Director of Engineering
Location: HQ, Bay Area
Armorblox Mission & Values

Helping organizations communicate more securely over email and other cloud office applications Armorblox's values are: Customers Come First, Demonstrate Selfless Excellence, Continuous Meaningful Achievements, Interact With Empathy and Take Pride In Ownership

Challenge the status quo

Armorblox is a cybersecurity innovator that helps organizations communicate more securely over email and other cloud office applications using Natural Language Understanding (NLU). The Armorblox platform connects over APIs and analyzes thousands of signals to understand the context of communications and protect people and data from compromise.

Tens of thousands of organizations use Armorblox to stop Business Email Compromise (BEC) and targeted phishing attacks, protect sensitive PII and PCI, and automate remediation of user-reported email threats.

Armorblox was featured in the 2019 Forbes AI 50 list and was named a 2020 Gartner Cool Vendor in Cloud Office Security. Founded in 2017, Armorblox is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA and backed by General Catalyst and Next47.

As a key member and a leader in the Engineering team, you will be responsible for leading and managing diverse development teams, collaborating with product management and customer support teams and assessing the timeline to deliver quality features on that schedule and play a critical role in determining the Engineering org strategy and technical roadmap.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for mentoring, inspiring and serving developers and managers in Applications and Platform team
  • Hire world-class people, grow engineering talent and culture and develop impactful managers
  • Define, support and implement improvements and best practices in the software development and scrum process
  • Efficient project management of multiple features and deliverables
  • Collaborate with product management in product planning, strategizing product development and effectively articulate the execution strategy across business functions.
  • Partner with the customer support, success and sales engineering teams to understand customer feedback and strategize improving the quality and velocity of the features
  • Be strongly data-driven in understanding and improving the velocity of product development, technical debt, and overall quality of the features
  • Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • 10+ years of experience in product development for a SaaS based product
  • 5+ years of experience in managing and scaling product development teams
  • Knowledge of project management tools like JIRA
  • Experience in effectively executing scrum processes
  • Enable teams to build well designed and highly scalable solutions
  • Cybersecurity experience will be a plus

  • Our People are our most important asset.
    We believe in recruiting the best talent that enhances our culture, embodies our values and empowers Armorblox. We center our programs and initiatives around our People and are committed to an inclusive and diverse team through programs and initiatives, equal pay, competitive benefits, and more.

    Armorblox is an equal opportunity employer. 
    We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.

    Working at Armorblox

    Overall Culture Score

    4.4/5

    CEO Score

    Dhananjay Sampath
    Top
    5%

    Dhananjay Sampath
    Top 5% of Similar Sized Companies on Comparably

    Awards

    Reviews from current employees

    Freedom to do things your way is one of the many great things at Armorblox. Zero micromanagement. They care about employees so much.
    My team is always there to hold my back and really help me up when I am stuck.
    Management believes in every single employee.

    Diversity at Armorblox

    Top
    25%

    Gender Score

    As rated by current employees on Comparably

    Top
    35%

    Diversity Score

    As rated by current employees on Comparably

    Perks and Benefits

    Health & Wellness
    Dental Insurance
    Vision Insurance
    Health Insurance
    Life Insurance
    Paid Time Off
    PTO / Vacation Policy
    Paid Holidays
    Maternity / Paternity Leave
    Financial Benefits
    401K / Retirement Plan
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    Office Perks
    Company Social Outings
    Work From Home Policy
    Legal Assistance
    Free Food

    eNPS

    72
    eNPS Score
    79%Promoters
    14%Passive
    7%Detractors

    Armorblox's Employee Net Promoter Score (eNPS) is 72, as rated by 43 employees. This means 79% of Armorblox employees would encourage their friends to become coworkers today.

    5 Cool Reasons to Work at Armorblox

    1. We believe our People are our greatest asset. We create mindful programs that elevate our employees.
    2. Feedback is a foundational pillar of our Company Culture. Feedback drives us, we are committed to it.
    3. Our Company Culture is built upon transparency.
    4. We are a team. We are one unit marching towards common goals and enjoy working with each other.
    5. There are endless opportunities to grow, be autonomous, and learn.