Why work for Handshake? 

Imagine a student job search on steroids – direct access to career center professionals, top employers, and fellow classmates all in one. Handshake is completely disrupting and transforming the campus recruiting industry by bringing the next generation of Career Service Management software directly to universities and employers. A modern, mobile, and ready platform, Handshake enables career centers to empower students to efficiently connect with potential employers to launch their dream career. 

Here at Handshake, we value innovation. Our core value? Best idea wins. PERIOD. We live and breathe it, and we’re searching for the best and brightest in the tech industry to join us in our mission to radically improve how students, employers, and career centers build and manage relationships. 

We are a family of challenge seekers, critical thinkers, tenacious yet humble do-ers that thrive on mowing down barriers in our industry. If you’re interested in breaking the mold, making an immediate impact, and creating innovative ways to connect our key customers and end users, this is the place for you. Check out the role-specific info below. Don't see a role tailored to your exact skill set but love the idea of what we're doing? Share that with us by shooting us a note with your info to rec@joinhandshake.com. We’ll be talking soon!

It is the policy of Handshake to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Handshake will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Current Job Openings at Handshake

Customer Success

Employer Success Manager
San Francisco


Android Engineer
San Francisco
Product Analyst
San Francisco
Search Engineer
San Francisco
Senior Software Engineer
San Francisco



People & Talent

Director of Talent
San Francisco


Senior Product Designer
San Francisco


Account Executive
San Francisco
Sales Manager
San Francisco