Stytch Team

It’s a Stytchiversary! Meet Nikhil Dilip, software engineer

What do you love most about working at Stytch?  We’re working on a problem that affects both developers and end users in every aspect of their daily lives. Struggles with passwords, login experiences, and breaches are frustrating and ubiquitous — solving a problem space that large is very motivating. Our new SF office is pretty …

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Password reuse is a cybersecurity threat

A CyberNews interview with Stytch co-founder Reed McGinley-Stempel Good password hygiene has always been the top security measure to avoid data breaches. However, with so many websites, e-stores, and social media sites each requiring strong but unique passwords, it becomes hard to remember them. Having to continuously make up long and difficult-to-guess passwords results in …

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Spotlight on Dennis Huang

What do you love most about working at Stytch?  The people! And the sheer variety of things I get to work on.  What does a typical day at Stytch look like for you? I feel like my days can be all over the place sometimes, but if I had to summarize, it would be a …

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Gather Case Study

Virtual learning platform Gather streamlines authentication with Stytch’s flexible, frictionless solutions. Gather hosts online educational programs and interactive communities for cultural institutions like museums and universities. Their digital learning platform has grown exponentially in the wake of COVID-19, as remote and virtual experiences have become increasingly essential. Users can register for an event through Gather …

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Derek St. Onge

We’re celebrating the one year anniversary of the creation of our recruiting team with the hiring of Derek St. Onge! Building a highly ambitious and empathetic team has been one of our top goals from the start (and we knew we couldn’t do that alone). Derek has been instrumental in helping us build out today’s …

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Bingrui Tang

Today is the one year anniversary of the official creation of our Design team! Bing joined us one year ago and we couldn’t be more excited to celebrate her and her contributions to building Stytch’s product and culture. Meet Bing! What do you love most about working at Stytch?  Autonomy, growth, and working with great …

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Stytch Series B Announcement

Announcing Stytch’s $90M Series B at a $1B Valuation

We are thrilled to announce Stytch has raised a Series B valuing the company at $1 billion. The funding was led by Coatue, with participation from existing investors Benchmark, Thrive, and Index. When we were at Plaid, we witnessed the shortcomings of passwords first-hand, both from a security and usability perspective. We saw how often …

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Alex Zaldastani 

We’re so excited to celebrate another Stytch-iversary with our very own, chess-loving, Switch playing, book-club leading engineer, Alex Zaldastani! As our team continues to grow, we look forward to sharing more glimpses into our culture at Stytch through the eyes of the folks who help build it and know it best. Meet Alex!  What do …

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Engaging users with embedded authentication

Providing developers with the flexibility to build their own unique user experiences is fundamental to how we think about building products. Today, we’re launching a new product, Embeddable Magic Links, to give you the option to own even more of your login and user engagement experiences. Over the past year, we’ve introduced numerous features that …

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Stytch’s Guide to Passwordless Authentication

Thanks to new tools and technologies, passwords are finally being replaced with more secure and convenient authentication flows like email magic links, SMS passcodes, OAuth logins, push notifications, and biometrics. These modern strategies enable developers to choose the most appropriate authentication options for their use case and user base. One recent survey found that 75% …

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