Engineering Manager

Developer Experience, Devx

Posted on 5/21/2024



501-1,000 employees

Career networking platform for students, alumni



San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • 5+ years of experience working in the Developer Productivity domain
  • 2+ years of hands-on management experience
  • Experience building maintainable, scalable CI/CD solutions
  • Drive a high level of developer satisfaction
  • Experience in leading, managing, coaching, and mentoring software developers
  • Focused on success and the delivery of timely, high-quality software
  • Solid experience working in an agile development environment
  • Strong written and verbal technical communication skills
  • Lead a team of 5-8 engineers
  • Develop talent through coaching, mentoring, feedback, and hands-on career development
  • Set the vision and lead initiatives to improve the development workflow of code, build, test and deploy to increase engineering velocity
  • Be a hands-on technical leader and participate in designing and implementing new systems and tools
  • Set and manage expectations with other engineering teams, senior management, and external stakeholders
  • Grow a healthy, collaborative engineering culture in line with the company's values

Handshake is a distinguished platform specializing in facilitating connections between students, young alumni, and a diverse range of employers including Fortune 500 companies, healthcare systems, and more through its advanced matching algorithms and seamless mobile applications. The company offers a uniquely supportive culture, promoting growth opportunities for young professionals by providing a dynamic environment where innovative educational and career solutions are developed. This makes Handshake an excellent workplace for those looking to have a tangible impact in the recruitment and educational technology industry, while also enjoying a collaborative and forward-thinking work environment.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



💰Equity and ownership in a fast-growing company.

🍼16 Weeks of paid parental leave

💝Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision

💻Handshake offers $500/£360 home office stipend

📚Generous learning & development opportunities and an annual $2,000/£1,500/2k€ stipend

🏦401k Match: Handshake offers a dollar-for-dollar match on 1% of deferred salary, up to a maximum of $1,200 per year.