Director of Engineering

Director of Engineering

Job Title: Director of Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco
Salary: Competitive Salary
Reference: 1405DEAS
Contact Name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2018 09:09

Job Description

Director of Engineering

San Francisco, USA

The Company

Signify Technology are working with a unique marketing company, who are in theory small compared to the likes of the big, global tech companies, but are growing incredibly to over 100 employees. They are working with some of the world’s best companies and have raised an astonishing amount of investment. 

Our client has also received great awards for the culture and environment that they have created. If you would like to be part of a strong engineering team and like to hear so much more about the role and company, please get in touch!

The Role

 Our client is looking for a Director of Engineering based in San Francisco. The ideal candidate will be a role model for the team who has good communication skills and help motivate their team.

You will help create a good culture within the team, where you will motivate them and making sure deadlines are met. A big part of this role will be making sure you have a good understanding of the customer, so you can deal with issues and solutions and the quality and execution of the product is the best in the business.

You will have-

  •  Over 4 years’ experience managing engineering teams
  • Experience in building the teams  
  • Strong experience of Scala, & Java
  • AWS Stack
  • Redis, RabbitMQ, Postgres
  • Unix-based systems and Bash
  • Elasticsearch
  • Experience of being an individual contributor
  • BSc/MSc in Computer science or something similar
  • Experience in leading & managing teams working at a large-scale
  • SaaS
  • Passionate about helping others and managing them


  • Experience in marketing sector
  • Involved in the open source community

Signify Technology Group

 Signify Technology are a forward-thinking technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. Signify Technology provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a range of clients from technology companies, global brands and start-ups globally. Behind each piece of technology changing the world, is a person, it’s our mission to introduce them to the companies that need them the most. We Look forward to working with you.