Technical Recruiter, Budapest

Lab49 – Talent /
Full-time /
Lab49 is actively seeking a Technical Recruiter to join our vibrant Global Talent Acquisition team. As we undergo significant growth in key business areas, we are dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive team that drives our organization forward. This role presents a unique opportunity to further our presence in Budapest, offering a chance to advance your career in a dynamic, fast-paced environment where innovation is a core value. If you are intelligent, productive, analytical, resourceful, creative, and personable, this is the place for you! 


    • Lead full life-cycle recruitment for roles in Budapest, ensuring the successful filling of positions ranging from Analyst to Principal levels. 
    • Engage in hands-on recruitment activities, including sourcing, screening, and interviewing candidates. 
    • Foster relationships with hiring managers, ensuring a seamless recruiting process and positive candidate experiences. 
    • Collaborate with hiring managers to refine and enhance job descriptions based on evolving needs, offering current market intelligence. 
    • Collaborate with managers and business stakeholders to provide insights into appropriate salaries and levels, participating in negotiation and offer delivery. 


    • 3+ years of experience in sourcing and recruiting technology talent, preferably within a corporate environment. 
    • Demonstrated experience with recruitment best practices, coupled with a capacity for innovation. 
    • Solid understanding and experience using social media for sourcing passive candidates. 
    • Knowledge of Hungary's technology, consulting, and financial services markets. 
    • Approachable, collaborative, and high-energy with an analytical and data-driven mindset. 
    • Excellent written and spoken English communication skills, including the ability to craft compelling recruiting copy. 
    • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate with business stakeholders in different regions, demonstrating the capacity to multitask. 


    • Financial technology and Consulting market knowledge.
    • Experience sourcing across various geographies including North America, EMEA, APAC and India.

Lab49 is a specialist consultancy that designs and develops bespoke and innovative technology solutions in partnership with key participants in financial markets. We enable our clients to meaningfully differentiate themselves and successfully navigate the shifting landscape in financial services. Our specialist focus on financial markets and our integrated strategy, design and product development expertise uniquely positions us as a partner capable of effectively delivering and embedding best-in-class solutions tailored to meet clients’ complex and varied commercial and technical needs.

We were founded in 2002 to bring Silicon Valley solutions to Wall Street’s door. Since then, we have worked on successive waves of technological change, including distributed computing, high-speed automation, enterprise UX and digital distribution (for which Lab49 was among the first significant practices established on Wall Street), DevOps, cloud and data science. Today, we are an established partner in financial markets, having delivered hundreds of projects for clients including all of the world’s tier-one investment banks and many of the largest buy-side firms globally.