Software Engineer Coach

Posted on 7/19/2023



51-200 employees

Skills-focused coaching and mentoring platform

Senior, Expert


  • Providing 1:1 coaching, feedback, and support through virtual sessions and the Mento Platform
  • Participating in weekly training sessions to improve coaching abilities and skills
  • Communicating with members via the Mento Platform for important life events outside of sessions
  • Being an integral member of the Mento coaching community by sharing coaching tools and insights - helping enhance our coaching practices and fulfill our mission of empowering people to thrive in jobs that they love
  • Acting with kindness, respect, and empathy as an ambassador of the Mento community
  • A senior engineer, tech lead, senior staff engineer, VP of engineering, or CTO with 10+ years experience managing engineering teams and coaching individuals (coaching certificates are not required but a plus)
  • Someone that wants to turn their people leadership skills into meaningful coaching skills
  • Passionate about helping people advance in the workplace and build fulfilling careers and lives
  • A person who is self aware, who has a high emotional IQ, and who cares about creating a safe space for others to risk being vulnerable
  • Excited about growing your coaching skills, and you bring a growth-mindset to the experience, regardless of how long you have been a coach
  • Comfortable working in a constantly-changing startup environment
  • This is a contract position in which coaches are paid per hour. On top of a flat hourly rate, we offer bonuses that incentivizes engagement with our membership and community growth on our platform
  • You must have the capacity to give a minimum of three to five hours per week towards Mento
  • We ask that you commit to working with Mento for 12 months in order to build meaningful relationships with our members
  • This is a fully remote position. Candidates must be based in North America or Europe
  • Because this is a part-time growth opportunity, we are looking to hire experienced senior leaders who want to expand their coaching skills
  • We are looking for senior leaders in engineering roles with extensive experience in the startup tech industry who value learning, growth, and community and who are passionate about developing and coaching people in their field
  • As a Mento coach, you will form 1:1 partnerships with our members to help them define their north star, identify clear goals, become a better leader, communicate more effectively, problem solve issues at work, and help them feel happy, fulfilled, and engaged at work and beyond
  • Since you don't need coaching experience to be a coach at Mento, all Mento coaches participate in our coach onboarding program to learn hands-on skills as a coach and engage with our coaching community before you work with our members
  • Your routine responsibilities will include:

Mento offers skills-focused coaching and mentoring for the modern workforce, leveraging technology and software to support individual goals and challenges, while providing data-backed insights to drive performance and career progression. The platform also fosters a community of top performers to promote collaborative growth.

Company Stage


Total Funding



New York, New York



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



✈️ Fully Remote

💰 Competitive salary & equity

🏥 Top notch medical, dental, vision & 401k plans

🌴 Unlimited vacation

💻 Whatever tech & supplies you need to be productive