Director of Engineering, Cloud Backend Services (AWS, Google Cloud Platform Azure)

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OSI Engineering, Inc.
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Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Our client’s mission is to simplify information technology so customers can focus on what is most important to them: their customers, patients, students, and businesses. Through our clients work, they serve hundreds of millions of people every day.


As Director of Engineering for Backend Cloud Services, you will lead engineering teams responsible for the core components of our clients cloud that support customer network access, data collection, and distributed systems. Leading teams based in San Francisco and London, you will help frame and execute against a platform vision that will ensure the scalability and reliability of these systems to stay ahead of our rapid growth. Our devices are some of the most popular in the world, and this popularity brings interesting large scalability challenges: our globally-distributed backend systems handle tens of billions of requests daily, 24/7/365.


  • Manage engineering teams responsible for core components of of our clients cloud that support customer network access, data collection, and distributed systems.
  • Lead the engineering teams in migrating from on premise to the public cloud (AWS)
  • Responsible for re-architecting the clients data pipeline. 


  • 12+ years of experience in software development, particularly in distributed systems, networking, databases, and/or data processing frameworks, with 7+ of those years in management or technical leadership roles
  • Managed organizations of 15+ engineers including managing managers
  • Experience working with systems at scale (i.e. billions of transactions per day)
  • Experience building a cloud product that has been shipped to consumers.
  • Architecture experience with AWS.
  • Awareness of the latest trends in large scale distributed systems and data processing frameworks combined with a healthy dose of skepticism about jumping on the next shiny thing
  • Experience leading and building trust with remote & distributed teams
  • The ability to influence, facilitate discussion, and work in partnership with other teams
  • Product/project management skills and an understanding of how to balance product requests against internal priorities
  • Experience in an agile environment
  • Demonstrated ability to grow and mentor teams as well as lead them through change
  • Experience working in hybrid cloud environments


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Type: Fulltime

Location: Bay Area OR East Coast locations


David Gutierrez

408.550.2800 x110


Company Information

OSI Engineering is a leading talent acquisition and services company, building powerful IT and Engineering development teams to meet speed-to-market demands across the US. We develop, implement and manage workforce solutions through every stage of the product lifecycle, from early application development through final production, delivering the highest-level technology professionals. Our capabilities include technical staff augmentation, managed service programs and resource planning solutions.

With over 20 years of experience, OSI’s technical expertise spans the software stack from the firmware layer up to the user interface. We deliver dynamic and diverse teams for IT Services, Networking Data Services, Cloud Infrastructure and Services, Big Data, Mobile Hardware and Applications, Internet of Things (IoT), Connected Car, Enterprise Information Security and Data Science. Our quality-focused approach to talent acquisition and services helps our clients successfully launch their concepts and products that change the world.

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Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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