Senior Executive Recruiter- Engineering

San Francisco, CA

Come Help Us Build Twitter!

Twitter - the Number 1 Career Destination for Recruiters. The future of Twitter puts a strong emphasis on building great leadership, and we seek a seasoned and sophisticated engineering and product leadership recruiter to support our growth. As part of the Executive Recruiting team, you will partner closely with Twitter’s global technology leaders to identify and attract the best engineering and product leadership to the organization. In this role, you will own your searches start to finish and be charged with providing strategic advice resulting in a best in class candidate and client experience. We are hands-on, quick, creative, collaborative, and strategic. We love search and being a part of helping Twitter grow globally. As a key member of the team, you will have the opportunity to help shape how we do our work, set the standard for greatness, and expand your recruiting chops into other functional areas. This is a full time, permanent role.  


Responsibilities

  • Drive a high-touch, proactive, and consultative full life-cycle search process
  • Consult with hiring leaders to define ideal candidate profiles and develop compelling job descriptions
  • Advise hiring leaders on search strategy, effective and efficient search processes, and market/hiring trends
  • Source, attract, and deliver highly qualified passive candidates
  • Assess candidates and make recommendations to hiring managers, manage the evaluation process and hiring decisions, execute candidate follow–up and feedback
  • Partner with research to develop research and sourcing strategies to ensure we meet or exceed or hiring goals while proactively building a diverse pipeline of top talent
  • Collaborate closely with human resources to forecast hiring needs, identify internal talent for open roles, and ensure smooth onboarding for new hires
  • In partnership with compensation, provide guidance on compensation packages
  • Extend and negotiate employment offers
  • Work closely with recruiting coordinators to ensure a good candidate interview experience
  • Manage outside search firms as necessary

Who you are:

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 7+ years of recruiting experience. At least 5 of which are focused on software engineering and product positions
  • Experience working in an executive search firm and technology company preferred
  • Experience using Internet recruiting methods, including sourcing products and applicant tracking systems
  • Superior research and sourcing skills

 

Skills and Personal Characteristics

  • Highly curious with a genuine interest in people and their motivations.
  • Self-motivated and proactive with a reputation for critical thinking and seeing around corners.
  • A real passion for identifying diversity recruiting opportunities is strongly desired
  • Ability to collaborate with senior engineering and business leaders from top-tier companies
  • Detail oriented with a drive for efficiency and consistency

 

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter. Twitter is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

 

San Francisco Applicants: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Hiring Process

Step 1

After you apply, a recruiter may reach out to you for an introductory call.

Step 2

If your background is a match for the role, you may phone interview with 1-2 people.

Step 3

If you continue through the process, you will come onsite 1-2 times to interview with a total of 5-10 people.

Application

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At Twitter, we have a bold aspiration to reach every person on the planet. We believe that goal is more attainable with a team that understands and represents different cultures and backgrounds and we are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter.

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