Global Talent Acquisition Lead (f/m/x)

People & Culture • Full Time • Lisbon


We are Our mission is to create digital experiences to shape the way for the future of Mercedes-Benz and a new world of mobility.  

We don’t care about your shoes, as long as you are wearing the right attitude. At we walk the talk and make things happen. We do not digitize for the sake of being digital but for a better tomorrow for our customers. That’s not our job; it’s our passion. Therefore, we love to reflect and challenge everything – the status quo, Mercedes-Benz and ourselves. We share the same beliefs and stand up for each other and this is why we hire unique people.  


…be the Global Talent Acquisition Lead – you are expected to structure and innovate our recruiting processes from the ground up. Our Recruiting team of 4 people is inspired by you and together you will shape the future of our organization with every single new hire. You will set the tone for hiring the best and most diverse team that represents’s core values. 


You will be responsible for: 

  • Designing a premium recruiting strategy that will be scalable for global growth in the tech industry and flexible enough to integrate our core values: equity, inclusion and diversity 
  • Leading a team of inspiring recruiters – together you will identify, build and cultivate trends and processes that will help our teams to meet their challenging ramp up targets. 
  • The refinement of our employer branding and the set-up of an honest value proposition to our future employees – support will be provided by our internal communications team. 
  • Balancing stakeholder needs, as well as setting up and maintaining external and internal partnerships 
  • Managing your own full-cycle recruitment processes, engaging with candidates and stakeholders.
  • Setting up measures to make recruiting and its performance transparent to the company internally e.g. through metrics, dashboards, ambitious goals or simple communication of prioritization. #continouusimprovements 


  • To have the ambition to shoot for the moon – we are pacemakers and expect you to set the premium experience for our future employees – we set the pace, industry will follow. 
  • To be a collaborative and communicative networker who can sense market needs across cultures and locations – we have more than one location and hire far more than one culture. 
  • 5+ years of expertise in hiring in the tech industry! 
  • The will to win as a team – our recruiting team has unique talents and needs your expertise, the will to experiment and inspiration – joining in on recruiting processes and ‘rolling up the sleeves to get things done’ should be no problem for you. 
  • Proficient skills in English (verbal and written) – Portuguese would be a plus but can be learned in one of our internal classes. 
  • Excellent business acumen and analytical skills, with proficiency in utilizing data to come up with solid budget decisions 


  • No top-down hierarchy. We trust in your self-organization 
  • Colleagues that are as smart, hardworking and driven as you 
  • An amazing open-minded and informal culture with the backup of a giant company like Mercedes-Benz
  • iPhone, MacBook Pro or Dell (your choice) and noise-cancelling headphones 
  • Health insurance for you and your family 
  • Life insurance 
  • Proactive self-development in international Trainings and Conferences 
  • Language Training courses 
  • Feel good actions (massages, nutrition sessions, happy hour and more) 
  • Brand Connection Perks (Test Drives, Renting Programs and more) 
  • Much more cool stuff… 


  • develops software and technology for the digital platforms of Mercedes-Benz. We are focused on creating digital experiences for the future of Mercedes-Benz mobility worldwide, developing products for Sales & Marketing.  
  • Our main products are the Mercedes-Benz Website worldwide, the e-commerce platform, digital services and aftersales solutions.   
  • We work in Holacracy  – a “non-classical” framework which represents our operating system within the company. Our setup is based on purpose, circles and roles as well as their specific accountabilities.  


This is a full-time position, based in our office in Lisbon. We have a fantastic team with people from all over the world. We encourage frequent collaboration and pairing across disciplines. English is the main working language. is an equal opportunities employer. We believe that diverse experiences and a broad collective perspective lead to a better company culture and better products. 

Interested in engaging with a continuously evolving company to work hard, play hard and party hard? If so, please send your resumé (in English and PDF). 


Feel free to contact for further information and answers to your questions.

We Care About You

Hardware of Choice

are you team MAC or team DELL? You can be on either team and get the hardware of your choice. Our headphones are BOSE though.

Health Insurance

health insurance for MB.ioneers, their spouse and children* (*until they are 25 years old. Children with disabilities of 60% or more will still be covered if they are over 25 years old).

Sick Leave Support

social security does not pay for the first three days of sick absences. We got your back on this one!

Lunch Allowance

we support your quality time with colleagues during lunch with a little allowance

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