Digital contracting platform for legal teams.

Lead Software Engineer

Job Type
6+ years
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About the role

About Ironclad

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, 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 2021, One of 25 Highest-Rated Cloud Computing Company Employers by Battery Ventures and Glassdoor, Fast Company’s 2020 Best Workplaces for Innovators, Glassdoor’s best Machine Learning startup, Enterprise Tech 30 List, and is backed by leading investors like Accel, Y Combinator, Sequoia, and Bond. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

Engineering @ Ironclad

As a Technical Lead Engineer at Ironclad, you'll work cross-functionally to identify business problems and architect, build, and verify solutions. You'll build a platform that lets lawyers scale themselves and their businesses 100x more effectively. At Ironclad, we’ve built a product that brings a two thousand year old profession into the digital age, and you’ll play a pivotal role in driving the foundation forward.

We seek experienced engineers with strong coding fundamentals and a track record of shipping high quality products. We work in a highly collaborative environment, and strive to foster a positive, inclusive culture. We’re in hyper growth, tripling our team size at all levels and offer remote work flexibility. If you’d like to join us on our mission to build the product that legal teams love, let’s talk!

What you'll do:

  • Collaborate cross functionally with designers, product managers, and other engineers to spec, design, and build -features and systems
  • Partner with quality engineers to define, build and maintain testing strategy
  • Lead, mentor and provide thoughtful feedback to others on the team, with an optional fast track path to people management
  • Grow your teams by interviewing and recruiting 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)
  • Optional remote location

What we look for:

  • At least 8+ 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


  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k Plan
  • Take what you need vacation policy
  • Generous parental leave for both primary and secondary caregivers *Health coverage is 100% for employees and 75% for dependents


  • Remote optional days for in office-hub teammates
  • One-time paid work from home stipend
  • Commuter benefits for employees who commute to office
  • Lunch & office snacks for days we work in office
  • Flexible working hours / work life balance

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