Manager, Software Engineering

Engineering Burnaby, British Columbia


Hybrid role: Requires to be in the office in Burnaby, at least 2 days a week          


It’s an exciting time to be at Infoblox. Named a Top 25 Cyber Security Company by The Software Report and one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2020, Infoblox is the leader in cloud-first networking and security services. Our solutions empower organizations to take full advantage of the cloud to deliver network experiences that are inherently simple, scalable, and reliable for everyone. Infoblox customers are among the largest enterprises in the world and include 70% of the Fortune 500, and our success depends on bright, energetic, talented people who share a passion for building the next generation of networking technologies—and having fun along the way.

We are looking for a Manager, Software Engineering to join our Engineering team in Burnaby, Canada, reporting to the director of Software Engineering. In this role, you will manage a team of engineers and work closely with the rest of the Engineering organization to build our SaaS platform. In this technical management role, you will simultaneously manage and lead various ongoing efforts, including feature development, defect analysis, resolution, and software release management. You will work on Kubernetes, GoLang and other modern tech stack with a highly collaborative team that will help you learn and grow in your knowledge of SaaS platforms.           


You are the ideal candidate if you are a technically driven manager who enjoys collaborating with teams. You are results-oriented, with a solid work ethic and excellent attention to detail and quality.            


What you’ll do:            

  • Provide technical direction to engineers, including developers and leads while mentoring and guiding junior engineers  
  • Design and implement timely, high-quality software solutions to customer issues for Infoblox core products  
  • Work on features from concept to release through all phases of development, including functional, design specifications, implementation, unit, performance, and scalability testing  
  • Partner with various cross-functional Product teams  
  • Monitor the team's daily tasks and track and deliver key initiatives and projects  
  • Manage all aspects of software development, including requirement gathering, design, development, and testing of software  
  • Manage customer issues, escalations, and tracking customer SLAs closely  
  • Ensure the team complies with quality standards  
  • Coordinate and communicate with clients and internal stakeholders  
  • Stay current on key trends, especially in technologies and frameworks like Containers, Kubernetes, Docker, AWS Cloud, etc.  

What you’ll bring:            

  • 12+ years of experience in software development with at least 2 years of managing a software development team   
  • Experience in microservices architecture and container-based software using Kubernetes, Docker, and other container technologies is a huge plus   
  • Experience with programming languages such as Go Lang, Java, Python, and C/C++   
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, including EC2, VPC, ELB, S3, CloudFormation, etc. is a plus   
  • Knowledge of DNS protocol and general networking concepts   
  • Knowledge of Unix/Linux environments   
  • Experience working on an agile development process   
  • Full software development lifecycle experience with a proven track record of shipping software   
  • Experience with DNS and DHCP is a plus   
  • Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering   

What success looks like:            

After six months, you will…            

  • Own and drive several large modules   
  • Manage a medium-sized team   

After about a year, you will…            

  • Own and drive a significant part of the Infoblox SaaS platform   
  • Manage a large team distributed across geographies   


We’ve got you covered:            

In the spirit of pay transparency, we are excited to share our compensation philosophy. At Infoblox, we believe in paying for performance. You can expect our employment offers to take many factors into consideration, including but not limited to the location of the role, internal equity, applicable past experience, individual skill set, education, and professional certifications. Please keep in mind that the range mentioned is the base salary range for the role. The typical base salary range for this position based in the province of British Columbia is $ 124,600 -$187,770 plus a corporate bonus.            

Our holistic benefits package includes coverage of your health, wealth, and wellness—as well as a great work environment, employee programs, and company culture. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including a 401k with company match and generous paid time off to help you balance your life. We have a strong culture and live our values every day—we believe in transparency, curiosity, respect, and above all, having fun while delighting our customers.          


Speaking of a great work environment, here are just a few of the perks you may enjoy:         

  • Boutique office space with state-of-the-art amenities, located in the heart of the Metro Vancouver area; bike-friendly and steps from SkyTrain station and Metrotown Mall   
  • Go Green — We offer paid for transit passes, for hybrid and in-office employees   
  • If you decide to drive to work instead, we cover onsite parking fees   
  • Generous company contribution towards RRSP (Independent of employee contribution!)   
  • Onsite massages, ping-pong, darts, and a private wellness room for new moms   
  • Company-paid lunches on collaboration days — Tuesdays & Thursdays   
  • Stay fueled with healthy snacks, free bean-to-cup gourmet coffee options, and selections of exotic teas, juices, and refreshing beverages   
  • Thirsty Thursday events — local craft beers, BC wines, and BC ciders   
  • Culture Club that organizes fun events — summer family event, year-end holiday party, etc.   
  • Our teams spend time together outside of work, too — we have several annual team outings, have gone on hikes and Grouse Grind, hosted family BBQs, go-karting, boat cruises, etc.   
  • Enjoy our generous PTO policy and flexible work environment because we know the importance of having a great work-life balance — sometimes your best work is done in flip-flops   
  • We are passionate about lifelong learning and growth and offer opportunities through a world-class learning platform (Litmos), training, workshops, mentorship, and an annual up to $5,000 career development reimbursement benefit   
  • Be confident bringing your whole self to work — we’re proud to be an inclusive company with diverse teams and our values grounded in ethics and equality   

Why Infoblox?                  

We’ve created a culture that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion and rewards innovation, curiosity, and creativity. We achieve remarkable results by working together in a supportive environment that focuses on continuous learning and embraces change. So, whether you’re a software engineer, marketing manager, customer care pro, or product specialist, you belong here, where you will have the opportunity to grow and develop your career. Check out what it’s like to be a Bloxer. We think you’ll be excited to join our team.