Lead Software Engineer (CRM & Business APIs)

Labster is an award-winning company that focuses on revolutionizing the way science is taught to students all over the world. Our customers: Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Exeter University and ETH Zurich.
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Labster is looking for a lead software engineer to drive the integration of Labster’s various business tools (Salesforce, SaaSOptics, Netsuite, homegrown tools, Gainsight, Intercom etc) with Labster’s platform APIs. 

Together with an amazing team, you will be paramount in finding technical solutions to streamline processes and support Labster’s business needs during a critical growth phase. Through high impact and meaningful work, you will directly contribute to Labster's mission to help millions of students globally. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Designing technical solutions to automate and streamline Labster’s internal processes end-to-end across Finance, Customer Success, Sales, and Platform
  • Lead the implementation of the solutions across the company
  • Oversee the work of required specialist consultants
  • Work closely with Labster’s engineering team to integrate new products with Sales, Customer Success and Finance teams
  • Ensuring code quality within the business systems team
  • Collaborating closely with Business systems product owner, and other team leads


  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 years’ of working experience in integrating business APIs
  • Hands-on experience and expert knowledge of Salesforce and working knowledge of other BI tools
  • Can-do attitude with a strong focus on value creation
  • Lifelong learner, keen to learn new technologies and skills
  • You are an analytical thinker, with an eye for simple yet powerful solutions.
  • Passionate about good code quality and software design
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment (Scrum, CI/CD, TDD)
  • Knowledge of Python, Django, PostgreSQL is a plus
  • Be fully proficient in English

Why You Should Join our Team: 

If you are wondering if Labster is a good fit for you, watch this short video from one of our founders. 



Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Labster, Zürich

Sihlquai 131
8005 Zürich Directions View page

Workplace & Culture

With 20+ nationalities placed in offices in Bali, Zürich, Copenhagen, and Boston, you will find yourself in a truly international environment. We truly value, and protect, engagement and empowerment as we believe that the best results are created by engaged and inspired team members. 

Labster is a Holacracy company where authority and decision-making are distributed throughout self-organizing teams. Don't misunderstand though - Labster offers great and healthy leadership; just with far less top-down management.

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