Talent Acquisition Specialist


At Cycloid, we aim to promote efficient infrastructure & software delivery alongside digital sobriety. We do this by optimizing platform engineering, alleviating the cognitive load on IT teams, and advocating for FinOps & Green IT practices. Our mission is to enable a future where technology and sustainability can coexist harmoniously, leaving a lasting positive legacy. Platform teams design, build, and operate the platform, enabling everyone to visualize and deploy both existing and new projects. Our approach empowers users to interact with cutting-edge DevOps and Cloud automation without requiring them to become experts. All the while, we uphold best practices, ensuring cloud expenses are managed efficiently and environmental impact is minimized with a reduced carbon footprint. In API or through the console, Cycloid provides a sustainable platform engineering with modules around self-service portal & orchestration, infra as code and ressources management, FinOps and GreenOps. We are also the editor of Open Source projects such as TerraCognita, reverse Terraform, InfraMap, infra diagram and Terracost, cost estimation.

Only considering candidates eligible to work in Europe ⚠️

About us

This role is fully remote, you can be located anywhere in Europe.

Hi there! Thanks for being here and let’s get started.

At Cycloid, We aim to promote efficient infrastructure & software delivery alongside digital sobriety. We do this by optimizing platform engineering, alleviating the cognitive load on IT teams, and advocating for Green IT and FinOps practices. Our mission is to enable a future where technology and sustainability can coexist harmoniously, leaving a lasting positive legacy.

Platform teams design, build and run the platform enabling end-users to visualize and deploy existing and new projects, interact with cutting-edge DevOps and Cloud automation without the need to become an expert, while keeping best practices in place, cloud expenses under control with a minimum carbon footprint.

Cycloid, a sustainable engineering platform, provides a frictionless self-service portal with modules around Self-service portail and orchestration, infrastructures and ressources management and FinOps and GreenOps.

At Cycloid, we’re an open organization meaning that your voice and point of view will have a true impact on how we work and the decisions we make. So, as you can imagine, we’re looking for someone who is keen on sharing his/her ideas and opinions. Don’t be shy!

In fact, every semester, you will be meeting the teams f2f in order to discuss the product roadmap and the next key developments we want to implement.

One goal: to make our sustainable platform engineering the leading platform in the world

Sounds like a plan, right?

What is my challenge ?

As our Senior EMEA Talent Acquisition specialist your contribution will be critical to the organisation: you will find and enable Cycloid’s development thanks to a perfect talent acquisition strategy. Here are your missions and scopes:

  • Define build and deploy the Talent Acquisition policy:
    • Build and deploy the recruitment budget on an annual basis
    • Operate a legal watch on every possible aspect impacting your activity (work contracts, legal and regulatory obligations)
    • Structural watch (compensation and benefits policy, Benchmarks, market studies on our trade,…)
  • Define positions and needs with the teams:
    • Define the search strategy to find our future experts
    • Define, pilot, and spread our job positions on the media you see fit
  • Select and manage applicants through the recruitment process:
    • Manage all applications from A to Z
    • Deploy the whole recruitment process with the teams
    • Assess the candidate's skills and projects
    • Summarize and light up every step of the way
  • Prepare and deliver propositions:
    • Lead the salary talks internally and with the future onboardee
    • Prepare contracts and legal documents
    • Create, Deploy and ensure a qualitative onboarding transfer to team lead for every newcomer, according to the already existing standards
  • Build, maintain and communicate KPI’s to deliver regular reporting on the recruitment activities
  • Depending on your know-how, skills and Cycloid success, a potential role of leadership for Europe to develop the recruitment team will be proposed.
What should I bring to the table?

You are:

  • A remote worker that already worked in remote
  • A recruiter that already worked in-house ideally in a startup
  • Having really great communication skills
  • A collaborative person who likes to work as a team, more than in solo
  • Proven international experience across Europe
  • Able to hunt all across the EU
  • A highly knowledgeable and passionate recruitment expert
  • With 10+ years of experience in finding IT specialists from technicians to C level executives
  • Having a broad knowledge of the tech industry and the IT trades
  • English full proficiency and ideally French speaker
  • more of a « Do » than a « Make do » person
  • Happy to ask for and receive constant feedback on your actions
  • A person that values collaboration over management

You wish:

  • You wish to express your talent and be number one in the recruitment team.
  • You want to propose, develop and implement new ideas and ways to find the best match.
  • You want to be part of a company where the collective is important because we believe that a company is a group of people that aim to achieve something great together.
  • You believe in quality over quantity in terms of recruitment.
  • You are a true professional that is looking for autonomy, empowerment and responsibility.
  • You don’t need to be micro-managed and are looking to share a journey as a team.
  • Joining the team means you want to build something new with us in that spirit: feel free to express what you believe in!
What we bring to the table

Working together should be a win-win situation for everyone involved. Here is what we bring to our side of the table :

  • A great autonomy
  • A collaborative environment where your opinion matters
  • 4 days work week on Friday
  • Holidays policy: 25 days off per year + bank holidays
  • 100% remote work: live and work from home across Europe
  • Home office setup up to €1200 (including device)
  • Choose your own device spirit
  • 2 workshops per year somewhere in EU
How we manage from now

Join us in creating the future of platform engineering! Send us your CV or Linkedin at [email protected]

  • Interview with Benjamin
  • Use case reviewed by the team
  • We check we are all on the same page during a cultural fit
  • ...and we set a start date!

Cycloid is committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone, so don’t think twice: contact us! We’ll be glad to chat no matter what.


Cycloid enhances developer and operational efficiency with a sustainable platform engineering approach.

Working Week

All our employees work a 4 day work week, 32hrs per week at full pay.

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Our Vacation Policy

We offer 20 vacation days plus local bank holidays, ensuring ample time for rest and personal pursuits. In the UK this would work out as:

  • 28 days
  • 52 Fridays
  • 80 days off per year

Remote Working Policy

We offer fully remote across Europe.

Company Benefits

  • Transparent Salaries
  • Company retreats
  • Equipment allowance
  • Professional Development Budget
  • Mental Health Support

Our Team

We're a team of 22 across 6 departments:

  • engineering
  • marketing
  • support
  • arts and design
  • consulting
  • entrepreneurship

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Communication skills
  • Team collaboration
  • Recruitment expertise
  • International recruitment
  • English proficiency
  • French speaking

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