Manager of Software Engineering, Enterprise Integrations

Information Technology San Francisco, California Seattle, Washington San Jose, California Boulder, Colorado

Job Description:

Ready to shake things up? Splunk continues to enjoy incredible growth year over year. With growth comes scaling opportunities and the need to take the friction out of our processes, platforms, and systems to drive scale, efficiency, and effectiveness. We think about data and the delivery of data differently. That's because unlocking the power of enterprise data creates new opportunities for innovation and builds a competitive advantage.

As a Manager of Software Engineering, Enterprise Integrations, you will play a key role in the success of our data integration strategy that directly impacts critical internal business processes that run our $2B+ and growing business. You will be responsible for driving the development, enhancement and maintenance of integration APIs that enables us to connect disparate systems and transport transactional data from source to target systems. You will need to use your technical integration knowledge, API expertise, and deep experience delivering features using Agile methodologies. 

This position requires you to be a self-starter with the ability to take ownership, work with tight timelines, handle various tasks simultaneously while continuing a positive work culture. In addition, great oral communication and written documentation skills are important for this role for promoting ideas throughout the organization. In this role you will do the following:

What you'll do: Yeah, I want to and can do that.

  • Lead a team of accomplished API software engineers (full-time and contingent) to develop next-generation Data-as-a-Service (DaaS) platform..
  • Manage and coach engineers to become proficient developers using best software development practices and processes.
  • Hire, develop, and retain extraordinary talent (full-time and contingent) to scale the program and meet customer demand.
  • Lead the daily management of objectives, priorities, trade-offs, risk and performance management of all reporting staff.
  • Act as a Scrum Master for the delivery team.
  • Champion Agile methods and practices, such as pair programming, test-driven development, and continuous delivery.
  • Supervise the delivery of high quality, well-written code that is quickly understood and easily supported by others.
  • Participate in project core team meetings to discuss status, risks, and mitigation strategies across delivery teams.
  • Partner with Product Managers and Program Managers to define roadmaps and sprint planning objectives.
  • Define, manage, and report on key performance indicators that measure team performance against organizational objectives.
  • Coach team members to progress their personal and professional goals.

Requirements: I’ve already done that or have that!

  • 3+ years of leadership experience in an Agile software delivery environment
  • 5+ years of Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) middleware domain experience with a distinguished track record on technically demanding projects.
  • 3+ years of experience delivering solutions for the Mulesoft Anypoint Platform or equivalent.
  • Deep understanding of integration and API concepts, patterns, and technologies.
  • Experience in container orchestration solutions, test automation and observability
  • Experience leading teams in an Agile software delivery environment.
  • Demonstrable experience coaching and developing individuals to meet career objectives.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred knowledge and experience: These are a huge plus.

  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with managing down tech debt and balancing it with new product development.
  • Knowledge of Splunk products

Education: Got it!

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, IT, Engineering, Mathematics or related field

What We Offer You: Wow, I want that.

  • A constant stream of new things for you to learn. We're always expanding into new areas, bringing in open source projects and contributing back, and exploring new technologies.
  • A set of extraordinarily hardworking, innovative, open, fun and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product management and customer support.
  • Growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors help both sides of the equation.
  • A stable, collaborative and supportive work environment.

We don't expect people to work 12 hour days. We want you to have a successful time outside of work too. Want to work from home sometimes? No problem. We trust our colleagues to be responsible with their time and dedication and believe that balance helps cultivate an extraordinary environment

This isn’t a job – it’s a life changer – are you ready?

Splunk has been named one of San Francisco Bay Area’s “Best Places to Work” by the San Francisco Business Times, ten years in a row. We offer a highly competitive compensation package and a plethora of benefits.

Splunk is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!