Zuora is a SaaS company and the world’s foremost evangelist of the Subscription Economy®. Zuora’s leading subscription relationship management platform helps enable businesses in any industry to launch or shift products to subscription, implement new pay-as-you-go pricing and packaging models, gain new insights into subscriber behavior, open new revenue streams, and disrupt market segments to gain competitive advantage. Zuora serves more than 1,000 companies around the world in every industry. The Subscription Economy Index (SEI) demonstrates that SEI companies are growing revenues approximately nine times faster than the S&P 500. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Zuora also operates offices in Atlanta, Boston, Denver, San Francisco, London, Paris, Beijing, Sydney and Tokyo.

Summary

We are seeking a Senior Product Architect to join our R&D organization. The position reports to the VP of Product Architecture and contributes to the definition of a unified functional vision across Zuora’s growing product suite, and provides the architectural foundation for our multi-year product strategy.

The architect in this role will work closely with other Architects, Product Management, Engineering, and our Global Services team to ensure we are discovering key patterns and designing generalized solutions to meet the complex business requirements of our diverse customer base.

Key Responsibilities

  • Functional architecture ownership for specific Zuora product areas
  • Identify, document, and drive understanding around the critical product design challenges that Zuora will face in the coming years
  • Work with experts across Product Management, Engineering, and Global Services to articulate long term product design solutions
  • Ensure Zuora demonstrates excellent functional design practices
  • Participate in product strategy and roadmap planning
  • Collaborate with Zuora Engineers to ensure our technology strategy and product strategy are aligned

Position Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in software and/or solutions development, ideally in an architect role at a SaaS company OR 5+ years of experience as a technical product manager in a SaaS company
  • Track record of defining functionality across multiple products
  • Strong understanding of business processes involved in the order-to-revenue cycle
  • Experience in capturing and communicating architecture and functionality using modeling languages/notations such as UML, BPMN, ORM, etc.
  • Exceptional presentation, verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid interpersonal skills capable of building of strong relationships across functions
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a closely related field of study



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