IT Recruiter

Team: People Ops Location: Amsterdam

The Stream team is growing! We are seeking to hire an IT Recruiter to join our company in the heart of Amsterdam. Our team consists of software developers from all over the world and we are now looking for someone to help our diverse team expand even more by finding amazing candidates globally and giving them the best experience.

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Stream provides APIs for building activity feeds and chat. Our team is passionate about tackling difficult tech problems at scale and creating reusable components for them.

As a developer at Stream, you will build software that's used by tens of thousands of developers and more than half a billion end-users. Stream's APIs are powered by Go, RocksDB and Raft - with response times typically measured in single-digit milliseconds.

The React Chat tutorial is a nice way to learn more about our product. Have a look at our About Us page for more details on how we work at Stream.

Learn About Stream

Hiring Lead Merel van Helbergen People Operations Manager

The position

In this role, you will search for the right candidates to fill our job openings in Amsterdam as well as our remote positions. It mostly concerns software developers, but we will also need your help with hiring designers and other team members. Experience in the IT tech sector will therefore come in very handy!

You will be posting job ads in strategic places, not only locating interesting candidates, but also exciting them through the job ad and your introductory chat. Additionally, you will actively seek out candidates that might thrive in that one amazing position with Stream. You strive to optimise the selection process, you keep in touch with the candidates in the pipeline and, with the help of your experience and your people skills, you are able to assess if someone is both a good technical and a good cultural fit.

What you bring to the table

  • You have 2+ years of experience in recruitment, preferably in the IT sector,

  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills,

  • You have a critical mindset,

  • You are proactive and self-organized,

  • You are eager to participate and come up with great initiatives,

  • You can pick up different tasks and learn quickly,

  • You enjoy working in a dynamic startup environment,

  • You are able work independently as well as in a team.

What we have to offer you

Our culture

Stream has a casual social culture and an open, flat hierarchy. Our team is diverse in age and nationality, because we believe that different backgrounds, experiences and cultures enhance our company and make us smarter, stronger and more likely to succeed. We maintain our startup motivation regardless of company size and we strive for excellence in everything we do. Our development team is passionate about their work and is very focused: you will mostly see them heads-down coding, until they pop up for a chat or a merciless game of ping-pong or table football.


  • A challenging and inspiring work environment,
  • The freedom to start your own projects,
  • A competitive salary,
  • Company equity,
  • A company Macbook,
  • Healthy lunches,
  • An abundance of coffee, tea and snacks,
  • An amazing team and office in the city centre of Amsterdam (and one in Boulder, Colorado that you might visit one day!).

If you are up for the challenge, apply now!