About Us

Appnovation, a global technology enabled services provider, specializes in the design, development and integration of enterprise-grade open technology solutions. With 10 offices and 200+ employees, Appnovation delivers to clients ranging from startups to the Fortune 500, government entities and nonprofit organizations, helping them to identify opportunities for innovation and stay competitive.

To learn more about Appnovation’s projects, awards, or culture visit www.appnovation.com.

Appnovation Core Values

  • Growth
  • Innovation
  • Openness
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Satisfaction
Under direction from the General Manager of the Americas, the Regional Head of Technology provides overall leadership and directs Appnovation’s assigned regional technology efforts to ensure continuous development and execution of technical strategies that enable Appnovation to provide customers with world-class service and maintain a position as a technically innovative and forward-looking firm.
 
This new Head of Technology will provide vision and leadership to ensure high quality and consistent business development and sales of Digital and Technical solutions across all Appnovation client engagements. The Head of Technology will support and influences all services delivery and Managed Services offerings in order to improve cost effectiveness and service quality.

YOU WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO
 
Pre-Sales and Sales Support:
  • Act as the company’s technology evangelist, helping customers with their long term technology roadmap and strategic technical vision
  • Assist in business development and sales initiatives in creating and/or explaining innovative technical solutions to solve customer problems
  • Support all solution architecture aspects of sales engagements (and manages timely delivery of high quality pre-sales artifacts)
  • Work with the delivery team in the estimation of client projects and the writing of sales proposals (balancing competitiveness with profitability)
  • Support and enable the successful positioning and/or sales of;
    • corporate agility and readiness
    • data, analysis and insights
    • development and engineering
    • managed services and support
  • Participate in the development and marketing of new technology offerings 
Management:
  • Cross team support
  • Provide input on recruitment, training, development, performance, retention and organization of technical roles
  • Foster technical participation in community, professional events and conferences
  • Provide technical guidance and hiring decision for all technical hires
  • Mentor technical staff where appropriate
  • Contribute as a champion of the company’s values, mission, and vision
Architectural Direction and Oversight:
  • Keep current with trends and issues in the Open Source industry and help guide Appnovation’s overall Open Source offering, initiatives and vision
  • Manage the Architectural Review Board governance, process and communication strategy to ensure consistency and quality across all architectural/technical engagements
  • Participate and/or advise in the mentoring and career advancement of senior technical delivery staff
  • Lead the development, maintenance and adherence of the technology governance framework, standards and methodologies leveraging open technology industry leading practices
Process Improvement:
  • Participate in strategic and technical operational governance processes of the business
  • Work with technical SMEs to establish industry leading software development best practices and processes to ensure high quality code delivery
  • Work with the TES organization to ensure best practices are established and followed to ensure on-time and on-budget project delivery
WHO YOU ARE
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience working in a consulting and/or agency environment deeply contributing to pre-sales
  • Minimum 12 years of experience in Web or Mobile development or related field
  • A personal history of helping winning new technical business/projects
  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, communication and problem solving skills
  • Proven successful track record of organizing, managing multiple projects simultaneously, delivering on budget and schedule
  • In-depth understanding of high-speed networking, databases, scripting, programming, operating systems, high speed storage, distributed rendering in across-platform heterogeneous environment
  • Ability to lead, organize and motivate dynamic and  highly effective technical staff members
  • Ability to identify risks, analyze options to mitigate risks and raise concerns when appropriate
  • Ability to think in terms of both optimal technical solutions for business problems, and optimal business and financial strategy for technology implementations
Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies!
 
Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Appnovation Technologies is committed to fostering a diverse and representative workforce and an inclusive work environment where all employees are treated equally.