Be part of building something people love.

You want to do work that matters. On a product people care about. Preferably with friends.

At ReadMe, you’ll have the autonomy to own your work, the flexibility to be your most effective, and the freedom to learn from mistakes.

We’re a startup. There's a lot to be done. But if you want to work with meaning and balance, you’ll love it here.

Kirby sits, surrounded by admirers of her Codenames abilities.
Kirby Carpenito
Codenames fiend
Ladies of ReadMe
Circa Feb. 2020 (There are more of us now!)
Greg with Owlbert on a beach.
Gregory Koberger
Known to pretend to enjoy raisins
Kanad stands in front of a blurry tree.
Kanad Gupta
Pisces Sun, Aries Moon, Leo Rising
(Turn on your camera)

Who We Are

A tight-knit team of engineers, marketers, customer success reps and all-around good folks building a tool that over 4,000 companies use daily.

Our office is in San Francisco; our clients are everywhere.

And because we’re a small team with tons of great customers, your impact here will be nothing short of huge.

ReadMe had a talent show last week on Zoom and it was one of the most fun things we’ve done since quarantine started! 💃

Designing a Candidate-Focused Interview Process
Our Nest in San Francisco
🔈 Sound on! Mary gives an office tour of our HQ.

the ReadMe valuuuuueees! 🎵🎶 that’s my favorite part!

Safe place to work. Our office building was relatively unharmed by the earthquake and fire of 1906.

The Columbus Nest
Nataliya walks us through our other, more eastern, HQ.

Columbus is the 12th largest city in America[citation needed]

…and the birthplace of Guy Fieri!

What We Do

Most documentation is hideous, chronically outdated, and hard to manage. Most companies have no clue how their APIs are used.

We’re fixing that by making documentation and API logging simple, beautiful, and easy for everyone.

So companies can build stronger developer communities and make better connections with their customers.

Types of API Documentation for a Successful API

How We’re Demoing Developer Tools Using Hoot, Hosted on Glitch! 🎏

Introducing ReadMe Free

Why We Care

Because better documentation means better relationships, better products, and better companies too.

When documentation is easy to create and maintain, developers can develop. Writers can write. Sales can sell more effectively. And customers can find what they need without having to call up support.

See how our customers use ReadMe!

How to Make your API More Enjoyable to Use

Adding Clarity and a Dash of Whimsy to API Error Messages

Owlsome Perks!

  • Owlbert as a doctorHealthcare for Owl
    Fully covered medical, dental, and vision insurance for you, and your dependents; as well as paid parental leave. We also give each employee a OneMedical subscription.
  • Owlbert eating a Mickey Mouse popsicleQuarterly Retreats
    Three times a year, we spend a few days planning and working together in places like Tahoe and Honolulu. Come along!
  • Owlbert working on a laptopA Focus on Wellness
    Each employee gets up to $150 for whatever wellness means to you, and an additional $350 for mental wellness for up to 6 months.
  • Owlbert lounging on a chairUnlimited PTO
    And a three-week minimum. Our PTO is actually unlimited, and we encourage you to use it! We also have 10 paid holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year's Day off.
  • Owlbert working on a laptopFlexible Work
    You’re allowed to work from home or come into the office as much as you want! The choice is yours, and we'll give you a stipend for your home office to make sure you have everything you need.
  • OwlbertCompetitive Pay
    We offer starting salaries at the 75th percentile, and significant equity. Relocation bonuses are also available!

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