Technical Sourcer

People Science
Menlo Park, CA
May 15, 2017
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Job Description

This is a Contract position

Technical Sourcer, Software Engineering

HR and Recruiting - Menlo Park, CA - Contracted
People Science employee on-site @ Facebook

This Sourcer will work closely with Recruiters and hiring managers to deeply understand technical requirements of the role, the function and how it fits into the organization.


• Team with Coordinators and Recruiters to manage an efficient model of operation.

• Strategize different ways to build talent pipelines and execute on tactical research, referral generation, events and sourcing campaigns. Will be seeking Software Engineers.

• Find, engage and activate passive candidates through the use of Boolean, LinkedIn and alternative search techniques.

• Screen resumes and interview candidates to determine fit.

• Regularly track pipeline activity to share with internal stakeholders.

• Recommend and drive improvements that impact local pipeline areas.

• Embody the company culture: Be Bold, Move Fast and Focus on Impact.


• 2+ years technical sourcing experience with a search firm or in-house recruiting team.

• Passionate about the product and able to speak to our technology/industry.

• Good eye for talent with ability to quickly screen resumes to identify fit.

• Excellent research/sourcing skills with ability to dive deep into searches for hard-to-fill reqs.

• Sound candidate engagement approach with ability to activate passive candidates.

• Sharp interview skills with ability to screen for both technical and cultural qualities.

• Solid tech and industry knowledge with ability to understand relevant tech skills, target companies, conferences, open source communities.

• Strong interpersonal skills with ability to communicate well.

• BS Required or equivalent experience

Menlo Park, CA


Sun, 14 May 2017 06:25:03 PDT