Director, Software Engineering (SaaS)

Do you want to help eliminate barriers between ideas and business outcomes? We want you to bring your unique experiences and creative ideas to the table. CA Technologies provides software and solutions that help our customers to develop, manage, and secure complex IT environments to increase productivity and enhance competitiveness in their businesses. It’s our aim to encourage global collaboration and results-oriented innovation, while supporting and developing our talented people and our communities. CA Technologies will empower you to drive authentic success, for both the business and yourself in the application economy.

Come innovate with us

We are looking for a Director of Software Engineering (SaaS) to lead the development and deployment of our API Test and Service Virtualization SaaS Product Line. The right individual will have a strong background developing SaaS applications in an Agile environment.

About CA:

CA Technologies is a Fortune 1000 company with a startup mentality – and we’re searching for incredible, bright talent to dominate in the marketplace. Sure, CA has been a leading software company for nearly four decades, with a global customer base that includes the majority of the Fortune 2000 – but what excites us today is the opportunity to redefine the future of our industry in the age of the cloud, mobile, social and big data. We have a daring vision and a powerful, expanding solution set that helps the world’s most successful companies realize their boldest objectives. For more information, visit

About the Role:

In this role, you’ll help support CA Technologies charter to transform the IT industry by:

  • Developing and deploying SaaS Applications
  • Leading, mentoring and motivating a large development team
  • Working with Product Management to develop next generation products
  • Coaching and mentoring other team members

How you’ll Stand Out:

The perfect candidate for this role will have a demonstrated record of success in positions of increasing responsibility over the course of their career. An ideal background will include:

  • A thorough understanding of Software-as-a-Service(SaaS) cloud
  • Experience with complex architectures and helping make technical trade-offs
  • Values and has experience with implementing lightweight engineering process
  • Experience building a SaaS application products
  • Experience working with centralized SaaS platform teams (common components / microservice architectures)
  • Demonstrable leadership experience inspiring and motivating small, early stage engineering teams (5-10 engineers and architects)
  • Expert knowledge of the Agile methodologies, benefits and pitfalls, and how to manage expectations with non-technical managers
  • Previous experience as a software developer, understanding what it takes to deliver solid and stable code in a continuous integration / continuous testing / continuous delivery (CICD) environments
  • Experiential knowledge of browsers, CSS, HTML, and web services to lead the team’s efforts to adopt best practices and solid architectural solutions
  • Thorough understanding of security principles in a SaaS environment, what it takes to secure data, and how to communicate security concepts to customers and stakeholders
  • Ability to communicate complex topics to multiple audiences in order to generate a common roadmap between sales, marketing, product management, and engineering
  • Technical degree in CS or engineering, advanced degree preferred (MS, MBA)
  • Highly motivated; passionate over achiever
  • Superior ability to communicate at all levels, in all disciplines
  • Highest level of integrity
  • Role model and natural leader
  • Metric-driven leader with excellent analytical skills and an ability to identify trends / anomalies
  • Ability to think strategically while maintaining focus results and execution

More About Working at CA:

CA has earned scores of global Workplace Excellence awards in the last few years – and there’s a reason for that. Here you’ll have the opportunity to explore flexible work arrangements, partner with our impressive customer set, and enjoy a competitive compensation package –all while pushing the boundaries of what’s “possible” by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short? CA’s fun, diverse, fast-paced culture have put us on the map as one of the best employers in IT. For more information, visit

A Great CA Employee:

  • Takes smart risks
  • Exhibits courage
  • Is a “driver”
  • Navigates ambiguity
  • Embraces diversity
  • Communicates openly
  • Doesn’t take themselves too seriously
  • Likes to laugh
  • Loves a good challenge
  • Is resilient when faced with setbacks
  • Teams well with others
  • Insists on quality results
  • Is forward-thinking
  • Adapts easily to change
  • Solves problems creatively

If you want to fulfill your potential, be acknowledged for your achievements, and be given autonomy to make decisions for your business and customers; if you want to work with a company that respects you as an individual – recognizing both your needs at work and your responsibilities outside of it – then CA Technologies is where you belong.

At CA Technologies your passion and expertise can directly impact the business and you’ll help offer our customers practical approaches to delivering new, innovative services and value through IT.

We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.

Learn more about CA Technologies and this opportunity now at

We and all of our subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. As such, it is our corporate policy to fill positions with qualified candidates regardless of the candidate’s race, color, sex, age, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military status, veteran status or any other protected group status.

Note to Recruiters and Placement Agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward unsolicited agency resumes to our website or to any of our employees. We will not pay fees to any third party agency or firm and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.

If you require an accommodation with the online application process, please contact Talent Acquisition at 1-800-454-3788.


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