Vice-President, Software

Permanent Job VP Software Operation SaaS Sales Oil Gas Industry Calgary Based

Your new company
Our client is a fast growing company in the Health & Safety Emergency Management space. The company has been well established in this niche successfully in the past 20 years with about 50-60 staffs. Due to growth, , we are looking to hire a VP of Software to join them in the HQ in Calgary.

Your new role
Reporting to the CEO, you will hold a pivotal role in allowing the company to achieve their growth goals over the next 5 years. You will be accountable for plotting the future course of the software arm of the business, build plans and rapidly scale to execute them. You will be oversee the software department, including a director and team of developers, with this role being a split business development & operations role.

What you'll need to succeed
To be a successful candidate for this job, you need to be experienced working in a similar growth-focused, smaller firm, executing growth plans and scaling a business. Other key elements include:· Strong understanding of software development and the Software Development Life Cycle.· Experience of and the ability to be a hands-on leader, comfortable with ambiguity and a rapidly changing environment.· A growth mindset, with the ability to identify gaps and find solutions for them.· Prior experience leading IT professionals and the ability to talk in depth about complex technical concepts.· Effectively work under pressure with changing priorities and requirements· Strong time-management and attention to detail· Self-directed with the drive and initiative to achieve success· Strong analytical, decision-making and critical thinking skills· Efficient and effective problem-solver with the aptitude to manage conflict· Exceptional software skills and a passion for software· Able to travel to client locations located throughout Western Canada· Knowledge and experience in the Emergency Management sector is an asset

What you'll get in return
If you are someone with ambition to grow and expand a business, someone with strong IT background and wants to make an impact int he business world, this is for you. You will be working in the beautiful Calgary, doubling the business size, and report to a visionary and down to earth CEO, with competitive salary package and bonus on top of it.

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Technology & Internet Services

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jane Qin, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (FR)
8 King Street East, 20th Floor

Telephone: 4169162041