HR Business Partner

Quora, Mountain View, CA

Q&A platform that empowers people to share and grow the world’s knowledge

Quora is looking to hire our first HR Business Partner to help us build and scale our HR function.

Quora's mission is to share and grow the world's knowledge. In order to do that, we need to continue to scale our world class team. As the first HR Business Partner at Quora, you will be a key part of helping us achieve our mission. We're looking for someone with expertise in HR and a passion for building culture. You'll be responsible for a wide array of HR functions with the opportunity to have an enormous impact on the organization. This is a full-time position based in Quora's headquarters in Mountain View, California.


  • Partner with and coach managers on a range of people and organizational issues
  • Build and administer training & development and performance management programs
  • Collaborate with the rest of the Quora HR team on company-wide HR programs and processes including onboarding, immigration, compensation & benefits
  • Stay current on industry trends and design HR strategies that continue to make Quora an excellent place to work
  • Build and scale the HR function at Quora


  • Extensive HR experience, preferably at a fast-growing technology company
  • Experience with performance management systems
  • Working knowledge of basic employment regulations and best practices
  • Experience and a passion for working with managers on employee development and performance management
  • Confidence analyzing and presenting HR-related data
  • Scrappiness, creativity, and a high level of personal integrity
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.

About Quora

We want to democratize access to knowledge of all kinds—from politics to painting, cooking to coding, etymology to experiences—so if someone out there knows something, anyone else can learn it. Our mission is to share and grow the world's knowledge, and we're building a world-class team to help us achieve this mission. 

Want to learn more about Quora? Visit https://www.quora.com/