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Distinguished Engineer

Mountain View, CA


Intuit is a global technology platform that helps consumers and small businesses overcome their most important financial challenges. Serving more than 100 million customers worldwide with TurboTax, Credit Karma, QuickBooks, and Mailchimp, we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to prosper. We never stop working to find new, innovative ways to make that possible.

As a Distinguished Engineer at Intuit, you will:

What you'll bring

  • BS/MS in computer science or equivalent work experience. Significant design/architecture experience.
  • 10+ years' experience designing and leading architectural efforts for web, software or mobile applications.
  • Experience with developing large cloud/SaaS services, big data, or analytics and machine learning.
  • Boundaryless leadership experience: Applying the nuances of influencing based on the situation, knowing when to push and when to ease, driving through designs, ideas, and roadmaps.
  • Seasoned and ambidextrous leadership - able to balance short and long, inspire and coach.
  • Excellent communication skills: Demonstrated ability to present to all levels of leadership, including senior executives.
  • Experience in conceptualizing, launching, and driving business and product strategies and multi-year roadmaps.
  • Expertise with modern technology stacks, API design, microservices, public cloud and designing for resilience and operational excellence
  • Familiarity with FinTech and how technology can be used to solve problems in the personal finance space

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Intuit provides a competitive compensation package with a strong pay for performance rewards approach. The expected base pay range for this position is Bay Area California $297,000 - $405,000. This position will be eligible for a cash bonus, equity rewards and benefits, in accordance with our applicable plans and programs (see more about our compensation and benefits at Intuit®: Careers | Benefits). Pay offered is based on factors such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and work location. To drive ongoing pay equity for employees, Intuit conducts regular comparisons across categories of ethnicity and gender.

How you will lead

  • Provide architectural and thought leadership across a number of interdependent engineering teams, architects, systems and offerings.
  • Influence the shaping of future products by contributing to customer, business and technology strategy.
  • Develop and lead multi year architecture and technology solutions that are used across multiple products and teams. Driving system and platform thinking within development teams.
  • Advocate customer back / problem focus, end-to-end solution mindset across cross-functional domain areas and teams.
  • Be the technical expert, researching, evaluating, and implementing state-of-the-art technology (open source, third party, etc.)
  • Be a key member of the team by representing technology-driven opportunities and implications of various business and offering strategies and tactics.
  • Demonstrate strong technical documentation and presentation skills to communicate architectural and design options, educating development teams, business users, and senior leadership.
  • Deep technical experts and thought leaders that help accelerate adoption of the very best engineering practices, while maintaining knowledge on industry innovations, trends and practices. Resolve conflicts between teams for complex technical areas.
  • Build strong teams - set and evangelize vision, facilitative leadership, attract and retain key talent. Talent steward for the engineering organization, mentor rising leader.

Client-provided location(s): Mountain View, CA, USA
Job ID: Intuit-8f4FWLb
Employment Type: Other

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • HSA
    • On-Site Gym
    • Mental Health Benefits
    • Life Insurance
    • FSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Fitness Subsidies
  • Parental Benefits

    • Fertility Benefits
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
  • Work Flexibility

    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
    • Flexible Work Hours
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Casual Dress
    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Happy Hours
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Volunteer Time Off
    • Leave of Absence
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • Financial Counseling
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Company Equity
    • Performance Bonus
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
  • Professional Development

    • Learning and Development Stipend
    • Mentor Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Promote From Within
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)

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