Digital contracting platform for legal teams.

Engineering Manager

San Francisco, CA / Remote
Job Type
6+ years
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About the role

Ironclad is the #1 contract lifecycle management platform for innovative companies. Every company, in every country, in every industry runs on contracts, but managing these contracts slows companies down and costs them millions of dollars. L’Oréal, Staples, Mastercard, Dropbox, DoorDash, Snap Inc., and other leading innovators use Ironclad to collaborate and negotiate on contracts, accelerate contracting while maintaining compliance, and turn contracts into critical carriers of operational business intelligence. It’s the only platform flexible enough to handle every type of contract workflow, whether a sales agreement, an HR agreement, or a complex NDA.

Ironclad recently reached a $3.2B valuation with a $150M Series E Investment round. Ironclad’s innovation and work culture has been recognized by Forbes’ 50 Most Promising AI Companies in 2021, Fortune’s Best Small & Medium Workplaces in 2021, Battery Ventures and Glassdoor’s 25 Highest-Rated Cloud Computing Company Employers, Fast Company’s 2020 Best Workplaces for Innovators, Glassdoor’s Best Machine Learning Startups, and Wing Venture Capital’s Enterprise Tech 30 List. Ironclad is backed by leading investors like Accel, Y Combinator, Sequoia, and BOND. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

Engineering at Ironclad As an Engineering Leader, you will be leading a team of talented, passionate engineers to build the future of digital contracting. You will be responsible for both defining and achieving the success of your team.

The how:

  • Manage and grow your engineering team - this involves deeply understanding your team’s dynamics, micro culture and roadmap needs, partnering with recruiting and being an active recruiter.
  • Foster a culture of technical excellence - this involves having a pulse on the technical tradeoffs your team is making on a day to day basis and helping your team deliver high quality products that work at scale against tight timelines.
  • Develop and deliver on an impactful roadmap - this involves partnering with the product manager, setting the vision for your team and ensuring every team member is bought in and is on the same page with respect to the “why”.
  • Foster a culture of innovation and creativity Fix what’s broken. Leaders at Ironclad speak up about things that are broken and contribute to organizational solutions and process changes.

With whom: You will represent Ironclad to our prospects and customers that run the gamut from modern, category-defining companies to the Fortune 500. In partnership with design and product managers, you will build the world-class product development infrastructure and team that advances our vision to build the product that legal teams love. Best of all, you’ll be joining a company of smart, driven, and low-ego teammates from places like Salesforce, Facebook, Google, Palantir, DocuSign, and Harvard Law.

What you’ll do:

  • Collaborate with designers, product managers, and other engineers to spec, design, and build features and systems
  • Work with quality engineers to define, build and maintain testing strategy
  • Provide thoughtful feedback to others on the team
  • Help interview and recruit talented engineers to Ironclad
  • Work on a modern stack built upon: TypeScript, ReactJS,Node.js, Java, and Docker containers in Kubernetes on Google Cloud Platform (experience with these specific technologies not required)

What we look for:

  • 2+ years of technical leadership or management experience in software engineering
  • 5+ years of software experience architecting, building, launching and maintaining complex systems (a formal degree is not required, we are prioritizing industry experience)
  • Passion for software engineering to build and ship great product
  • A high bar for quality
  • Passionate about learning and sharing knowledge
  • Strong cross-team communication and collaboration skills

Ironclad’s Values: Drive, Intent, Integrity, and Empathy

Why you should join Ironclad

At Ironclad, we're on a mission to empower legal teams to do great things for their organizations. We're building software that takes the pain out of administrative work, freeing legal teams to focus on legal work and drive business strategy.

Team Size:400
Location:San Francisco
Jason Boehmig
Jason Boehmig
Cai GoGwilt
Cai GoGwilt