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Director of Software Engineering salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$166,370
$31,667
Additional Cash Compensation
$198,037
Total Compensation
Median: $166K
Min: $140K
Max: $205K

How Much Does a Director of Software Engineering Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $166,370. The average additional cash compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $31,667. The average total compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $198,037. Director of Software Engineering salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Director of Software Engineering employees in Austin.

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Director of Software Engineering jobs in Austin
16

Director of Engineering, Data

Austin
6 days ago
+27
As Director of Engineering : Data at RigUp, you will lead engineering teams through the implementation and expansion of the RigUp data platform. The goal of our platform is to make all data at RigUp consistent, compliant, and available at high velocity to all of our functional areas. RigUp is growing rapidly and we need a data platform to build on that will meet our current requirements and anticipate our future needs. You will be building out this cloud-based data platform for our enterprise.

Director of Engineering

Austin
3 weeks ago
+17
Director of Engineering will lead a group of passionate, talented engineers and partner with Product & Data Science teams to build tools that make business actions simple even from large datasets.  BlackLocus’s data mining and machine learning pipeline, as well as user-facing applications, are built primarily in Java, Python, Go, and JavaScript. Our services and tools are entirely cloud-deployed. This role reports directly to the GM of BlackLocus.

Director, Engineering – SecOps

Austin
6 days ago
+36
CrowdStrike is seeking a Director of Engineering to play a critical role in our SecOps product organization. You will help drive cloud security product strategy and the technical roadmap for your areas of responsibilities, and deliver world-class products which delight CrowdStrike’s customers. CrowdStrike is growing rapidly and you will be instrumental in the hiring, retaining and growth of world class engineers. You will work cross-functionally with your peers in the engineering organization as well as leaders in sales, product management, sensor engineering and UI/UX. We are a remote first company so you will bring your excellent verbal and written communication skills to bear when you are working with your engineering teams and cross functional teams across the globe.  

Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+26
Own, oversee, and execute the development, testing, deployment, and delivery of large-scale software applications. Mentor and coach a team of software engineers. Recruit, retain and develop exceptional engineering talent. Deliver robust and scalable solutions, incorporating in new technologies as appropriate. Use Agile project management methodologies to provide technical leadership and project management for all aspects of the software development lifecycle (SDLC). Ensure successful and timely completion of projects. Cultivate a positive company culture that values cross team collaboration and trust.

Engineering Manager

Austin
2 weeks ago
+20
As an Engineering Manager for the Earned Media Attribution Software Engineering team, you will be responsible for a team delivering a market leading solution powered by large scale data systems and complex analytics. You team will include back-end engineers, data engineers, and quality engineers. You will ensure that your team is engaged, growing professionally, and delivering high-quality, robust, and scalable software to production on a regular basis. 

Engineering Manager

Austin
2 weeks ago
+21
As an Engineering Manager, do you thrive on building valuable technical projects – ensuring that our software conforms with meaningful non-functional concerns while meeting a high quality standard? If so, we'd love to hear from you.  You are first and foremost a people manager. You accomplish business goals by strengthening your team and motivating/retaining those already here. You are successful when your team is fully staffed and equipped with the right skills.

Systems Reliability Engineering Manager

Austin
1 day ago
+21
We are looking for an Engineering Manager to join our team. You will lead a team of passionate, talented engineers that are building innovative products that touch billions of web requests each day. In this role, you will introduce tools and processes to make our engineer’s lives better. You will play an active part in shaping product strategy based on what’s technically possible. You will make sure our company hits our ambitious goals from an engineering standpoint. You bring a passion for meeting business needs with building technically innovative solutions, and excel at shifting between the two—understanding how big-picture goals inform technical details, and vice-versa. You thrive in a fast-paced iterative engineering environment and have experience delivering scalable distributed systems. Most importantly, you will have a track record of having past teams respect you as both a technical leader and manager.

