Director of People at LaunchDarkly
Oakland, CA, US
LaunchDarkly is hiring a Director of People to lead our people operations. You’ll own the strategy, team, and budget to attract the right people to join the company, and engage, reward, motive and develop our employees. You’ll also be responsible for driving the overall employee experience. You’ll report to our CEO in our Oakland, CA office.

What You'll Do:

    • You'll architect, build and execute our people operations function. We are looking for a leader with an appetite to help us scale and improve on multiple fronts.
    • Employee Experience: Build and develop a sustainable culture across the company; installing and streamlining best practices on attraction, evaluation and retention of team.
    • Organizational Development: Improve our review process, and partner with managers across the company on employee relations issues, employee development, and performance management.
    • Compensation & Benefits: Work with finance on pay, rewards, equity, employee benefits (health, retirement, reimbursements), leave, commission plans, etc.
    • Manage recruiting team and additional staff as we grow.
    • Ensure policies, procedures and HR programs are consistently administered, aligned with organizational goals and are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements and laws.

Who You Are:

    • 5+ years of progressive People/HR experience, with recent experience leading people
    • Comfortable and excited (and have experience) working at a start-up
    • Experience creating relevant programs supporting growth and development of employees
    • Excellent communication and project management skills
    • Strong working knowledge of all HR functional areas including: recruiting, onboarding, training and development, employee relations, performance management, compensation, and benefits
    • Proven experience building strong partnerships with other leaders within the company and understanding the needs of employees within the company, thus knowing how to create a stellar employee experience
About LaunchDarkly:
LaunchDarkly is a Feature Management Platform that serves over 25 billion feature flags daily to help software teams build better software, faster. Feature flagging is an industry standard methodology of wrapping a new or risky section of code or infrastructure change with a flag. Each flag can easily be turned off independent of code deployment (aka ”dark launching”). LaunchDarkly has SDKs for all major web and mobile platforms. We are building a diverse team so that we can offer robust products and services. Our team culture is dynamic, friendly, and supportive.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.