Senior Director of Engineering

Product DevelopmentHybrid Remote, Vancouver, Canada

Imperva, a Thales company, is seeking a Sr. Director of Engineering to lead product development for our Data Security product as well as the site in Vancouver, Canada.    
The team  is responsible for a global-scale, mission-critical, customer-facing solution that powers Imperva’s leading suite of Data Security products and services and consists of 70+ engineers and growing.    
You will be the driving force behind our cutting-edge products. You will serve as a key member of the Product Development management team and collaborate with other engineering leaders on strategic issues and initiatives. You will work in a fast-paced and challenging environment.    
This is a hybrid position in Vancouver, BC Canada   
Key Areas of Responsibility    
  • Lead the product development teams in Vancouver consisting of highly professional engineers and provide high-level guidance and support to promote an innovative and challenging work environment that can execute both independently and collaboratively to deliver results.
  • Work to scope and plan key deliverables with business stakeholders and development teams to ensure successful deliver
  • Optimize the organizational structure for fast and reliable deliveries and to create a collaborative culture and environment between the Vancouver office and the other global offices of Imperva, mainly the one based in Tel Aviv.
  • Own the technical output of the Sonar team. Ensure high technical standards by implementing processes (technical design, code reviews, testing, and rollout) and strengthening department culture (hacker mentality, agility, and engineering excellence). Review and drive long term technical direction.
  • Collaborate closely with Sales, Product Management, Marketing and Customer Success in an agile environment.


  • B.Sc or M.Sc in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 10+ years of experience in software development
  • Deep domain knowledge and hands-on capabilities in at least one of the following areas: cloud environments, web applications, databases, networking, application/network/data, ML/AI, security, SaaS
  • Experience in the development of cloud-native solutions and good understanding of the different public cloud services
  • Excellent leadership, collaborative management practices, communication and interpersonal skills; strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Foster team culture and practice of mentorship and collaboration
  • Collaborates with team to help determine and implement the values, vision and strategic goals (long and short term) of the company and executes change initiatives


The anticipated annual base salary range for this position is CAD$232,000 – $290,000. The salary offered will be determined based on the candidate’s experience, knowledge, skills, other qualifications, and location.    


Our Company:  

Imperva is an analyst-recognized, cybersecurity leader—championing the fight to secure data and applications wherever they reside. Once deployed, our solutions proactively identify, evaluate, and eliminate current and emerging threats, so you never have to choose between innovating for your customers and protecting what matters most. Imperva—Protect the pulse of your business. Learn more:, our blog, on Twitter. 


Imperva offers a competitive compensation package that includes base salary, medical, flexible time off, salary continuance for adoption or birth of a child and more. It’s an exciting time to work in the security space. Check out our products and services at and career opportunities at 

Legal Notice: 

Imperva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, protected veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.