Engineering Manager, Growth Experiments

Austin
2 days ago
+35
Build and develop a strong engineering team focused on delivering results and operational excellence. Partner with product, marketing, and support teams to run experimentation via A/B tests, share knowledge, and use data to inform and influence roadmaps and business decisions..\ Collaborate with a group of Designers, Analysts, Product Managers and other Growth Engineers to define the roadmap for engaging and monetizing our users. Lead end to end execution of rapid product iteration through experimentation . You'll be biased towards action, pragmatism, and results – tangible outcomes that you can measure. Tackle new territory, because learning and recognizing patterns in unfamiliar technologies excites you. You will see things how they should be, not just how they are. Lead and participate in engineering wide initiatives as a member of the engineering leadership team.

Engineering Manager, UI

Austin
4 days ago
+32
You understand that in the world of cloud-based services, building software only gets you to the starting line. Shipping, operating, and supporting those services is the race. You have more than a few years of experience in a fast-paced development environment and are passionate about talent and team building. You have a strong technical background, enjoy the challenges of leadership and have a proven track record of building and fostering good engineering practices and process. Attention to detail, passion for UX and design, and excellent problem solving skills are critical to succeeding in this role.

Storage Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+21
We are looking for an Engineering Manager to join our Storage team. You will lead a team of passionate, talented engineers that are building the systems that decentralize applications deployed on millions of sites. You will play an active part in shaping the product and team that will build Cloudflare’s storage roadmap. You will make sure our company hits our ambitious engineering goals. You will change the way people build applications.

Engineering Manager (Offshore)

Austin
1 week ago
+24
Lead a talented cross-functional offshore development team through all stages of product development including requirements gathering, design, development, testing, and deployment in order to make our customers successful Recruit and create excellent teams. Build and maintain a successful collaborative relationship with groups outside of engineering including Product Management, Operations, and Customer Success. Work with Product Management based in Austin to translate problems and market insights into user stories and developments tasks to be tracked in Jira. Provide clear communication of project status and risks to stakeholders. Estimate, plan, and manage team capacity across evolving product goals. Adopt a continuous improvement methodology to define and optimize software development process. Willingness to work off hours to overlap as much as possible with the offshore team.

Software Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+15
Our teams focus on regularly delivering high-quality, incremental software solutions that solve real customer problems. As an Engineering Manager, you will help speed delivery by removing obstacles and helping teams focus. Working at the intersection of people and technology, you will play a huge role in mentorship and career development while also helping the team make strong technical decisions. Because we see our culture as a competitive advantage, you will help hire the best and ensure that we provide an environment where the best get better.

Director of Software Engineering Salary ranges

The two most common Director of Software Engineering salary ranges in Austin are $160k - $170k and $180k - $190k.

Average Director of Software Engineering Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Director of Software Engineering make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $172,333 on average.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by gender

The average Director of Software Engineering salary for women is $140,000 and the average Director of Software Engineering salary for men is $170,818.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering with 7+ years of experience is $167,200.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $66,550
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $78,515
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer $82,759
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $87,194
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Data Engineer $103,270
Min: $55K
Max: $135K
Android Developer $103,333
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Sales Engineer $103,925
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
Automation Engineer $104,700
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
iOS Developer $108,594
Min: $85K
Max: $122K
DevOps Engineer $111,597
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Software Engineer $114,556
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
Security Engineer $116,913
Min: $81K
Max: $170K
Data Architect $129,688
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $132,005
Min: $64K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $142,843
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $151,926
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $166,370
Min: $140K
Max: $205K
Vice President of Engineering $212,667
Min: $164K
Max: $250K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $254,643
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Austin Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+9
Artificial Intelligence, Real Estate
Automotive, Marketing Tech
+13
Enterprise Web, Productivity
+63
Artificial Intelligence, Cloud

Skills that affect Director of Software Engineering salaries in Austin

1
SQL
2% have this skill
2
Amazon Web Services
2% have this skill
3
Python
1% have this skill
4
Linux
1% have this skill
5
.NET
1% have this skill
6
DevOps
1% have this skill

Recent Director of Software Engineering salaries in Austin

$192,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $192,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Head of Software reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$60,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Engineering reported a yearly salary of $165,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$48,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Director Engineering reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$185,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $185,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $170,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $175,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
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