Director of Data Engineering


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MURAL is on a mission to inspire and connect imagination workers globally.

MURAL is a digital workspace for visual collaboration that connects over 75 percent of the Fortune 100. Teams at global enterprises including IBM, USAA, E-Trade, Intuit, SAP, Atlassian, Autodesk, and GitHub embrace visual collaboration to run more productive meetings and workshops. This leads to a more creative, engaging, and fun way of working together, all in a welcoming, simple-to-use online space.

Headquartered in San Francisco, California, MURAL employs over 700 people around the world. MURAL is on a mission to level up teamwork with imagination so that working together is more fun and innovation happens faster. The MURAL® platform transforms teamwork by making meetings and workshops interactive experiences designed for problem solving, play, and imagination. MURAL has raised $200M in financing to date and is growing rapidly to fulfill its mission.


MURAL is a data-driven company, both in how we operate our business and in how we build our products. As Director Director of Data Engineering, you will be in a tactical strategic position to enable a fast-growing, successful company to build a lovable product in a highly relevant space.

You are a rare person who is highly technical but still able to navigate a rapidly changing, growing business. You work equally well with engineers, data scientists, and executive stakeholders, including the CEO, CTO, CPO, Head of Operations, and more. You are able to communicate a clear vision and lead others in achieving that vision. You’ve done it before at scale and are excited to be a leader at an awesome, growing company!

Our Data Engineering team builds tools, infrastructure, and processes to scale-out Data handling in a self-service way, for technical and non-technical audiences. You will manage a team of talented managers and data engineers working to enable access to data products and services. You will report to the Director of Data.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Ownership over all aspects of Data governance, ensuring that high-quality data is available to the business including management of the data catalog
  • Setting the technical vision and owning and advancing our Data roadmap to scale ahead of the business
  • Supporting the Product and Engineering organizations both to support key insights and to enable key product features
  • Providing a stable platform for our business intelligence and machine learning teams
  • Technical ownership of our data warehouse, ETL processes, big data storage and processing, and tools including operational responsibilities for data usability, availability, efficiency, and cost management
  • Integration with internal and external data sources


You are someone who is both technical and who works very well with key business stakeholders.

  • Two or four-year degree in a related field of study
  • 3+ years in a high-level Data leadership role
  • Technical background in the Data domain
  • Experience with data and data warehouse technologies like MongoDB, Redshift, Athena or similar
  • Demonstrated ability to work with executive stakeholders
  • Management experience including the management of engineers managers
  • A change agent who can get alignment with a wide variety of stakeholders

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In addition to being part of our quest to help people empower their imagination, we offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Flexible working hours
  • Ability to work remotely
  • Flexible time off
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Learning stipend
  • Wellness stipend
  • MURAL free forever plan
  • Design Thinking + Facilitation trainings


We bring people to our team that care about our mission to inspire and connect creative people globally, and who feel aligned with our values:

  • Make others successful
  • Adapt to thrive
  • Play to wow
  • Think global
  • Experiment like an owner

Practicing equality through imagination work.

MURAL is committed to creating diverse and inclusive workspaces where people can make a positive impact on the world and share their vision of how they achieve it. We are dedicated to working alongside multiple communities to help build this dream and bring it to life. 

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