Careers at Opal

Hi there,

Thank you for considering Opal. Our long-term goal is to empower 1Bn people to focus better every day. We believe in the power of technology for human progress, productivity and happiness.

There has never been a more exciting time to join us as we are a small, experienced team, with a fast growing, capital efficient business (top 30 grossing productivity apps in the US).

We are looking for smart, ambitious people to join our team. If you want to make the internet a positive force for happiness, you will fit right in.

Reach out and we would love to meet you,
Kenneth, Opal

Why Opal

Our mission is to empower humans to focus better every day. We believe in the power of technology for human progress, productivity and happiness.
We are a small team in a fast growing (double digit each month), capital efficient business. $1M in Revenue per Employee in 2023 (projected).
We have outsized real-life impact on the daily lives of hundreds of thousands of people, we saved them over 50M Hours from less screen time to date.
We raised $8M from the founders and early-stage investors who built generation-defining companies like Pinterest, Snapchat, Revolut, Front and more.
Top 30 productivity apps in the US, aside apps from Google, Microsoft, Notion.

Our Team

Our team is experienced (average: 10 years of experience) and has worked for the likes of Google, Apple, Sunrise, Foursquare, Product Hunt. Kenneth, founder and CEO, has 15 years of product experience and built/sold his first company.

What we do

Opal is the #1 Screen Time app. Join 2M+ people who use Opal to protect their time and focus. With a combination of app restrictions, real time feedback and rewards, you can begin to focus better and accomplish your dreams, just like Opal’s members.

How we work

Remote-flexible. Our main office is a Paris, France, but we are remote-flexible and have a global DNA. Our current team members are in Paris, the UK and Poland. We will hire the world's best talent, wherever they are located geographically. We can relocate new hires. We meet regularly in Paris and every trimester for a week-long company meetup.

Ownership. We are experienced contributors and we take ownership. We thrive on documenting of decisions, accountability and individual goals. We value full transparency and empathy.

Weekly Release. We release an app version every Monday. We released 250+ App versions on the App Store, with a streak of 240 releases every consecutive Monday. We run multiple AB tests. We test features and ideas in production. Most ideas come from our community board, customer support, surveys and direct feedback.

Practical Impact. Everyone believes technology should be used to help people, rather than harm them. But we focus on practical solutions people can use right now, day to day. We are aligned with Humane Tech principles and need for change in regulation, but we focus on building a product today for everyday use. We track hours saved and so far, we saved over 50 Million hours of human time.

Funding

We raised $8M to date from the founders and early-stage investors who built generation-defining companies like Pinterest, Snapchat, Revolut, Front and more.
The logo of one of Opal's investors: a minimalist circle with an "A" shape drawn through it.
The Speedinvest logo, one of Opal's investors.
The 20VC logo, one of Opal's investors.
The 14W logo, one of Opal's investors.