At Distil Networks, our mission is to make the web more secure by detecting and mitigating automated threats or web bots. Accomplishing this requires us to build and maintain cutting edge distributed, data platform, data pipeline, data science and mobile client systems. Our talented teams have expertise spanning many subject areas and we operate in a rapid iteration, agile development environment.
We are currently seeking a SVP of Engineering to lead and scale our engineering organization. This person will serve as a key member of the leadership team and report directly to the CTO. In addition to management duties, the Senior Vice President of Engineering will be responsible for defining and implementing an overarching technical vision and being the technical leader of the Distil Networks engineering team. This person will also be asked to provide guidance and feedback to the CEO and board of directors.
The ideal candidate will have experience:
Managing, coaching and mentoring growing teams of software engineers, hardware engineers & research scientists.
Driving technical projects and providing leadership in an innovative and fast-paced environment.
Taking responsibility for the overall planning, execution, and success of complex technical projects
Working closely with management teams to ensure were building the best product and meeting delivery deadlines.
High degree of emotional intelligence and agility
Experience growing an organization from 30 to 100 engineers
Experience building large-scale, enterprise class systems
Experience leading geographically distributed teams
Experience working with and fostering Agile development methodologies
Experience leading safety-critical software development and verification
Experience shipping successful products
Strong distributed systems and architecture knowledge.
Effective leader with a passion for building and scaling engineering organizations
Earlier career experience as a software developer
Background in software or network security