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Director of Software Engineering salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$166,000
$35,600
Additional Cash Compensation
$201,600
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 $166,000. The average additional cash compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $35,600. The average total compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $201,600. 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
4 days ago
+20
Own the overall architecture of the application and drive improvements to performance, reportability, maintainability, resilience, and security. Build, manage, and lead a large group of several Engineering teams, focusing on long-term organizational scalability. Be a subject matter expert on construction job costing and accounting, and the technology behind those systems. Empower multiple product teams to achieve successful product launches and sprints. Work with team leads and the Directors of Product to understand product direction and guide engineering teams toward decisions that support long-term goals as they add new features. Educate teams on the concepts, architectures, and technologies used in financial systems as well as communicate technical and non-technical subject matter across the entire organization.

Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week 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 Director

Austin
2 days ago
+28
Vrbo is seeking a Director of Engineering to lead our next generation Authentication, Authorization, and Identity profile across Vrbo and Expedia Group points of sale. The role requires a highly technical and collaborative leader who can build alignment and delivery across teams through rapid learning, listening, deep technical knowledge and engineering expertise. In this role Vrbo Profile and Authentication teams will report to you and you will be part of the Marketplace engineering organization which optimizes the Vrbo and Expedia vacation rental marketplace by building tools and systems to better match the needs of a multi- sided travel marketplace.

Director of Engineering, Data

Austin
1 day 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
2 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.

Engineering Manager

Austin
6 days 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
+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.

Storage Engineering Manager

Austin
5 days 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, UI

Austin
5 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.

Software Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+27
Provide career growth, guidance, mentor-ship and management to 6-12 direct reports. Ensure that your teams have everything necessary to smoothly plan, design, develop, test, debug, and deploy highly-available Marketplace applications on time and within budget. Facilitate and participate in code reviews, progress meetings and other engineering benchmarks. Code daily in an amount that is established by, and comfortable for, your needs. Work with the business to break down complex requirements into independent coding tasks and strategies. Positively impact your team’s work by communicating regularly across the org with designers, peers, product managers and other departments. Foster rapid ideation and prototyping with a continuous improvement mind-set. Hone your team’s skills further through various continuous learning opportunities.

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.

Senior Engineering Manager

Austin
3 weeks ago
+14
Prior success as a Software Engineering Manager with 1+ year managing and scaling a team. Understands the value derived from shipping code rapidly to production and learning/iterating on the results.  Guides a team to achieve important goals together and solve significant technical challenges. Strong ability to coach developers, helping them improve their skills and grow their careers. Deep understanding of modern web architectures (React, Angular), popular database technologies (Postgres, MySQL), and cloud platforms (AWS, GCP). Experience with SQL (you will get your hands dirty and write queries from time to time). B.S. Computer Science, related field, or equivalent professional experience.

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 500+ employees, earning $170,313 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 $168,700.

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 $64,364
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $78,470
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer $82,660
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $85,972
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Data Engineer $101,948
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Android Developer $103,125
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Sales Engineer $103,925
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
Automation Engineer $104,700
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
iOS Developer $108,167
Min: $85K
Max: $122K
DevOps Engineer $112,514
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Software Engineer $115,281
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 $131,964
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 $166,000
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

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+13
Enterprise Web, Productivity
+63
Artificial Intelligence, Cloud
+23
Fintech, Software

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
.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

$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
$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
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