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Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
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Marketing Associate
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Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$132,005
$19,915
Additional Cash Compensation
$151,920
Total Compensation
Median: $132K
Min: $64K
Max: $185K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $132,005. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $19,915. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $151,920. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Austin.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in Austin
41

Sr Software Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+37
ClearDATA is hiring a Sr Software Engineer to join our team of front-end engineers to assist in the build out of the ClearDATA Dash ecosystem. ClearDATA is a fast growing late stage startup headquartered in downtown Austin, TX with offices in San Francisco and Scottsdale. We are an Agile shop with team members in multiple locations - you should be comfortable in this environment, or willing to learn and participate in it. We are pushing all our systems to full CI/CD and API driven implementations with a focus on microservices and heavy use of AWS native tools. You should thrive on managing your code through the systems administration, orchestration and automation platforms because here, we don’t just code software, we deliver a set of live services to our customers.

Senior Software Engineer (iOS)

Austin
1 day ago
+20
We’re looking for a Senior iOS Engineer to help shape our app and develop a rich, mobile-centric user experience. As a Senior Engineer, you’ll mentor junior engineers while encouraging good software design principles and application architecture. You’ll help develop new features and refactor legacy code for our Quality and Safety tools. These tools drive the behavioral change necessary for a higher quality build in a safer environment through streamlining processes, tracking performance, and identifying trends. This ability to understanding the 'why' behind data, enables teams to make data-driven decisions leading to a reduction in rework and injuries while driving continuous improvement across their quality and safety program.

Senior Software Engineer (Android)

Austin
1 day ago
+20
We’re looking for a Senior Android Engineer to help shape our app and develop a rich, mobile-centric user experience. As a Senior Engineer, you’ll mentor junior engineers while encouraging good software design principles and application architecture. You’ll help build new features and refactor legacy code for our Drawings and Specifications tools.

Senior Software Engineer, Application Backend

Austin
1 week ago
+13
As we continue to enhance our enterprise-class experimentation platform, we are looking for a senior engineer to help lead and create our next wave of services and architectural improvements. We want you to be idealistic but pragmatic, creative but able to embrace elegant simplicity in both code and infrastructure. Scale and performance are part of everything we build. You’ll be building the foundation that empowers billions of experiences across the world’s leading websites and digital experience providers.

Senior Software Engineer (Ecosystems Team)

Austin
2 weeks ago
+24
BigCommerce, named a 2019 "Best Place to Work" in Austin, is looking for a Ruby Software Engineer II. Be a member of our Ecosystem Team that powers our billing, partner, and identity platforms. You’ll be working with team members to extend our products and integrate with a broad array of external services. BigCommerce offers a heavily collaborative environment helping you expand your skill set and take ideas from inception to delivery.

Senior Software Engineer, Scala (Mobile Team)

Austin
1 week ago
+24
In this role, you’ll help empower our mobile application(s) functionality by taking API & event based solutions from ideation to delivery. You’ll work closely with other engineers, UI designers, and product managers to help define stories, assess the scope and technical concerns as well as advocate for best practices that improve software quality. This team will be working on greenfield projects and building an array of mobile applications and APIs for the BigCommerce platform. 

Sr. Software Engineer

Austin
6 hours ago
+36
Lead backend engineering efforts from rapid prototypes to large-scale applications across CrowdStrike products. Leverage and build cloud based systems to detect targeted attacks and automate cyber threat intelligence production at a global scale. Brainstorm, define, and build collaboratively with members across multiple teams. Obsess about learning, and champion the newest technologies & tricks with others, raising the technical IQ of the team. Be mentored and mentor other developers on web, backend and data storage technologies and our system. Constantly re-evaluate our product to improve architecture, knowledge models, user experience, performance and stability. Be an energetic ‘self-starter’ with the ability to take ownership and be accountable for deliverables. Use and give back to the open source community.

Sr. Software Engineer - Sensor

Austin
4 days ago
+36
Join CrowdStrike and become a key leader building the most innovative endpoint security solution in the world.  Our sensor development team is responsible for building the endpoint sensor which deploys on multiple platforms including Windows, Mac, and Linux. As Principal Software Engineer, you will be expected to have ownership over major components and development projects.  You will be required to architect solutions and lead small teams to implement our core features. Features will cross cut most core OS subsystems such as file system, memory and process, and networking. Many features are also built in a way that they will have shared components across multiple platforms. You need to be able to lead projects efficiently while maximizing performance and minimizing costs, making sure high standards are being followed when it comes to design, coding quality, and unit and component testing. 

Sr. Software Engineer, DevOps Tools

Austin
2 days ago
+35
We are looking for a Tools Engineer to help us in the on-going process of running the service and growing the platform. Our engineers participate in all aspects of running our platform at scale and have a healthy degree of impatience with manual processes and a passion for best of breed automation. Our tools engineers add software engineering experience to the mix to continuously improve our platform and scale the team.

Sr. Software Engineer – Overwatch Labs

Austin
6 days ago
+36
Lead projects to build new components and extend the current system, where you would need to gather requirements, plan, code, test, and deploy to completion. Help the OverWatch team become more effective in their analysis and hunting by improving the platform and tools. Work closely with cloud architects to evolve our systems for future growth and platform development. Bring research projects into production environments and integrate them with the OWL systems. Work in a devops environment where you (and your team) are responsible for the systems you deploy. Be an energetic ‘self-starter’ with the ability to take ownership and be accountable for deliverables. Have a desire for quality and understand what tools and processes you need to reach that level and help the team reach a higher bar. Be an adaptable and flexible engineer who is constantly learning and enjoys tackling complex and novel challenges. Work as part of a distributed team of remote workers across timezones. Use and give back to the open source community.

Sr. Software Engineer - Crowdstrike Services / TechOps Team

Austin
6 days ago
+36
This is a Software Engineer position on the CrowdStrike Services TechOps team. On the Services TechOps team, Software Engineers build tools that are used by the consulting team in performance of its incident response and threat hunting missions. This role will focus on the development of both client and backend infrastructure tools for improving the security, scalability, and overall capabilities of the incident response team. If you’re interested in working on a small, flexible, remote team with interesting problems to solve, this job is for you.

Sr. Full Stack Engineer

Austin
3 weeks ago
+18
Proof is seeking a Full Stack Engineer to join our engineering team! As a Full Stack Engineer at Proof, you will help develop and roll out exciting new features and continuously improve and evolve our existing platform. You will be responsible for building & maintaining various web applications for internal tools. You will be working closely with our product managers, designers, and other engineers to take Proof to the next level.

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin is between $120k - $130k.

Average Senior Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Software Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $135,989 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $121,000 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $130,556.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $133,035.

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 $114,814
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 Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

1
Javascript
17% have this skill
2
SQL
15% have this skill
3
Front-end
12% have this skill
4
Node.js
10% have this skill
5
Linux
10% have this skill
6
Amazon Web Services
10% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$141,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $141,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$128,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $128,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead, Sr. Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$32,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
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