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Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and highly capable engineering team building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on us to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect them to qualified candidates for their job openings. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo and Hyderabad, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job at a time.

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Austin Base Salary Range: 172,000 - 218,000 USD per year

Your job.

The Business Platform group at Indeed is responsible for delivering the applications, systems, and platforms that power Indeed's business.  This is done with a combination of SaaS applications, Cloud infrastructure, and internal systems that integrate together to give Sales, Client Success, Marketing, and Finance teams the capabilities they need to provide great customer experience and grow Indeed's business.  Our systems must scale to provide near-real-time data on tens of millions of customer records and transactions daily.

As the Senior Technical Architect, you will work across all of Indeed's enterprise systems to advance the capabilities of the business platform, provide technical direction to enterprise projects, and ensure that the platform and projects are successfully achieving the desired business outcomes.  You will be involved in all project lifecycles from planning and inception through to testing and rollout, with a heavy focus on the planning, solutioning, and design phase. You will collaborate with stakeholders and partners throughout Indeed.


  • Build relationships with internal customers and partners to understand their needs, priorities, roadmap, and definition of success.

  • Drive the technical evaluation of technologies and vendor solutions including industry trends and best practices

  • Develop and communicate system and solution documentation intended for both business and technical audiences.

  • Develop and communicate solution designs that scale to enterprise-scale data and application challenges.

  • Design data models and strategies for critical company-wide data such as customers, products, revenue, and organizational structure.

  • Develop proofs-of-concept, prototypes, and frameworks for new systems and architectures that enable detailed technical planning for implementation teams.

  • Drive integration strategy for enterprise platforms and applications.

  • Provide feedback and direction to the plans and project work of other Technical and Enterprise Architects.

  • Oversee the implementation of platform improvements and business projects.

About you.

You are driven by solving hard challenges and delivering value for your customers.  You're comfortable leading technical teams to deliver large, complex projects, but are not afraid to get your hands on the keyboard, lead by example, or debug a critical production issue.

You are a strong communicator, able to understand your customers, translate between business and technical concepts, and help your customers understand the business impact of a technical decision.  You are pragmatic and able to plan a project while thinking on multiple timescales. You are comfortable working in a dynamic organization with some project ambiguity. You think in terms of risk and how to reduce it, but understand sometimes you just need to manage risk.


  • 10+ years’ of experience in software and engineering roles

  • 3+ years of experience as a Technical or Enterprise Architect

  • Experience with Salesforce CRM, Salesforce CPQ

  • Demonstrated experience designing and delivering enterprise-scale solutions in the ERP or CRM domains

  • Experience working in a moderately sized matrixed organization

  • Experience delivering projects with privacy, security, compliance, and regulatory constraints

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent experience

Preferred requirements:

  • Experience working on enterprise systems at scale, in an all-digital business

  • Experience delivering enterprise transformation or re-platforming projects

  • , Einstein Analytics, Marketo, and Mulesoft Anypoint

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