A good culture builds
a great team.

Join our team of digital nomads and work from anywhere, in your PJs or on a beach - enjoy work flexibility like never before!


Our core values

A world where everyone is able to leverage data to make better decisions


We work together to maximize our potential. We are there for each other and treat others as we expect to be treated. This is the 5X Family and we are better together!


We put everything on the table for everyone to see. This means that you have our permission to ask the tough questions and we will answer. We don't like playing political games.

5X "Outsized" Impact

Everything we do is centered around driving exponential value to our customers. Our customers find it impossible to think of a world outside of 5X.

Holistic Wellness

The 4 empires which determine our overall well being are the mental, emotional, physical and spiritual empires. At 5X, we prioritize all 4.

Hammock Value

We work together to maximize our potential. We are there for each other and treat others as we expect to be treated. This is the 5x Family and we are better together!

We are committed

With the new year brings new focus. If 2022 was the year of building, 2023 is the year of finding product market fit. Finding product market fit is exciting because it involves all teams working together as a cohesive unit. Sales, marketing, product, data, consultancy, finance, ops, talent, community all working together.

Our leadership team

Meet the dynamic minds driving our startup's success


Tarush Aggarwal

Founder & CEO


Qi Wu

Co-Founder  & CPO


Shrihari Shastry

Head of Engineering


Ester Nierga

Team & Culture


Philip Theron



Naveen Kumar A

Head of Data

We believe in creating an employee first culture

We strive to create a positive experience for all our team members at 5X


See what our employees have to say on Glassdoor

Hear from the employees

We believe happy employees are the key to success. Discover why they love working with us and join the club!

Working at 5X has been an enriching experience. I am very excited to be working with the latest tools to manage data, so there is a lot of learning. The culture is overall very positive. Everyone is really helpful. Glad to be a part of the 5X team!

Udaisree Abraham

QA Engineer

The company culture is fantastic and we have an incredibly supportive team. 5X strongly emphasizes on a work-life balance which allows me to maintain a healthy balance between my personal and professional life.

Nikhil VN

Front End Engineer

My journey at 5X as a Data Engineer has been truly remarkable, being a part of a dynamic and innovative environment where data-driven decisions are at the forefront of all that is done. It is a privilege to be working in an organisation that fosters a culture of continuous learning.

David Olaoye

Data Engineer

The Culture team assists and motivates to achieve your goals, professional as well as personal. Great place to work with talented engineers from across the globe and get proficient in data tools across the data platform. Working at 5X you can easily maintain work-life balance.

Sagar Shetye

Data Engineer

Leaders make sure to prioritize its people, and in return, I'm motivated to give back to the company. People I work with, no matter what level, contribute to building a culture of helping one another. Working at 5X has been a breathe of fresh air.

Carlo Engracia

HR Analyst

Our recruitment process

This is just a framework. The process may differ for different positions.


Join the Team!

We’re always on the lookout for like-minded folks to join our fast-growing global team. Join us in taking the modern data stack mainstream.

Interested in joining but didn’t find a suitable role?Write to us at recruitment@5x.co

Frequently asked questions

Everything you need to know about our product and culture

Is the job remote or hybrid? Where’s the office?

We fully embrace remote work. We will never ask you to come into an office. Since its inception in 2021, 5X has been a 100% remote organisation. What this means is, feel free to work from a hammock anywhere around the world.

How can I apply for a job at 5X?

To apply for a job at 5X, first, find the position that interests you on our Careers page. Click on the job listing to view the details and requirements. If you meet the qualifications, click on the 'Apply Now' button to submit your application. Follow the instructions provided, including uploading your resume and any other requested documents.

How long does the recruitment process usually take?

The duration of the recruitment process can vary depending on factors such as the number of applicants, the complexity of the role, and scheduling availability. We strive to conduct the process efficiently while ensuring a thorough evaluation of candidates. We will inform you of the expected timeline during the recruitment process.

What should I include in my application?

When submitting your application, make sure to include your updated resume, highlighting relevant experience, skills, and qualifications. You may also include a cover letter to further showcase your interest in the position and explain how your background aligns with the requirements. Provide accurate contact information so that we can reach you easily.

Will I receive a confirmation after submitting my application?

Yes, you should receive a confirmation email after submitting your application for a position at 5X. This email will acknowledge the receipt of your application and provide further instructions if necessary. Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive, it may take some time to process and review all applications.

Will I receive feedback if my application is unsuccessful?

While we make an effort to provide feedback to all candidates, due to the high volume of applications we receive, we may not be able to provide individual feedback to every applicant. However, we appreciate your interest in 5X, and we encourage you to apply to future opportunities that match your skills and qualifications.

Can I submit a general application or send my resume for future consideration?

Yes, we encourage you to submit a general application or send your resume for future consideration. While we may not have an immediate opening that matches your skills and experience, we review all applications received and may reach out to suitable candidates when relevant opportunities arise.

Write to us at recruitment@5x.co

I didn’t make it in this time, when can I reapply?

We are confident that you will gain more skills and experience with time and practice. We would be happy to take another look at your resume in 3 months time if there are relevant roles open in your domain.

I have accepted the offer to work at 5X. What’s next?

Once you have accepted the offer the People & Culture team will take over your onboarding process. Following are some of the steps we follow:

  1. Contract and 5X policies: we will send across a contract detailing your role, compensation, benefits, and other policies for your consideration and confirmation.
  2. Once the contract is signed, we will send you a welcome message containing basic information about the company - employee handbook - and access to the 5X platforms.
  3. The First Day - you will meet your respective team members and leaders to provide clarity and guidance for the tasks/projects for the first few weeks/months. You will also have a mentor who can help you navigate the organisation and provide support.
  4. HR department will follow up on with you progress once per month to make sure you are comfortable.

Our culture is of great importance, and we want everyone to understand and experience it in a positive way!