Vice President, Engineering - Cloud Platform

Engineering Mountain View, California


As a VP 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’ll Do (but is not limited to)

  • Reporting to the SVP of Engineering, you will provide leadership and guidance to a software engineering team spread across Mountain View California, Poland and India
  • 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

Your Qualifications 

  • Work on-site at our HQ in Mountain View, California
  • At least 10 years of overall work experience, with at least 5 years in management roles
  • Proven ability to manage multiple product lines and meet aggressive release schedules
  • Experience in 24x7 SaaS environments
  • Experience running products / infrastructure at scale on public cloud (ideally GCP)
  • Knowledge of file sharing solutions and/or storage systems is a plus
  • Ability to innovate and optimize engineering process and standards
  • Demonstrated success leading globally distributed development teams of ~100 people in a fast paced, startup environment
  • Experience hiring, developing, and retaining engineers
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • BS and/or MS in Computer Science or related discipline

Our Benefits

  • Competitive salaries & Stock Options
  • Comprehensive benefits for you and your family (low premiums and deductibles!)
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, Employee Assistance Program, FSA, HAS, and Commuter/Parking benefits
  • Fully paid premiums for life insurance (up to 2x your salary) / AD&D and the option to enroll in Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Pet Plan-- Enroll in discounted Pet Insurance & Perkspot – Discount program available for entertainment, services, shopping & travel
  • Global Travel – Medical benefits to cover any employees traveling out of the United States on a work-related trip
  • Flexible hours and responsible time off
  • Emotion & Physical Wellness – Free access to emotional and physical wellness apps including Spring Health, Headspace, Aaptiv, Ginger, and Physera
  • Gym, cell phone, and commute reimbursement
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan (Traditional and Roth)
  • SoFi online financial services: Pay off debt sooner, invest in your future, or refinance your mortgage – all in one app
  • FREE Egnyte lifetime membership


Equal Opportunity Employment

Egnyte is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


About Egnyte

In a content critical age, Egnyte fuels business growth by enabling content-rich business processes, while also providing organizations with visibility and control over their content assets. Egnyte’s cloud-native content services platform leverages the industry’s leading content intelligence engine to deliver a simple, secure, and vendor-neutral foundation for managing enterprise content across business applications and storage repositories. More than 16,000 customers trust Egnyte to enhance employee productivity, automate data management, and reduce file-sharing cost and complexity. Investors include Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Caufield & Byers, and Goldman Sachs. For more information, visit