Technical Sourcer

  • Affirm
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Jun 13, 2018
Full time Human Resources

Job Description

Affirm is growing, and so is our Talent Team! We need a high-energy Technical Sourcer who shares our philosophy that finding high-quality Engineering talent requires innovative, out-of-the-box thinking versus traditional reactive methods.  As the first impression of our company, you'll need to be able to relay a compelling picture of our company, vision, culture and responsibilities to prospective candidates, and be fearless in pursuing great candidates.

What you'll do

    • Strategize different ways to build candidate pipelines and execute on tactical research, referral generation, events and sourcing campaigns  
    • Support company hiring goals by building a pipeline for priority roles
    • Partner with leadership to understand the competitive landscape and gather insightful recruiting data
    • Qualify and engage candidates for relevant openings
    • Implement creative sourcing strategies to achieve hiring goals

What we look for

    • 2+ years of sourcing experience for fast growing startup with high standards, some experience with diversity sourcing preferable
    • Proven track record for successfully identifying and hiring exceptional candidates in high growth environments
    • Experience in creative sourcing through multiple channels (web, social/professional networks, etc.)
    • Solid tech and industry knowledge with ability to understand relevant tech skills, target companies, conferences, open source communities
    • Excellent verbal and communication skills
    • BS/BA degree preferred (CS-related would be a bonus)