Senior Director of Engineering at Tableau Software
Jesse is an experienced technology leader with over 20 years of experience helping customers succeed in business. Jesse is currently part of the development leadership team at Tableau Software. At Tableau, he is responsible for product strategy, development, and delivery. He combines customer and partner feedback to set the strategic vision, and leads the execution of new features and products.
Prior to joining Tableau, Jesse worked at several start-ups, including Infommersion, where he was the first employee and helped create their flagship data visualisation product, Xcelsius. After Infommersion was acquired in 2005, he worked at Business Objects and SAP for 10 years in a number of different roles leading product development groups, including Xcelsius, Crystal Reports, and SAP Lumira. Additionally, Jesse is a member of the advisory board for the Big Data Masters programme at Simon Fraser University, and is a mentor for the tri-mentoring programme at UBC where he provides advice and support to undergraduate students in Computer Science.