Mendix Company Overview
Mendix was founded with the intent to bridge the gap between business and IT leaders. Our unique technology combines aPaaS, mobile, cloud and rapid development within one complete platform that helps people create custom applications that grow their business faster than ever. Thanks to our rapid growth, our team is expanding across all regions.
We need to keep scaling and we’re looking for highly innovative, bright-minded, driven individuals to help us change the world!
Jobs at Mendix
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
As chief executive officer, Derek leads a pioneering team of software industry experts with the mission to bridge the gap between business and IT, making business application development dramatically easier, faster and collaborative. As a result, the company is achieving tremendous global growth and disrupting the way many of the world’s leading companies are innovating and differentiating.
Derek earned a Master of Science degree in Business Administration from Erasmus University, Rotterdam. He is a highly sought speaker at IT conferences and is guest lecturer at several universities. Derek has received the Ernst & Young Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 Award.
Johan den Haan
Chief Technology Officer
As Mendix’s chief technology officer, Johan leads the company’s overall technical strategy and research & product development teams.
Johan speaks regularly at technology events and is a renowned blogger on a range of topics, including PaaS, Model-Driven Development, Scrum, cloud computing and software engineering. He earned a Master of Science in Computer Science with a specialization in Information Architecture from the Delft University of Technology.
Co-Founder and Vice President of Corporate Development
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Business Development
Application Platform as a Service customers benefit from a robust, vibrant ecosystem with technology partners, advisory partners, and developers. With more than 20 years of experience pioneering innovative partnership strategies and techniques in the cloud, data services, and middleware markets, Mark Rogers leads global business development and partner programs, helping customers reach their goals, partners thrive, and Mendix grow.
Prior to joining Mendix, Mark held senior leadership roles at Microsoft where he launched Windows Azure and led Windows product management for the ISV and Developer ecosystem. Previously, he was VP of Partnerships at IONA Technologies and led business development and channels for several high-growth companies, including Identify Software, Intira, Epicor, and Open Market. Mark holds a BS in Marketing and Finance from DePaul University and performed graduate studies at Miami University of Ohio.
Vice President of EMEA
As VP EMEA, Reza Warnink is responsible for the go to market strategy of the EMEA region. His goal is to accelerate and sustain Mendix’s rapid growth by enhancing the company’s vertical market approach and further expanding its EMEA sales team and partnerships.
Reza has a proven track record with over 20 years of experience across global software enterprises. Prior to joining Mendix, he held sales and management positions as VP EMEA and General Manager Northern Europe with a variety of companies, including Worksoft, Heirloom Computing and Micro Focus.
Vice President of Customer Success
Donna’s focus is on successful outcomes for Mendix’s global customer base. She leads a team of Customer Success Managers, Expert Services, Education and Global Support professionals who are responsible for customer satisfaction, renewals and expansion of the business.
Prior to Mendix, Donna built the Customer Success organization at Actifio which services customers in over 35 countries. She built the customer success team at AppIQ, which was acquired by HP. She then led HP’s software support organization in the Americas. At StorageNetworks she built a managed services organization and she grew a very successful SAP practice at IBM Global Services. Donna started her career in IT management at DuPont. She earned a Bachelors in Computer Science from LaSalle University and an MBA from the University of Baltimore.
Vice President of Human Resources
Mary-Jo (MJ) Porcello has more than 25 years of progressive experience in the field of Human Resources and 14 years as the strategic function leader within technology companies. As Mendix’s HR leader, she is responsible for the people strategy to successfully support our high-growth organization.
Prior to joining Mendix, MJ was VP of Human Resources for Arbor Networks, Viisage Technology and eRoom Technology. In these roles, she was responsible for the strategy, program design, implementation and management for all people programs as well as the Human Resources leader for several acquisitions.
MJ earned her BA in Human Resources from the University of Massachusetts and her MBA with a concentration in MIS from Northeastern University.
VP of Sales, North America
As VP of Sales, Eric Poley is instrumental in expanding Mendix’s leadership in the fast-growing aPaaS market and driving sales in North America. With more than two decades of sales leadership experience, Eric is responsible for scaling the sales organization to keep pace with growing demand for platforms that accelerate digital transformation through rapid delivery of Web, mobile and IoT applications.
Eric has a track record of rapid revenue growth. Previously, he built enterprise SaaS sales teams for several world-class organizations, including Salesforce.com and Veracode. Most recently, Eric implemented a new direct sales strategy at JW Player, resulting in two consecutive years of 100% growth, the addition of over 4,500 new clients and an 85 percent increase in average deal size.
Eric earned a Bachelors in Finance from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from Babson College.
At Mendix, we’re quick to adapt. I’m proud to work in a team where we discuss problems openly, make decisions and act on them quickly, and constantly iterate – as evident by our monthly platform releases.
I’m excited to be part of the Mendix team. The support I receive internally helps me deliver top-tier service to my customers, so that they get the exact solution that they need and start seeing results faster than ever before.
Welcome to Mendix's new Boston Headquarters!
Take a break and grab a beer - we're going to take you on a tour of our new HQ!
Our office is located on the 8th floor at 22 Boston Wharf Road in Boston's Seaport.
The views here are pretty spectacular!
The new office features a central lunch area, complete with beer on tap and free snacks, providing a fun space for employees to connect and kick back.
Did we mention the fresh ground coffee machine?
Take in the incredible view of downtown Boston with co-workers.
Mendix offers a creative and efficient workplace with flexible workstations that allows their employees to choose the right setup for their individual needs...
...which might mean a setup where you can take in the views...
...or an area where you can be around friends.
The new headquarters includes meeting rooms of all sizes. From large spaces looking out over the city…
…to private pods when you're taking a call on your own.
Mendix believes in working hard and playing hard. Employees can always take a quick break throughout the day for a game of ping pong.
Employees can also test their skills at the pool table in the central lunch area.
Need more time to relax? Grab our RetroPi and play some Super Mario World.
Thanks for visiting Mendix! We hope to see you again soon!