Engineering Software Director

Longmont, CO +1

The EDE (Equipment Development Engineering) organization is responsible for delivering the mechanics, electronics, and software used in the production of Seagate storage products. 


About the role - you will:

  • Lead multiple globally distributed software teams across the US and Asia
  • Drive Strategy across the organization around application security, IT and OpenSource software groups and committees.
  • Drive definition of software development strategy and deploy organizational changes 
  • Deliver high quality software used in a production environment
  • Provide strategic leadership and technical stewardship to your teams
  • Engage with key customers and stakeholders
  • Coordinate, monitor, and report on execution of projects using Agile frameworks, techniques, and metrics​ 
  • Manage fluid priorities and requirements and resulting project roadmap
  • Support key internal customers (sustaining) as well as R&D activities​ 
  • Engage with cross functional teams to define and develop the software roadmap for equipment platforms, including sustaining activities along with new design and development


About you:

  • Excellent communication skill across diverse and cross functional groups both verbal and written
  • Good documentation skills 
  • Ability to drive results and take ownership
  • Strategic thinker
  • Ability to analyze complex technical data
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Capacity to build and mentor teams
  • Strong organizational skills

Your experience includes:

  • Team leadership and technical staffing management 
  • Experience managing multiple teams  
  • Experience with Agile software project management 
  • Data analysis and processing 
  • Understanding of DevOps 
  • Software development skills 
  • Embedded software design and development 
  • Windows and Linux software development 
  • Software architecture 
  • Debugging complex systems 
  • Software factory deployment


You might also have:

  • Experience with Linux, Python, RTOS
  • Knowledge of MDWx, Spin-stand, and/or ComET eco systems


This role can be based out of Longmont, CO , Shakopee, MN or Singapore (Woodlands 3 location)

In response to COVID-19, this position may temporarily begin and be performed remotely. Seagate is actively evaluating the virus and our employees' health and safety are our top priority. In the future, this position will report to and be performed at either our Longmont Colorado, Shakopee Minnesota or Singapore Woodlands 3 location. 


Colorado's 2021 Equal Pay for Equal Work Act (SB 19-085) requires we inform you of the estimated base salary range for this position is: $155,500.00 - $230,900.00 Actual salary range is based on fair market value of the role in the geography in which you live based on the requirements of the job and your skills. This posted salary range is a good faith and reasonable estimate, and Seagate reserves the right to adjust this range depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate. Seagate offers comprehensive benefits to its eligible employees, including, but not limited to medical, dental, vision and life, short and long-term disability insurances, annual variable pay bonus, 401(k), employee stock purchase plan, flexible and dependent care spending accounts, flexible time off/vacation, paid parental leave, access to on-site fitness center and other site perks

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