The world loves Postgres. If you work with developers or data scientists or anyone wrangling data, youll probably see a sticker with the tusks and trunk of the Postgres elephant on the lid of a nearby laptop. EDB has a lot to do with that.
Weve been major contributors to Postgres since the beginning, and we are proud to call thousands of boundary pushing customers our partners. Proud though we are, we are not resting on our laurels. Theres plenty of work to do. The good news is that everything we do will impact Postgres, which is to say that it will impact the world. No pressure.
The Field CTO is an integral part of EDBs Office of the CTO. The Field CTO is an expert in the application of open-source based relational database technology, and its impact on digital business transformation.
The Field CTO has a thorough understanding of the EDB technology portfolio (the open source-based database, the management tools, the integration tools, and the migration capabilities)as well as the as, and the best practices for digital business transformation. He/she leads customers and the EDB teams in understanding the art of the possible. He/she partners with the sales to identify and drive additional revenue opportunities in the opportunities the pre-sales and the post-sales phases.
The Field CTO is highly visible inside and outside EDB. He/she is a recognized expert in the field, who publishes, blogs, speaks at conferences and evangelizes in adjacent open source and professional communities.
The Field CTO should have has a good understanding of business processes, knows how to apply technology to achieve a business outcome, and how to relate the technology strategies to customer business executives.
The Field CTO is extremely eco-system aware. He/she understands best practices for leading deployment models (Kubernetes, containers, virtual machines, Ansible, public/private cloud), and can help a customer through the strategic decisions that are necessary when a customer creates database solutions for new applications, application modernizations, legacy migrations or cloud re-platforming.
- 15+ years of applicable professional experience in designing, developing and deploying data-intensive enterprise solutions
- 5+ years of experience in consulting or professional services
- Hands-on experience with databases (relational and/or Big Data) and leading enterprise software deployment models
- Track record of blogging and public speaking about technology
- Experience with open source communities is a plus
- Experience in a rapidly growing global business
- Excellent communication skills, including public speaking
- 40% - 50% travel, including international
- Experience in the government sector highly desirable
We know it takes a unique mix of people and skills to help us in our mission to supercharge Postgres, and we understand that not everyone will check every box. Wed love to hear from you and we want you to apply!
EDB is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. EDB was built on a commitment to trust and respect each other and to embrace an array of people and ideas. These values remain at the center of our culture and are key to our companys integrity.