About the team
The Analytics group within DAT is focused on leveraging modern software development technologies to give our customers the actionable and insightful information they need to run their businesses. Our teams have access to the largest database of shipment transaction data in North America, and are leveraging it and other data sources to deliver groundbreaking products in the logistics industry.
This is a rapidly growing group made up of 3 teams, and will encompass 20+ engineers by the end of the year. We collaborate relentlessly, building trusted relationships with our product, UX, and engineering partners across the company. Our stack is Angular, TypeScript, Node.js, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, and AWS. You may not have expertise in all of our languages and frameworks, but we hope you have thoughtful opinions, and a deep desire for learning.
About the role
We are seeking a Director of Engineering to lead and grow our 3 Analytics teams based in Denver, CO. You will play a central role driving the development of new products that are core to the DAT strategy, and will empower our customers with the tools they need to run their businesses. As the leader of this group, you’ll build relationships, coach, mentor, and set objectives for your teams. You’ll partner with Product Management to lead a group of smart and passionate engineers and managers towards the creation of a next generation product line with a huge impact on our industry.
In this role, your team will consist of both engineering managers as well as individual contributors, and you will report directly to the VP of Technology.
Who you are
- 10+ years of software development experience
- A minimum of 5+ years as a people manager, including leading multiple teams
- Experience leading full-stack development, setting direction, road-mapping, and carefully prioritizing technical debt and new ideas
- Well developed technical expertise gained by building highly reliable, cloud-based systems powering delightful consumer web and mobile products
- You want to know how things work and aren't afraid to dig in to find out. You can talk about how it all works and why, with any audience
- You pause, listen and collaborate well cross-functionally, and with geographically distributed teams
- You have a gift for providing clarity from complexity
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other related field (or comparable experience)
DAT Software and Analytics is a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 43 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter business decisions and run their companies more profitably. We operate the largest marketplace of its kind in North America, with 226 million freight posts in 2020, and a database of $126 billion of annual global shipment market transaction data. DAT is based in Beaverton, OR, with offices in Colorado, Missouri, Texas, and Bangalore, India.
For additional information, see www.DAT.com/company
DAT Software and Analytics embraces the value of a diverse workforce, and believes it is a core strength of our company that we encourage those values in every DAT employee, at every level of our organization, regardless of tenure or rank. We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.
DAT Software and Analytics offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefit package that includes medical, dental, and vision coverage, flexible savings accounts, 401K, Life and AD&D insurance, a comprehensive Paid Leave program, and a Tuition Reimbursement program.
All referrals and résumés are managed exclusively through the Human Resources Department.
DAT Software and Analytics will not consider unsolicited résumés from vendors including search firms, fee-based referral services, and/or recruitment agencies.