Technical Sourcer

People Science
Menlo Park, CA
Jul 14, 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

Company Description
RCN - A Better Kind of Company

We've been in your neighborhood for years, providing services to your neighbors and supporting the community. If you've forgotten what it feels like to be satisfied with your entertainment provider, now is the time for you to experience:

Quality customer service from people who care
100% digital programming
A provider that supports the community
World-class fiber-optic quality
Free Video On Demand
Super-fast and reliable Internet service
For business customers, RCN Business offers a full suite of communications products and services to businesses of all sizes, including Internet, voice, video and network solutions.

Menlo Park, CA


Thu, 13 Jul 2017 06:25:03 PDT