Senior Engineering Manager-Payroll Services

Posted on 5/7/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Integrated platform for payroll, benefits, and HR

Data & Analytics


San Francisco, CA, USA

  • At least 8 years of professional software engineering experience
  • At least 3 years empowering engineering teams
  • Comfort navigating a complex and ambiguous problem space
  • Comfort empowering other leaders
  • Strong technical acumen
  • Strong product sense
  • Desire to grow and learn on the job
  • Guide critical parts of the Payroll Services engineering team
  • Conduct regular 1:1s with team members
  • Collaborate with design and product management partners
  • Provide technical leadership in defining product and platform solutions
  • Model Gusto’s values in the team
  • Provide and receive mentorship and peer support

Gusto provides an integrated platform for automating payroll, benefits, and HR processes, leveraging advanced automation and HR technologies to streamline payroll processing and employee benefits management for businesses.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



It’s a marathon, not a sprint: Employees celebrating 5 or 10 years at Gusto enjoy a month-long sabbatical to travel and relax after all their hard work.

Meals and conversations: Free meals, snacks, and drinks to keep us fueled, but more importantly: they bring people together and foster community.

Wellness for every body: We’re proud to offer inclusive health care such as hormone treatments, gender-affirming surgery, therapy, family planning, and more.

The time you need: Our flexible PTO policy means every employee is encouraged to take the time they need now to keep doing great work, long term.

Family-friendly benefits: Fertility treatments, primary and secondary parental leave, sleep coaching, house cleaning for new parents, and more.

Be well, be you: Get free, comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits, plus a monthly fitness stipend and mental health resources too.