Senior Director, Software Engineering [India]

Engineering - India Mumbai, India or Remote, India


Senior Director, Engineering

As a Senior Director of Software Engineering, you will lead a 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 more robust. This is a true leadership position offering the opportunity to design and shape the product. You will be responsible for driving the development of products in a fast-paced, start-up environment. 

What you can expect to work on:

  • Reporting to the SVP of Engineering, you will provide leadership, guidance, and rapid growth to a software engineering team in India
  • Provide 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

What you need to succeed:

  • 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 processes 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


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