15 days ago


Santa Clara, CA


Learning Service Engineering | Santa Clara, CA

Your goal – to improve the education process and better the lives of students -- through providing high-quality online learning for 3 million students and educators.   

Role:  Engineering Manager  

The ideal candidate is an experienced engineering leader with extensive knowledge about Full Stack development. You are a high achiever who is keen on bringing everyone along. You are passionate about technology while remaining practical on implementation. You are an advocate of best practices, while having the necessary technical and people skills to implement them.  

The Products:  
Chegg is the leading student-first connected learning platform, and we are looking for an Engineering Manager who will help us deliver on our promise to put students first. You will be responsible for building and delivering a new product to our users. You will be collaborating across functional teams including Product Managers, PMO, Marketing and Operation, etc., to deliver delightful experiences for our 3 million plus customers.   


  • Manage a team of talented engineers and coach them to their full potential  
  • Own your team's success and deliver high-quality results in a timely manner. 
  • Promote software development best practices, agile development, and cross-team collaboration. 
  • Lead and participate in critical technical, design, and product discussions with leaders across our engineering, product, and business teams. 
  • Work with Product Managers and partners to define business roadmaps and build resilient systems that can scale. 
  • Collaborate with the rest of the engineering management team, local and international, to align engineering-wide priorities. 
  • Implement effective engineering processes and policies 


  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience. 
  • 5+ years of people management experience. 
  • 7+ years of recent software development experience overall. 
  • Extensive experience of running teams in an agile environment. 
  • Proficient understanding of mainstream technologies such as JS, React, Java, Spring boot, RDBMS, NOSQL etc.  
  • Deep understanding of the full software development life cycle. 
  • Proven track record on cross-team collaboration. 
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and writing, 


  • Strong experience with cloud technologies such as AWS or Google Cloud. 

What is Chegg? 

An 'always on' digital learning platform. 

Chegg puts students first…Everything we build in this company is student-focused, making us the leading student-first connected learning platform. Chegg strives to improve the overall return on investment in education by helping students learn more in less time and at a lower cost. This is achieved by providing students a multitude of educational tools from affordable textbook rentals to Chegg Study which supplements their learning through 24/7 tutor access, step-by-step help with questions, and more.  Chegg is a publicly held company based in Santa Clara, California, and trades on the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange) under the symbol CHGG. 

Why do we exist? 

Students are working harder than ever before to stabilize their future. Our recent research study called State of the Student shows that nearly 3 out of 4 students are working to support themselves through college and 1 in 3 students feel pressure to spend more than they can afford. We founded our business on provided affordable textbook rental options to address these issues. Since then, we have expanded our offerings to supplement many facets of higher educational learning through Chegg Study, Chegg Math, and Chegg Internships and more to support students beyond their college experience. These offerings lower financial concerns for students by modernizing their learning experience. We exist so students everywhere have a smarter, faster, more affordable way to student. 

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Chegg is an equal opportunity employer