Engineering Manager - Marketplace

Nextdoor, Toronto, ON, Canada

We are for neighbors.

Nextdoor is the neighborhood hub for trusted connections and the exchange of helpful information, goods, and services.

Building connections in the real world is a universal human need. That truth, and the reality that neighborhoods are one of the most important and useful communities in our lives have been guiding principles for Nextdoor. Today, neighbors rely on Nextdoor in neighborhoods around the world in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Australia and Canada, with many more to come.

The team is looking for an Engineering Manager to lead Nextdoor’s For Sale & Free marketplace where neighbours exchange billions of dollars worth of goods every month. You should be passionate about bringing neighbourhoods online and deepening Nextdoor’s impact within communities.


  • Provide technical guidance at the architecture and product level.
  • Ensure quality and timeliness of shipped software.
  • Ensure project health and progress using project management tools such as JIRA.
  • Facilitate collaboration across engineering teams.


  • BS in relevant technical field, or equivalent work experience. 
  • 6+ years of relevant engineering experience, working on the development of consumer web/mobile applications.
  • 3+ years of hands-on technical management experience leading fullstack teams including backend, frontend, iOS and Android engineers.
  • Demonstrated passion for product-lead engineering.
  • Experience working with Designers, Product Managers, and User Researchers

About Nextdoor

About Nextdoor Nextdoor is the private social network for you, your neighbors and your community. It's the easiest way for you and your neighbors to talk online and make all of your lives better in the real world. And it's free. Thousands of neighborhoods are already using Nextdoor to build happier, safer places to call home. People are using Nextdoor to: Quickly get the word out about a break-in Organize a Neighborhood Watch Group Track down a trustworthy babysitter Find out who does the best paint job in town Ask for help keeping an eye out for a lost dog Find a new home for an outgrown bike Finally call that nice man down the street by his first name Nextdoor’s mission is to provide a trusted platform where neighbors work together to build stronger, safer, happier communities, all over the world.

Want to learn more about Nextdoor? Visit Nextdoor's website.