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Manager, Engineering - Consul Core

United States (Remote)

About HashiCorp

HashiCorp is a fast-growing startup that solves development, operations, and security challenges in infrastructure so organizations can focus on business-critical tasks. We build products to give organizations a consistent way to manage their move to cloud-based IT infrastructures for running their applications. Our products enable companies large and small to mix and match AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and other clouds as well as on-premises environments, easing their ability to deliver new applications for their business.

Consul helps organizations automate network configurations, discover services, and enable secure connectivity across any cloud or runtime.The Consul Tooling team supports Network Infrastructure Automation using a product that we created called Consul-Terraform-Sync and also creates and maintains tools that augment workflows around Consul like Consul-Template, Consul-ESM, EnvConsul and HashiCAT.

This Role

As the Engineering Manager for our Consul Tooling team, you'll be responsible for driving execution of product features and engineering efforts. You'll be managing a growing team of engineers and will own hiring, supporting, and improving the happiness and productivity of the members of your team while continuing to build a learning and iterative collaborative team culture.

You'll partner with a Product Manager to drive quick iterations of our projects, coordinate with other teams to ensure transparency around your work, and define and measure success.

In this role, you can expect to:

  • Coach and support the team of engineers building the product, Consul-Terraform-Sync that solves for the Network Infrastructure Automation use case and our tools that augment workflows around Consul like Consul Template, Consul-ESM, and more. 
  • Ensure the user experience for our customers and practitioners is simple and intuitive
  • Partner with product managers, software engineers, customer success to define the team’s roadmap
  • Work closely with our cross-functional teams such as Support, Product Marketing, Solutions Engineering, Technical Program Managers, and other workstreams within Consul, ensuring that communication is high with both strategic goals and tactical next steps
  • Drive improvements to the Consul product based on the needs of customers consuming Consul-Terraform-Sync, Consul Template, Consul-ESM, EnvConsul and HashiCAT.
  • Hire and grow a diverse team in a fast-scaling organization
  • Support the career growth for individuals on your team
  • Cultivate and enhance a culture of learning and growth creating a positive developer experience 
  • Contribute to company-wide initiatives led by our engineering management, recruitment, and people teams
  • Opportunity to contribute directly to the tools, programming mostly in Golang

You may be a good fit if:

  • You’ve managed or supported engineers in a lead role on small or large distributed team
  • You’ve delivered similar products (as an individual contributor or manager) through a phase of significant growth.
  • You are passionate about balancing effective delivery with scaling a team responsibly
  • You’ve worked with multiple cross-functional teams with many moving parts to reach a common goal
  • You have experience with customer support or OSS community support

Please note, as communication is a critical aspect of how we work, a cover letter is a great way to provide a sample of how you communicate. In your cover letter, describe why you're interested in working at HashiCorp, and what draws you to this role in particular. Specifics of your past experience that are relevant to are great to include, too.

What our hiring process is like:

The below serves as a basic outline; we may choose to add or remove steps based on the information that we gather during the process.

  • Interview with someone from our recruiting team.
  • Interview with hiring manager

* Interview Loop with additional team members, you'll speak to other managers, a product manager, and an engineer from the team.

  • Offer



HashiCorp embraces diversity and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe the more inclusive we are, the better our company will be.

Benefits at HashiCorp

Note: some benefits may differ from one country to another.

Medical, dental & vision

HashiCorp offers your choice of medical plans as well as dental and vision coverage for you and any dependents, including spouses, domestic partners, and children. Coverage begins upon your first day of hire.

Life & disability insurance

HashiCorp provides life insurance coverage in the amount equal to your annual salary at no cost to you. If you would like additional coverage, you have the option to enroll in voluntary life insurance for yourself or your dependents. You will also be covered under our short term and long term disability policies in the event that you are unable to work for an extended period of time due to a health condition.

Flexible spending account (FSA)

You can set aside pretax money to go towards the purchase or payment of approved health care and dependent care expenses. These can include copays, birth control, day care for children or elder adults, acupuncture, and more.

Vacation and Other Leaves

We believe in giving our employees the opportunity to recharge and refresh, and our vacation policy reflects that. Our Paid Vacation Policy offers employees 4 weeks of vacation per year. So, whether you’d like to vacation on a beach or relax at home, it’s up to you! Additionally, we offer 10 days of paid sick leave per year, bereavement leave, miscarriage leave and extended personal leave. We value your health and well-being and empower you to take ownership of your earned and well-deserved time away.


Our 401(k) plan provides a variety of investment options to help you fund your retirement. The plan allows you to contribute a designated amount of your pre-taxed income from each paycheck thereby lowering your taxable annual income. The plan also offers employees the opportunity to enroll in Roth, and after-tax contributions.

Family Expansion Benefit

We are dedicated to supporting the needs of our employees and their families in a way that is inclusive of all family structures. That is why we’re proud to offer a Family Expansion Benefit through Carrot designed to support a variety of family expansion methods that range from Adoption to Fertility treatments, and can be customized to the needs and preferences of each individual employee.

Maternity and Parental Leave

To bond with their newborn, we provide birthing parents up to 16 weeks of paid maternity leave via short-term disability and HashiCorp’s parental leave policy. For non-birthing parents (including adoptive) we offer 8 weeks of paid parental leave.

Expanded Mental Health Support

We understand the importance of supporting our employees mental health, and are committed to doing this through a variety of resources. In addition to offering an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), we provide employees access to an on-demand behavioral healthcare benefit through Ginger.