Engineering Manager

San Francisco, CA /
Engineering /
About Crunchbase

Crunchbase helps the world discover and connect with the companies that matter. Our data platform is the foundation on top of which all these connections can be made - it not only powers the data at the heart of Crunchbase, but also hundreds of external sites and applications around the world. Our mission is to democratize the way innovators connect to opportunities, and over 55 million professionals—including entrepreneurs, investors, market researchers, and salespeople—trust Crunchbase to inform their business decisions.

Web Engineering at Crunchbase
Our Web Applications teams build the products and services that millions of Crunchbase users rely on. These cross-functional teams are charged with building highly scalable APIs alongside responsive and performant web UIs. They execute on the core features of the Crunchbase product vision, including the Crunchbase profile and discovery features like our search experiences and activity feeds. As an Engineering Manager, you’ll be tasked with growing, guiding, and motivating these teams to build powerful products that stand the test of time.


    • Mentoring and coaching engineers and guiding their growth within the organization through clear expectations and frequent feedback
    • Working with our amazing recruiting team to grow the team and inspire candidates with the Crunchbase vision and culture
    • Collaborating with Product, Design, and Marketing stakeholders to ensure velocity and execution at a sustainable pace
    • Working with our internal technical guilds to drive technical excellence goals like improving software quality and keeping technical debt low
    • Building a diverse, engaged team with a collaborative and inclusive environment


    • Solid understanding of Computer Science and Software Engineering fundamentals and process
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Strong motivation to build empowered, excited, and productive engineering teams
    • 4+ years of Full Stack, Front End, or Back End Engineering experience
    • 2+ years of Team Leadership or Management experience


    • Hands-on coding experience with Scala and/or JavaScript

What Crunchbase offers

    • Competitive salary and equity
    • Generous Reimbursement policy for learning and development activities
    • Daily catered lunches and plenty of snacks
    • Fitness reimbursement (to work off the catered lunches)
    • Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Volunteering Paid Time Off
    • Incredible medical, vision and dental benefits for employees and their families
    • Free One Medical Group membership for employees and their families
    • 401(k) and Roth plans, and free annual financial adviser check-in
    • Monthly commuting stipend
    • Free Lyft rides anywhere in the Bay Area after late nights at the office
    • Prime location in the Financial District of SF, near BART and Muni stops
    • A team of creative, transparent entrepreneurs driven to accomplish our mission
Crunchbase does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, veteran status, military obligations, or marital status. Every day our team is honored to work with entrepreneurs and innovators from every corner of the globe, and we seek to build a team that reflects the diversity of our customers. Each individual at Crunchbase brings their own perspectives, work experiences, lifestyles, and cultures with them, and we believe that a more diverse team builds more innovative products, provides a better service to its customers, and helps us all grow and learn as individuals.