At Gradle Inc. our mission is to transform how software is built and shipped. Our technology helps companies to develop their software significantly faster and more reliably. We are the company behind the Gradle Build Tool, one of theTop 20 Most Popular Open Source Projects for IT used by millions of  Android and Java developers.

Our commercial product, Gradle Enterprise, has set new standards in software development and is used at companies like LinkedIn, Google, Netflix, SAP, and most valuable technology and Global 1000 companies from around the world. As such, Gradle is one of the fastest growing start-up ventures based in Silicon Valley. 

Job Description

We’re a new recruitment team, recently formed to help Gradle focus on growth in the coming years.  If you’re driven by the opportunity to build and shape best practices for the entire recruitment sphere, love working with best in class international teams, and want to grow your career, this is the role for you!


  • Manage the full-cycle recruiting process on Technical roles, including partnering with our Technical and Engineering leadership
  • Source for top talent to build a diverse pipeline of candidates
  • Help create standardized processes for both internal stakeholders and candidates with a focus on scalability for growth
  • Maintain recruiting reports and drive toward performance metrics
  • Drive the entire recruitment process, including sourcing, scheduling and closing candidates
  • Help create and maintain our employer brand through recruiting events, branding pages and more

Minimum Qualifications

  • 4+ years experience as a full cycle recruiter for technical roles
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Passion for building diverse, equitable, and inclusive teams
  • Ability to build rapport and understand challenges across various teams, roles, locations
  • Highly organized with the ability to prioritize through time management 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Substantial experience building creative sourcing strategies for hard to fill roles
  • Experience working in a fast-paced startup environment, preferably SaaS or engineering focused
  • Creative approach to finding the best talent
  • Understanding of the tech talent market world-wide

What we value

  • Strong customer and community focus
  • Delivering useful high-quality solutions 
  • Pragmatism in execution and getting things done
  • Open communication and respect for each other

What we offer

  • Collaborate closely with remote colleagues distributed across the globe
  • Attractive compensation and benefits package
  • Opportunity to collaborate on strategic and tactical best practices to grow a best-in-class recruitment organization
  • Interact regularly with some of the world's best software engineering teams


  •  Remote from United States or Europe

While our team works remotely and is spread across the globe, we deeply value daily interactions and collaboration.


How to apply

The following is required with your application:

  • Please include a cover letter along with your resume that briefly describes why you'd be a great addition to the team

About us

We are committed and skilled software engineers, product designers, marketing experts and hr/recruiting professionals who are passionate about developer productivity. We take pride in delivering products that are relied upon daily by some of the world's leading software organizations, such as Netflix, LinkedIn, Airbnb, Spotify, Twitter, and Atlassian.

We are a diverse and inclusive workplace with a global multicultural team that learns from and respects each other. We are committed to advancing diversity and inclusion by investing resources in company-wide inclusion trainings, improving recruitment processes and contributing to groups that are committed to advancing racial/social justice and equality.  

Gradle is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives and consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, disability, age or any other applicable characteristics protected by law.

Visit our careers page to learn more about the company and see other open positions. Visit Glassdoor to read what current and former Gradle employees have to say about the company.

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