Engineering Director - Front End/React

Engineering San Francisco, California

Engineering Director – Frontend

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most meaningfully to each other’s success.

The Enterprise group at Splunk is looking for an engineering leader to help lead and manage a team of passionate engineers working on Splunk's flagship product, Splunk Enterprise.

Do you thrive in a dynamic environment and have a track record of technical expertise and management responsibility? Are you ready for a meaningful yet rewarding career?

If yes, we are looking for you.

Roles and Responsibilities:

You will foster an atmosphere of continuous improvement by serving as a coach, mentor, and technical advisor.

You will diagnose and resolve systemic obstacles that prevent your team from delivering high-quality software.

You will work with your manager, your product manager and your peers to ensure alignment of your team’s work within a larger release.

You will plan and support career development.

You will recruit and retain talent.


You have experience with developing and delivering scalable, Enterprise software solutions in “on premise” and “cloud” based deployments.

You are intimately familiar with current front end development technologies, such as React, Node, Webpack, Redux, Backbone, Angular, etc.

You are a hands-on manager that is willing to get hands dirty if needed

You have excellent people management and leadership skills, and a proven track record of mentoring and coaching team members.

You are passionate about building and developing good engineering practices and processes, like test driven development, continuous integration, and build/test/release automation.

What We Offer You:

We have a constant stream of new things for you to learn. We're always growing into new areas, bringing in and giving back to open source projects, and exploring new technologies.

You will have a set of extraordinarily talented and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product management and customer support.

Splunk is a stable, open and accommodating work environment.

We don't expect people to work 12 hour days. We want you to have a successful time outside of work too. We trust our colleagues to be responsible with their time and dedication, and believe that balance helps nurture an exceptional environment.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!