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Product Engineering Architect


COMPANY OVERVIEW: 

Veracross is a PE-backed leading provider of a SaaS-based school information system (SIS) platform for independent schools. Designed specifically to meet the unique needs of independent schools, Veracross combines the power of a truly integrated database with personalized, data-driven communication tools.  To date, we have configured and deployed our system at over 250 leading private K-12 schools in over 20 countries through a powerful, leveraged, and elegant architecture unique in our industry. 

Role Summary: 

Product Engineering Architects are deeply experienced at both the technical and product level. They are able to comprehensively design and explain new systems that fit well within Veracross, striving to simultaneously push their product area forward and build leveraged solutions that cut across product areas. This role involves both leadership and individual coding contributions.

THE CRM TEAM:

The CRM team is responsible for our Core Foundation and Development (Fundraising) products. Both of these areas are fundamentally about schools managing relationships with and data about their core constituents (students, parents, applicants, faculty, donors, etc.). Our goal is to lead the School Information System (SIS) market in features, quality, and user experience.

Some of this team's features include:

  • Composer, a WYSIWIG email and news editor
  • Online Giving and general Fundraising reporting, charting, and goal tracking
  • Donor management
  • Calendar and Event management
  • Data quality and integrity 

Job responsibilities: 

Leadership

  • Participate on our Technical Leadership team, helping to guide the direction of how we build Veracross
  • Assist with hiring and capacity planning for your team

Projects

  • Work with Product Management on technical specifications, estimates, project planning, and project management
  • Perform code reviews for your team’s projects
  • Help ensure your team follows the Software Development Lifecycle policies and procedures
  • Participate on your product’s scrum team and build new features

Requirements: 

  • You are a subject matter expert in Development, core record management (people, households, events), and Communications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. You will need to explain your designs well enough that others understand their value and are excited to implement them
  • 7+ years of experience in the software industry, including 4+ years of experience at Veracross
  • 2+ years in a leadership role
  • Excellent time-management, and organizational skills
  • Expertise in SQL Server (T-SQL), schema design, and data-driven workflows
  • Expertise in the metadata-driven feature development
  • Expertise in product development through either Metadata-driven feature development, web development, or both

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. 

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401 Edgewater Place

Suite 360

Wakefield, MA 01880

866.492.3463