Engineering Manager

Safety Platform

Posted on 6/6/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Communication platform with voice, video, text

Data & Analytics
Venture Capital
Consumer Software


Remote in USA

Required Skills
  • 5+ years experience building scalable backend or real-time data systems
  • 2+ years experience as an Engineering Manager
  • Experience operating and deploying large-scale distributed systems, including Kubernetes experience
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work well cross-functionally
  • Ability to work with others to create pragmatic solutions
  • Confidence to dive deep into the technical details and challenge designs or solutions
  • Supporting a team of talented, 8-10 Engineers including a Staff Engineer
  • Owning our in-house, real-time abuse detection platform written in Python and Rust
  • Working with Product, Data Science, and ML to develop reusable services or architectures
  • Building out the signals, datasets, and databases to support our informational needs
  • Expanding and deploying internal APIs to combat abusive content
  • Maintain operations for our infrastructure on Kubernetes
  • Move quickly to respond to the moving target of abuse on Discord

Discord is a communication platform offering voice, video, and text capabilities, with low-latency voice and video, screen sharing, and moderation tools. It also provides a premium subscription called Nitro, offering higher quality streams and user customizations.

Company Stage

Series H

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Stay healthy - We take care of our team with comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision plans.

Parental perks - Spend some quality time with the next generation with parental leave, fertility, adoption, and surrogacy benefits.

Kick back - Stay refreshed with over 19 paid holidays, use-what-you-need sick days, and four weeks of PTO.

Commute easy - In a non-COVID world, get up to $270 per month for your commuting and parking needs.

The loadout - When we’re back in the office, enjoy daily catered lunches and snacks, a desk fund to make your space yours, and whatever you need for your computer setup, including a headphone allowance.

Wellness on us - Take advantage of a quarterly wellness allowance for your gym membership or other wellness activities. Virtual yoga every week!

Transgender benefits - Discord will reimburse up to $20,000 for any procedure related to transition.

Discord HQ - Our office is located in Potrero Hill, a little neighborhood in San Francisco near awesome coffee and food.

Relocation - Excellent relocation bonuses for new hires moving to San Francisco (once it’s safe to return).