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Director of Software Engineering salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$166,667
$39,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$206,167
Total Compensation
Median: $167K
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 $166,667. The average additional cash compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $39,500. The average total compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $206,167. 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
14

Director, Engineering

Austin
3 days ago
+13
Company Description Optimizely is the world's leader in customer experience optimization, allowing businesses to dramatically drive up the value of their digital products, commerce and campaigns through its best in class experimentation software platform. By replacing digital guesswork with evidence-based results, Optimizely enables product and marketing professionals to accelerate innovation, lower the risk of new features, and drive up the

Engineering Manager

Austin
5 days ago
+14
Build full stack React/Redux applications that talk to Python API services. Deliver new features to our iOS and Android mobile app using React Native. Build backend services around advanced machine learning and predictive analytic models. Design and operationalize data pipelines using advanced data architectures deployed on Amazon Web Services. Optimize our developer toolchain to support instant provisioning of new services and infrastructure, fully automate deployment, and minimize development friction.

Quality Engineering Manager

Austin
3 days ago
+35
We're creating a platform to help understand and explore online communities. You, and the quality engineering team you build, will work cross-functionally with internal teams to test coverage on all critical paths. You will be in charge of assessing the current health and risk factor of our work and incorporating best practices and sterilization processes. You will manage, coach, and develop a highly efficient quality engineering team.

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 of Engineering, Core & Mobile

Austin
4 days ago
+30
We are looking for a Director of Engineering to join us and lead our Platform Services teams. Our services help over 40 million monthly visitors save money and discover phenomenal deals at their favorite retailers. As the Director of Engineering of Platform Services, you’ll lead execution of teams that are building and operating high-performance resilient APIs, services, and user experiences that support our mobile and web product offerings.

Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+13
As an Engineering Manager you’ll lead a feature team in developing our best-in-class SaaS security platform. Reporting to the Engineering Director, the Engineering Manager will own the delivery of new and existing products. You'll own the entire SDLC for your products, from research to design through development, test and launch. You will also have the opportunity to build and manage a team of A-players in achieving these results. The right person for this opportunity will have deep experience managing a development team who operates with a hands-on approach and in-depth working knowledge of the code and the technologies involved. Experience with security products is a huge plus, as is experience working on B2B, desktop applications, or SaaS products.

Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+17
We are looking for a Development Manager to lead a team of engineers in delivering high-quality technology solutions for BlackLocus. As manager, you will lead this engineering team to balance short-term and long-term commitments and goals. You will be involved in a wide range of activities including coaching and mentoring engineers, scoping project work for both business and technical aspects, collaborating with product and data science, and managing post-deployment analysis. Our data mining and machine learning pipeline, as well as our user-facing applications, are built primarily in Java, Python, Go, and JavaScript. Our services and tools are entirely cloud-deployed. 

Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week 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.

Software Engineering Manager, API

Austin
5 hours ago
+30
You have experience leading technical teams to deliver business solutions. You're passionate about building and mentoring high performing engineering teams. You have software development experience. You have used agile methodologies to plan and deliver increments of functionality. You love the idea of using technology and data to power unique user experiences. You are result oriented and have a creative mindset to push beyond boundaries. You have keen instincts for analytical analysis, technical discernment and risk assessment.

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING MANAGER - MINERALSOFT

Austin
1 day ago
We are looking for a leader for a team of software engineers that changes the way mineral rights are managed.  As a hands on manager, you'll spend time writing software, as well as mentoring engineers and driving the roadmap forward.  Our product space is complex, has developing industry standards, and a large portion of what our software replaces custom excel-driven business workflows.  With this in mind, we expect that you will have experience with lean prototyping and rapid productization of said prototypes with tight communication flows between product owners, product managers, design, and engineering. 

Digital Software Engineering Manager

Austin
6 days ago
+19
You’re someone who enjoys taking on new challenges, working in a rapidly changing environment, learning new skills, and applying it all to solve large and impactful business problems. As Manager of Digital Engineering, your daily activities will involve oversight, mentoring, and delivering key pieces of functionality while collaborating with technology leadership to plan the technical roadmap for H-E-B.

Software Engineer Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+21
As a Software Engineer Manager you are accountable for the outcomes of your team(s) and the teams over which you might have influence but not manage directly. You are the person who ensures your team is running smoothly, delivering results on time, and openly communicating the team’s results to outside stakeholders. You are responsible for ensuring the technical products/features being completed align with and satisfy the requirements for the product manager’s vision. You may lead around 4–6 people. Ideally you would be able to lead multiple accelerators at one time. 

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 $175,000 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 $170,778.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering with 7+ years of experience is $169,111.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,364
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $77,845
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer $81,804
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $83,357
Min: $61K
Max: $104K
Data Engineer $101,227
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Android Developer $103,125
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Automation Engineer $104,947
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Sales Engineer $106,833
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
Software Engineer $107,545
Min: $65K
Max: $188K
iOS Developer $107,800
Min: $98K
Max: $120K
DevOps Engineer $112,523
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Security Engineer $116,913
Min: $81K
Max: $170K
Data Architect $128,500
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $135,349
Min: $100K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $143,056
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $151,040
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $166,667
Min: $140K
Max: $205K
Vice President of Engineering $216,000
Min: $164K
Max: $250K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $263,846
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

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Skills that affect Director of Software Engineering salaries in Austin

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SQL
2% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
2% have this skill
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.NET
1% have this skill
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C#
1% have this skill
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Front-end
1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill

Recent Director of Software Engineering salaries in Austin

$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
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $155,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Austin
$167,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $167,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
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