251 - 500 employees
101 - 250 engineers
$25m - $50m funding
Series b

We at Everwise, a Sequoia-backed company, are reinventing talent development by connecting professionals with the people and resources they need to be successful at every stage in their career. We work with some of the top companies in the world, including Salesforce, Lyft, GitHub, Virgin, and Apple.

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Why join us?

  • We directly change people's lives by providing the best mentors and resources to help them grow in their careers.

  • We're backed by Sequoia Capital and co-founded by the legendary Maynard Webb, and we have a real opportunity to change the way people learn throughout their careers, which is an enormous market ($130B).

  • Our team is always focused on internal learning opportunities and consists of very smart, friendly and successful people.

Engineering at Everwise

Engineering team and processes

Currently, we do Scrum with weekly sprints, daily stand-ups, GitHub code reviews, direct ownership over features (working with Product), regular lunch & learns. We have around 7 full-stack, 2 dev-ops, 1-2 QA, and 2 services engineers.

Technical Challenges
  • Building out our serverless AWS content infrastructure with personalized recommendations, matching of content to people, matching of people to people (mentors) and other heavy AWS, ElasticSearch, and machine learning problems
  • Complex reporting using complex SQL, Redshift, AWS ETL processes, etc.
  • Large and complex codebase with complex and highly performant React code. We give talks on React in the NYC tech scene.
Projects you might work on
  • Given our upcoming priorities, you would most likely be involved in things like content recommendation, mentor matching algorithm, dynamic learning path creation and other smart, algorithm- and data-heavy back-end code. Technical scalability will be another upcoming priority.

Tech stack
Ruby on Rails
AWS Lambda
Elastic Search

Working at Everwise

Learning-first, friendly, time-aware, flat, flexible work environment, all here to make a difference

Perks & benefits
  • Generous Vacation


  • Gym/Fitness

    Sequoia's benefit package has about everything you can imagine.

  • Travel

    We have a San Francisco office and cover expenses for events.

  • Beautiful Office

    Center of Flatiron, nice and spacious office with fancy bathrooms

  • Pet Friendly

    We have an office dog named Cooper.

  • Workshops/Conferences

    We encourage people to go to conferences that will help them grow in their careers.

  • Maternal/Paternal Leave

    Up to 3 months maternal and paternal leave

  • Flexible Hours

    We don't have formal working hours, but daily standup is at 10:30. Whether you call in from home or join in real life, that's up to you. Working from home is flexible and can be announced in the morning.

  • Health Insurance

    Sequoia's medical, dental and vision

  • Team Activities

    Friday afternoon we play K-pop or other music and crash on the couch with drinks and inflatable chickens. We regularly do events around things like Women's History Month, Black History Month, Easter, National Pizza Day, National Tequila Day, birthdays, and any other National Something-we-like Day. We have a Ministry of Fun to take care of the fun.

  • Transportation

    Pre-tax commuter benefits

  • 401(k) Contribution

    We match 401K contributions up to 4%.

  • Philanthropic Contributions

    We organize events and buzz for charitable causes.

  • Work from Home

    Whenever you feel like working from home

Our Team by the Numbers

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