At Carta, we’re building the future of equity and ownership. We’ve changed how companies, investors, and employees manage equity. Now, we’re transforming how capital markets operate. Our goal is to create more owners and increase transparency and liquidity for shareholders. More than 800,000 investors, law firms, and employees use our platform, and we manage over $575B in equity.

Carta is hiring an Engineering Manager in San Francisco or Palo Alto to lead a team of talented Engineers to build products and services powered by Carta’s ownership graph: the central registry of asset ownership across the globe.
As an Engineering Manager for our Information Security team, you’ll play a foundational role on Carta’s fast-growing organization, helping to develop and refine the infrastructure of the one of the fastest growing technology companies today. This team defines and builds foundational components of our platform improve security and create leverage across our organization.
You’ll spend a quarter of your time recruiting and building the team, a quarter managing the Engineers that report to you, and the final half helping set priorities, shaping technical direction, and creating the velocity necessary to land complex deliverables on time, including coding work yourself. 
Applicants must have excellent people management skills, a strong technical background, be excited by “zero to one” projects, and enjoy working closely with cross-functional stakeholders. Prior experience in FinTech is not required: our team consists of very nice people who are happy to help you learn everything you need to be successful at Carta.


  • Collect requirements, develop technical strategy, and build the foundation for Carta's products
  • Uphold our engineering standards and bring consistency to the many codebases and processes you will encounter
  • Recruit, retain, and scale a happy, healthy, productive team of top-notch Engineers


  • 1+ years in a management role leading teams of 5+ engineers
  • 5+ years Full stack or back-end engineering experience, with strong systems fundamentals
  • Experience with service oriented architecture
  • Strong industry experience in architecture and development of scalable production quality backend systems.
  • Professional Python experience
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks/libraries like React or Angular.js
  • Strong communication skills
  • Comfortable regularly working in team environments
  • Experience architecting complex SaaS products
  • Experience working with business stakeholders to understand business requirements and build thoughtful solutions


  • Django
  • React
  • Postgres

Carta is a Series E company and is backed by top-tier VCs like Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Meritech Capital, and more.

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing a positive interview experience for every candidate. If accommodations due to a disability or medical condition are needed, connect with us via email at recruiting@carta.comAs a company, we value fairness, helpfulness, transparency, leadership and build our teams around these values. Check out our careers page to get to know us better as you think about your next step at Carta.


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