Director of Software Engineering - Boston


As Director of Software Engineering, your charter will be to build and grow a software development team that can rapidly deliver new capabilities to Data Plus Math’s platform. As a growing organization, the position demands strong leadership, excellent architectural skills coupled with planning and people management abilities. You will be a key partner to our executive, data science, operations and product teams. If you are passionate about building an organization that is solving some massive problems in data and analytics, we’d like to hear from you!


In this role, you will:

  • Lead and grow Data Plus Math’s engineering organization, building a highly professional and talented group

  • Deliver product with consistently high quality and reliability, in a timely and predictable manner

  • Have the flexibility to address dynamic market and customer needs with rapid turnaround time

  • Manage and mentor the software engineering team, participate in code reviews

  • Participate in strategic architectural decision making processes

  • Have responsibility for the overall software development life cycle

  • Establish a philosophy of a modular software architecture to ensure efficiency and maintainability


The key things we're looking for:

  • Excellent hiring, managerial, career development and interpersonal skills; effective communication and collaboration with all areas of the company.

  • Strong understanding of engineering software processes, life-cycle methodology, configuration management, release management, and system verification and test

  • Proven experience as a software engineering leader, especially in hiring and retaining top-tier engineers

  • Success in delivery and launch of products in a managerial capacity

  • Experience managing a distributed team

  • Technical background in cloud based technologies; familiarity with scaling data intensive platforms a plus.

  • Depth in an Agile culture and processes


We love these traits:

  • Sees technical ambiguity as an opportunity rather than a challenge

  • A desire to solve business problems with technology

  • Great communication skills, and the ability to influence stakeholders


Note: Sorry, Data Plus Math is unable to offer work/visa sponsorship at this time.

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