-best customer experience. As Chief Architect at Cloudbeds, you will play an essential role in achieving our goal to empower every hotel in the world to operate more efficiently, generate more revenue, and better connect with their guests from all around the world.Location: United States (Remote)What You Will Do:
Own, develop, and drive our technology architecture vision, strategy, and roadmap.
Hire, lead, and manage a team of top talent software architects.
Align, empower, and mentor teams to develop well-architected solutions via agile software development.
Collaborate with leadership, engineering, and product on product strategy.
Directly and indirectly support the architecture of every project.
Architect new solutions as we deliver new value to customers.
Re-architect existing solutions to be scalable, performant, secure, ...
Develop and promote architecture best practices and guidelines.
Imbue and uphold a culture of architectural excellence.
You?ll Succeed With:
BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical discipline.
15+ years experience developing SaaS software.
10+ years experience in a SaaS technology architecture role.
5+ years leading and managing an architecture team(s).
Extensive experience leading technology architecture for global SaaS companies.
Extensive experience owning, developing, and driving an architecture vision and strategy in mid-sized companies having complex technology ecosystems.
Extensive experience and passion for re-architecting legacy platforms.
Extensive experience collaborating with leadership, engineering, product, and security teams working via agile software development processes to align around and execute an architecture vision.
Extensive experience hiring, leading, and managing architecture teams.
Excellent knowledge of modern SaaS software architectures and technologies (serverless, microservices, SOA, EDA, DDD).
Excellent knowledge of modern SaaS software design patterns and best practices.
Excellent knowledge of AWS infrastructure services, CI/CD, PHP, Vue.js, JS, Linux, databases, caches, queues, streams, distributed systems, and APIs.
Excellent communication, documentation, and presentation skills.
Excellent English written and verbal communication.
A thirst for making a huge impact toward the Cloudbeds vision.
Our company culture supports flexible working schedules with an open vacation policy and the opportunity to travel and work remotely with great people. We are also dedicated to your personal and professional development at Cloudbeds. You will have access to over 10,000 courses within LinkedIn Learning when you join our team for your individual growth! If you think you have the skills and passion, we?ll give you the support and opportunity to thrive in your career. If you would like to be considered for the role, we would love to hear from you!Company Awards to Check Out!
Best Places to Work | HotelTechReport (2018, 2019, 2020)
Deloitte?s North America Technology Fast 500 (2019)
Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies (2018 & 2019)
Inc. Best Places to Work (2017 & 2018)
Best Places to Work | Inc Magazine (2017 & 2018)
Start-Ups to Watch in 2018 | Forbes
Connect MIP Award (Technology)
Best Startup Employers in 2020 | Forbes