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Director, Software Engineering

Verticalmove, Inc. Phoenix, AZ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


Our client is a very profitable ($244.0M annual profit on $1.38B annual revenue), publicly traded B2C dot-com destination servicing more than 2 million consumer/homeowners across the entire US. It is the leader within the broader $400 billion-dollar home services market and is taking an customer obsessed approach toward helping people deal with the hassles of owning a home.

Everybody at the company likes to think of themselves as a difference-maker for homeowners, delivering solutions powered by people and enabled by technology. They listen to their customers, share their expertise, anticipate needs and fix problems in a frictionless manner. With more than 45 years of experience, the company responds to over four million service requests annually (or one request every eight seconds).

Simply, they make homeownership simple.

Fast Facts:

• Publicly traded on NASDAQ
• Revenue $1.38 billion, Profit $244.0M
• CEO comes from Lyft, Amazon and Dell
• CTO comes from Amazon, Sun Microsystems and Ridecell
• 2,000 Employees across five geographical offices


This is the job for you if:

• You are passionate about customer experience and problem solving.

• Enjoy building and leading a team of engineers.

• Understand that quality is the primordial currency.

• You like details and dive into the problem without any hesitation.

• You enjoy learning new things and not afraid of failure.

• You think big and don't settle for the minimum viable.

• You thrive by looking at data and make decisions based on objective lens.

• You welcome diversity and are comfortable being asked to explain your perspective by anyone at any level in the organization.


• Lead and grow a team of engineers (development and quality).

• Manage software development cycle on multiple products.

• Work with product management to come up with delightful experiences for customers.

• Manage architectural roadmap and be responsible for applications and services being delivered.

• Manage product documentation, third party integrations.

• Deliver realtime metrics and monitoring dashboards.

• Triage production problems yourself and with your team.


Preferred Requirements:

• Masters in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering.

• Strong experience in Google Cloud and AWS environments.

• iOS and Android Application development experience.

• Experience managing remote teams and collaborating with teams across distributed geographies.


Minimum Requirements:

• Bachelors in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering.

• 10+ years software development experience.

• Strong design skills.

• Strong programming skills in one of the languages such as C, C++, Go, Java, Python, etc.

• 5+ years of people management experience in software development capacity.

• Strong computer science fundamentals.

• Strong writing skills and verbal communication.

• Experience developing high-traffic, high-volume services applications (e.g. 10k+ requests/sec, millions of users).

• Mobile development experience.

• Strong cloud development experience.

Verticalmove, Inc.


Phoenix, AZ 85001
Phoenix, AZ