Learning & Development Specialist

Job description

Our company

Our mission is to defend human rights and democracy through building software that is essential for digital freedom and privacy protection for all Internet users.ProtonMail was founded in 2014 by a group of scientists who met at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). And since its inception, the company has grown at a fast pace and today has over 26 million users. Our principal product, ProtonMail, is the world’s largest secure email service. Our second product, ProtonVPN, is one of the world’s most popular VPN services. Our vision is to build an Internet platform for the protection of digital rights, and we are also developing additional products such as ProtonCalendar, ProtonDrive, and much more.Proton users include leaders of the Hong Kong protest movement, New York Times journalists, some of the world’s largest corporations, and millions of ordinary citizens from over 180 countries. Our team is diverse and dynamic, representing over 30 different nationalities, with offices in Geneva, Zurich, Prague, Vilnius, Skopje, San Francisco, and Taipei.

Role description: 

We are looking for a Learning & Development Specialist to join our growing team. Your main objective will be to create development programs to support the growth and evolution of all Proton team members around the world. You will be based in Prague with an international scope and will report to the Head of HR in Geneva.


What you will do:

  • Be a driving force in building a culture of continuous learning and growth
  • Identifiy development needs, create yearly training plans and budgets 

  • Rollout training initiatives in all our locations, from searching for providers to analyzing participants' feedback
  • Monitor budget, satisfaction and efficiency

  • Contribute to various HR development initiatives (evolution, company surveys, performance management) locally and globally

  • Be a point of contact for the teams in Prague and handle office-related activites (on-boarding, office management, events)

Job requirements

  • Ideally a first experience in Learning & Development, preferably in a fast paced medium-sized company
  • Familiar with with learning methods, platforms and trends (e.g. coaching, shadowing, online training)
  • Creative and curious
  • At ease with numbers and spreadsheets
  • Good communication, negotiation and coaching skills
  • Ability to work effectively with people from all levels of organization
  • Ability to build relationships and foster collaborative work environment
  • Strong English language skills

Why work at ProtonMail?

  • We work on interesting, challenging problems every day. There is never a dull moment.
  • Our startup culture means everyone’s opinion matters. You can have a significant impact.
  • Our rapid growth means there are many opportunities for advancement
  • The chance to do something meaningful. ProtonMail protects dissidents, journalists, and activists. Our work saves lives.
  • Be part of something bigger. Millions of people and businesses around the world have embraced our idea of an Internet where privacy and security are the default. Join the privacy revolution that is changing the world.

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