This is a hybrid business / technical position and requires a strong blend of management and project management skills, product vision, financial savvy, superior communication skills, and understanding of the agile process. The Vice President of Research & Development is responsible for a continuous flow of product research and innovation leading to the improvement of existing products, incorporation of newly acquired product sets into the current list of corporate assets, and integration of third party solutions with Harris’ product sets. As the VP of R&D, the ideal candidate will be responsible for inspiring a diverse team of developers located throughout the US and Canada and across multiple products.
The Vice President, Research and Development is a highly motivated self-starter and team player; with a focus on team and client success, and business operations efficiency. The candidate will manage and inspire a team of approximately 25 people and holds P&L responsibility and forecasting for their team.