Director of System Integrations

Director of System Integrations

Riffyn, Inc —  (Oakland, CA or US East Coast)

A Mission to Reshape Science

Breakthrough discoveries once occurred when scientists like Alexander Fleming noticed a halo of dead bacteria surrounding a mold colony. But today's breakthroughs often go unnoticed because they are buried in uninterpretable spreadsheets, inaccessible data, or excessive experimental noise. Riffyn’s mission is to unlock the full potential of today’s science by delivering clean, connected, meaningful data the moment it is collected.

The Role

We seek an experienced Director of System Integrations to lead a team of engineers that will build and extend Riffyn’s extensibility infrastructure, integration drivers, and data transformation engines needed for seamless interoperability between Riffyn’s cloud-based software and local data assets at customer sites. The Director of System Integrations will work directly with Riffyn’s Head of Product Development to extend and mature Riffyn’s process design and analytics software to work in an open, connected ecosystem of data producers and consumers.


  • Lead team of engineers that includes core engineers and field engineers

  • Support capture and consumption of data from/to 3rd party systems

  • Field engineering

    • Support drivers, data transformations, plugins and connectors

    • Help define and utilize industry standards

    • Solve customer specific integration problems between Riffyn and other systems

  • Core engineering

    • Expand and mature the Riffyn API capabilities

    • Architect and build the Riffyn extensibility capabilities



  • Customer-service minded

  • Problem solving, can do attitude

  • Ability to make hands-on technical contributions

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or Engineering


  • Track record of successful technical integrations in enterprise environments

  • Vendor management / customer service experience (internal or external)

  • Experienced in lab or process manufacturing automation environment

  • Prior leadership experience

 Product ownership

  • Prior software leadership experience

    • Expert in SDLC and commercial-quality software delivery

  • Able to solicit and distill needs from customer to develop requirements

  • Able to abstract and generalize to develop scalable requirements

  • Able define strategy and roadmap, and distill to actionable technical plans

  • Able to prioritize competing development needs

About Riffyn

Riffyn was launched in 2014 with a mission to deliver better, faster, more impactful scientific R&D. We are industry veterans who have first-hand experience with what it takes to efficiently advance laboratory research to full-scale production. We are redefining the digital tools for scientists to make high-confidence decisions and get products to market faster and cheaper. Riffyn’s products and services support global enterprises in life-science, biotech and material and chemical industries.


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