MercuryGate provides powerful transportation management solutions proven to be a competitive advantage for today’s most successful shippers, 3PLs, freight forwarders, brokers and carriers. MercuryGate’s solutions are unique in their native support of all modes of transportation on a single platform including Parcel, LTL, Truckload, Air, Ocean, Rail, and Intermodal. Through the continued release of innovative, results-driven technology and a commitment to making customers successful, MercuryGate delivers exceptional value for TMS users through improved productivity and operational efficiency. MercuryGate offers business intelligence to improve transportation processes, increase customer satisfaction, and reduce costs with its adaptable, comprehensive transportation solutions suite.
In August 2018, MercuryGate was purchased by Summit Partners, a leading growth stage equity investor, to help accelerate company growth and better enable its ability to scale.
ABOUT THIS POSITION
MercuryGate is recruiting a talented CTO to provide both technology and business vision, while delivering results.
The CTO will have overall accountability and ownership for MercuryGate’s Development, Quality Assurance, Operations and IT/Security teams, and report directly to MercuryGate’s CEO. This role will serve as a member of MercuryGate’s Senior Leadership Team. The role will be based in our Cary, North Carolina headquarters office.
As a seasoned technology and software development veteran, the CTO will set and drive the overall direction and vision for MercuryGate’s technology strategy, as well as innovate and scale its technical products to support our current customer base, as well as drive future exponential growth. The CTO will also have a strong background in successful operational and tactical performance. The CTO will ensure that MercuryGate’s technical environment is secure, and has the necessary safeguards in place which inspire confidence in our customers, partners and employees.
The CTO will collaborate closely with MercuryGate’s senior leaders (e.g. Product Management, Professional Services, Operations) to understand development requirements, identify potential risks or roadblocks, and drive successful execution of technical product development requirements and releases.
As a hands-on leader, the CTO will create a highly productive and efficient work environment. This leader will be a role model for their management team(s) by providing clear prioritization of objectives, timely and appropriate communication, and continuous demonstration of ownership and accountability.
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Infrastructure & Operations Execution
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