Hone is on a mission to reimagine leadership, management and people skills training for modern teams. Our live, virtual workshops, world-class instructors, and unique platform transform live training from an expensive, inconvenient burden to an accessible, enjoyable and measurable experience for participants, no matter where they’re located. Read more about our founding story in TechCrunch.

Hone is seeking an experienced Lead Engineer to lead our emerging engineering team, make sound architectural decisions, support the productivity of other team members, and do strong individual contributor work. The role can be based in San Diego County or operate remotely (US timezones).

You will work closely with Hone’s engineers, Senior Product Manager, and CEO, as well as our broader team to build a unique, delightful and impactful learning platform.

What we’re looking for:

  • 6+ years software development experience, including lead roles
  • Ability to make thoughtful architectural decisions and trade-offs for our stage
  • Positive, supportive management style to empower team members’ productivity
  • First-rate technical ability and productivity to lead by example
  • Good awareness of software development process best practices
  • Familiarity with our stack: Django/Python, React

Your impact:

  • Help shape the platform and engineering culture at a high-growth startup
  • Build and lead others in building a unique, impactful learning platform
  • Help grow the company as part of the early team


  • Competitive compensation including equity
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Comprehensive health benefits
  • Team offsites
  • Flexible PTO policy