VP RnD

Sisense

Sisense

Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Posted on Monday, December 25, 2023
Join Sisense and be part of a leading force in the analytics industry. Our developer-first approach in embedded analytics offers a distinctive and stimulating environment for technology professionals. Here’s what sets Sisense apart:
1. Core Innovation: Innovation is the essence of Sisense. We continually redefine analytics capabilities, providing our team with opportunities to work on pioneering technologies and revolutionary solutions.
2. Making an Impact: Our work fundamentally changes how businesses utilize data, influencing decision-making across various industries. As part of our team, you'll contribute to shaping the future of business intelligence.
3. Growth and Learning: We are committed to the growth of our team members, offering numerous opportunities for professional development and career progression in a nurturing environment.
4. Collaborative Environment: Our diverse, international team fosters a culture of collaboration, sharing, and learning from each other, valuing every voice.
5. Visionary Leadership: Led by CEO Ariel Katz, our leadership is dedicated to transparency, innovation, and employee empowerment, providing a supportive environment for everyone to excel.
6. Global Influence, Local Presence: Sisense combines the excitement of a global presence with the close-knit feel of a local team, offering a unique and enriching work experience.
Position Summary:
We are looking for a visionary VP RnD to guide our technical journey as we evolve into a developer-first embedded analytics leader. This role is vital in shaping our technology and architectural framework, ensuring Sisense remains at the forefront of the analytics industry.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and execute the overall R&D strategy aligned with the company's business objectives.
  • Provide visionary leadership to the R&D team, fostering a culture of innovation and collaboration.
  • Collaborate closely with product development teams to align the technology roadmap with business and product objectives.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including marketing, sales, and operations, to ensure seamless integration of R&D initiatives with overall business strategy.
  • Foster effective communication and collaboration between R&D and other departments.
  • Champion the adoption of advanced technologies and methodologies, fostering a culture of technical excellence.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and emerging technologies to identify opportunities for innovation.
  • Drive the implementation of new technologies and methodologies to enhance product development processes.
  • Advocate for software development best practices, including agile methodologies and continuous integration.
  • Mentor and guide technical teams, promoting a culture of learning and professional development.
  • Stay informed about industry trends and emerging technologies, evaluating their impact on Sisense.
  • Manage R&D budgets, ensuring efficient use of resources and adherence to financial targets.
  • Recruit, develop, and retain top talent, building a high-performing R&D team.
Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in a leadership role within R&D, preferably in a SaaS B2B product.
  • Proven track record of successful product development and innovation.
  • Strong strategic thinking and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent leadership and team management abilities.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills, with proficiency in English.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving abilities and a track record of delivering complex, high-quality software solutions.
  • Leadership qualities that inspire and foster teamwork and innovation.
  • Customer obsession - putting the customer needs in the middle vs the technology we build.
  • Proven experience with Data or Analytics products - major advantage.
  • Previous experience with developing products targeting SW developers - major advantage.

Join Sisense and lead the charge in technological advancement, shaping the future of embedded analytics. If you are passionate about building future-ready products and thrive in a dynamic environment, we welcome you to our team.