Principal Software Architect
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Job CategorySoftware Engineering
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We’re Salesforce, the Customer Company, inspiring the future of business with AI+ Data +CRM. Leading with our core values, we help companies across every industry blaze new trails and connect with customers in a whole new way. And we empower you to be a Trailblazer, too — driving your performance and career growth, charting new paths, and improving the state of the world. If you believe in business as the greatest platform for change and in companies doing well and doing good – you’ve come to the right place.
Tableau has been the leader in Gartner’s BI and Analytics Magic Quadrant. We've continuously invested in research and development at an outstanding pace, developing solutions to help anyone working with data get answers faster and uncover unanticipated insights. Tableau helps customers to deploy and scale a data-driven culture, driving resilience and value through powerful outcomes.
As a Principal Architect for the Tableau core systems, you hold the reins of architectural leadership. You are the transformational guiding the evolution of Tableau’s software ecosystem. Working with multi-functional teams, you translate business objectives into tangible architectural strategies. You own the charge in crafting software solutions that exceed the expectations of a diverse customer base and champion innovative ideas for the continuous improvement of our tech system.
Our teams work in a highly collaborative and truly dynamic environment. We value visible communication, feedback, reviews, and fun-making of work.
Partner with Tableau leadership, develop a technical vision and technical long-range plan and define a technical strategy for the organization.
Serve as the architecture strategy's primary steward and key voice, communicating decisions and tradeoffs to internal and external partners. Coordinate architecture decisions across teams.
Effectively communicate and cultivate collaboration in the team.
Drive execution of the long-term plan incorporating the best development practices with scalability, performance, security, and usability in mind
Hire, coach, and mentor architects and engineers in the team.
Engage with customers to validate architecture decisions and understand product requirements.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field
15+ years of relevant industry experience
Strong SQL skills and experience with data analysis with relational and non-relational databases
Strong verbal and written communication skills organizational and project management skills. Tried experience influencing and driving consensus across organizational boundaries.
Experience with leading distributed systems and data engineering. Expertise in designing, implementing, and operating high-scale distributed systems
Experience with leading SAAS applications over public cloud infrastructure - AWS/Azure/GCP;
Deep understanding of algorithms and data structures
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