Yahoo Engineering Veteran Joins Jobvite as CTO
BackBy —<p><strong>San Francisco — Aug. 5</strong><br />Jobvite provider of next-generation recruitment solutions, announced Adam Hyder has joined the company as chief technology officer (CTO). </p><p>As CTO, Hyder will lead all technology and engineering development, working with the executive team of this fast growing software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider in the multibillion dollar online recruiting market. <br /> <br />Hyder joins Jobvite directly from Yahoo, where he most recently served as senior director of engineering for the company’s Advertising Management Platform (AMP), Yahoo’s multibillion dollar online adverting program. </p><p>Previously, Hyder was CTO and director of engineering for Yahoo HotJobs, where he delivered innovative products that contributed to 100 percent revenue growth during his three years in the division. <br /> <br />Prior to Yahoo, Hyder served as senior director of engineering at TradeBeam Inc., a venture-funded software company that streamlined global trading processes for enterprises. </p><p>Before TradeBeam, he was co-founder, CTO and CEO of OneBuild, a business-to-business marketplace. Earlier in his career with Sun Microsystems, Hyder served as architect and staff engineer at JavaSoft and SunLabs. <br /> <br />“Adam Hyder is a results-oriented technology visionary and entrepreneur who will provide outstanding leadership to our engineering team and savvy strategic counsel on our executive team,” said Dan Finnigan, president and CEO of Jobvite. <br /><br />“He brings extensive experience leading innovative development of online advertising platforms, search and matching technology, B2B SaaS platforms and consumer Internet services to his new role at Jobvite."<br /> <br />"Jobvite has truly impressed me with its holistic approach to talent acquisition. Social networking is an integral part of today's hiring ecosystem, and Jobvite has beautifully integrated this concept into its application to solve talent acquisition challenges in a way that is cost-effective, simple and elegant for the user," said Hyder. </p><p>"I am delighted to work with the exceptional team here to scale our business, catapult the innovation cycle and build value for customers with new social recruitment technologies."<br /></p>
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