Our Mission

Make Cloud Computing as Easy and Accessible as Mobile computing.

To be truly easy, cloud computing should be as easy as a tap or command.

To connect everyone, applications have to be fast from every geographical point.

To be accessible, great care has to go into the user experience and design.

We build products for developers and designers. And those who aspire to become one.


Guillermo Rauch (@rauchg)Based in San Francisco, CaliforniaBorn and raised in Argentina

Before starting in November 2015, Guillermo was the CTO and co-founder of LearnBoost and Cloudup, acquired by Automattic in 2013. He's the creator of several popular Node.JS open source libraries like socket.io, mongoose and slackin. Prior to Node.JS, he was a core developer of the MooTools frontend toolkit.

Tony Kovanen (@tonykovanen) From Finland

A JavaScript enthusiast involved in popular OSS projects like superagent, socket.io, zuul and others. He studied machine learning at the University of Helsinki, but put that on hold to cofound . He is very picky about his setup and has spent way too much time on his .vimrc and Arch Linux installation.

Naoyuki Kanezawa (@nkzawa) From Japan

A software engineer who has been working with JavaScript for many years. He loves writing software that focuses on the user experience. He's behind the Java / Android clients of engine.io and socket.io, of which he's a core committer. He loves OSS communities and collaborating with others online.

Olli Vanhoja (@OVanhoja) From Finland

A system software enthusiast who has previously worked for various projects requiring high availability and reliability. He received his BSc degree in Computer Science from the University of Helsinki. In the open source world he is best known for his Unix-like operating system project Zeke running on Raspberry Pi.

Leo Lamprecht (@notquiteleo) From Germany

Probably not the person you could imagine writing no code at all for a day. Before and after founding his first web hosting startup (named FrewHost) at the age of 13, he spent most of his youth carefully crafting front-, backend and UI design projects for various teams around the globe (+ even more).

Nathan Rajlich (@tootallnate) From San Francisco, California

A Node.JS core committer for over four years and practitioner of JavaScript for over a decade. Creator of node-gyp for compiling Node.JS native C++ addons among various other open source projects. In his free time, he likes to tinker with Raspberry Pis, drones, and beer (+ personal blog, running on `now` of course).

Jarmo Isotalo (@jarmoisotalo) From Helsinki, Finland

A Systems Engineer with a passion for scalable distributed systems and security. He received his BSc degree in Computer Science from the University of Helsinki. Before joining ZEIT he spent a year interning at Google. He also was one of the core contributors of the TestMyCode project. You might catch him making too many sailing related jokes.



We're currently looking for help in the following areas:

  • Accessibility
  • Communications and community development
  • Sales and distribution
  • DevOps and automation
  • Backend engineering
  • Frontend engineering
  • UX and UI design
  • Security


These are some of the benefits extended to all our employees, but we are always open to accomodating special needs and requirements.

  • Health, dental, and vision benefits for you and your family
  • Flexible work hours and location
  • Open vacation policy (with a minimum of 4 weeks a year)
  • Ample budget for computer equipment and software
  • 10 year window for exercising your stock options

About You

We welcome all candidates irrespective of location, age, ancestry, color, national origin, disability, race, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, genetic information, religious creed, medical conditions or marital status.

When in doubt, please apply!


Send an email to jobs@zeit.co telling us about your past, present and ideal future work. Bonus: tell us about things you'd like to fix or add to our website, APIs, services, support channels, etc.

We try to respond to everyone within 7 days.