We empower others, every day

Our mission is to be the global standard for modern card issuing, empowering builders to bring the most innovative products to the world.


Awards we’ve won along the way

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Fortune Best Places to Work in the Bay Area

The Fortune Best Workplaces in the Bay Area™ list is highly competitive, with companies only considered if they are a Great Place to Work-Certified™ organization and headquartered in the Bay Area.


PEOPLE Companies that Care

The Companies that Care list is highly competitive and honors companies that create a great employee experience that cuts across race, gender, age, disability status, or any aspect of employees or their roles.


50 Most Innovative Award

Fast Company’s ranking of the 50 businesses that are making the biggest impact in 2021 and helping to change the world.


Life at Marqeta

We’re a diverse team on a mission to help innovators change the way money moves. We value community and each other. Our work environment reflects our priorities, and we strive to learn, grow, connect, and create every day.

Learn about Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Marqeta

How we work

During the last two years, we’ve found that we all crave flexibility in when and where we work. Our Flexible First approach redefines how we think about work, enabling individuals to create a balance that best suits their working style and preferences. As a Marqetan, you have the choice to work remotely, from a Flex Studio co-working space, or from one of our global offices, depending on your location. Our offices are located in Oakland, CA, London, UK, and Melbourne, Australia.

We are proud of our culture

Hear why employees love working at Marqeta.


Our engineers are building modern tools to change how money moves

Values we live by

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Intentional Curiosity

We believe in asking the questions others shy away from. True progress comes from understanding today’s realities, while challenging ourselves to do better and take on the status quo.

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Thoughtful Responsibility

We believe that every interaction with our technology and platforms matters. Businesses and livelihoods rely on our work, so we strive for excellence and accountability every day with the highest standards for failsafe technology and compliance.

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Innovative Simplicity

We believe that simplicity is powerful, especially in innovation—making a tool work better or finishing that feature that makes everyone smile. Our customers face a lot of complexity. We’re not here to add more.

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Shared Success

We believe the measure of our success is the success of our employees, customers, and communities. From local businesses to big corporates, our impact goes deep and wide. And we’ve got the results to prove it.

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Passion to Thrive

We believe anyone with a better idea should be able to change the game for our company and our customers. We solve big problems for our customers, and draw energy from that challenge and opportunity.

Because we're human



We believe in generously recognizing each other’s talents and contributions, and sharing the goodness we see.


Health and wellness

We cover your premiums for health, dental, and vision. Plus, your pet gets his/her/its own insurance, on us.


Flexible time off

We take time to relax and recharge when needed. We have unlimited time off for most employees and encourage an average of 5 weeks per year.


Marqeta paid family leave

We support all families. We offer 12 weeks of paid leave for all new parents and up to 20 for birthing parents. We also offer 4 weeks of caregiving leave.


401k match

We invest in your future. We’ll match 50% of your contribution and up to 6% of your salary.


Meaningful equity

As owners of the company, we’re all in this together. Full-time employees will receive equity in Marqeta.


Giving back

We recognize we’re part of a larger community and encourage employees to donate their time and expertise to organizations they support.


Monthly stipend

You’ll get an additional monthly stipend on your paycheck to help fund your daily commute, cell phone, and/or internet connectivity.


Stock discount

The Employee Stock Purchase Program allows employees to buy discounted company stock

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