Director of Software Engineering

Director of Software Engineering

Director of Software Engineering

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Accentuate Staffing is currently recruiting for a Director of Engineering to join a growing Tech company in the Legal industry located in Durham, NC. The ideal candidate will be a leader of people and an expert in technology; responsible for managing the engineering initiatives and furthering our track record of success with innovative technology. If you are looking to gain experience with a fast-growing team and be a part of a collaborative work environment, this is the position for you!


  • Own the technical direction of all software products
  • Architect and design the transition of our technology to microservices
  • Develop, refine, and tune integrations between applications
  • Analyze and resolve technical and application problems
  • Assess and implement opportunities for application and process improvement
  • Adhere to high-quality development principles by delivering solutions that meet business priorities on-time and on-budget
  • Lead a team of high performing developers


  • Technical Experience
  • 7+ years of professional experience
  • Expert level knowledge with a at least 5+ years of professional experience with Ruby on Rails
  • Strong RDBMS (Postgres) skills
  • Working knowledge of Linux
  • Database development including relational database design, specifically strong SQL
  • Source control management systems and continuous integration/deployment environments in cloud and on-premise environments
  • Comprehensive understanding of object-oriented and service-oriented application development techniques and theories
  • Leadership Experience
  • Proven leadership of development team is required
  • Experience with agile development methodologies including Kanban and Scrum
  • Start-up or experience operating in a highly dynamic and ever-changing environment
  • Strong communication skills with both internal team members and external business stakeholders
  • Strong initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes
  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Information Systems (CIS), Computer Science or related field from an accredited college or university. Master’s degree a plus