Director of Cloud Software R&D - Transportation

  • location: Raleigh, NC
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $130,000 - $150,000 per year
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Director of Cloud Software R&D - Transportation

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Director of Cloud Software R&D

If you like cloud software, transportation and logistics, you'll love this Director of R&D role in the Raleigh-Durham area.


  • Transportation experience (working for or supporting vendors serving transport companies) or similar supply chain
  • Technology background and experience including hands on programming experience
  • Experience with telematics and RFID technology
  • Must be able to move into a senior management role over software development projects and more
  • Solid customer interaction with interviews to determine pain points
  • Able to analyze results of VOC sessions to determine potential solutions constructed that benefit my client and their customers
  • Direct management experience
  • Comfortable making presentations to the internal executive team and external executives, including the the BOD
  • Must be comfortable presenting to a wide audience and be able to communicate from strategic to tactical
  • Demonstrated ability to lead large teams
  • Hands on programming experience somewhere in your background
location: Raleigh, North Carolina
job type: Permanent
salary: $130,000 - 150,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 6
education: Master's Degree
experience: 10 Years

  • Part of the executive team
  • Report directly to the president of the company
  • Identify industry trends and issues including industry strategic direction
  • Research and analyze future technology needs
  • Provide direction on product strategy, new product and feature development, and sales potential
  • Collaborate with industry executives, industry committees, other product directors, executive management, and support personnel to develop strategic business cases to help the company grow
  • Have the capability to move into a role overseeing a portfolio of technology products serving the industry
Requirements and other stuff:

  • Technical knowledge of SaaS software development for solutions to be sold
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong analytical skills; budget or P&L experience is a plus
  • Experience in management of a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Organizational savvy around change transformation.
  • Ability to manage change and ability to relate at all levels up and down
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and creative approach to problem solving
  • Works within deadlines and subject to heavy workload
  • Ability to present complex strategies executives and customers
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Transportation experience
  • Looking for people who want to stay put and make and impact
  • Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound
Compensation target is $130-$150K+ w/bonus potential of up to 30% of salary.

Relocation assistance to the awesome Raleigh-Durham area of NC is on the table.

Excellent benefits and a great company culture.

A resume is the best way to get the conversation started... fire away!


Greg Bennett

Senior Executive Recruiter

Randstad Professionals

Sales, Marketing, Ops & C-Suite


skills: Product Management
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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