We are a group of makers, thinkers, and doers focused on helping today’s developers build tomorrow’s technology.

  • We put customers at the heart of everything we do. That’s why technology companies, major banks, e-commerce innovators, and government agencies use Kong to run mission-critical applications.

  • We embody open source and everything it stands for. We foster a culture of individualism across our entire company. We encourage our people to bring new ideas and innovations, regardless of level and function.


Konger Basics

  • U.S. Based
  • International Based
  • 📈 Stock options
  • 🏖️ Flexible vacation days - take the time you need!
  • ⚒️ Your choice of computer and other equipment
  • 👩‍⚕️ Awesome medical, dental, vision plans
  • 👩‍💻 Sit/Stand desks
  • 👵 401k plan
  • 🍱 Catered lunch 2 times per week
  • 🙌 Community volunteer events
  • 🎰 Game nights and board games during lunch
  • 😎 Fun happy hours and company outings
  • 🍫 Snacks and beverages to keep you going through the day
  • 🤝 A supportive team – whatever problem outside of work; we'll be there!
  • 🐶 Dog friendly office
  • 💵 Competitive salary
  • 📈 Stock options
  • 💵 Competitive salary
  • 👩‍💻 Your choice of computer and other equipment
  • 🏖️ Flexible vacation days - take the time you need
  • 🤝 A supportive team - whatever problem outside of work; we'll be there
  • 🙌 Community volunteer events
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our values

Why We Do It

We are passionate about solving challenges that will fundamentally shape the future of technology. If you believe in taking ownership of your work, making an impact and having fun along the way, come join us!


We work together from anywhere to achieve our common goals. Our differences make us stronger.


We are genuine, principled and confident without an attitude.


We are biased towards action, persevere and always go the extra mile.


We listen and speak up for customers, community, partners and each other.


We challenge the status quo by discovering, innovating, failing fast and learning.

Open Positions

  • Engineering

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  • OCTO

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  • Marketing

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  • Customer Experience

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  • Sales

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  • Operations

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  • Product

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  • Interns

Life at Kong

Behind the scenes at @thekonghq