Web Server Load Balancing with NGINX Plus

Our Mission is to Empower
Creators of the New Digital World

NGINX (pronounced Engine-X) started as and will always be an open source company, and as a result, our culture shares many characteristics with the open source community itself. As the fastest‑growing open source web server, with more than 450 million sites depending on our technology, we rely on our core values to guide our decisions as we continue to extend the range of tools, techniques, and technology that we deliver to our customers and the open source community.

Renowned Products

W3Techs has named NGINX the "Web Server of the Year" eight years in a row since 2010

Customer Service

NGINX won a Gold Stevie® award in 2017 and a Silver Stevie award in 2016 for Sales & Customer Service

Powering the Web

Forbes dubbed NGINX the “Quiet Giant” in 2014 because NGINX is the backbone of the web yet not a household name

Why Join NGINX?

Forward Thinking

From the open source web server to the NGINX Application Platform, we’re dedicated to the future.

Opportunities For Growth

Career growth isn’t just a saying at NGINX – it’s our goal for every employee.

Rooted In Community

From NGINX sports teams to charitable donations, our employees support each other and their communities.

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Leading With Integrity

Our leaders are focused and present, guiding our team to success.

Team Mentality

Every employee contributes to NGINX’s success – from our leadership to our interns, as a team and individually.

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Competitive Benefits

NGINX offers competitive benefits and perks like catered lunches, happy hours, NGINX swag, and more.

History of NGINX


NGINX F/OSS First Release

Igor Sysoev creates NGINX to solve the C10K problem, revolutionizing how servers operate in high‑performance contexts. Now, more than half of the Internet’s busiest websites use NGINX.


NGINX, Inc. Founded

Igor Sysoev co‑founds NGINX, Inc. to support the expansion of NGINX and develop NGINX Plus, which provides enterprise‑level support and professional services for customers using NGINX in production environments.


NGINX Plus First Release

NGINX Plus combines the functionality of a high‑performance web server, a powerful frontend load balancer, and a highly scalable accelerating cache to create the ideal end‑to‑end platform for our customers’ web applications.


NGINX Hits 100 Employees

As the heart of the modern web, NGINX’s employees include some of the most forward‑thinking minds in the application development and deployment world.


NGINX Gains 1,000 Customers

NGINX’s goal is to provide the core of what organizations need to create applications with performance, reliability, security, and scale. After all, building an application is only half the battle – delivering it is the other half.


NGINX Gains 450M Websites

Even today, many people haven’t heard of NGINX. The truth is that NGINX underpins everyday life on the web. People use NGINX every day, if not every second, they are on the Internet.


You Join NGINX

If you have a passion for innovation and want to help promote revolutionary products used every day by millions of people on the Internet, then join NGINX today!


NGINX Becomes Part of F5

Together with F5, our combined solution bridges the gap between NetOps and DevOps, with multi‑cloud application services that span from code to customer.

Office Locations

You can work from anywhere! F5 has a flexible working policy.

F5, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Our culture is built on values of Progress, Excellence, Openness, and Curiosity. These values are important to our company and its continued success. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. By fostering a diverse business environment, we welcome the opportunity to grow and learn from each other, our customers, investors, suppliers, and business partners. F5, Inc. offers a competitive salary, flexible work environment, health benefits package, and stock options.

F5, Inc. is not open to third‑party solicitation or resumes for our posted positions. Any resume submitted to an F5, Inc. employee by a recruiting firm that does not have a valid, written search agreement with us will be considered a referral, regardless of whether it is submitted for a posted position or for general consideration, and no matter how it is submitted (via email, the Internet, or other means). No fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by F5, Inc. as a result of the referral or through other means.

All career inquiries will be treated confidentially.