Director, Software Development - Corporate Solutions Charleston
(World Headquarters) - South Carolina - USA
The Director of Software Engineering, YourCause / Corporate
Solutions Business Unit will help build Blackbaud's growing SaaS
business by building innovative solutions for use by companies and
corporate foundations globally. He/she will lead a dynamic
technical organization in creating new value and clear ROI for
customers. He/She will drive all aspects of product delivery
including design, development, and quality assurance. This is an
opportunity to be innovative, creative, and drive Blackbaud's
vision for SaaS. The role reports directly to Blackbaud’s
President, Corporate Solutions Business Unit and indirectly into
our Research and Delivery Organization (RDO) Vice President of
YourCause, a Blackbaud company, is a leading provider of
corporate solutions for employee engagement tools within the
corporate social responsibility (CSR) sector through its innovative
CSRconnect and Grants Connect solution
set. YourCause provides users with a diverse set of
online tools that allow them the ability to showcase their cause,
engage employees, respond to a disaster, fundraise or volunteer for
a non-profit, or use the tools provided to promote their cause to
family, friends, and co-workers.
What to expect at YourCause
A fast moving, technology-first organization with a 'scrappy'
We work hard. We play hard
An entrepreneurial spirit baked into our culture
The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background
leading engineering teams to deliver SaaS solutions quickly,
effectively and incrementally in a stable and cost-effective
manner. We're looking for a strong leader who will architect high
performing engineering teams with focus, ownership, mastery, and
purpose. S/he will encourage his/her employees to take risks,
support each other, and ultimately deliver amazing results. The
leader should have experience working in a microservice ecosystem
with knowledge around areas such as machine learning, artificial
intelligence, continuous delivery and DevOps.
The Engineering team will focus on core data services including,
but not limited to: data platform, data health, data engineering,
and data driven experiences. It's critical that the leader of this
team work closely with stakeholders across the business to develop,
coordinate, communicate and deliver state of the art solutions
supporting our Corporate solutions but also other Blackbaud
solutions. This role requires a unique level of technical
leadership, innovation and courage, as well as communication and
evangelism skills to help drive data driven outcomes and our "World
Class SaaS" vision across all of our teams. This engineering leader
will also be highly organized and will implement and run a
consistent program across all data services to enable stakeholder
input, buy-in, governance, planning and communication.
We are an organization that strives to empower teams, support
each other, and develop applications that delight our clients.
* Minimum of ten years' experience in software development, with
at least five years delivering SaaS (cloud-based) products.
* Experience managing a cross-functional software development
team consisting of 40+ Software engineers,
* Demonstrated technical leadership in the areas of software
architecture, database design, web development, quality assurance,
load testing, and performance testing.
* Proven track record of delivering high quality releases on
schedule and handling the demands of a fast -growing team with
multiple simultaneous releases, developing SaaS applications from
concept to product launches and post support activities.
* Experience working in or with non-profit organizations is
helpful. A Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited college or
university is required and a master's degree is preferred.
Why you'll want to come work here:
Our benefits are unmatched. Not only do we offer competitive
salaries, 4 weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and 401K
match, we also provide endless community involvement opportunities
to encourage our employees to give back , through our CSR programs
like gift matching and volunteer for vacation.
We understand that people thrive in a culture focused on
teamwork and purpose. That's why Blackbaud offers a tremendous
company culture, encouraging open, collaborative working
environments in all of our offices around the world, including;
North America, Australia, the United Kingdom and Costa Rica.
We have proven that we are one of the best technology companies
to work for. Blackbaud has been ranked Best Technology Company in
Charleston, SC for the fourth year in a row, and ranked by BuiltIn
Austin as one of the Best Places to Work in Austin, TX.
Blackbaud is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is
committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or
expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental
disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by
federal, state, or local law.
To all recruitment agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency
resumes and are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited
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About Us Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) is the world’s leading cloud
software company powering social good. Serving the entire social
good community—nonprofits, foundations, corporations, education
institutions, healthcare institutions and individual change
agents—Blackbaud connects and empowers organizations to increase
their impact through software, services, expertise, and data
The Blackbaud portfolio is tailored to the unique needs of
vertical markets, with solutions for fundraising and CRM,
marketing, advocacy, peer-to-peer fundraising, corporate social
responsibility, school management, ticketing, grantmaking,
financial management, payment processing, and analytics. Serving
the industry for more than three decades, Blackbaud is
headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina and has operations in
the United States, Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom.