Technical Recruiter (part-/full-time)

About LocalStack

We are a young, fast-growing startup building cutting-edge technology to revolutionize cloud development processes and support highly efficient dev&test feedback loops. At its core, LocalStack provides a high-fidelity emulator and local cloud development platform - imagine developing cloud applications entirely on your local machine within a lightweight cloud sandbox running in Docker. Our mission is to empower developers to rapidly build and test their cloud applications, saving valuable time and resources.

LocalStack has a large and active open source community (51k+ stars on GitHub) with several 100k active users worldwide and 200M+ downloads to date. With a growing international customer base across Fortune Global 500 companies for our advanced enterprise offerings, as well as a growing, globally distributed team of top-notch engineers and GTM experts, we are on an exciting growth journey to become the world’s leading platform for local cloud software development.

LocalStack is headquartered in Zurich/Switzerland, with a development office in Vienna/Austria and remote team members from around the world (incl. US, FR, UK, IN, MX, IE).

About the role

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Technical Recruiter to join our People & Talent team and play a crucial role in attracting top talent to contribute to our company's success.

We are a tech startup in a critical growth phase and you will support us in hiring roles across all departments - from sales, customer success and marketing, to support, devrel and engineering. At it’s core in each department we require employees with very solid technical background and deep understanding of the cloud development space. You will not only help us with sourcing and hiring a number of strong individual contributors, but also managers and executives.


  • Talent Acquisition:

    • Collaborate with hiring managers to understand their technical staffing needs and develop effective recruiting strategies.

    • Source, identify, and engage top-tier technical talent through various channels such as job boards, social media, code repositories (e.g., Github), and industry partnerships.

  • Candidate Screening and Evaluation:

    • Conduct thorough technical screening interviews and assessments to evaluate candidates' skills, experience, and cultural fit.

    • Provide insightful feedback to hiring managers and assist in the decision-making process.

  • Employer Branding:

    • Develop and maintain a strong employer brand to attract and retain top talent.

    • Represent LocalStack at industry events, conferences, and meetups to promote our company and opportunities.

  • Collaboration with Hiring Managers:

    • Work closely with hiring managers to understand team dynamics, growth plans, and hiring priorities.

    • Build strong relationships with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment on recruitment goals.

  • Data-driven Approach:

    • Utilize data and analytics to track and report on recruitment metrics, providing insights to improve the overall recruitment process.

    • Continuously optimize strategies based on performance metrics.

  • Candidate Experience:

    • Ensure a positive and smooth candidate experience throughout the recruitment process.

    • Gather feedback from candidates to enhance our recruitment practices.


  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business, or a related field.

  • Proven experience as a Technical Recruiter, preferably in the technology or cloud services industry.

  • In-depth understanding of technical roles and the ability to assess technical skills.

  • Strong sourcing skills and experience with various recruiting tools and platforms.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Familiarity with cloud technologies and infrastructure is a plus.


If you are passionate about connecting top technical talent with exciting opportunities and want to be part of a growing company, we invite you to apply for the Technical Recruiter position at LocalStack. People are the core of our success, so join us in truly shaping the future of cloud development!

LocalStack is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter to, detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role.
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