Bonsai

We are an expert technology firm specializing in crafted search solutions for communities and businesses across the world. We have a 4 day work week (36hrs) with no drop in salary. Every Friday is off!

  • 4 x 9hr days
  • 10-50 employees
  • 100% remote

What we do

Bonsai is the superior managed platform for OpenSearch, Elasticsearch, and Solr.

We manage 20,000+ clusters, serve 1B+ requests per day, and empower some of the brightest search teams in the world. Serving enterprises, hosted platforms, and start-ups, Bonsai handles all the operational burden ensuring clusters are healthy and performant at any scale.

Together, our small but mighty team leverages our unique skill set in distributed computing to offer unparalleled search. From large tech companies and ecommerce brands to libraries and nonprofits engaging with their communities — our goal is to ensure that organizations at any scale, and their users, find what they are searching for.

Who we are

Bonsai was developed by One More Cloud, a bootstrapped software firm that provides specialized hosted cloud services.

Launched in 2012, Bonsai was the first hosted Elasticsearch-as-a-service on the market and remains the leader in providing world-class search solutions and in 2021, Bonsai became the first OpenSearch provider.

Our small but mighty team

Based in Austin, Texas, our company is small and independent. Since day one, we’ve been self-funded, profitable, and beholden to our customers alone. We are driven to provide world-class experiences for developers and businesses.

Our benefits

At Bonsai we value a healthy work-life balance, that's why we offer:

  • 4 day work week (36hrs), every Friday is off!
  • 100% remote working within the USA
  • Wellness package
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Training / professional development
  • And much more!

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Bonsai overview

Our Working Week

We have a 4 day work week (36hrs) with no drop in salary. Every Friday is off!

  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • 🏖️
    Fri

Scorecard

Top 5
88 / 100
  • +524 days @ 100% salary
  • +11100% remote
  • +8Unlimited PTO
  • +8Flexible working hours
  • +5Healthcare coverage
  • +4And much more...

Our working Day

  • 7am
    Work between
    7pm
  • 9am
    Typical hours
    5pm

Our Remote Working Policy

We are a big believer in remote work and have been since day one. While we are headquartered in Austin, TX, half of the team lives elsewhere.

Our Employee Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) contribution
  • Flexible working hours
  • Equipment allowance

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