Austin, Texas

Famous for its tech scene and lively culture.

What you can expect from Austin.

Austin has made a name for itself as a technology hub attracting a constant flow of tech startups, venture capital firms, and incubators. It’s also recognized by Forbes Magazine as a great place to live, build a career, and enjoy the welcoming nature of Texas hospitality.

Known as the Live Music Capital of the World, Austin hosts SXSW and ACL music festivals. For sports fans, it’s time to grab your Burnt Orange gear and take tailgating to a whole new level as the city cheers on the Texas Longhorns, or head on over to Circuit of the Americas for Formula 1 racing.

Benefits & perks at this office.


We offer market-competitive compensation packages for everyone.

Health benefits

100% paid employee medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability insurance.

Pet insurance

Discounted rates with Nationwide for your furry friend.

Family leave

Family matters. 16 weeks for primary caregivers and 5 weeks for secondary caregivers. Fully paid.

4% 401(k) Match

Invest in your future and make the most out of retirement.

Generous time off

Your life is more than work. Go have adventures, and we'll be here when you get back.

Training and development

At WP Engine, we are committed to be a learning organization, where all employees can grow and do their best work.

Stock options

Be invested in where you work.

Commuter reimbursement

Paid parking or you can go green and take advantage of our awesome commuter reimbursement program.

All Hands and Hackathons

All US employees come to Austin to rally together, recommit to our values, and socialize.

Company-issued Macbook

We provide the tools you need to be successful at your job.

Mother's rooms

We have 2 fully stocked private rooms.

Gym membership

Discounted membership at Gold's Gym and on-site gym.

Community service

Many opportunities to give back to our local community.

Our Austin Office

WP Engine's Austin office is right in the heart of Downtown Austin on the corner of 5th and Lavaca, blocks away from the Colorado River and Congress Ave. We are near all sorts of options, from restaurants to entertainment to shopping.

Things to do near our Downtown Austin office.

Go for a walk.

Trek down Lavaca across the 1st Street bridge, then turn around at the park and head back for a nice walk on a beautiful day.

Get some coffee.

If you need a break from the in-house espresso machine or cold brew, walk to Halcyon for a Vietnamese coffee or Houndstooth in the Frost Tower for an amazing cortado.

Grab a bite.

Our office is surrounded by great restaurants. Get breakfast all day at Walton’s Fancy & Staple or delicious tacos from the One Taco food truck.

Lay on the grass.

Go read a book under a tree in the newly renovated Republic Square Park across the street from the office.

Cool off.

Go for a cold swim in natural spring water at Barton Springs Pool, then meditate on the hill before work. It’s free before 8am.

Hike and bike.

Jump onto the Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail for a 10-mile journey around the Colorado River and Ladybird Lake.

Be you. Be here.

We engage the most inspired minds to do the best work of their careers, and we believe you should be the same person at work as you are at home.