Chief Product Architect (m/f/x)

  • Full time
  • Team: Leadership
  • Linz, Hagenberg, Vienna, Klagenfurt, Graz
  • 4.6 / 5 on kununu
  • 4.4 / 5 on glassdoor

You are a passionate technology leader? You are ready for a challenging role driving architectural decisions in a fast growing, high-tech environment? Large-Scale Development is your passion? If you want to make an impact with innovative enterprise cloud solutions, we are looking forward to getting to know you!  
About Dynatrace:  
We are a passionate and open-minded group of software enthusiasts, and together, we are global market leader in software intelligence. By providing, analyzing and automatically acting on data on how applications are performing in real-time—for example, crash reporting, server-side tracking, root-cause analysis to name a few—our full-stack monitoring platform helps our customers anticipate and resolve their software issues. We have made it our mission to ensure that millions of people worldwide have an excellent user experience, made possible through a unique combination of observability, automation, and AI—all compacted into one cloud-based software intelligence platform.   

Your role

  • Together with our two standing CPA’s, you will share the leadership responsibility of our fast-growing team of 35+ Product Architects. Your time will be equally split between people leadership and technical leadership. 
  • You will be working with the CTO, product architects, R&D and PM leadership teams, to understand and strategize on an overall R&D direction
  • You will influence the R&D organization to move from existing specialized/monolithic product architecture to an open service-based platform architecture.  
  • You will define, document and communicate the architectural principles and standards throughout the whole R&D organization, to generate a shared understanding and ensure scalability. 
  • You will participate in the recruiting processes of Product Architects, highlighting internal talent, as well as outside candidates.  
  • You will collaborate with our Linz Research Lab, on future research topics.  
  • You will observe technology trends, set impulses for the further development of our software and derive concrete measures

Your profile

  • You have demonstrated experience as a Chief Architect, CTO, or similar in a growing software enterprise setting.  
  • You have a strong technical background and experience with high-performance/high-scale architecture, ideally within a SaaS/enterprise application company.  
  • You have significant experience with Kubernetes. Additionally, we welcome experience with Java, and practical knowledge of modern deployment technologies and public clouds (AWS, Azure, GCP).  
  • You have strong communication skills, both verbal and written. 
  • You can interpret and translate business goals into technical specifications. 
  • You have exceptional leadership skills, with the ability to develop an architectural vision that inspires and motivates our R&D team. 

Why join Dynatrace

  • Global Leader in Software Intelligence and Cloud Monitoring 
  • Hi-speed & Hi-tec company with flat hierarchy and open culture 
  • Open-Door policy, learning from each other, facing challenges and celebrating success together as a team 
  • International workplace 
  • Organizer of DevOne, our own annual developer conference 
Due to legal reasons, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 90,000 gross per year based on full-time employment. We offer a higher salary in line with qualifications and experience. 

Please consider, when submitting your CV, that due to the current health crisis related to COVID-19, in our Labs in Austria, we are currently limited in extending offers to residents outside the EU. We are keeping the situation under review and would adjust our position, should the restrictive measures be removed.

Benefits of becoming one of us:

Leading software

You will work on the latest technologies and innovations, and create value for millions of people worldwide with what you do.

Ergonomic workplaces

Height-adjustable desks, allowing you to sit or stand while working, large, multiple monitors, laptop stands, a selection of chairs to choose from and ergonomic mice, will support your wellbeing at work. Also, learn more about ergonomic workplaces in offered workshops.

Team spirit

We help each other, mentor each other and push each other to grow, fostering a unique culture of collaboration.

Flexible working hours

You can choose from various different working time models, selecting what fits your individual needs best.

Autonomy Principle

Anyone at Dynatrace can trigger change. We live by the autonomy principle, which says that any person can make any decision, but they must first consult all of those who are impacted by it. You don't only have a voice but the power to act upon it.

Innovation Days

Great ideas, deliverables, presentations, collaboration and lots of fun: That is our quarterly Innovation Days, in which you get to spend 24 hours on a project of your liking together with your colleagues and bring these ideas to life.

Employee Stock Purchases Plan

Thanks to our special purchase plan for Dynatracers, you can purchase company stocks (NYSE:DT) at a discounted price twice a year and become a shareholder.

Personal & Professional development

From conference & meet-up attendances to various internal training programs, e-learning courses, our Leadership Journey and the Dynatrace Learning Platform as well as support to get various certificates – we want you to stay on top of things and continue to develop.

Play time

We believe in active breaks from work. Thus, you'll find many options to get your mind off your tasks in our labs: from table tennis, ping pong and swings to game consoles and fully equipped gaming areas.

Mental health

Staying healthy physically and mentally, is a huge priority for us. Next to many great sports activities, we are also continuously expanding our offering of coachings and workshops for your mental wellbeing.
Check out all our employee benefits here.

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