Sittercity

Sittercity’s mission is to make child care finally work.

Founded 2002
16-50 employees
  • Technology Infrastructure
  • Headquarters address
    20 West Kinzie Street, Chicago, IL 60654, USA

    We pioneered tech enabled child care in 2001, and we connect millions of parents with babysitters and nannies every year. Recently recognized as a 2018 Chicago Innovation Award winner and one of the best places to work by Crain’s and Built in Chicago, we are building a platform that is radically simplifying the way we find, book and pay for trusted care.

    Tech stack

    JavaScript, GraphQL, Kotlin, Ruby on Rails, Ruby, RxSwift, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Go, Swift, Golang

    Benefits

    Compensation and retirement

    401k

    Health and wellness

    Health insurance
    Dental insurance
    Vision insurance
    Life insurance
    Disability insurance
    FSA (Flexible Spending Plan)
    EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
    On-site fitness center

    Vacation and time off

    Unlimited time off
    Paid holidays
    Flexible working hours
    Work from home flexibility
    Volunteer time off
    Maternity benefits
    Paternity benefits

    Personal development

    Management training
    Job training
    Conferences reimbursement
    Hackathons

    Values and quality of life

    Diversity program
    Accessible via public transportation
    Bike parking
    Employee groups and committees
    Snacks and beverages
    Catered lunches
    Company activities
    Games and recreation
    Pet-friendly workplace
    Showers