Manager, Developer Relations

Location: San Francisco, CA

Department: Developer Relations

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

The developer community has responded to Leap with overwhelming enthusiasm. We’re looking for a Manager of Developer Relations to partner with them to build life-changing apps using Leap technology. Developers who work with Leap need to know that they’re part of a community, and that there are no limits on what they can create.

The ideal candidate will have a mix of Business Development/Account Managment, Creative and Technical skills.

Key responsibilities:

  • Identify and close key developer partners
  • Evangelize Leap to the developer community
  • Build close relationships with key developers
  • Guide developers on how to make great LEAP apps
  • Establish guidelines and fulfillment processes
  • Manage the developer partner from start to app submission to marketing programs

Key experience:

  • Deep understanding of developer needs and priorities
  • Track record of working with developers to build groundbreaking apps
  • Experience working with app guidelines and standards
  • Knowledge of coding standards and best practices
  • Creating wireframes and mock-ups
  • Experience working at a start up

The ideal candidate will have 3-8 years of experience working closely with developers and developer programs. S/he will thrive within a fast-paced, and evolving work environment, and be able to prioritize responsibilties. Team player a must.


About Us:

LEAP Motion is making the world's most accurate gesture controlled input device. With sub-millimeter accuracy, real-time response rate and ten-finger mapping, the Leap is years ahead of its time, and fundamentally changes how humans interact with computers.

Join the 8 million others who have seen our demo video at

We've been featured in over 800 news articles, won many innovation awards and been quoted as “The Most Important New Technology Since the Smart Phone”:

We have had overwhelming interest from consumers pre-ordering our device and we have had an overwhelming response from developers, with over 30,000 applications for our SDK looking to build revolutionary apps in the areas of 3D design/graphics, science/medical, games, robotics, AR/VR, data/imaging, education, art/music creation/presentations and many more -- all of which will kick start the LEAP App Store.

In addition, we are collaborating with top-tier manufacturers who are planning to license/integrate our technology into millions of laptops, monitors, TVs, gaming consoles, tablets, phones, cars, robots, appliances, simulators, and much more.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to work with one of the most revolutionary technologies that has come around in years. We are primed for exponential growth and to be a technology powerhouse.

We have secured $44.55 Million in funding by top-tier VCs, including Andreessen Horowitz, Highland Capital, Founders Fund amongst others.


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