Our team is our most valuable asset - help us shape and grow our crown jewel.

Duolingo is looking for a recruiter to join the HR team and own full-cycle recruitment of entry-level positions from sourcing to closing. Duolingo is an innovative, fun company with top engineers, designers, marketers, linguists, and business people driven by a mission to provide free education to the world. We have 80 people from 25 different countries, and expect to have 150 within the next two years.


  • Recruit entry-level top talent and achieve quarterly hiring goals.
  • Provide an efficient and high-touch experience for every candidate from application stage to offer.
  • Seek out ways to improve Duolingo's offer to close rate.
  • Facilitate the hiring process from selecting interviewers, training interviewers, and running the hiring selection meetings.
  • Help meet the strategic hiring objectives of the company.


  • BA/BS degree (or equivalent)
  • Passionate about Duolingo and able to speak about values, mission, technology and products
  • Exceptional ability to build strong working relationships
  • Patient, communicative, team player that is detail oriented and has outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Impressive organization and prioritization skills
  • Extensive travel and flexible work hours

Exceptional candidates will have

  • 2+ years of recruitment experience in a tech company
  • Significant in-depth sourcing experience for technical and non-technical roles
  • Recruitment experience across multiple departments and with a multinational technology company a plus
  • Recruitment experience at a high-paced start up
  • Extraordinary passion for the candidate experience

Meet Some of Duolingo's Employees

Antonia S.

Senior Software Engineer

Antonia is a full-stack software engineer who focuses on building out Duolingo's Tinycards product—a customizable flash card app that helps students memorize anything.

Connor B.

Senior Software Engineer

Connor’s official title is Software Engineer—but his role extends beyonds just writing code. He also builds specs, makes design mock-ups, and organizes meetings to talk about the Duolingo product.

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