Director of Software Engineering, Business Systems

Quickly maturing startup seeking like minded Director of Software Engineering! PacketFabric redefines how companies procure, consume, and manage their network connectivity. The technical team is a small, talented, and close knit group and we're looking for an experienced technical leader to ensure business operations flow smoothly.

What PacketFabric Offers

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Job Description

As a well rounded Director of Software Engineering focused on business systems, you should definitely be the type that appreciates diversity in your day, and challenges outside of your comfort level! Our internal tooling teams need a leader with a range of experience to help them grow and ensure everyone is successful in their respective roles. At PacketFabric we believe our management should be experienced in their subject matter, and highly technically competent. A typical day in the life of a PacketFabric software engineer director might include these types of activities:

Requirements

The right candidates will have an abundance of background of hard core programming skills and have solid instincts for keeping various teams on track with large scale product and business goals and overall product vision. You are secure on when to say no, how to meet dates and timelines, and when it’s necessary to cut features or add more time to a release. More specifics include:

  • 5+ years of direct software engineering experience
  • 5+ years leading a software engineering teams and making things happen in the face of blockers and constraints in tight timelines
  • Prior experience working in Python, SQL, and likely a variety of other languages as well as performing code reviews.
  • Experienced in architecting, building, deploying and maintaining large scale distributed systems and applications.
  • Experience integrating with external systems like CRMs, accounting applications, and really anything with a API
  • An abundance of experience leading a distributed team across multiple time zones and countries.
  • Previous work scaling teams through rapid revenue growth
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with a variety of software development methodologies including agile, DevOps, and CI/CD
  • A mindset of automating everything, all the time

Preferred Experience

  • Previous experience building business system support applications including billing, sales, and support tools.
  • Solid working knowledge of carrier networking, interconnection, and related strategies.

About PacketFabric, Inc.

PacketFabric has revolutionized how companies procure, deploy, and manage network connectivity with our Network-as-a-Service platform (NaaS). PacketFabric is a private layer 2 delivering instant, scalable, and secure connectivity between any two or more points on our network, at speeds from 50Mbps to multi-100Gbps. We are deeply committed to understanding our customers’ needs, and creating products they love. We strive to create strong customer relationships throughout the company. PacketFabric was built from the ground up as a fully-remote company, and our “packeteers” are located throughout the world.

PacketFabric is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics.