Velocify is hiring a

Director of Software Development, Unified Communications

El Segundo, United States

Director of Software Development, Unified Communications

Company Overview:

Velocify is one of the fastest growing software-as-a-service companies in the country, providing the market-leading solution for intelligent sales automation and cloud-based telephony. Velocify’s software is designed for high-velocity sales environments and helps sales teams be much more productive and successful by driving rapid lead response, increased selling discipline, improved productivity, and actionable selling insights.

Velocify has grown fast by hiring an exceptional team and by fostering a unique and vibrant company culture that rewards and nurtures extraordinary talent. In addition to exceptional HR benefits the company provides a well-stocked kitchen, a casual working-environment, a TV/games room, and has a thriving company-sponsored social calendar.  

Director of Software Development, Unified Communications

We are seeking a leader with experience and proficiency in extending Velocify’s on-line communications system. This is one component of our existing on-line lead management system. He/she should possess development experience in building real-time, enterprise grade communications services including VOIP, instant messaging and email. The intent is to unify our currently separate email, phone and messaging features and integrate these within a unified user experience of our on-line lead management system.

The Software leader must have experience designing enterprise SaaS applications using Service Oriented Architecture for high scalability and performance. Responsibilities include being creative, inventive and inspired to build great software. Work as a leader in software development with sales and executive teams to architect new features and functionality.

Required Skills/Experience

  • 10+ years of managing commercial enterprise application development; ideally in related technologies
  • 5+ years of driving SaaS development
  • Practical knowledge of object-oriented, SOA and enterprise design patterns
  • Demonstrated success in continuous integration environments
  • Demonstrated experience motivating teams and driving ownership
  • Demonstrated experience managing project timelines and setting expectations
  • Experience with high volume, multi-threaded and multi-channel applications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with high enthusiasm and consistent follow-through including driving consensus across various stakeholders
  • A minimum 4 year technical Bachelor’s degree

Desired Skills

  • Experience with NoSql technologies
  • Experience with on-demand, SaaS software
  • Experience with Scrum / Agile methodologies
  • Multi-channel experience
  • Experience with .NET

Some facts:  

  • Great Place to Work - Velocify maintains a better than 4 star rating on and was named a “Best Place to Work” in 2015, a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award. (Link)
  • Well-Funded and Financially Rock-Solid – Velocify is venture backed, having raised over $20M from Tier 1 VC-firms.
  • Hyper-Growth – Velocify has been recognized as one of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies on Inc. Magazine’s Distinguished “Inc. 5000″ List for 2 years running (Link) and Velocify has been a Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Company for 4 years running.  (Link)

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