Fortive Corporation Director, Cloud Infrastructure & Applications in Beaverton, Oregon
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Given the market opportunity to advance cloud and digital transformation, Tek is seeking an experienced Director to lead the transformation to Cloud Applications and shift to cloud-first and cloud-next strategies. This role will focus on building an organization that partners closely with the business in the delivery of new cloud services and applications as well as transformations of existing services and applications from on-prem or legacy technology architectures to modern cloud-advantaged models.
This role will work closely with the CIO, to execute strategic shifts away from legacy IT services and on-prem applications towards forward-looking technical architectures including custom cloud application development with close partnerships with the business to deliver results.
Champions cloud-first and cloud-next strategies providing a vision for the business on leveraging modern, public-cloud architectures to drive performance, cost, agility, and customer delight in positive directions
Maintains responsibility for cloud application environments including, but not limited to, cloud provider relationships, DevSecOps, scale and resiliency architecture, integration layers, decoupled networked service architectures
Promotes and fosters talent development around value-adding cloud technologies and architectures
Partners with the business to deliver maintainable, differentiating functionality that supports both internal business process and external customer delight.
Promotes cloud architectures and software applications that enable highly autonomous teams and end-to-end ownership
Establishes a best-in-class application ecosystem that allows agile business decision making
Promotes an integration strategy that informs technical requirements for software commercial software system integrations as well as custom in-house applications
Capable of managing both internal and externally facing software applications and promotes high-quality software practices regardless of the audience
Identifies best architectural patterns and articulates benefits productively amongst the team and stakeholders to achieve and maintain appropriate buy-in
Pivotal Experience & Expertise
The ideal candidate is a customer focused and pragmatic leader with experience operating change management to usher an organization from long-running legacy technical architectures to modern architectures with the ability to clearly articulate benefits, understand business needs, and deliver value
Experience with cloud infrastructure providers like AWS, Azure, GCP, or OCI is critical
The ideal candidate demonstrates a history of championing best-in-class cloud practices and can communicate cloud-native technical architectures
Understanding the roles of public and private clouds and how to effectively leverage the public cloud safely and securely with an appropriate risk analysis is key
Culture Fit & Impact
Driven and motivated by customer success
Dedicated to continuous improvement, or Kaizen
Adaptable, capable of thinking and reacting efficiently in a fast-moving environment
Fosters a warm, authentic, welcoming, inclusive, and diverse environment
Possess unquestionably high integrity and personal values
Requires an exceptionally accomplished technical leadership background with a proven record of leading people, aligning processes and technology in the pursuit of strategic business
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively and build meaningful relationships inside and outside the technology/digital function across all levels of the enterprise
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Information Technology or related function
AWS Certifications or similar technical certifications highly regarded
When you join Tektronix and Fortive, you will work in an extraordinary team, learning with and from great people, where diversity and inclusion is celebrated. You will have the opportunity to do work that makes a difference in the world. You will be trusted and empowered to contribute in meaningful ways with visibility and accountability. We are obsessed with our customers and have a commitment to transparency, unending learning and growth to accelerate progress and innovation. Join us for the excitement of a startup with a history of success! For You. For Us. For Growth.
Due to US Department of Commerce export control regulations governing technical data of Tektronix products, Tektronix needs to know the citizenship of all its employees. Note that US Citizenship is not required for most positions. Hired candidates will be asked to bring proof of citizenship (passport, birth certificate, green card, visa or similar) on their first day of work.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening, background/criminal check, and if applicable a motor vehicle record search and/or financial record check.
Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities
Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.
Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com.
Tektronix is a place where people are challenged to explore the boundaries of what’s possible, bringing the digital future one step closer every day. Our work accelerates technological breakthroughs that are revolutionizing culture and industry worldwide. Through precision-engineered measurement solutions, we work with our customers to eliminate the barriers between inspiration and realization of world-changing technologies. Realize your true potential at Tektronix – join us in revolutioneering a better tomorrow.
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