SUSE CTO Americas
Job ID 2017252
Date posted 10/06/2017
Location: Canada, US
Title: SUSE CTO Americas, SUSE CTO Office
Location: United States of America (or Canada)
Summary: Starting 25 years ago as a pioneer for Enterprise Linux, SUSE keeps on constantly evolving its open source based products and solutions to meet past, current and emerging requirements of its hardware, software, cloud and services partners and enterprise customers.
By monitoring, analyzing and participating to relevant industry and technology trends, the SUSE CTO Office works closely with SUSE Management, and SUSE Marketing, Alliance and Strategy, SUSE Product Management, as well as with SUSE Engineering, SUSE Distinguished Engineers, and SUSE Sales, to quickly and programmatically identify risks and opportunities and prepare for future products and solutions. It is also focused on regularly interacting with key partners and customers, analysts and press, as well as communities, to both share and communicate on SUSE’s vision and directions, as well as collect inputs and feedback to keep fueling our customer and partner driven innovation loop.
The SUSE CTO Americas (S-CTO-A) will play a key role in achieving those goals, with a focus on North and South America but also a global reach for specific expertise, and will work closely together with the SUSE Global CTO, the SUSE Director of Industry Initiatives, Emerging Standards and Open Source and future SUSE regional CTOs.
The S-CTO-A will have a deep understanding of SUSE technologies and how they fit into the technology trends in the current and future market landscape. The S-CTO-A will actively participate and represent SUSE in the industry dialog around relevant topics that align with the SUSE vision, mission and strategy, and will also be highly capable of positioning SUSE business decisions to generate visibility and interest.