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Director, Software Engineering

Code Climate • New York

About Us

Code Climate is the world's largest engineering intelligence platform, helping over 100,000 developers improve their efficiency, process, and code. We want to help technology organizations scale and support developers as they grow.  

About You

Code Climate operates in a very technology + developer-heavy space. You'll enjoy this role if you care about working in and fostering a positive and collaborative environment. You are a talented and aspiring Software Engineer. You have 10+ years of software engineering experience and are comfortable writing code in Ruby as well as at least one statically-typed language like Java or Go. You are comfortable leading architecture planning and discussing trade-offs between engineering and business goals.You have experience with data pipelines, distributed systems, and/or large-scale data processing. You care about building maintainable, efficient, clean code. You care deeply about uptime and reliability. You love helping other developers work more effectively and have Open Source contributions that show it. You are able to take responsibility for projects end-to-end from idea to completion. Other people at the companies you worked for wanted you on their projects.


About The Role

The engineering team at Code Climate is responsible for the entirety of our customer-facing experience as well as maintaining our platform which processes about two billion lines of source code every weekday, across a growing list of programming languages (including JavaScript, Ruby, Go and Python). We prefer a small and highly effective engineering team, so every new team member is vital to the success of the company. 

We're looking for collaborative, detail-oriented people who are ready for a challenge. In this role, you'll have the opportunity to take significant ownership of technical projects that will drive the success of the overall business. Successful team members bring strong product and technical acumen, combined with the ability to move fast (and fix things).

Examples of problems you'll be solving


Working at Code Climate


Code Climate is an equal opportunity employer. Consistent with our mission of serving a diverse and global audience, we value a diverse workforce and inclusive culture which reflects that. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, disability, and veteran status.