Engineering Manager in San Francisco, CA

$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)

Figma   •  

San Francisco, CA 94102

Industry: Consumer Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 60 days ago

This job is no longer available.

As the Engineering Manager for the Editor Fundamentals team, you'll lead the team that manages the abstractions, rendering engine, and features that power Figma's core design surface. You'll work with the team to design, build and ship functionality that cuts across a wide range of technology, from compiling C++ into WebAssembly for performance critical components to designing features on top of a large scale distributed Scene Graph. Your team will directly impact the way in which millions of people design and build products across the world in companies like Microsoft, Uber, Square and more.


  • Work with product and engineering leadership to set strategy, priorities, and mission for the Editor Teams
  • Scale and mentor a diverse team of engineers at the core of our product and technology strategy through rapid business and company growth
  • Collaborate with your team to build the high performance systems at the heart of our Editor technology.
  • Partner with Product and Design to ensure Figma's design capabilities are best in class.
  • Establish trust within and across teams by creating accountability and a positive work environment in partnership with other leaders in the organization.

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience scaling products and teams in high growth environments
  • A desire to build an inclusive and diverse culture
  • Excellent judgment and creative problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Passion for learning and always improving yourself and others
  • B.S. or higher in scientific or quantitative field or equivalent work experience

Valuable Experience

  • Experience working on complex systems in related fields like distributed systems, high performance simulation, realtime rendering, and/or complex applications
  • Experience leading a team through rapid growth
  • Cross functional collaboration with product and design


  • Competitive salary and equity package
  • Health, dental, vision
  • 401k plan with employer contribution
  • Flexible vacation time and generous holiday breaks
  • Culture of learning and development with a training allowance
  • Daily lunches and snacks
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Dog-friendly office environment

Valid Through: 2019-9-16