Director of Software Engineering
 Raleigh, NC

Director of Software Engineering

As a Director of Software Engineering you will lead a global team of talented engineers who are dedicated to building out a secure, scalable and robust cloud data protection platform. As our customer base continues to grow our product offerings need to scale and become robust. This is a true leadership position offering the opportunity design and shape the product. You will be responsible for driving the development of product in a fast paced, start-up environment.

What you can expect to work on:

  • Reporting to the VP of Engineering, you will provide leadership and guidance to a software engineering team. Hire and grow the team.
  • Providing technical leadership in defining the product
  • Drive development processes to meet aggressive release schedules
  • Work closely with our senior engineering management, product management and executive team to define Product strategy and roadmap


What you need to succeed:

  • Around 10 years of overall work experience, with 5 years in management roles
  • Proven ability to manage multiple product lines and meeting aggressive release schedules
  • Experience in 24x7 SaaS environments
  • Previous experience as a Software Engineer working with Java, C/C++ and/or Python
  • Knowledge of file sharing solutions and/or storage systems is a plus
  • Innovate and optimize engineering process and standards
  • Demonstrated success leading development teams in a fast paced, startup environment
  • Experience hiring, developing and retaining engineers
  • Previous experience managing global teams
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication sills
  • BS and/or MS in Computer Science or related discipline


What we offer you:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Stock options
  • Comprehensive benefits for you and your family (low premiums and deductibles!)
  • Flexible hours and responsible time off
  • Gym, cell phone, and commute reimbursement
  • Healthy lunches, breakfast, and bottomless snacks and beverages
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan (Traditional and Roth)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Perks including discounted pet insurance, theme park tickets, travel, and more!
  • Board games - you name it, we got it. Take a break and get to know other Egnyters!
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About Egnyte

Egnyte is the only secure content platform built specifically for businesses. With thousands of customers worldwide, in a variety of different vertical markets, Egnyte delivers secure content collaboration, compliant data protection, and simple infrastructure modernization; all through a single SaaS platform.

Founded in 2007, Egnyte is a privately held, company with headquarters in Mountain View, offices in Raleigh, NC, Spokane, WA, London and Poland. Investors include Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Goldman Sachs.