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Director of Engineering

Posted on 6/18/2024

Abnormal Security

Abnormal Security

501-1,000 employees

AI-based email and collaboration security platform

AI & Machine Learning

Senior, Expert

Remote in UK

Product Engineering
Software Development
Systems Engineering
Engineering Management
Required Skills
  • The ability to showcase how you’ve successfully evaluated and hired elite engineers and managers
  • Frameworks to describe your coaching/management style, particularly for backend engineers across various time zones, and how you’ve implemented those frameworks.
  • Examples of how you’ve organized roadmaps in an agile environments to ensure on-track team delivery
  • Examples of how you’ve delighted and managed customer expectations based on engineering capacity
  • 7+ years of software engineering experience, 5+ year of management leadership
  • Manage managers, including teams of machine learning and full stack engineers across US-East and UK time zones
  • Define hiring and staffing strategy to launch and maintain multiple different products
  • Source, attract, and hire highly-technical software engineers, and grow the initial team into a larger org over the next one to two years
  • Have a strong framework to grow, mentor, and develop a driven team of engineers and their managers

Abnormal Security provides a cloud-native email security platform, leveraging AI-based behavioral anomaly detection to prevent a wide range of email attacks. Working here offers exposure to cutting-edge technology in a critical area of cybersecurity, protecting collaboration platforms from advanced threats. Its trusted adoption by over 10% of the Fortune 500 highlights its strong industry position and commitment to major enterprise security.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Competitive pay and equity

One of the most proven machine learning teams in Silicon Valley

Best-in-class customer traction and growth

Team-wide commitment to excellence, velocity, and customer-focus

Strong growth opportunities and high ownership expectations

Full medical, dental, and vision health insurance benefits

Daily catered lunches and snacks

Generous PTO