Director, Software Development

Job Locations US-MA-Boston | US-TX-Richardson
Position Type
Bachelor's Degree


RealPage is changing the technology real estate industry and our teammates know how to think big and leave their mark. If you want to join a globally progressive and inclusive company devoted to excellence, we are looking for you!

We are the leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry. We navigate clients toward the right decisions with data and technology insights they can only get from RealPage. Serving our clients is our highest priority and RealPage teammates are our greatest asset.

Come join a team where your work makes an impact every day!


As a Director of Engineering you will own the core features of the Buildium platform. You will hire and develop teams of engineers to build, operate, and evolve our SaaS platform. In addition, you will work closely with business owners, product managers, UX and engineering leaders to define work streams and solve for technological and operational dependencies to ensure the success of your team’s roadmaps 


  • Set the technology direction, standards and cadence for multiple product development teams 
  • Establish team alignment with company’s objectives by conducting roadmap reviews along with providing feedback on prioritization, scoping and technical/feature specifications. 
  • Ensure successful delivery of projects that contribute directly to our objectives of delighting our customers and growing our revenue 
  • Facilitate team autonomy, quality and speed by introducing new frameworks, tools, and processes to advance our product-development capabilities and share them with the broader engineering organization. 
  • Build diverse teams of engineers by recruiting talented individuals and providing them with coaching, career development and training 
  • Coordinate and communicate with cross department leaders to ensure that the groups are working towards the same objectives and sharing outcomes. 
  • Identify and take action on new opportunities within the Buildium platform, the mixed-use business unit, and the overall RealPage organization. 


  • Engineering management experience with customer facing applications in high-growth engineering organizations managing 10+ engineers and 2+ managers. 
  • In-depth experience with combination of cloud infrastructure (AWS a plus)multi-tenant platformsand complex web platform development. 
  • Working knowledge of a modern programming languages (.NET is a plus), relational database design, modern web application development and API design.  
  • Experience collaborating with Product and Engineering to build high-level roadmaps and vision for multiple teams. 
  • A deep understanding of how cross-functional teams work at a software product company and experience managing and organizing these teams. 
  • Understand and design for non-functional concerns such as performance, cost optimization, and maintainability. 
  • Experience leading recruiting initiatives and actively participating in the interview process. #LI-REMOTE #LI-JL1


At RealPage, we’re always looking for talented professionals who thrive in a learning work environment that continually supports individual greatness. We foster a culture of innovation and creativity. It is the things you do that bring out the best of you and RealPage.


RealPage considers qualified applicants without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, race, national origin, age, veteran, or disability status. We celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive work environment where all teammates feel a sense of belonging while bringing their authentic self to the table and being valued for it.


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