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Ready to have your work seen and relied upon by millions? We ship code daily.

Star web devs are encouraged to try out for the CL all-star team.

craigslist offers:

  • an unusually philanthropic company mission and philosophy
  • a small team (< 50) of fun-loving, smart, interesting, idealistic people
  • non-garden-variety tech challenges at billions-of-page-views-per-day
  • a tech nirvana, free from VCs, MBAs, sales, marketing, biz dev, meetings
  • big company stability and benefits -- without the dysfunction and despair
  • competitive market rates for you -- free classifieds for humanity

craigslist benefits include:

  • 100% paid (including eligible dependents) health and dental insurance
  • craigslist-provided health reimbursement account ($3K-$7K)
  • 3-to-1 match on employee charitable donations (up to 10% of salary)
  • 401(k) matching program (up to 6% of salary), with immediate vesting
  • 4 weeks paid time off; 10 paid holidays
  • commuting stipend (up to $245/month)
  • wellness stipend (up to $150/month); weekly in-office yoga
  • mobile phone and at-home internet stipend (up to $250/month)
  • bike-friendly culture, in-office bicycle parking
  • healthy (vegan, vegetarian, omnivore) breakfast, lunch, and snacks daily
  • SF HQ - 25' ceilings, all natural light, adjustable height desks, CoffeeBot 9000

Current CL job postings  ("For those about to rock, we salute you!")


craigslist is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit.  craigslist policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin/ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic info, sexual orientation, pregnancy, weight, military/veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.