Careers at Beekeeper


Beekeeper connects employers and staff working in different geographical locations.

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The Beekeeper secure messaging feature connects everyone in the company. Messages or updates can be sent directly or in a group chat. File sharing is available to distribute all types of documents. Increase employee engagement through live activity streams. Social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and RSS blog feeds can be connected to combine all updates in one place.

Beekeeper’s platform can help understand employees and collect opinions. Detailed data usage analytics on the application can be viewed on the administrative site. Key performance indicators (KPI) of communication can measure the impact and success of correspondence. Feedback polls can be distributed to collect employee’s opinion. Communication can be automated with trigger based workflows. Internal messaging campaigns can be scheduled in advance.

Beekeeper provides customizable security features and frequently test their services for vulnerabilities by external auditors. All connections to Beekeeper servers are Transport Layer Security (TLS) encrypted. Employers have complete control of who has access to specific work assignments and information.


Beekeeper was founded in 2012 by Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH) graduates Flavio Pfaffhauser and Cristian Grossmann. Beekeeper stemmed from the mobile social network for students in Switzerland called Spocal. The developers aimed to create a mobile networking application to help employers better communicate with workers in the service industry.

Beekeeper allows employees who have limited or no access to desktop computers and corporate email addresses the ability to stay in touch with the rest of their organization. Employers can set up access through proving logins and passwords or created a Quick Response (QR) code that employees can scan. Through the application teams can send messages, update assignment statuses, and share information. Their mobile application is available for download on iOS and Android devices. Their mobile application is available for download on iOS and Android devices.

Beekeeper was listed as one of the Top 100 SaaS Companies in Europe and Israel in 2016 by Accel. Their headquarters is based in Zurich, Switzerland and they have an office in San Francisco, CA. The company received $5 Million in funding from investors Fyrfly Venture Partners, b-to-v Partners, Polytech Ecosystem Ventures, along with Ariel Luedi, and Niklas Ostberg in 2016. More than 60 clients in the hospitality, retail, and manufacturing fields with users in more than 100 countries use the platform.