Director of Engineering - Lumin

Engineering Santa Clara, California San Francisco, California


Your Role:

Tenable is looking for a Director of Engineering to join the Lumin product development team. As a Director of Engineering at Tenable, you play a key role in the delivery of highly reliable, scalable, and maintainable systems. You will drive projects end-to-end, collaborate on product definitions with Product Managers, architecting and implementing technical solutions with talented teams, and ensuring continued success even after deployment.

Your Opportunity:

  • Experienced engineering leader with strong communication skills and a proven ability to collaborate with Product Management, Program Management, Marketing, Sales and customers to achieve successful outcomes
  • Track record of managing all phases of software development
  • Ability to attract, hire and retain top engineering talent combined with leadership skills to help the team operate at their maximum potential
  • Experience collaborating with Product Management to define product strategy. Track record of developing product strategy by combining industry experience with product and customer knowledge
  • Take ownership and pride in predictably delivering quality engineering releases
  • Promote and shape the culture of the engineering organization

What You'll Need:

  • 10+ years of software engineering experience overall and 3+ years of demonstrated success as Director of Engineering
  • Prior experience leading teams for enterprise SaaS security products
  • Strong leadership skills and a proven ability to motivate teams to produce high quality software with velocity
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to align cross functional peers and engineers with the product strategy
  • Ability to attract and hire great software engineers and managers, build high-performance teams, lead and mentor the team, and make them successful
  • Experience growing people and engineering teams, and possess a can-do attitude
  • Provide technical strategy, direction and standards to ensure they are adhered to
  • Excellent at influencing without authority
  • B.S or M.S. Degree in Computer Science or a related field

If you’ve reached this point in the job description and feel you’re still not sure if you should apply…Just do it! We know there are no perfect applicants. You may not have 100% of all those bullets listed above - and that’s okay. If you’re feeling like you’re not going to fit in with our teams - that’s not okay. We're One Tenable which means however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, we encourage you to submit an application if it’s a role you can be passionate about doing every day.

We’re committed to promoting Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Tenable - through all equal employment opportunity laws and regulations at the international, federal, state and local levels