We are changing how cars are bought & sold

About Us

Cars are one of the biggest financial purchases in your life. In your lifetime, you'll spend over five years in one. Yet all too often, from search to the sale, buyers and sellers dread the process.

From your first car to your fifteenth, we want to make buying and selling a car something you can look forward to. We’re taking a data driven and user centric approach to create new and better ways to buy and sell cars.

  • The problem

    Buying and selling cars is a hassle. Autolist is on a mission to make finding, selling, & financing a car easy.

  • The approach

    Like Kayak did for travel, we're combining millions of vehicles from hundreds of sources. We employ the latest and great tech to power car searches across Android, iOS, and the web to provide our users with the best car buying experience anywhere.

  • The results

    While we’ve just started, we serve millions of visitors and facilitate tens of thousands of car purchases. We’re profitable and growing fast.

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Who We Are

Some of us are car nuts, some of us aren't, but we're all passionate about solving big problems and building awesome products. While we're an impressive team (if we do say so ourselves) that works hard, we try to keep our culture ego-free and value creativity, autonomy, and fun.

  • Corey Lydstone

    President

    Corey is a former consultant with impressive SQL chops, who enjoys exploring the best trails and restuarants the Bay Area has to offer. He eats, breathes, and sleeps Autolist, which is good news considering he runs the entire company.

    Corey lydstone
  • Tom Lubitz

    Engineering

    Aside from tending to his 9 egg-laying chickens, Tom loves to climb and listen to folk metal and powernoise. He's Autolist's resident algorithm expert and currently focuses on our Android product.

    Tom lubitz
  • Judd Blair

    Engineering

    Judd has lots of hobbies: cycling (he owns 7 bikes), cooking, photography, climbing (just to name a few). Also, if "Who Wants a Millionaire" was still around, you'd probably want him as your lifeline. At Autolist, he makes sure our systems and infrastructure are humming.

    Judd blair
  • Yuval Gnessin

    Engineering

    Yuval hails from Israel and plays bass for his band - Gone Zero. He claims he's not a snacker, but he seems to have a weakness for our kitchen's dried fruit and nuts snacks. He focuses primarily on our Android app.

    Yuval gnessin
  • Alex Klein

    Content Strategy

    Alex eats, breathes, and sleeps cars. It's a good thing as he manages all the content at Autolist.

    Alex klein
  • Ben Kempner

    Engineering

    When he’s not competing for the World’s Foosball Championship (yes, it’s a thing) or eating Chicken Tikka Masala (his favorite food), Ben can be found building all sorts of web projects for Autolist.

    Ben kempner
  • Phil Guo

    Engineering

    On weekends, Phil can be found rock climbing and hiking, during the week, he works on Autolist's web and iOS products.

    Phil guo
  • Jonathan Woolf

    Design and User Experience

    In college, Jonathan dabbled in competitive eating. Since then his interests have gotten a little healthier. Now when he's not redesigning our site, he likes to run, hike, check out new restuarants, hang out in Dolores Park, and volunteer at the SPCA.

    Jonathan woolf
Join Us

Why work at Autolist?

Autolist is trying to solve a big problem and we are looking for the best and brightest to help us. In addition to building a world class product, we are also dedicated to creating a world class culture, too. We’re looking for people who are innovative, creative, driven, and live to build! To that end, we offer an expanding number of benefits to make sure our team has everything they need.

Healthy Lunch & Snacks Everyday
Unlimited PTO & Annual Company Trip
Competitive Compensation & Equity
Gym Membership of Your Choice
Great Health, Dental & Life Insurance
Whatever Hardware You Want