(Sr.) Director, Business Operations


The Business Operations division is a new function within Camunda’s Finance department and is tasked with delivering efficient, value-add IT, procurement and finance systems support companywide. We are looking for a hands-on, business - and service-minded manager to lead this business operations division, overseeing the 3 teams of IT, procurement and finance systems. 

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Oversee the IT, procurement and finance systems functions, reporting to the CFO
  • Prioritize service orientation and strive for high customer satisfaction for the IT, procurement and finance system services
  • Develop, implement and optimize processes and systems for scale to lead the functions through Camunda’s growth
  • Build the finance systems function to support administration and integration of Finance department tools, incl. company-wide tools such as Netsuite (ERP), travel, expense and payroll tools 
  • Liaise with other operational teams within Camunda (e.g. legal ops, people ops, revenue ops) to build system integrations and automate interdepartmental workflows
  • Own business insurance holistically for Camunda and manage the portfolio of global business insurance policies    
  • Translate department and company goals into OKRs, projects, goals and action plans, and collaborate with various stakeholders on achieving them.
  • Communicate effectively across the company (written and verbal)
  • Extensive written documentation of process, policies and day-to-day business

What You Bring

  • Demonstrated success building, developing, and leading global, remote teams
  • Experience with one or (ideally) several of: procurement, IT, systems, business services, finance operations support in a high-growth technology company
  • Proven achievement in scaling and optimizing operations functions 
  • Excellent communication and people management skills in a remote-first environment.
  • Well-versed in project and change management
  • Data-driven, analytical and business-minded problem-solving skills
  • Solid technical ability and understanding in order to collaborate with technical functions of IT and Finance Systems
  • Fluent Professional level English mandatory
  • MBA preferred

If you don’t think you meet all of the criteria but are still interested in the job, please apply.  Nobody checks every box - we’re looking for candidates that are particularly strong in a few areas, and have some interest and capabilities in others.

Who Is Camunda? 

Camunda is the leader in process orchestration software. Our software helps orchestrate complex business processes that span people, systems, and devices. With Camunda, business users collaborate with developers to model and automate end-to-end processes using BPMN-powered flowcharts that run with the speed, scale, and resiliency required to compete in today’s digital-first world. Hundreds of enterprises such as Allianz, ING, and Vodafone* design, automate, and improve mission-critical business processes with Camunda to drive digital transformation. 

Annually recognized by Deloitte among top high-growth companies, Camunda operates as a global, remote-first organization

What we have to offer 

  • A remote-first culture that enables you to work remotely as much as you’d like to. We believe talent is global! 
  • A home office equipment budget and the choice of hardware. Mac, Windows, Linux, you choose what works best for you! 
  • If you like working from an office space, we have our modern and collaborative hubs (Berlin, Dallas & Denver) or you can work from a coworking space.
  • We support our employees in maintaining a healthy work/life balance, so we offer and encourage flexible time off at Camunda. Use your flexible time for anything that helps you recharge your batteries or maintain your life outside of work. 
  • A clear mind is a healthy mind; we offer a headspace subscription and pay towards your fitness activities.
  • Social interactions are important to us! Each year, Camunda hosts  a company-wide get-together in new and exciting locations! In 2021, we rented out a whole island in Croatia. Find out more about the annual retreat here.
  • Inclusive culture based on our FAITH values; quarterly performance reviews and employee engagement surveys to make sure you feel heard and valued.
  • We understand that our employees contribute immeasurably to Camunda’s success: to allow employees to benefit from that success, every Camunda employee is offered virtual shares from our Virtual Stock Option Plan (VSOP)
  • More of what we offer globally & in your country can be found here.

"Everyone is welcome at Camunda” — it’s a celebrated component of our culture. We strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our people.  At Camunda, we honour diverse cultures and backgrounds and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration without regard to gender, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age, disability or any other protected characteristics under applicable law.  We are looking forward to your application!

Did we pique your interest? Apply now and learn more. For a complete list of jobs at Camunda, please check out: https://camunda.com/career/.

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