• Location
    • San Francisco
  • Date Posted
  • Sep. 27, 2021
  • Function
  • HR
  • Sector
  • Fintech

Build the world’s fastest Identity and Checkout products

Company Mission

Our mission is to make buying online faster, safer and easier for everyone. Fast Login and Fast Checkout enable a one-click sign-in and purchasing experience that makes it easier for people to buy and merchants to sell. The company’s products work on any browser, device or platform to deliver a consistent, stress-free purchasing experience. Fast is entirely consumer-focused and invests heavily in its users’ privacy and data security. Headquartered in San Francisco but open to a globally remote workforce, we are a founders-led, privately held company funded by Stripe, Index Ventures, Susa Ventures and other world-class investors.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and demonstrate our values through equitable pay, fantastic benefits, and access to all reasonable accommodations.


One the most special opportunities at the entire company, here is an opportunity to lead HR for an absolutely wonderful company and People Ops team at a moment of incredible excitement and growth for the business. If it has been your ambition to lead HR as a functional head (working closely with founders, recruiting, legal and leadership), please apply. This rare position will not be open for long.


  • Manage and lead a small group of very high performing HR professionals
  • Serve as both a strategic vision setter and someone that sets example by being hands-on in the role (we are startup and everyone performs functional work)
  • Build and design an HR org that meets the growing needs of the company as the business scales
  • Oversee and at times take direct point on areas of employee relations for the company
  • Lead L&D for Fast and build out repeatable programs and excellence to promote learning across the company
  • Help the company with organizational design and internal mobility to help employees do the best work of their careers
  • Create, manage and lean into HRIS areas to insure all processes deliver excellent value to the company
  • Lead D&I efforts for the company and place at the center of programatic work at Fast
  • Help the company think about career development and design and deploy performance programs that are innovative and practical
  • Work on a frequent basis with matters related to our growing international employee base around the world


  • 8+ years of experience as an HR Director responsible for organizations at scale, preferably in tech or high-growth startups
  • Experience leading and managing medium sized and above teams of HR professionals
  • Demonstrated experience with employee relations and familiarity with all aspects of the legal components involved
  • Prior experience leading annual performance review programs and related efforts
  • Full range of experience with compensation planning
  • Considerable HRIS experience or knowledge
  • Benefits and Perks- Because People Matter
  • Comprehensive insurance (paid 99% by the company) with no deductible, and 10 dollar copays
  • Globally remote with flexible work schedules to fit your needs
  • Generous parental/family leave for all caregivers- available at any time within 12 months after the new family member joins you
  • 401k with match up to 4%

Equity grant

  • People-focused PTO that you determine- time off is there when you want it, when you need it
  • Frequent inclusive events scheduled to allow everyone to express their voice (or dance skills)
  • Monthly exercise and internet stipends---and snacks