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. 

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and to keep our Dynatracers safe, we adapted to a hybrid working model (partly Home Office, partly at the Office). In the Post-Covid 19 reality, there will be the option to choose between a hybrid (mix of Remote Work and at the Office Work) or full onsite (at the office) working model.

Benefits of becoming one of us:

Flexible working hours

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

Relocation support

You are ready to pack your bags for us? Our relocation support team will make sure everything goes as smooth as possible. Followed by a great offering of German courses for you and your partner.

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.

Commuter benefits

You can choose between different options for your daily commute, which may vary from lab to lab: reserving a parking spot at a small fee, a fully paid public transportation ticket or receiving a money voucher when selecting to commute by walk, scooter or bike.

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.

Computer glasses

Working on digital screens all day can take a strain on your eyes. To help you keep up your vision, we pay a contribution towards the costs of special computer glasses.

Sports activities

You want to stay active? We got you! Join our running courses, yoga classes or other fitness activities and challenges, and get discounts to your local gym.

Swag & Goodies

We make sure that you can be the brand embassador you want to be with lots of cool Dynatrace swag. On top, we like to surprise you with little goodies or depending on the occasion, bigger thank yous.

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 discounts

We've teamed up with various suppliers and partners to offer you special discounts for their products and services. This way you can make quite some savings and benefit from exclusive offers.
Check out all our employee benefits here.

Any questions?
Feel free to contact us!

You are thinking about moving for your new job and need help?
Check out our relocation support.