Engineering Technical Recruiter

Berlin /
Operations /
Full-Time or Part-Time
/ On-site
QuantCo is a fast-growing, profitable data science and software start-up with offices in Europe and the US. Our People Operations Team in Berlin is looking for outstanding individuals to help us recruit the best software engineers from top universities and the most innovative companies in the world. We take pride in building a globally influential network of exceptionally talented software engineers and machine learning experts that extends well beyond our company. Members of QuantCo’s People Operations Team have worked as researchers at Stanford and Columbia, as consultants at McKinsey, and as chief of staff at major international NGOs, which enables us to seamlessly incorporate and communicate QuantCo’s goals and values.

As an Engineering Technical Recruiter at QuantCo, you will be able to develop new recruiting approaches that will help you learn and grow with the company. You will get involved in a wide range of people-related matters from recruiting to broader topics with meaningful impact, like diversity, equity, and inclusion. As we continuously strive to improve how we attract top candidates, you will have the opportunity to innovate, create new initiatives, and be involved in decision-making processes. You will play an important part in helping us build the best recruiting program in the world.

We are looking for Engineering Technical Recruiters who can:

    • Define a strategy: By developing, refining, and planning their recruiting strategy together with the People Operations Team.  
    • Build a network: By helping us grow our network within the tech and data community, identify new recruitment channels, and actively develop and promote our employer brand. In addition to finding software engineering candidates, they will identify and build relationships with promising students and faculty at some of the most prestigious universities in the U.S. and Europe. 
    • Accompany the candidates: By being responsible for guiding candidates through our hiring process and making sure they have a unique personalized experience in interviewing with us.  
    • Partner with our key decision-makers: By working together closely with team leads and senior managers on identifying recruiting needs and targets to find and attract the right talent for QuantCo. As hiring the right people is crucial to our business, they pay attention to details to continuously innovate and improve our current processes.

Engineering Technical Recruiters at QuantCo should be:

    • A team player with outstanding relation-building and communication skills as well as a strong interest in working with and learning from engineers
    • Excited to source candidates and nurture a network of top talent
    • Able to see solutions and opportunities that others do not see
    • Committed, reliable, and bring a good balance of pragmatism and perfectionism
    • Fluent in English


    • An understanding of trends in software/tech
    • Experience as a tech recruiter at a fast-growing startup
    • Experience in overall organizational development or a focus on DEI
    • Conversational proficiency in German
What we offer

Engineering Technical Recruiters at QuantCo will be part of a smart, motivated, and driven team that includes economists, astrophysicists, mathematicians, and public policy experts educated at Harvard, LMU, and Yale. They will be surrounded by people that respect each other and the contributions each of us brings.

We offer a generous compensation package that includes a base salary, bonus, stock options, and relocation support along with additional location-based benefits. The position is based in our Berlin office (partly remote work possible) and can be full-time or part-time (at least 70%) with a flexible start date.

About QuantCo

We leverage expertise in data science, engineering, and economics to help organizations turn data into decisions. Started by four PhDs from Harvard and Stanford, we are now about 140 people with extensive quantitative, engineering, and business experience. 

QuantCo’s product line includes algorithmic pricing, data-driven claims management, and high-dimensional forecasting solutions. Our clients are some of the largest financial, retail, and healthcare organizations in the U.S. and Europe. 

QuantCo does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.