At Beekeeper, our success is closely linked to the value our customers can derive from our product. The technical ecosystem that allows customers to integrate their Beekeeper app with other systems plays a key part in ensuring customers see Beekeeper as a “must have” rather than “nice to have”.
As a Technical Architect you are responsible for working with our largest and most strategic customers to plan, design and launch the technical implementation. You are a key member of the Customer Operations Team with a technical background and competencies around integrations, solutions architecture and security.
You thrive on working strategically with customers and advising them on how to maximise the value they can get out of their Beekeeper app. You are a natural collaborator who can manage expectations of diverse internal and external stakeholders in a consultative and solution-oriented manner.
You will conduct technical discovery workshops, listening closely to the customer’s needs and advising on the optimal technical solutions for them. You translate the requirements and findings into an implementation plan covering app configuration and set up, user management, authentication, integrations and bots.
You are the central point of contact for all technical requirements and questions throughout the implementation and roll-out of new customers.
- You lead on gathering technical customer requirements and develop a technical implementation plan
- You ensure flawless integration with other systems, often via the set up of one or more of Beekeeper’s marketplace apps
- You assist in secure set up of the customer’s Beekeeper environment based on IT, governance and technical requirements
- You present detailed technical information and solutions for integrating with other systems to a wide array of prospect or customer stakeholder, including business line leads, technical architects, developers, systems experts and executives
- You line manage a small but growing team of engineers and prioritise, plan and manage resource deployment for pre-sales and implementation support
- You surface prospect / customer feedback to our Product and Engineering teams
- You work with Product and Product Marketing during new feature rollouts, including feature positioning, customer beta testing, managing staged rollouts
What we look for in you
- You are proficient with typical architectures & technologies around integration, e.g. SSO (especially SAML2.0), system synchronisation (especially SFTP & batch workloads) as well as APIs (especially REST & JSON) as well as consistently implement best practices in aligning different systems & architectures to work well together
- You possess outstanding written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to go a mile deep with technical customer resources or to explain the most basic capabilities to a business user
- You have excellent presentation skills for presenting both business oriented solutions and advanced technical concepts
- You have experience leading and crafting technical projects, engaging with, and motivating change across multiple levels of IT executives and organizations
- You have past experience working directly with Sales and Customer Success teams, Consultants, and System Integrators
- You have a bachelor's degree required in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Business.
- You have at least 5+ years of previous development, consulting, professional services or sales engineering experience
What we offer you
- Unique opportunity to shape the future of internal communication in a tech-driven environment
- A competitive compensation package, including stock options
- An amazing team with 20+ nationalities across 5 office locations
- Vibrant company culture with quarterly hackathons and other team events
- Occasional travel to other Beekeeper offices
- Continuous learning through weekly Bee University talks and support to join conferences