Technical Sourcer - HW1426 (BBBH346) East Palo Alto, California

Salary: Market Rates

We are the leading contributor to Apache-Hadoop, the worlds most popular platform for storing, processing, managing and analyzing big data, is looking to hire a TechnicalSourcerin our rapidly expanding Recruiting organization. You will be able to make an immediate impact by helping build our pipeline of qualified technical candidates for engineering.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct necessary research to build a qualified and diverse talent pool that enables us to find the Purple Squirrel
  • Create innovative sourcing strategies and recruiting campaigns that will target the top talent in the industry
  • Conduct initial phone interviews to assess candidate's skills, experience and interest
  • Partner with Staffing team to provide a great candidate experience and act as a candidate advocate
  • Develop a knowledge base of market research and a candidate contact database
  • Propose and implement ongoing improvements to sourcing efforts.


  • At least 3 years proven technical search experience in a technical search firm, start-up or corporate environment
  • Knowledge and experience in a wide range of current sourcing strategies, practices and trends and the ability to grasp new technologies.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, manage multiple clients and provide strong consultative skills throughout the search process
  • Ideal candidate will be self directed and highly motivated with a strong sense of urgency
  • Proven organizational skills with attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and manage competing demands
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills