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Hi there,

You’re either thinking about applying for one of our open positions or are already a few steps into our hiring process? Amazing! We’re super excited to get to know you better and grateful for your interest in our company and becoming part of the pack. We know how stressful interview processes can be, so to make things as comfortable as possible, we want you to know what’s going and what you can expect at every step of the way — you’re putting time and effort into your application with us, so in return, you deserve full transparency!

We have designed our hiring experience to strengthen our teams by identifying, evaluating and hiring the best talent for every single position. What does that mean concretely? This means that you, the candidate, will receive extensive insight into how we function as a company and how we work as a team. For us, it means we’re looking to get an in-depth understanding of you as a person, your capabilities and your potential, to see how you might fit in our team.

Please be aware that our recruiting process can vary a bit depending on the specific role we’re hiring for. That being said, here's an overview of what you might expect!

Our Recruiting Process

𝟭. 𝗬𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗮𝗽𝗽𝗹𝗶𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻

Simply apply via our careers page (the more information you provide, the better)! We'll get back to you in 2-5 working days.

𝟮. 𝗣𝗲𝗼𝗽𝗹𝗲 𝗧𝗲𝗮𝗺 𝗶𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗲𝘄

An informal chat with our People Team to discuss your motivations, experience and personality.

𝟯. 𝗛𝗶𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗠𝗮𝗻𝗮𝗴𝗲𝗿 𝗶𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗲𝘄

Time to meet the team! Here you get to exchange more concrete thoughts about specific requirements and how you might fit into the role.

𝟰. 𝗧𝗲𝗰𝗵𝗻𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗲𝘀𝘀𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁

Up for a little challenge to showcase your skills? Depending on the position, we will either ask you to work on this form home or join us in the office.

𝟱. 𝗙𝗼𝘂𝗻𝗱𝗲𝗿 𝗶𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗲𝘄

Here you get the chance to meet one of our founders, Stefan and Joep. This is your chance to ask all your remaining questions about blackbear.

𝟲. 𝗢𝗳𝗳𝗲𝗿

Congrats! You've successfully made it through several rounds of challenges, now we're ready to make you an offer.