Sr. Manager, CPQ Technologies

Information Technology San Jose, California Arlington Heights, Illinois


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As Senior Manager Business Systems you will play a key role in the CPQ Technologies team at Splunk. You’ll partner with our business stakeholders to design and implement solutions to transform our go-to-market capabilities while managing a team of business analysts. Focusing on the Salesforce CPQ platform, you’ll partner closely with our engineering team and other IT delivery organizations to develop comprehensive and thoughtful solutions to our business process and technical challenges. You’ll also work closely with our overall organization to improve our internal implementation practices and build a high performing team.

We’re looking for a dedicated leader that’s passionate about leading a team to deliver complex initiatives while building a team with a dedication to their craft and influencing the broader business and IT organizations.

What you'll do:

  • Lead a team of business analysts to design, develop and deploy solutions on the Salesforce CPQ platform
  • Partner with business stakeholders to build a long-term strategy and roadmap for our business systems that supports our evolving business
  • Manage systems implementations from large projects to regular production releases
  • Partner with the overall IT organization for planning and prioritization
  • Develop a strategy and plan for improving our overall delivery processes across business and IT while improving the health of the Salesforce CPQ platform
  • Engage with other service owners to understand and influence the overall technology landscape
  • Collaborate across the organization, build connections and relationships and foster ownership in our platforms
  • Provide leadership, mentorship and development through regular 1:1s and check-ins with your direct team; hire and on-board new talent

What we look for:

  • 7+ years of experience managing an IT delivery team
  • 10+ years experience supporting a large-scale CPQ implementation (preferably Salesforce CPQ) as a manager, architect or analyst
  • Demonstrated ability to lead large, complex projects involving multiple organizations across business and IT
  • Experience building and evolving a delivery organization and related processes
  • An understanding of modern, cloud related business processes
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to influence a large organization
  • Intense curiosity and a sincere interest in learning new technologies, platforms, and business processes
  • Strong technical and business acumen skills working in an agile environment
  • Product management mindset to proactively enhance the capabilities of the Sales Technology platform

Education and Certifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree is preferred preferably in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or equivalent years of industry experience
  • Salesforce or agile certifications preferred

What We Offer You: Wow, I want that.

  • A constant stream of new things for you to learn. We're always expanding into new areas, bringing in open source projects and contributing back, and exploring new technologies.
  • A set of extraordinarily hardworking, innovative, open, fun and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product management and customer support.
  • Growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors help both sides of the equation.
  • A stable, collaborative and supportive work environment.

This isn’t a job – it’s a life changer – are you ready?

Splunk has been named one of San Francisco Bay Area’s “Best Places to Work” by the San Francisco Business Times, ten years in a row. We offer a highly competitive compensation package and a plethora of benefits.

Splunk is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

(Colorado only*) Minimum base salary of $135,000. You may also be eligible for incentive pay + equity + benefits.*Note: Disclosure per sb19-085 (8-5-201 et seq).

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!