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Open Applications

We're growing quickly and always on the look out for people who are as excited about the startup world as we are, who can bring a range of skills and experience to the team. Read on to find out about what we look for, and to see if we might be a good fit for you.

If you think we might be a good match please apply and we'll come back to you if there's a role coming up!


We’re looking for candidates who have great people skills, are fast learners, and are looking to apply their skills in an agile and fast-paced startup environment. Each position is busy and challenging, with tasks and responsibilities growing and changing as the company grows. 

The kind of roles we fill from Open Applications are in Community Management, Events & Hospitality, Marketing & Content, Data & Platform Management and Partner Engagement. 

What you’ll achieve at Dogpatch Labs:

  • You'll strengthen and expand your network through immersion in the Irish startup ecosystem working with influencers across corporates, startups and government.
  • You’ll benefit from full exposure to all aspects of running a world-class startup and innovation hub, working across all business areas from corporate innovation, growth, community, events to operations. 

Who you are

What motivates you

You’re passionate about the potential for platforms to enable entrepreneurship, startups and new technologies to make a positive impact on companies, the economy and society, and are excited about playing a role in accelerating the Irish startup ecosystem

Character & Mindset

There are 4 key characteristics we look for in every new team member at Dogpatch Labs:

  • Hardworking & dependable - you’re dependable and consistent and strong in planning, priority setting and execution. You’re a team player flexible around job responsibilities and willing to jump in and help where needed.
  • Productive & efficient - you’re self-motivated, independently driven and thrive in dynamic and fast-paced environments. You’re always looking to improve your productivity by learning new tools and methods.
  • Growth mindset - you’re ambitious and excited about working in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic environment, with a constant curiosity and a desire to learn new things. You’re prepared to highlight if and when you need help.
  • Strong team orientation - you embrace teamwork and enjoy fostering a collaborative and positive environment.

Skills you've developed

We have a tightly knit team with each member working across all functions of the business. Below are some of the skills that are key to working as part of the team.

  • Generalist with commercial acumen - you understand the constraints of the business world, and you are able and willing to work on a variety of tasks at once
  • Communication & marketing skills - you have great interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Team Communication & Management - you’re a strong team player and excel in helping deliver projects on time and to a high standard.
  • Organisation & Project Management - You’re a great organiser with strong ability to multi-task to meet deadlines. 
  • Technology - ability to use modern technology platforms, and learn quickly (Trello, Slack, Google Docs & Slides etc)