Technical Recruiter

Technical Recruiter

Direct Hire, Full Time, Full Benefit Package

Mid Town Manhattan

50 – 58 / Hour Contract to Hire

Job description

Our Client a Software Development Company is  looking to fill a contract Technical Recruiter position.  This position will help take our recruiting function to the next level by further building out our Technical team. There’s a lot of room to innovate and develop creative recruiting strategies and programs so for the right person, this may just be your dream job!


  • Represent our firm in a positive way and attract qualified candidates to join our team.
  • Manage candidate process and experience ensuring a positive interaction regardless of whether they get the job.
  • Full life cycle recruiting: post openings, source candidates, review resumes, screen applicants, manage interview process, gather feedback, conduct reference checks, provide salary recommendations, and present & negotiate offers.
  • Collaborate with Director, HR, Department Heads and Hiring Managers to develop & execute recruiting strategies.
  • Facilitate interview feedback and hiring discussions with interviewers and hiring managers.
  • Utilize innovative recruiting methods including social media sites, networking events, building partnerships, etc.
  • Foster applicant relationships & develop a pipeline for future positions.
  • Promote & generate employee referrals – partner with HR team to build out an innovative program.
  • Develop partnerships with colleges/universities, business/trade associations, and other interest groups.
  • Cultivate relationships with external recruiters and employment agencies.
  • Organize & attend recruiting events, including job fairs, meet-ups, & networking events.

Desired Skills and Experience


  • 5+ years of Technical Recruiting experience
  • Outgoing & dynamic personality with excellent communication skills and the ability to quickly connect and work with individuals across all disciplines
  • A proactive, results-driven approach
  • Natural ability to multi-task and respond quickly to ever-changing priorities
  • Ability to grasp new and emerging technologies
  • Patient, communicative team player that is detail oriented and has outstanding interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Start-up, e-commerce or Internet recruiting experience a plus
  • Computer savvy & proficient with Gmail calendar
  • Taleo experience
  • BA/BS preferred

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