Engineering Manager - Growth

  • Coinbase
  • San Francisco, CA
  • May 01, 2018

Job Description

Back To All Jobs Engineering Manager - Growth
San Francisco, CA

Our vision is to bring more innovation, efficiency, and equality of opportunity to the world by building an open financial system. Our first step on that journey is making digital currency accessible and approachable for everyone. Two principles guide our efforts. First, be the most trusted company in our domain. Second, create customer-focused products that are easier and more delightful to use.

The growth team is accelerating the world's transition to an open financial system. The team is critical to achieving our goal to provide services to 1 billion people before 2023.

We are an interdisciplinary team of engineers, data scientists, designers, and product managers who identify opportunities, test hypotheses and deliver delightful experiences.
Projects we work on include:
  • Scaling the growth team : Help us build out a world-class growth engineering organization - where engineers have the autonomy to drive roadmaps and own outcomes
  • Acquisition: Help millions of new users successfully join, learn, and use Coinbase products to participate in an open financial system - through growth levers like SEO or content marketing
  • Engagemen t: Help customers succeed on our platform by providing relevant and personalized communication (email, SMS, in-app or push notifications)
  • Infrastructure : Build systems to accelerate our development velocity (e.g., experimentation framework)
Things we look for:
  • You strive to deeply understand customers , focusing on the why behind the why
  • You make data-driven decisions
  • You strive for big impact with a relentless focus on delivering real customer value
  • You are driven by purpose ; staying true to our mission and acting in the best interest of customers
  • Articulate a long term vision for growth engineering and growth infrastructure at Coinbase
  • Help scale the growth engineering organization through recruiting, managing and mentoring growth engineers
  • Work with engineers, data scientists, designers, and product managers to turn our vision for reaching 1 billion customers into a tangible roadmap every quarter
  • Help build organizational structures to accelerate experiment velocity
  • Bring positive energy to and drive inclusivity within the team
  • You have deep expertise across the stack, from back-end to front-end
  • You have at least 8 years of hands-on experience in software engineering
  • You have at least 3 years of experience in engineering management for a product team
  • Track record for consistently delivering high impact features
  • You're comfortable operating in dynamic environments, and are self-directed
Nice to Haves:
  • You have managed a growth engineering team
  • You've worked in a rapid growth environment
  • You've built experimentation frameworks and notifications systems
  • You have expertise in statistical data analysis and can manipulate large data sets
  • You have an entrepreneurial background


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.