Are you considering applying or have you applied for a role at Hotjar? Here are answers to our most frequently asked questions.

How long does your recruitment process typically take?

4-6 weeks? Why does it take so long?

I recently applied now the role is closed off already. What happened?

It’s been a while and I haven’t heard from you. Why not?

What steps are involved in the recruitment process?

For our Software Engineer, Frontend and Software Engineer, Backend roles, of any levels, the process is:

Why do you ask candidates to record a video?

Who will I speak with during the recruitment process?

Because it’s a remote job, why does it matter what time zone or region I’m in?

What is Hotjar's approach to Compensation?

How does Hotjar employ people?

Why does Hotjar fill roles with contractors?

What does it mean to work as a contractor for Hotjar?

If I join Hotjar will I be required to travel?

I’ve never worked remotely before. How does it work?

If I’m offered a role, will you contact my references?