On-demand access to English tutors over video chat.

Engineering Manager - Hybrid 3 days in SF

$200K - $230K
San Francisco, CA, US
Job Type
11+ years
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About the role

About Cambly: Our mission is to bring high quality English education to every English learner in the world at the touch of a button. Think of us as the Airbnb that matches English students with English tutors and come help us build the world’s largest English learning marketplace and school.

You'll be joining a small but growing team. As an engineering manager, you'll lead a team to drive impact across a significant portion of the product. We're looking for someone who is excited about helping our students, and our engineers grow and learn.

Our Engineering Teams:

  • Growth and Payments: Develop features that help new students discover and join Cambly
  • Core Experience: Building the best English tutoring experience.
  • Marketplace: Build a healthy marketplace, helping students find the perfect tutors for their goals.
  • Tutor Experience: Helping tutors join and succeed on Cambly.

Things we're looking for:

  • 10+ years of software engineering experience
  • 3+ years leading an engineering team
  • Experience working cross-functionally, especially with product managers
  • Experience with our tech stack (mongodb, flask/python, react/redux) or similar technologies

What you'll do on a day to day:

  • Work cross-functionally with design, engineering, and product management to own the team’s vision and strategy.
  • Help set team goals and technical direction while ensuring that they align with the goals of the larger organization.
  • Build and foster an inclusive, collaborative, and high-performance culture.

Life @Cambly includes...

  • 60M VC backed and have most of the money in the bank - check out why Bessemer invested in us
  • Hybrid First Company (M, T, Th)
  • Catered Lunches
  • 100% of Medical, Dental, and Vision paid along with matching 401k
  • Maternity and Paternity Paid Leave
  • 20 days of true, unbothered PTO
  • End-of-year shutdown
  • Family-friendly environment with amazing WLB and Culture
  • Helping others around the world unlock economic opportunities by learning English

This role is based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and the expected base salary range for this position is as shown below. The actual base pay is dependent upon a variety of job-related factors such as professional background, training, work experience, business needs and market demand. Therefore, in some circumstances, the actual salary could fall outside of this expected range. This pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. All full-time employees are also eligible for equity compensation and for benefits.

Compensation Package

$200,000-$230,000 USD Base Salary + Pre-IPO Stock Options

Also: We are proud to be a highly inclusive company and an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We believe in order to thrive, businesses need a diverse team and leadership. We welcome every background, identity, abilities, and mindset to join us on our mission to make high-quality English education for all.  Everyone is welcome here. To request reasonable accommodation, contact peopleteam[at] or leave a message at (415)549-0188.

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About Cambly

Change the future of education at Cambly.

English learners can now access seemingly unlimited free content and software for learning vocabulary and grammar. As with any subject, it’s also important to complement that learning with practice to exercise those new skills. For language education, that means having actual conversations with real English speakers.

At Cambly our mission is to provide students with an easy and affordable way to practice and improve their English skills. The Cambly app gives English learners instant 1-on-1 access to friendly native speakers over video chat 24/7. Cambly students speak over 30 languages and live in over 130 countries. English isn’t just a hobby for Cambly students. It’s a critical skill that can change their lives.

We have a small team running a large and rapidly growing business in our SF HQ. We look forward to hearing from you!

Team Size:200
Location:San Francisco
Kevin Law
Kevin Law
Sameer Shariff
Sameer Shariff