I'm a techieEmployer brandingHeadhuntResourcesCase studies
Haystack for employers
Tech hiring—without the hassle
Tap into the tech scene. Source, engage and hire verified tech talent matched to your company's culture, values and tech stack.
Applications through the Haystack app
100s of employers, from enterprise to startup, use Haystack to hire tech talent
Tech hiring giving you a headache?
Driven by our award-winning tech careers marketplace, we've helped 1000s of techies find meaningful opportunities at companies that match their interests, values and tech stack.
Get matched instantly
Tired of sending outreach messages into the void? Proactively engage verified and vetted techies from across the UK tech scene who are actively searching for their next opportunity on Haystack.
Get matched
Senior DevOps Engineer available on HaystackSenior DevOps Engineer available on Haystack
Ditch irrelevant applications
Drowning in irrelevant applicants from generic job boards? Our AI assisted algorithm matches your roles to verified tech talent based on their interests, values and tech stack.
Find tech candidates
Tech roles advertised on HaystackTech role advertised with Haystack
Be seen by the tech community
Put your best foot forward. It takes less than 5 minutes to build a Haystack profile and start showcasing your employer brand to 1000s of vetted and verified techies who browse Haystack every day to survey the tech landscape.
Hire tech talent
Employer branding on HaystackBuild your employer brand with Haystack
Tap into the tech scene
From Data Scientists, to your next CTO - we've got you covered.
Hire Developers, Data Scientists and Designers across the UK
Start your free 60-day trial today

Built for Talent Acquisition teams and Hiring Managers at companies of all shapes and sizes

Dunelm chose Haystack as the "Golden Solution" to their tech hiring challenges

Raytheon Technologies logo

Raytheon partnered with Haystack to reposition itself within the tech community

Read more case studies

"Haystack is game changer. It provides instant access to high quality, targeted and engaged candidates. We made two successful hires the first time we used Haystack."

Chief Operating Officer at Multivitamin Group
Dan Blackman
Chief Operating Officer
Multivitamin Group Logo

"All of a sudden we've gone from not having access to a talent pool, to actually having a vast number of tech candidates at the ready for us to approach, talk to and engage with. It’s been a golden solution to something that was really a problem for us."

Martin Wilkinson
Talent Acquisition Partner

“Haystack enabled us to discover hard-to-reach tech talent that weren’t on other platforms or the books of recruiters. We were able to control how our brand was positioned with the tech community and get our roles directly in front of highly relevant candidates.”

Director of Software Delivery at NBS
Phil Scott
Director of Software Delivery
NBS Logo

"I love that this product has been a market disruptor. Utilising Haystack as a recruitment marketing tool has allowed us to get our vacancies in front of more tech candidates and ultimately make more hires."

Talent Acquisition Lead at Hedgehog Lab
Lauren Kernick
Talent Acquisition Lead
Hedgehog Lab logo

"I'm a big fan of Haystack. I like that engineers have control on the platform, so they're more likely to engage if they know they aren't going to get bombarded by recruiters which I think is key. Haystack is by far the most cost-effective tool we've used and has given us a very healthy ROI."

Talent Acquisition Lead at Goodlord
Sam Mullaly
Talent Acquisition Lead
Goodlord logo
Hire smarter with Haystack

21 days

average time to hire. Get matched instantly to verified tech talent working in engineering, management, devops, QA, architecture, data, design and product.


average hiring ROI when benchmarked against industry standard recruitment fees.


of Mid to Senior level users exclusively use Haystack to discover tech opportunities on their terms.
Spend less time sourcing and more time hiring
Tired of sending outreach messages into the void and hearing nothing back? Let Haystack do the heavy lifting. Get matched to active tech candidates instantly and discover your next tech hire in 21 days or less.
Find out more
Access all kinds of tech talent
All the info upfront
Every candidate on Haystack comes with all the key information you need to make a decision. Visa status, skillset, sector interests and portfolios make it a breeze to hone in on the best techies for your company.
Fill your pipeline
Say goodbye to cold outreach, build a pool of candidates who are already interested in your business, and contact them when new opportunities arise.
Access advanced analytics
Get ahead of the curve with our personalised reporting. Improve your processes, increase visibility and optimise your brand to maximise conversions.
Tap into an exclusive community of hard to find tech talent
Traditional hiring tools have past their sell-by date with the tech community. 46% of Mid to Senior level users on Haystack told us they exclusively use us as their primary source for tech opportunities.
Find out more
Senior Software Engineer on Haystack
Built for techies, by techies
Start building interest where your audience actually hang out. Haystack is an exclusive community that's been built for techies, by techies.
Craft engaging and intelligent ads
Traditional advertising is dead in the water, techies want hyper-relevant ads only. Create job ads that cut through the noise and get straight to the point.
Be seen by your new tech team
Create intelligent ads that target candidates based on tech stack and interests. Your listings will only be seen by techies who've matched with your business.
Companies on Haystack achieve on average a 300% hiring ROI when benchmarked against agency fees
Don't break the bank. Wean yourself off recruitment agency spend, cut out unnecessary hiring fees and reach tech talent on your terms.
Find out more
Source tech talent on Haystack
Drive key results
Recruitment agencies are old news. Tap into our engaged community of techies and mitigate your reliance on outsourced recruitment.
Hire smarter
Why waste your budget on generic sourcing platforms? With Haystack, you can be certain that your jobs are only being seen by techies that match your listings.
Keep costs under control
Haystack's flexible pricing options means you can dial things up or down depending on your hiring needs. Chat to one of the team to find out more.
We're a hit in the tech community
92% of Haystack users told us they'd refer a friend. So, it's no wonder we're so highly rated.
"Honestly the future of job hunting"
"Amazing app to find tech opportunities"
"Love what you've done with the place"
"Like Stack Overflow jobs... but much better"
1000s of Developers, Data Scientists and Designers with skills like these use Haystack every day to discover their next opportunity
React.jsNode.jsPHPJavaTypescriptKubernetesGolangPythonMicrosoft AzureC#KotlinDjango logoTerraformRubyNode.jsAngular.js
“I would 100% recommend Haystack. When I’ve been talking to people who are looking for new roles, I’ve said to download Haystack.”
Lead Software Engineer hired through Haystack
Hired by EPAM Systems
Ray Blair, Lead Software Engineer
"Haystack definitely exceeded expectations and was much more streamlined than using a job search website, or going through a recruiter."
Ollie Reeve, Senior Web Developer
Hired by The Verve Group
Ollie Reeve, Senior Web Developer
"I applied for the job and literally the next day Tom from Fuzzy reached out. It was 30 days from starting on Haystack"
Software Engineer hired by EPAM systems through Haystack
Hired by Fuzzy Labs
Callum Wells, Software Engineer
Discover world-class techies matched to your culture, values and tech stack